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Daily Log 8.5.2020


8/6/2020

Cambridge Police Daily Log: August 5th, 2020

Type #
Date & Time

Info

08/05/202007:15
INCIDENT 20005009
ROBBERY, ARMED C265 S17

CAMBRIDGE ST
James Hook, 52, 240 Albany Street in Cambridge, was arrested and charged with Armed Robbery, after he attempted to steal a donation jar from a Cambridge Street convenience store. When confronted by the manager, Hook threatened to stab him.

08/05/202009:12
INCIDENT 20005010
IDENTITY FRAUD

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Cambridge resident reported that their identity has been stolen.

08/05/202009:15
INCIDENT 20005011
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

WHITE ST
CPD received a call from an employee of a local convenience store reporting a past shoplifting. He reported that on 8/02/2020 an unknown suspect stole several hundred dollars worth of condoms from the store.

08/05/202009:30
INCIDENT 20005012
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

CONCORD TPKE
A Cambridge resident reports being harassed and intimidated by a neighbor in the same apartment building.

08/05/202011:54
INCIDENT 20005013
B&E MV IN DAYTIME OR NIGHTTIME FOR MISDEMEANOR C26

ATHENAEUM ST
CPD received a call from a woman whose car was broken into on Monday here in Cambridge. Several prescriptions were stolen along with a credit card.

08/05/202012:02
INCIDENT 20005014
LARCENY OVER $1200 BY FALSE PRETENSE C266 S34

ALPINE ST
A Cambridge resident called CPD to report that she was almost the victim of a telephone scam. She received a call from someone claiming to be a "lawyer" who was representing her grandson and was being held by the police. He requested her to send a large amount of money to secure his release. She never sent the money.

08/05/202013:45
INCIDENT 20005029
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

BINNEY ST
Cambridge Police took a report for a stolen bicycle.

08/05/202016:10
INCIDENT 20005019
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

ERICSSON ST
Cambridge Police took a report for harassment.

08/05/202016:18
INCIDENT 20005018
MISCELLANEOUS STATUTORY VIOLATION

MEMORIAL DR
A resident of Memorial Drive reported threats were made towards her family on social media.

08/05/202016:19
INCIDENT 20005030
LARCENY BY CHECK OVER $1200 C266 S37 & S30(1)

CORPORAL MCTERNAN ST
A resident of Corporal McTernan Street reported an insurance check was cashed without her signature.

08/05/202016:47
ARREST 20005022
WARRANT ARREST REPORT

JFK ST
Cambridge Police responded to a pharmacy in Harvard Square for a report of shoplifting in progress. Kellie Kineavy, 53, 130 Kemper Street in Quincy, was placed under arrest for a warrant out of Roxbury District Court for Possession of Class E.

08/05/202016:54
INCIDENT 20005020
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME C274 S6

BROOKLINE ST
A Cambridge resident reported a past attempted breaking and entering to their apartment on Brookline Street.

08/05/202016:55
INCIDENT 20005023
TURN, IMPROPER * C90 S14

WHITE ST
Cambridge Police responded to White Street for a report of a motor vehicle crash involving a bicyclist. The bicyclist sustained minor injuries and refused an ambulance. The driver was issued a citation for an Improper Turn.

08/05/202016:56
INCIDENT 20005021
B&E NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

THORNDIKE ST
Cambridge Police took a report for a larceny.

08/05/202017:45
INCIDENT 20005026
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

BROADWAY
Cambridge Police took a report for a larceny of a bicycle.

08/05/202018:44
INCIDENT 20005032
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CENTRE ST
Cambridge Police took a report for stolen packages.

08/05/202018:51
INCIDENT 20005027
BY-LAW OR ORDINANCE VIOLATION DRINKING OR POSSESSI

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A resident of Boston was summonsed for drinking in public after officers observed him drinking an open container of Budweiser at the bus stop at Massachusetts Avenue and Pearl Street.

08/05/202019:26
INCIDENT 20005028
B&E FOR MISDEMEANOR C266 S16A

PEARL ST
Cambridge Police responded to a Pearl Street residence for a report of suspicious activity. A resident reported that an intoxicated man entered her apartment through an unlocked door. Officers searched the area for the suspect to no avail.

 

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