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Daily Log 11.13.2019


11/14/2019

Cambridge Police Daily Log: November 13th, 2019

Type #
Date & Time

Info

11/13/2019 08:38
INCIDENT  19008314
LARCENY OVER $250 BY FALSE PRETENSE C266 S34

THORNDIKE ST
A Cambridge resident reports that she received two iPhones via mail. She states that she didn’t order the phones through her provider. The reporting person then said that she received an e-mail concerning the delivery of the phones. The Cambridge resident received a phone call from a male who said someone is close by and will pick up the phone. The woman thinking this was a scam didn’t give the phones and contacted AT&T who informed her they would send a label top to send the phones back.

11/13/2019 09:10
INCIDENT  19008315
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY +$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

OTIS ST
A Cambridge resident came to the police station to file a police report for malicious destruction to her motor vehicle. An unknown person(s) removed the oil plug from her vehicle causing the engine to seize.

11/13/2019 09:16
INCIDENT  19008316
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

KENDALL SQUARE
A Cambridge resident came to the police station to file a police report for a stolen backpack which contained his work laptop.

11/13/2019 09:16
TRAFFIC  19008318
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

HARVARD YARD
A driver for a Salem, NH company reports that while stopped at Quincy Street and Broadway waiting for a loading dock spot to vacate, an unknown mini-van struck his truck's left rear metal guard and then left the scene without ever stopping to exchange insurance information.

11/13/2019 09:21
INCIDENT  19008317
LARCENY OVER $1200 BY SINGLE SCHEME C266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A resident of New York reported that they fell victim to a Social Security scam. The victim purchased a department store gift card, which were redeemed in Cambridge.

11/13/2019 10:12
INCIDENT  19008325
IDENTITY FRAUD

PLEASANT ST
A resident of Cambridge reports that an unknown suspect opened a Comcast account under his name.

11/13/2019 11:05
TRAFFIC  19008320
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

CAMBRIDGEPARK DR
Cambridge Police responded to CambridgePark Drive in regards to a past hit and run motor vehicle crash.

11/13/2019 11:08
INCIDENT  19008324
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

AMES ST
Cambridge Police responded to a business located at Ames Street following a report that a male and female had removed all gaming systems, controllers and games from the gaming room. The total loss of all the items taken totaled $1,413.

11/13/2019 11:28
INCIDENT  19008326
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

LEIGHTON ST
A Leighton Street resident reports they had several items stolen from his apartment during a party that he hosted on 11/3.

11/13/2019 11:30
INCIDENT  19008329
LARCENY OVER $1200 BY SINGLE SCHEME C266 S30(1)

MONTAGUE ST
A Cambridge resident reports he gave his online banking information to a suspect he met online.

11/13/2019 11:47
INCIDENT  19008321
B&E NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

MAIN ST
Cambridge Police responded to a past breaking and entering report on Main Street.

11/13/2019 12:15
INCIDENT  19008323
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

BROOKLINE ST
A Cambridge resident came to the police station to file a report for larceny under $1200.

11/13/2019 12:21
INCIDENT  19008330
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME C275 S2

THORNDIKE ST
Cambridge Police responded to a business located at Thorndike Street. A woman threatened a receptionist.

11/13/2019 13:28
INCIDENT  19008328
LARCENY FROM PERSON C266 S25

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
ECC dispatched CPD units to the Mass Ave substation on a report of a past larceny.

11/13/2019 16:02
INCIDENT  19008331
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

GERARD TER
A resident reported ongoing harassment issues.

11/13/2019 16:38
INCIDENT  19008334
RECEIVE STOLEN PROPERTY -$1200 C266 S60

JEFFERSON ST
Cambridge Police, while on routine patrol in the area of Cambridge Street and Warren Street, responded to and investigated a stolen license plate out of New York on 3/9/2019. The stolen plate belonged to a 2019 Dodge Durango. The motor vehicle it was attached to was a 2017 Volkswagen Jetta. The driver/owner of the motor vehicle was a resident of Quincy and will be summonsed for Receiving Stolen Property Under $1200, Attaching Plates Violation and Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle.

11/13/2019 16:52
TRAFFIC  19008332
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

FIRST ST
A hit and run crash occurred on Thorndike Street.

11/13/2019 19:01
INCIDENT  19008335
SHOPLIFTING $250+ BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
An unknown female stole an estimated $750 in merchandise from a local retail establishment by walking a full shopping cart into the stock room and exiting via a rear door.

11/13/2019 19:42
INCIDENT  19008336
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
A retail establishment reported the theft of electronic equipment valued at $349.95.

11/13/2019 19:45
INCIDENT  19008337
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

CAMBRIDGE ST
Cambridge Police responded to Leonard Avenue for a report of a larceny.

11/13/2019 20:38
INCIDENT  19008339
BOMB CHEM OR BIO THREAT, FALSE C269 S14

MT AUBURN ST
The Cambridge Police EOD/K9 Unit responded to a bank for a threat. A search of the area found nothing suspicious and an ongoing investigation will continue.


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