Daily Log 6.23.2014


6/23/2014

Cambridge Police Daily Log: June 23, 2014

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Date & Time

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06/20/2014 02:58
INCIDENT 14004302
MISC. REPORT TYPE

PINE ST
A Cambridge woman stated that she possibly heard a gunshot. The reporting party could not confirm if it was definitively a gunshot, a search of the area did not produce any evidence of ballistics or fireworks.

06/20/2014 03:45
INCIDENT 14004303
DOMESTIC DISPUTE

JACKSON PL
Officers responded to a Jefferson Park residence for the report of a verbal argument between two brothers. There was no physical violence or threats.

06/20/2014 07:24
TRAFFIC 14004306
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

CHURCH ST
Police were dispatched to Church Street for a past Hit & Run report. The victim reported that an unknown motor vehicle side swiped her motor vehicle while traveling straight on Mass. Ave. The suspect fled the scene without stopping to make themselves known.

06/20/2014 10:01
INCIDENT 14004308
CREDIT CARD FRAUD UNDER $250 c266 S37B

BERKSHIRE ST
A Cambridge resident reported that an unknown person used his debit card to make two transactions online, totaling $60.00.

06/20/2014 10:54
INCIDENT 14004309
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME c275 S2

CAMBRIDGEPARK DR
A construction site worker was threatened by an unknown protester during a job action at a construction site.

06/20/2014 11:22
TRAFFIC 14004310
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

BINNEY ST
An Andover resident reported that he was informed by a colleague that his motor vehicle was struck while it was parked inside a parking lot on Binney St. Victim's vehicle sustained minor paint damages to its front bumper.

06/20/2014 11:42
INCIDENT 14004314
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION c266 S30A

CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
Ahmad Brathwaite, 43, homeless, was arrested for shoplifting CDs, valued at $99.98, from a Cambridge establishment.  

06/20/2014 12:42
INCIDENT 14004317
MISC. REPORT TYPE

BLACKSTONE ST
A Blackstone Street employee observed a male looking in car windows in the employee parking lot.

06/20/2014 12:44
INCIDENT 14004319
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
A Loss Prevention employee for a Cambridge store reported that two suspects were captured on surveillance video shoplifting over $400 dollars worth of products. Soon-there-after, a third suspect came into the store and returned the previously stolen merchandise.

06/20/2014 13:50
INCIDENT 14004318
CREDIT CARD FRAUD OVER $250 c266 S37C

HUBBARD AVE
A Hubbard Ave resident reported that some unknown person used his ATM card and withdrew $300 from his account.

06/20/2014 14:36
INCIDENT 14004324
LARCENY UNDER $250 c266 S30

DANA PL
Cambridge Police responded to a Dana Place residence to take a report for larceny of two bicycle tires.

06/20/2014 14:52
INCIDENT 14004326
LARCENY UNDER $250 c266 S30

AMHERST ST
A resident of Exeter, NH stated that an unknown individual stole his bike while it was locked in Cambridge.

06/20/2014 15:11
INCIDENT 14004328
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO c266 S28

NORFOLK ST
A Norfolk Street resident reported that an unknown person smashed her vehicle's window with a brick, while parked on Norfolk Street.

06/20/2014 15:12
INCIDENT 14004323
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

BINNEY ST
An Everett resident reported that her vehicle was struck by another vehicle while she was stopped at a red light. Operator suspect fled the scene without making themselves known.

06/20/2014 15:32
INCIDENT 14004325

CAMBRIDGE ST
A Cambridge resident stated that a disgruntled employee made threats to punch him in the face, and also punched a window with his fist causing damage.

06/20/2014 16:14
INCIDENT 14004331
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY -$250, MALICIOUS c266 S127

HASKELL ST
A Cambridge resident observed and reported a young male damaging a window screen of a building located on Rindge Avenue.

06/20/2014 16:25
INCIDENT 14004330
B&E MV IN DAYTIME OR NIGHTTIME FOR MISDEMEANOR C26

BROADWAY
Cambridge Police responded to a Broadway residence to take a report for a Breaking & Entering to a motor vehicle.

06/20/2014 16:29
INCIDENT 14004332
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

ELLERY ST
A non-resident stated that her bicycle was stolen while it was locked outside of an establishment on Broadway.

06/20/2014 16:34
ARREST 14004329
WARRANT ARREST REPORT

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Maximillion Landry, 41, of 6 Allston Street 1 Somerville, MA was arrested on a warrant out of Cambridge District Court for Reckless Endangerment of a Child.

06/20/2014 16:59
INCIDENT 14004333
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

 CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
Edward L. Hardy, 32, homeless out of Quincy was detained in the Loss Prevention after observed by personnel selecting two headphone boxes, each valued at $299.99.

06/20/2014 17:07
INCIDENT 14004338
LARCENY UNDER $250 c266 S30

 RINDGE AVE
A Cambridge resident reported that his son's mountain bike was stolen from the playground at a School field.

06/20/2014 17:29
INCIDENT 14004336
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

 SIDNEY ST

 Cambridge Police responded to a Sidney Street business to take a report from an employee for the larceny of her bicycle.

