Daily Log 11.12.2018


11/13/2018

Cambridge Police Daily Log: November 12th, 2018

 

Type #

Date & Time

Info

11/12/2018 09:13

INCIDENT  18008018

MISC. REPORT TYPE

GARDEN STREET

The Cambridge Hackney Unit received a complaint about a taxi driver giving a customer a hard time about paying with a senior discount coupon.

11/12/2018 09:39

ARREST  18008020

WARRANT ARREST REPORT

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

John Brownlee, 38, 112 Southampton Street in Boston, was placed under arrest on warrants out of Roxbury (Disorderly Conduct, Trespass, and Resisting Arrest) and Cambridge (Shoplifting by Asportation).

11/12/2018 09:42

ARREST  18008021

WARRANT ARREST REPORT

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Richard Stokes, 37, 93 Whitfield Street in Boston, was placed under arrest on warrants out of Dorchester. The charges include Threat to Commit Crime, Intimidating a Witness/Juror/Police/Court Official, Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, and Larceny Under $1200.

11/12/2018 11:35

INCIDENT  18008023

ROBBERY, UNARMED c265 S19

CAMBRIDGESIDE PLACE

Theophilus Mensah, 37, 240 Warren Street in Randolph, was placed under arrest for Unarmed Robbery after assaulting a loss prevention officer while shoplifting from a Cambridgeside Place business.

11/12/2018 12:21

INCIDENT  18008024

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

WALDEN STREET

A resident of Walden Street reported that his motor vehicle was sideswiped between 3:00pm on November 10 and 8:00am on November 11 while parked in front of his house. The vehicle sustained significant damage.

11/12/2018 13:22

INCIDENT  18008025

MISC. REPORT TYPE

COLUMBIA STREET

Officers responded to the area of Columbia and Harvard Streets for a report of an assault in progress. Upon arrival, the suspect had fled and the victim stated that he did not wish to pursue charges because nothing had been stolen from him and he was uninjured.

11/12/2018 14:06

INCIDENT  18008026

MISC. REPORT TYPE

ALEWIFE BROOK PARKWAY

A Cambridge resident reported that tools were stolen from his home.

11/12/2018 14:39

INCIDENT  18008029

THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME c275 S2

ALBANY STREET

An Albany Street resident reported threats.

11/12/2018 14:51

INCIDENT  18008027

SOMERVILLE AVENUE

A Porter Square business reported a shoplifting of a cell phone.

11/12/2018 15:23

INCIDENT  18008032

MISC. REPORT TYPE

JFK STREET

A dumpster fire was reported in an alley off of JFK Street. The party whose cigarette had caused the fire was spoken to and advised not to dispose of cigarettes in the dumpster in the future.

11/12/2018 16:16

INCIDENT  18008031

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

WALDEN SQUARE ROAD

Officers responded to a larceny in progress in the area of Walden Street. The suspect did not have the missing cell phone with her.

11/12/2018 17:59

INCIDENT  18008033

UNINSURED MOTOR VEHICLE C90 S34J

SOMERVILLE AVENUE

Officers stopped a vehicle for excessive speed and the driver, a resident of Arlington, was issued a citation for Uninsured Motor Vehicle.

11/12/2018 18:15

INCIDENT  18008034

A&B c265 S13A

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Officers responded to Central Square for a report of a man who had just been punched in the face. The victim and bystanders gave conflicting statements and were unable to offer information about the suspect. The victim was transported to the hospital for minor injuries.

11/12/2018 23:06

INCIDENT  18008039

TOOLS, LARCENY OF CONSTRUCTION c266 S27

FRANKLIN STREET

Officers responded to Central Square for a report of a larceny from a construction site.

 

Cambridge Police Daily Log: November 11th, 2018

 

11/11/2018 03:39

INCIDENT  18008000

A&B WITH DANGEROUS WEAPON c265 S15A

CAMBRIDGE PARKWAY

Officers responded to a Cambridge Parkway hotel for a report that two employees of the business had been assaulted by two guests over a disagreement about their room key. A resident of Springfield was summonsed for Assault and Battery With a Dangerous Weapon, Assault and Battery, and Failure to Stop for Police.

11/11/2018 09:20

INCIDENT  18008004

MISC. REPORT TYPE

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Officers responded to a disturbance at a convenience store located on Massachusetts Avenue.

11/11/2018 13:22

INCIDENT  18008009

LARCENY OVER $1200 BY SINGLE SCHEME c266 S30(1)

CHILD STREET

A resident of Child Street reported being the victim of a scam between October and November 2018. The victim received a telephone call supposedly from a foreign law enforcement agency and was convinced to wire them money in order to prevent her arrest.

