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Daily Log 1.26.2020


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Cambridge Police Daily Log: January 24-26th, 2020

Type #
Date & Time

Info

01/26/2020 08:15
INCIDENT  20000617
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO C266 S28

MEMORIAL DR
A Dedham resident reports that an unknown suspect threw an object that broke the rear window of his taxi.

01/26/2020 09:00
INCIDENT  20000618
B&E MV IN DAYTIME OR NIGHTTIME FOR MISDEMEANOR C26

HOLDEN ST
A Cambridge resident reports an unknown suspect did gain entry to her Subaru Legacy. Nothing was removed but the motor vehicle had been rummaged through.

01/26/2020 10:29
INCIDENT  20000621
TAGGING PROPERTY C266 S126B

PEARL ST
Cambridge Police responded to Pearl Street for a malicious destruction report.

01/26/2020 12:01
INCIDENT  20000623
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

HINGHAM ST
A resident of Hingham Street reported his parked motor vehicle was struck on Hingham Street.

01/26/2020 12:24
INCIDENT  20000622
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME C275 S2

WALDEN SQUARE RD
A Cambridge resident reports a person known to her, did call her cell phone and threaten her. This same person called her cell phone ten times in a five-hour period in an effort to harass her.

01/26/2020 12:25
INCIDENT  20000625
B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

FAIRFIELD ST
Cambridge Police responded to Fairfield Street for a past breaking and entering to a motor vehicle report.

01/26/2020 12:39
INCIDENT  20000624
A&B C265 S13A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to Mass Ave in Harvard Square for a disturbance.

01/26/2020 14:05
INCIDENT  20000626
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

RINDGE AVE
An Arlington resident reports her motor vehicle was struck in Cambridge and the operator fled without making themselves known.

01/26/2020 14:28
INCIDENT  20000627
MISC. REPORT TYPE

LEE ST
Two individuals came into the Central Square sub-station to file a report.

01/26/2020 16:26
INCIDENT  20000630
MISC. REPORT TYPE

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to Massachusetts Avenue for a report of a person with a gun. The reporting party stated that she observed a suspect with what she believes was a black handgun in his front waistband. The suspect reportedly did not brandish or purposely display a firearm. Officers searched the area for the suspect to no avail.

01/26/2020 19:05
INCIDENT  20000631
B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

KINNAIRD ST
Cambridge Police responded to Kinnaird Street for a breaking and entering to a motor vehicle.

01/26/2020 19:19
INCIDENT  20000632
MISC. REPORT TYPE

HARVARD SQ
Officers responded outside of the Harvard Square T station for a miscellaneous report.

01/26/2020 19:33
TRAFFIC  20000633
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

MADISON AVE
A Cambridge resident reported a hit and run to his motor vehicle.

01/25/2020 05:06
INCIDENT  20000595
MISCELLANEOUS MUNIC ORDINANCE/BYLAW VIOL

PLYMOUTH ST
Cambridge Police were dispatched to a Plymouth St. residence for the report of a loud party. The resident was issued a noise ordinance violation.

01/25/2020 10:17
INCIDENT  20000598
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

DUDLEY ST
A Cambridge resident reports an unknown vehicle struck her parked vehicle, causing damage. They left without making themselves known.

01/25/2020 10:19
INCIDENT  20000597
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A resident of Cambridge reported that her motor vehicle was struck while parked near Mass Ave.

01/25/2020 10:49
INCIDENT  20000599
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

BROOKLINE ST
Officers responded to the area of Brookline Street for the report of a package theft.

01/25/2020 12:32
INCIDENT  20000601
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

GRAY GDNS
A Westborough resident reports an unknown vehicle side swiped his work van and left without making their identity known.

01/25/2020 13:49
INCIDENT  20000603
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME C275 S2

ALEWIFE BROOK PKWY
Cambridge Police responded to a Fresh Pond shopping center for a threats report.

01/25/2020 13:51
INCIDENT  20000604
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY -$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

MT AUBURN ST
Cambridge Police responded to a business on Mount Auburn Street for a past malicious destruction report.

01/25/2020 14:08
INCIDENT  20000606
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

BROOKLINE ST
Officers responded to the area of Brookline Street for the report of a package theft.

01/25/2020 14:19
INCIDENT  20000605
CREDIT CARD FRAUD OVER $1200 C266 S37C(E)

FRANKLIN ST
A resident of Cambridge reports an unknown person made numerous bank transaction without his authority on 1/25/20.

01/25/2020 15:24
INCIDENT  20000607
LARCENY FROM BUILDING C266 S20

HARVARD ST
A Harvard Street resident reported that someone opened a box delivered by Amazon and removed a pair of $70 refurbished headphones.

01/25/2020 17:22
INCIDENT  20000609
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

PROSPECT ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Prospect Street for a report of a stolen bicycle.

01/25/2020 19:02
INCIDENT  20000611
B&E MV IN DAYTIME OR NIGHTTIME FOR MISDEMEANOR C26

FOREST ST
A Cambridge resident reported his motor vehicle broken into on Forest Street.