06/20/2014 17:34
TRAFFIC 14004334
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

BENT ST
A Cambridge resident reported a hit and run accident on Fifth St near Otis St.

06/20/2014 17:42
INCIDENT 14004340
MOTOR VEH, LARCENY OF c266 S28

 MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Jamaica Plain man stated an unknown individual stole his moped from in front of his office. The moped is valued at $2,500.

06/20/2014 18:22
INCIDENT 14004339
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO c266 S28

 RINDGE AVE
A Walden Street resident reported that an unknown person smashed his vehicle's windshield while it was parked at Russell Field.

06/20/2014 18:48
INCIDENT 14004341
EXTORTION BY FALSE REPORT OF CRIME c265 S25

 LANCASTER ST
A Cambridge resident was a victim of an attempted extortion by telephone claiming he had to pay monies in exchange not to be arrested for unpaid taxes.

06/20/2014 20:22
INCIDENT 14004342
UNLICENSED OPERATION OF MV c90 S10

PROSPECT ST
Luiz Cascales,54, of 40 Governor Winthrop Rd. Somerville, Ma was arrested for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle after he was observed failing to stop for a red light at the corner of Prospect and Cambridge Streets.

06/20/2014 20:59
INCIDENT 14004343
DOMESTIC DISPUTE

 TECHNOLOGY SQ
Cambridge Police responded to Tech Square for a report of a disturbance. A domestic dispute report was taken.

06/20/2014 21:28
INCIDENT 14004344
B&E DAYTIME FOR FELONY c266 S18

 RINDGE AVE
A Rindge Avenue resident reported a group of individuals entered their garage and stolen two bicycles valued at $680.

06/20/2014 23:40
INCIDENT 14004346

DOMESTIC DISPUTE

 JACKSON PL
Police were dispatched to Jackson Pl. for a dispute between a mother and daughter.

06/20/2014 23:46
INCIDENT 14004347
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Somerville resident reported his backpack was stolen from Central Square.

06/21/2014 00:08
INCIDENT 14004348
LARCENY UNDER $250 c266 S30

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
An Albany Street resident reported her backpack was stolen from Central Square.

06/21/2014 03:00
INCIDENT 14004349
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME c274 S6

 MEMORIAL DR
The CPD responded to Memorial Dr. to speak to the manager about some suspicious activity.

06/21/2014 03:42
INCIDENT 14004350
MUNICIPAL BY-LAW OR ORDINANCE VIOL (CIV) c40 S21

COLUMBIA ST
Police units responded to an address on Columbia St. for a report of a MV alarm sounding. After an attempt to notify the owner was unsuccessful, the MV was towed.

06/21/2014 04:37
INCIDENT 14004351
A&B WITH DANGEROUS WEAPON +60 C265 S15A

PROSPECT ST
Marguerite JEAN-BAPTISTE, 21,176 Prospect St #1 Cambridge, MA was placed under arrest at her residence for Assault and Battery with a dangerous weapon.  

06/21/2014 09:49
INCIDENT 14004353
MOTOR VEH, TAKING & STEALING PARTS c266 S28

CHURCHILL AVE
A Churchill Ave resident reported that an unknown person stole several interior parts from his motor vehicle while it was parked in a parking lot.

06/21/2014 10:10
INCIDENT 14004356
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

 WHITE ST
Police were dispatched to a supermarket in Porter Square on a report of an employee who was stealing money from the company.

06/21/2014 10:16
INCIDENT 14004354
LARCENY OVER $250 BY FALSE PRETENSE c266 S34

GERARD TER
A Cambridge resident reported that someone attempted to scam money from him over the phone.

06/21/2014 10:57
INCIDENT 14004355
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

SIXTH ST
Danielle Griffin 32, of 36 Trull St. Somerville, MA was arrested at a supermarket for Larceny over $250. After admitting to her employers she had taken over $2,000 from the cash register on multiple occasions.

06/21/2014 11:33
INCIDENT 14004357
MISC. REPORT TYPE

SOMERVILLE AVE
Police were dispatched to an unattended suitcase in Porter Square.

06/21/2014 14:42
INCIDENT 14004358
VIOLATION OF HARASSMENT PREVENTION ORDER

BISHOP ALLEN DR
A Bishop Allen Drive resident reported a harassment prevention order violation.

06/21/2014 16:00
INCIDENT 14004359
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

MASSACHUSETTS AVE

Witnesses called in a hit and run incident located at Mass. Ave. and Peabody St. involving a truck.

06/21/2014 18:34
INCIDENT 14004360
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

 CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
A Somerville resident reported that his cell phone was stolen from his kiosk stand while he was assisting a customer. The phone is valued at $692

06/21/2014 18:34
INCIDENT 14004361
MOTOR VEH, LARCENY OF c266 S28

AUBURN PK
The CPD responded to a residence at Auburn Park for a report of a larceny of a motor vehicle.

06/21/2014 19:21
INCIDENT 14004363
LARCENY UNDER $250 c266 S30

JACKSON ST
A resident of Jackson St. reported that an unknown suspect stole his sons bicycle from a school bike rack.

