Daily Log 1.23.2014


1/23/2014

Cambridge Police Daily Log: January 23, 2014

Type #
Date & Time

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01/22/2014 07:33
INCIDENT 14000475
LARCENY OVER $250 BY SINGLE SCHEME c266 S30

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Cambridge bank reported that an individual conned them out of funds using a check, which was later to be determined stolen.

01/22/2014 07:57
INCIDENT14000476
B&E MV IN DAYTIME FOR FELONY C266 S18

GREEN ST
A Cambridge resident reported a break-in to a motor vehicle that occurred on Green Street.

01/22/2014 10:23
INCIDENT 14000477

DOMESTIC DISPUTE

HAMPSHIRE ST
Police units were dispatched to a residence on Hampshire St. Upon arrival it was determined that an argument occurred between a boyfriend and a girlfriend. No physical violence was reported.

01/22/2014 11:42
INCIDENT 14000479
LICENSE SUSPENDED, OP MV WITH c90 S23

BROADWAY
A criminal application was sought on a resident of Watertown following a motor vehicle stop for operating a motor vehicle after license suspension.

01/22/2014 12:34
INCIDENT 14000489
LARCENY UNDER $250 BY FALSE PRETENSE c266 S34

MAPLE AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a residence on Maple Ave for a report of an attempted Larceny By False Pretense.

01/22/2014 13:30
INCIDENT 14000486
EXTORTION BY FALSE REPORT OF CRIME c265 S25

NORFOLK ST
A resident of Cambridge reported that an unknown person called her demanding $5,900 to clear up a warrant for her arrest.

01/22/2014 13:33
INCIDENT 14000484
DOMESTIC DISPUTE

WESTERN AVE
Police responded to a Cambridge residence for a domestic dispute between a son and his parents.

01/22/2014 13:53
INCIDENT 14000485
LARCENY FROM PERSON c266 S25

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
An Allston resident reported that someone stole her purse while she was at a nightclub.

01/22/2014 14:52
INCIDENT 14000487
EXTORTION BY FALSE REPORT OF CRIME c265 S25

INMAN ST
An Inman Street resident reported an extortion attempt. A suspect had called to say he would harm a member of the victim's family unless he was paid $3,000.00. This sort of incident has recently become a common scam.

01/22/2014 16:01
INCIDENT 14000490
UTTER COUNTERFEIT NOTE C267 S10

JFK ST
Cambridge Police responded to a Cambridge business for a report of an unknown male who passed a counterfeit note during a purchase on the previous day.

01/22/2014 16:09
INCIDENT 14000492
LARCENY OVER $250 BY FALSE PRETENSE c266 S34

CEDAR ST
A resident of Cambridge reported that a person posing as a law firm called and stated that if he did not pay off a web loan, the firm would start legal proceedings. The victim paid the person a total of $700.00. The "law firm" called again the next day trying to get more money for court fees. The victim called the law firm directly and they stated that someone has been posing as them and stealing money from people.

01/22/2014 17:44
INCIDENT 14000493
IDENTITY FRAUD

UNION ST
Cambridge Police responded to a residence in Cambridge for a report of Identity Theft.

01/22/2014 19:44
INCIDENT 14000497
B&E FOR MISDEMEANOR c266 S16A

PEARL ST
A Pearl Street resident reported a past Breaking & Entering. Upon arrival the resident stated that she believed someone had entered her residence. No evidence of forced entry was found and nothing was reported missing.

01/22/2014 19:53
INCIDENT 14000496
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
The District Sales Manager for a local retail establishment stated that the store conducted a 30 day audit of the Cambridge location, which revealed a loss of $10,654.00 in stolen merchandise or falsified returns by their employees.

01/22/2014 23:13
INCIDENT 14000498
A&B c265 S13A

CAMBRIDGE ST
An employee of a Cambridge business reported being punched by a patient.

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