11/11/2018 15:34

INCIDENT  18008011

TELEPHONE CALLS, OBSCENE c269 S14A

BROADWAY

Officers responded to a Broadway business for a report of harassing phone calls of an obscene nature made to the store.

11/11/2018 15:49

INCIDENT  18008012

MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO c266 S28

WALDEN STREET

Officers responded to the area of Walden and Wood Streets for a report of malicious destruction to a motor vehicle. The reporting party’s vehicle had sustained a deep scratch on the passenger side door while parked in a parking lot between approximately 8:00 a.m. and 12 p.m. on November 2.

11/11/2018 15:50

INCIDENT  18008010

LARCENY FROM PERSON c266 S25

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A resident of Marlborough reported his wallet stolen from a gym on Massachusetts Avenue between approximately 3:45 and 3:48 p.m.

11/11/2018 16:45

INCIDENT  18008014

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A resident of Boston reported her purse stolen from a Central Square nightclub on the night of November 10.

11/11/2018 17:05

INCIDENT  18008015

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY +$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

MT AUBURN STREET

Officers responded to a Mt. Auburn Street business for a malicious destruction of property report. The business owner reported that an unknown person(s) had broken the window pane to the property. The window was taped and covered for safety.

11/11/2018 18:27

INCIDENT  18008017

B&E DAYTIME FOR FELONY c266 S18

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

A resident of Cambridge reported a breaking and entering to his office on Massachusetts Avenue.

 

Cambridge Police Daily Log: November 10th, 2018

 

11/10/2018 07:13

INCIDENT  18007977

ROBBERY, ARMED c265 s17

BRATTLE STREET

William Oliva, 29, 484 Kings Highway in Brooklyn, New York, was placed under arrest for Armed Robbery, Possession with Intent to Distribute a Class B Drug, and Threat to Commit Crime. Oliva was initially arrested for taking cash from an individual in Harvard Square and waving scissors at the victim when he attempted to reclaim his property. Crack cocaine was found in Oliva’s possession. During booking, Oliva was verbally assaultive towards the booking officers and repeatedly threatened to kill all of the officers present.

11/10/2018 10:02

INCIDENT  18007979

B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

WHEELER STREET

A resident of Lawrence reported a breaking and entering to his vehicle that occurred between 7:30 p.m. on November 9 and 10:00 a.m. on November 10 while it was parked on Wheeler Street.

11/10/2018 11:08

INCIDENT  18007980

MOTOR VEH, LARCENY OF c266 S28

LAMSON PLACE

A resident of Lamson Place reported a stolen motor vehicle that was last seen on Essex Street around 10:30 p.m. on November 9.

11/10/2018 11:53

INCIDENT  18007982

USE MV WITHOUT AUTHORITY c90 S24

ERIE STREET

Officers responded to an Erie Street residence for a report of a motor vehicle that had been stolen by a known individual.

11/10/2018 14:12

INCIDENT  18007985

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

MAGAZINE STREET

Officers responded to Cambridge Street for a past hit and run property damage report. A Cambridge resident reported that his vehicle was parked on Cambridge Street near Fulton Street when it was struck and damaged by an unknown vehicle.

11/10/2018 15:03

INCIDENT  18007987

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

JFK STREET

Officers responded to a JFK Street business for a report of two shoplifting incidents in the past two days by the same suspect.

11/10/2018 15:41

INCIDENT  18007986

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

JFK STREET

A Cambridge resident reported that his bicycle was stolen from a street post on JFK Street between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. on November 9.

11/10/2018 19:00

INCIDENT  18007991

MISC. REPORT TYPE

HARDWICK STREET

A resident of Hardwick Street reported that an unknown person(s) had attempted to enter her residence through a back door.

11/10/2018 19:27

INCIDENT  18007993

B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

BENT STREET

Officers responded to First Street at Bent Street for a report of a breaking and entering to a motor vehicle. An unknown suspect(s) smashed the window of the reporting party’s vehicle and stole a backpack containing books and a HP laptop between approximately 5:30 and 7:00 p.m.

11/10/2018 21:52

INCIDENT  18007996

MISC. REPORT TYPE

CHURCHILL AVENUE

A resident of Churchill Avenue reported threats.

11/10/2018 22:02

INCIDENT  18007995

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

OXFORD AVENUE

Officers responded to Oxford Avenue for a report of a hit and run resulting in damage to a motor vehicle.

11/10/2018 23:40

INCIDENT  18007999

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

PLYMPTON STREET

Officers responded to Plympton Street for a report of a larceny of a backpack from a nearby restaurant.

