Police Blotter

Friday, October 15, 2010
By Transcript Staff

Wednesday, Oct. 6

12:45 a.m. – Caller claims car is parked at a Franklin Street address. The people in the car are throwing trash out of the vehicle. Officer requests additional unit. Officer reports that there are five individuals in the vehicle. One person is arrested for a 94C violation.

2:47 a.m. – A call is received from a Sargent Street residence but there is static on the phone. Call is returned to that number and a message is left. Officers reports that the house is darkness and there is no answer at the door.

7:27 a.m. – A call is received from Chelsea Control reporting that an individual said that a rock was thrown at his vehicle in East Boston. The person was informed that he must report this information to the Boston Police A-7.

9:02 a.m. – A caller from Governors Drive needs medical assistance. The call is referred to the fire department.

1:48 p.m. – A resident of Summit Avenue reports that her son was bit by a dog last Sunday. Her son has received three stitches over his left eye. Information has been passed on to the animal control officer.

2:26 p.m.— Callers from Chester Avenue reports a strong smell of gas in his basement. The fire department is notified.

3:17 p.m. — Caller states that he has witnessed a motor vehicle crash in front of the Center Café on Woodside Avenue. One vehicle is at the scene, but the owner of the other vehicle involved in the crash is not around, so a message is left for the owner.

5:27 p.m. – An individual walked in to the police station and said that he was assaulted by another individual.

5:29 p.m. – A caller reports that he has information that a teenager found a handgun in he center area and has it in his possession. Units search the area and could not locate the teenager. Detectives report that the youth called home and reports he is at a location in the town. Detectives responded and spoke with him. He denied finding a weapon and search turned up no weapon or evidence of weapon.

5:34 p.m. – An individual reports that someone knocked down the no parking sign in front of Miller Field.

5:35 p.m. – An individual reports that her son, while on his bicycle, was struck in a crosswalk at Magee’s Corner. The motor vehicle fled the scene.

10:43 p.m. – Officer answers call about loud music on the second floor of a Shore Drive residence. The stereo is located and the volume of the music is turned down.

 

Thursday, Oct. 7

2:39 a.m. – 3:26 a.m. Five directed patrols by police reveal that the areas of Revere Street, Walden Street, Public Landing, Winthrop Center, and Coughlin Playground are quiet.

7:19 a.m. – An officer stops a New Hampshire-registered vehicle on Cutler Street and issues a citation to the operator for speeding.

7:30 a.m. – A motor vehicle is stopped on Shore Drive and a citation is issued for speeding.

12:27 p.m. – A caller from the Ingleside Park area states that a man wearing a black sweatshirt and red pants with a black hat is irrational. He is near the skate park yelling. Officers report that the 16-year-old male has calmed down.

1:13 p.m. – There is a call about an imminent fight, but officers report they check the area of Franklin Street to no avail.

1:27 p.m. An individual called to report that his son put his school bag down for just a minute near the high school and when he went to get it, someone had taken it.

5:19 p.m. – A motor vehicle is stopped on Walden Street, but all the youths in the vehicle appear orderly at this time.

10:01 p.m. – An individual reports an issue with a landlord at a Winthrop Street residence. The officers speaks with all parties. It is a civil matter.

10:57 p.m. – Caller would like the police to check on her father because his phone is off the hook. The father was home at the Putnam Street residence and he said he will contact his daughter.

 

Friday, Oct. 8

8 a.m. – Officer assists traffic entering the Gorman School zone.

8:12 a.m. – An individual requests an ambulance to transport his wife to the hospital for a follow-up. Call is transferred to WFD and EMS for service.

8:30 a.m. – An individual reports that her former boyfriend has been harassing her via the telephone and threatening her with bodily harm. She said she will be seeking an ERO from the East Boston District Court.

8:53 a.m. – An individual reports that large green plastic bags were left on the sidewalk along Bartlett Road and Orlando Avenue containing roofing debris. Steve Calla of the DPW is notified.

9:59 a.m. An individual from Plummer Avenue reports that a skunk in the area appears to be ill. Animal control officer Van Buskirk is notified and will respond.

10:03 a.m. – An individual requests a representative from the DPW check on a tree that was just planted in front of her residence on Revere Street. Steve Calla of the DPW is notified.

10:51 a.m. – An individual at a Winthrop Street residence requests an ambulance for a female there with a laceration on her wrist. Call is transferred to the WFD and EMS for service. Officer reports the individual cut herself on a broken dish in the sink. The individual is transferred to the Whidden Hospital via EMS.

3:22 p.m. – An individual reports her vehicle was parked in the rear lot of the high school and was apparently struck by an unknown vehicle. The rear quarter panel and bumper were dented.

5:32 p.m. An individual reports that kids are running on and off her porch at a Trident Avenue residence. This is an ongoing neighborhood problem. Officer spoke to all parties involved, mostly 10-11-year-old kids. Problem is temporarily resolved.

7:29 p.m. – A neighbor in the vicinity of the middle school reports that kids were throwing trash out a vehicle behind the middle school. An officer reports that he spoke with two youths and had them pick up whatever trash they had disposed and then proceed to walk home. The officer took their car keys and said that he is going to speak with the parents.

 

Saturday, Oct. 9

2:03 a.m. – 5:10 a.m. – A series of directed patrols are conducted to several areas in the town.

7:49 a.m. An individual reports observing a male in a white Lexus parked in front of a Shirley Street business. The individual appears to be sleeping in the car. Officer reports speaking to a male who had been asleep in the car. The individual in the vehicle had his license under suspension, so the keys were seized and brought to the station and locked up for safe keeping. The individual walked home to a residence on Wave Way Avenue.

8:52 a.m. – An individual from Madison Avenue would like to see a police officer regarding a breaking and entering of his motor vehicle Friday night.

11:13 a.m. – An individual reports that a senior citizen fell and sustained some injuries on Revere Street. WFD and EMS notified and the individual is transported to MGH via EMS.

2:24 p.m. – Officer spoke to 15-20 individuals who were playing beer pong in the National Grid substation driveway. They moved back to their own property on Winthrop Street.

9:49 p.m. – 11:17 – A series of directed patrols are conducted in several areas of the town.

 

Sunday, Oct. 10

3 a.m. – A caller reports that two people wearing grey hoodies with flashlights are breaking into motor vehicles parked along the seawall near 1 Shore Drive. Officers have two suspects stopped on Moore Street wearing grey hoodies. They have no flashlights and have no criminal history. No evidence of crime. Officer reports that motor vehicles at Beach Circle show no damage and none have been entered.

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