Police Blotter 03-17-2010
Monday, March 8
4:41 a.m. – Call for medical aid for an individual who reports a nose bleed.
6:20 a.m. – Officer reports to station that he will assist in directing traffic for arriving school parents and children.
7:59 a.m. – Call received from the Fire Department that there is an accident on Revere Street in the vicinity of White Hen Pantry. Officer reports that the two vehicle operators will exchange registration papers.
9:47 a.m. – Police find a weapon (pistol) on the beach (Shore Drive). Officer reports it is an authentic handgun. The weapon is photographed by the police and it is then removed from the area.
12:13 p.m. – A vehicle operator is stopped on Walden Street and issued a speeding citation.
12:26 p.m. – Officers respond to the high school on a stolen motor vehicle follow-up.
12;49 p.m. – Animal control officrs calls to request assistance with an individual with a prior belligerent history. Officer was dispatched to the scene.
1:36 p.m. – Caller from Woodside Avenue reports that all doors to her residence are open. Officers report the landlord may have had someone working on the apartment. Police report all is OK at the scene and there is no forced entry to the residence.
1:39 p.m. Caller reports that he believes several juveniles broke into his apartment. Officer reports that there have several B &Es in the complex. It appears that a group of juveniles is using the apartments for drinking parties.
2:17 p.m. – Caller reports that there are vehicles obstructing the driveway and a fire hydrant on Overlook Drive. Officer dispatched to scene and issues a parking violation.
2:33 p.m. Medical aid call for an elderly man with a pulmonary bleed on Cutler Street. Call is transferred to the Fire Department.
2:37 p.m. An individual walks in to the police station to report that there is a large raccoon and possum dead in front of a home on Bayou Street. Case was referred to animal control.
2:43 p.m. – Officer issues stop sign and no seat belt citations to a motor vehicle operator on Walden Street.
3:59 p.m. Officer issues citation for speeding to motor vehicle operator on Walden Street.
4:26 p.m. Caller reports a large group and it looks like an altercation may take place. Police report a group of 14-year-olds in the area hanging out.
5:17 p.m. – Warning issued to motor vehicle operator for traveling down the wrong way of a street. Operator was not familiar with the neighborhood.
5:20 p.m. – An individual at a Golden Drive residence is arrested on a default warrant.
9:19 p.m. – Officer issues a parking ticket on Cutler Street for a corner law violation.
Tuesday, March 9
12:40 a.m. – DPW is notified about water pooling on Putnam Street.
12:48 a.m. Officer issues a citation to motor vehicle operator on Pleasant Street.
5:35 a.m. – A vehicle is towed on Cliff Avenue (obstructing driveway).
8:42 a.m. – Officer transports a prisoner to East Boston District Court.
10:56 a.m. – Officer reports that he has stopped a motor vehicle operator on Veterans Road for speeding. A citation is issued.
11:05 a.m. – Officer reports that he has stopped a motor vehicle operator on Veterans Road for speeding.
11:20 a.m. – Officer issues citations for speeding and seat belt violation to motor vehicle operator on Veterans Roads.
11:39 a.m. Call referred to animal control officer concerning a resident who left three dogs unattended on front porch on Summit Avenue.
12:10 p.m. – Caller reports that a guard rail in a parking lot on Washington Avenue has been vandalized.
12;51 p.m. – A vehicle was damaged in a hit and run incident on Ocean View Street.
1:12 p.m. – An individual walking on Main Street is arresting on an outstanding warrant.
2:22 p.m. – Call is referred to animal control officer concerning an animal that has gone under a porch on Palmyra Street.
2:44 p.m. – A caller reports that marijuana smoke can be detected in a building on Governors Drive. Officer spoke to home owner and an FI will be filed.
2:50 p.m. – Officer reports he has stopped a motor vehicle operator on Veterans Road. The operator is issued citations for unregistered operation and operating withour a licensed operator in the vehicle. The vehicle is towed from the scene.
10:25 p.m. – Caller reports a male creating a disturbance in the hallway on Walden Street. Officers stopped motor vehicle leaving the area. The incident involved an argument between two people. The individual was waiting in the hallway to stay warm until a person arrived to give the individual a ride home in his motor vehicle.
Wednesday, March 10
3:58 a.m. –Caller reports that back door is opened in a building on Putnam Street. Officers report that outside is open, but inside doors are closed. Outside door is secured by officers.
10:13 a.m. – An individual reports that a missing 16-year-old youth may be staying with a friend at a residence on Moore Street. An officer visits the residence and receives no response at the door.
10:22 a.m. – Individual reports suspicious individuals in and out of the yards on Faun Bar Avenue. Officer respond and reports that the individuals are surveyors.
10:31 a.m. – Caller reports graffiti incident on private property on Shirley Street.
11:25 a.m. – Individual reports smoke coming apartment of a neighbor in Fort Heath Apartments. WFD is notified and will respond.
12:02 p.m. – Officer was flagged down by two citizens who reported a beeping sound coming from the mailbox on Shirley Street. Officers respond to scene. Traffic barricades were set up and area blocked off. Adjacent businesses were evacuated as a precaution. MSP Logan Bomb Squad responds and U.S. Postal Inspectors arrives. A cell phone was found inside the delivery box. Scene is rendered secure.
3:50 p.m. – An individual reports that his motor vehicle was vandalized on Coral Avenue.
10:39 p.m. – An individual walks in to the police station and reports unauthorized charges to his debit card. The financial institution is notified.
Thursday, March 11
12:08 a.m. – A driver for a local business came to the police station to report that he was robbed by a male with a knife on Sunset Road. Case was turned over to detectives.
2:10 p.m. Caller reports her 11-year-old son was bitten by a dog at a Summit Avenue residence and the individual has been unable to contact the animal control officer. Information is passed on to animal control officer about the incident.
Friday, March 12
11:09 a.m. – Officer issues citation for speeding to motor vehicle operator on Pleasant Street.
11:33 a.m. – Officer issues citation for speeding to motor vehicle operator on Main Street.
12:43 p.m. Officer issues citation for speeding to a motor vehicle operator on Pleasant Street.
1:27 p.m. – Caller reports a fight on Main Street. Officer reports the pedestrian who was allegedly struck has walked off, according to the drive. No crime occurred.
2:18 p.m. Caller reports finding a purse containing cash and personal papers on Shore Drive.
4:33 p.m. – Individual walks in to the police station to report that between March 8 and march 9, a back tire cover and a Sony digital camera were stolen from inside a motor vehicle. No explanation was given why the individual waited until March 12 to report this crime.