01/25/2020 20:24
INCIDENT  20000612
MISC. REPORT TYPE

BRATTLE ST
Cambridge Police responded to a Harvard Square business for the report of an unwanted person inside.

01/25/2020 22:58
INCIDENT  20000614
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME C275 S2

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a Massachusetts Avenue business for a threats report.

01/24/2020 07:10
INCIDENT  20000567
SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE / EOD INVESTIGATION

HURON AVE
The Cambridge Police responded to the area of the Fresh Pond market on Huron Avenue on a report of a suspicious package. Upon arrival, the package was cleared by the explosive unit.

01/24/2020 07:19
INCIDENT  20000568
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

ALBANY ST
A female staying at an Albany Street shelter reports that sometime overnight a bag containing her identification and bank cards was stolen.

01/24/2020 09:55
INCIDENT  20000570
WARRANT ARREST REPORT

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
ECC dispatched CPD units to a Mass. Ave. bank on a report of a party attempting to cash off of a closed account. Upon arrival, Officers spoke with the bank manager who reported that the male (Joseph Bushfan, 29, 808 Memorial Drive in Cambridge) had attempted to cash a check from a closed account. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that Bushfan had a warrant out of Dorchester Municipal Court for Threats to Commit a Crime. Bushfan was placed under arrest for the warrant and the issue with the check will be investigated by criminal investigations for possible complaints.

01/24/2020 10:01
INCIDENT  20000571
DRUG, POSSESS TO DISTRIB CLASS A C94C S32

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a fast food restaurant on Massachusetts Avenue for a report of a male behaving oddly and spreading a considerable amount of a white-looking powder substance over a table. Upon Cambridge Police arrival and a subsequent investigation, Dithmar Bulla, 29, 36 Boylston Street in Boston, was placed under arrest for Possession of Class A to Distribute and Possession of Class C to Distribute. A field test indicated the white-looking substance was a drug and it was Fentanyl.

01/24/2020 10:04
INCIDENT  20000569
B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

YERXA RD
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Yerxa Road for a report of a past breaking-and-entering to a motor vehicle parked in a driveway.

01/24/2020 12:17
INCIDENT  20000573
B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

NORRIS ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Norris Street for a callers' report that someone had stolen her iPad sometime overnight from her motor vehicle.

01/24/2020 12:33
INCIDENT  20000574
LARCENY FROM BUILDING C266 S20

BELMONT ST
An Arlington resident reports a theft of a jacket from a Belmont Street commercial building.

01/24/2020 13:06
INCIDENT  20000575
MISC. REPORT TYPE

MAIN ST
Cambridge Police responded to Main Street for an argument between a resident and a tow truck driver.

01/24/2020 14:26
INCIDENT  20000577
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

STORY ST
A Cambridge resident states that she has received harassing letters and emails from an unknown male.

01/24/2020 15:37
INCIDENT  20000580
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CONCORD AVE
A Concord Ave resident reported a package theft.

01/24/2020 15:38
INCIDENT  20000583
B&E DAYTIME FOR FELONY C266 S18

MADISON AVE
A Madison Avenue resident reports that someone broke into their house sometime in the morning of January 23, 2020. She stated the unknown suspect stole her wedding ring and around $800 in cash.

01/24/2020 16:40
INCIDENT  20000582
LARCENY OVER $250 BY FALSE PRETENSE C266 S34

LEIGHTON ST
A Cambridge woman was the victim of a scam using her Venmo account.

01/24/2020 17:19
INCIDENT  20000581
IDENTITY FRAUD

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Cambridge resident approached officers about a possible identity theft.

01/24/2020 19:28
INCIDENT  20000587
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION, C266 S30A

SOMERVILLE AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a department store in Porter Square for loss prevention seeking assistance with an individual they had detained. The Dorchester resident had picked up several electronics and walked out of the front door without paying for them. He was advised he was summonsed for Shoplifting by Asportation.

01/24/2020 19:42
INCIDENT  20000588
LICENSE SUSPENDED/REVOKED, OP MV WITH C90 S23

CAMBRIDGE ST
Members of the Cambridge Police Special Investigations Unit arrested Baltazar Barros, 52, 50 Charles Street in Dorchester, and charged him with Operating a Motor Vehicle with a Suspended License and Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine. Detectives observed Barros operating a motor vehicle in the East Cambridge area and were aware that he had a suspended license. Once stopped and placed under arrest, a search of the motor vehicle he was operating revealed six individual baggies containing a white powdery substance believed to be cocaine. Barros also had $1,130 in his possession.

01/24/2020 20:50
INCIDENT  20000589
LARCENY OVER $250 BY FALSE PRETENSE C266 S34

MUSEUM WAY
A Cambridge resident came to the police station to report that she had been the victim of a scam that amounted to a large financial loss.

01/24/2020 20:51
INCIDENT  20000590
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

FOLLEN ST
A Follen Street resident reported a larceny from her apartment building.


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