06/21/2014 20:00
INCIDENT 14004365
SHOPLIFTING BY CONCEALING MDSE c266 S30A

CAMBRIDGESIDE PL

Frank Charles Criscitello,33, of 19 Ellsworth street Lowell, MA and Derek Matarazzo,26, of 84A Tibbetts Town Way Charlestown, MA were arrested for shoplifting.

06/21/2014 20:52
INCIDENT 14004366
MISC. REPORT TYPE

 MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police and Fire responded to a Cambridge establishment for a suspicious package.

06/21/2014 21:51
INCIDENT 14004367
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

HANCOCK ST
The CPD responded to Hancock St. for a report of a larceny of a bicycle.

06/21/2014 22:38
INCIDENT 14004368
A&B c265 S13A

ALBANY ST
The Cambridge Police responded to Albany St. for a disturbance.

06/21/2014 22:54
INCIDENT 14004369
TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

BRATTLE ST
Police units responded to a motor vehicle accident after a small SUV crashed against the fence at Brattle St. There were no injuries but significant property damage.

06/21/2014 23:15
INCIDENT 14004372
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY +$250, MALICIOUS c266 S12

FAIRVIEW AVE
A Cambridge resident stated that on three different occasions unknown person(s) threw eggs at his automobile.

06/22/2014 00:04
INCIDENT 14004371
A&B c265 S13A

PINE ST
Cambridge Police responded to a Pine Street residence for a report of a possible domestic dispute.

06/22/2014 01:55
INCIDENT 14004374
MISC. REPORT TYPE

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police were dispatched to a restaurant for a dispute over an unpaid check. Restaurant management and the patron were able to settle the dispute.

06/22/2014 02:01
INCIDENT 14004375

CENTRAL SQ
Vinson Givans, 23, of 146 Colombia Street Cambridge, MA was placed under arrest and charged with Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Operating a Motor Vehicle Without a Seatbelt.

06/22/2014 04:04
INCIDENT 14004376
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

WILLOW ST
CPD units responded to Willow St. for a hit and run crash. The suspect motor vehicle fled prior to our arrival. A parked motor vehicle sustained major front end damage and a tree was also damaged.

06/22/2014 06:56
INCIDENT 14004377
LARCENY UNDER $250 c266 S30

 MAIN ST
A resident of Allston reported that his bicycle was stolen from in front of Main St.

06/22/2014 08:16
INCIDENT 14004378
UNLICENSED OPERATION OF MV c90 S10

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Cambridge resident was summoned to court for a motor vehicle infraction on Mass Ave in Central Square

06/22/2014 11:31
INCIDENT 14004380
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

 FOLLEN ST
A Brewer St resident stated while moving he inadvertently left a backpack on the sidewalk. The backpack has not been recovered.

06/22/2014 11:56
DOMESTIC VIOLEN 14004382
A&B WITH DANGEROUS WEAPON c265 S15A

 MAY ST
A Cambridge resident contacted CPD to report a domestic assault that had taken place at her home the night before involving her dad.

06/22/2014 12:25
INCIDENT 14004383
B&E MV IN DAYTIME FOR FELONY C266 S18

 ALBANY ST
A resident of East Boston reported an unknown person(s) smashed the rear window of her motor vehicle while it was parked on Albany St. The unknown Suspect then removed various property.

06/22/2014 15:21
INCIDENT 14004385
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

DANA ST
A female reported damage to her motor vehicle. The female stated that a vehicle hit her parked vehicle, on a public way, and took off without leaving proper notification.

06/22/2014 16:09
INCIDENT 14004386
B&E MV IN DAYTIME FOR FELONY C266 S18

 BRATTLE ST
A Virginia resident reported that while his vehicle was parked on Brattle St., an unknown person smashed the rear passenger side window and stole a briefcase.

06/22/2014 18:23
INCIDENT 14004387
B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

FRANKLIN ST
A Belmont resident reported that an unknown person broke into her vehicle (in an unknown manner) and stole a backpack from the back seat. Vehicle was parked on Franklin Street.

06/22/2014 18:57
INCIDENT 14004389
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY -$250, MALICIOUS c266 S127

RIVER ST

A non resident reported that a person known to him punctured his rear tire.

06/22/2014 20:50
INCIDENT 14004391
LARCENY OVER $250 c266 S30

 RINDGE AVE
A resident of St Gerard Terrace reported that her bicycle, valued at 900.00, was stolen from the rear of a school.

06/22/2014 22:40
INCIDENT 14004392
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY +$250, WANTON c266 S127

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to the area Mass Ave and Brookline for a disturbance.

06/22/2014 23:31
INCIDENT 14004393
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

 CAMBRIDGE ST
A Quincy resident called to report a hit and run in the area of Cambridge and Elm St. He stated he was in his vehicle when the vehicle that was parked in front of him backed up and struck his vehicle. The operator exited his vehicle to speak with the victim. The suspect then got back into his car and drove away in the direction of Boston. The suspect did not exchange any information with the victim.

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