 

Cambridge Police Daily Log: November 9th, 2018

 

11/09/2018 08:09

INCIDENT  18007953

ASSIST OTHER AGENCY

SCIENCE PARK

Officers responded to Science Park for a report of a cyclist struck by a dump truck. Several agencies, including Massachusetts State Police, Cambridge Fire Department, and Professional Ambulance, assisted on scene. The victim was later pronounced deceased.

11/09/2018 08:13

INCIDENT  18007950

B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

COGSWELL AVENUE

A resident of Cogswell Avenue reported a breaking and entering to her vehicle that occurred while it was parked outside her residence on November 4. Several personal items were stolen.

11/09/2018 08:27

INCIDENT  18007952

B&E MV IN DAYTIME FOR FELONY C266 S18

MIDDLESEX STREET

A resident of Middlesex Street reported an unknown suspect(s) had gained entry into his van and stolen several items while it was parked on Van Norden Street overnight.

11/09/2018 10:43

INCIDENT  18007955

IDENTITY FRAUD

JFK STREET

Officers responded to a JFK Street address for a report of a larceny of a credit card. Fraudulent charges were made on the victim’s stolen card.

11/09/2018 11:09

INCIDENT  18007954

MISC. REPORT TYPE

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Officers received information regarding harassing and fraudulent telephone calls from someone claiming to be a city employee.

11/09/2018 11:30

INCIDENT  18007957

LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

THORNDIKE STREET

A Thorndike Street business reported money stolen from the company via check.

11/09/2018 11:33

INCIDENT  18007956

LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

LAMBERT STREET

A resident of Lambert Street reported a substantial larceny of jewelry and a MacBook laptop from his home that took place in October.

11/09/2018 14:17

INCIDENT  18007959

CREDIT CARD FRAUD OVER $1200 c266 S37C(e)

GRISWOLD STREET

A resident of Griswold Street reported repeated fraudulent charges on her credit card since September.

11/09/2018 14:26

TRAFFIC  18007960

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

CONCORD AVENUE

Officers responded to Concord Avenue for a report of a hit and run resulting in property damage. The suspect left a note with a phone number for the vehicle’s owner to text, but the owner has attempted to communicate with the suspect and has not yet received insurance information.

11/09/2018 14:33

INCIDENT  18007958

LARCENY FROM PERSON c266 S25

CAMBRIDGESIDE PLACE

Officers were flagged down on Cambridgeside Place for a report of a larceny of an iPhone, a debit card, and a small amount of cash.

11/09/2018 14:34

INCIDENT  18007961

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

MELLEN STREET

Officers responded to Mellen Street for a report of a hit and run resulting in damage to a motor vehicle.

11/09/2018 14:41

INCIDENT  18007963

LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE c90 S24

COOLIDGE AVENUE

A resident of Cambridge reported being rear-ended on Mt. Auburn Street. The suspect fled the scene. The victim’s vehicle sustained significant damage, but no injuries were reported.

11/09/2018 15:21

INCIDENT  18007964

THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME c275 S2

MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE

Officers responded to Massachusetts Avenue for a report of threats.

11/09/2018 15:55

INCIDENT  18007965

IDENTITY FRAUD

CAMBRIDGEPARK DRIVE

A resident of Cambridge reported identity fraud. Thousands of dollars have been charged since August by an unknown suspect(s) who had opened a cell service account in the reporting party’s name.

11/09/2018 16:38

INCIDENT  18007969

LARCENY UNDER $1200 c266 S30(1)

CAMBRIDGESIDE PLACE

Officers responded to Cambridgeside Place for a report of a stolen purse.

11/09/2018 19:25

INCIDENT  18007971

MISC. REPORT TYPE

PLEASANT STREET

Officers responded to a Pleasant Street apartment building for a civil dispute.

11/09/2018 19:56

INCIDENT  18007972

OUI DRUGS c90 S24(1)(a)(1)

AMHERST STREET

A resident of Somerville received a summons to court for Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence of Drugs after crashing his vehicle on Massachusetts Avenue while under the influence of narcotics. Several bystanders assisted in providing medical attention to the driver after contacting 911.

11/09/2018 21:03

INCIDENT  18007973

LARCENY OVER $250 BY FALSE PRETENSE c266 S34

SODEN STREET

A resident of Cambridge reported being the victim of a gift card scam.

11/09/2018 22:14

INCIDENT  18007975

LICENSE SUSPENDED/REVOKED, OP MV WITH C90 S23

CROSS STREET

A resident of Cambridge was summonsed to court for Operating a Motor Vehicle With License Suspended.

 

 

 

 

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