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Daily Log 8.9.2020


8/10/2020

Cambridge Police Daily Log: August 7-9th, 2020

Type #
Date & Time

Info

08/09/202001:27
TRAFFIC 20005109
TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

PLEASANT ST
A vehicle was traveling north on Pleasant Street and the operator of the vehicle was traveling recklessly and lost control of the vehicle, which led the vehicle striking two other vehicles that were both parked on the right-hand side of the road, before striking another vehicle on the left hand side of the road. No injuries were reported and the operator vehicle was identified.

08/09/202009:46
INCIDENT 20005110
B&E DAYTIME FOR FELONY C266 S18

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to an apartment complex located on Massachusetts Avenue for a report of a past breaking and entering.

08/09/202010:38
INCIDENT 20005111
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME C275 S2

CAMBRIDGE ST
Two customers became unruly and threatened employees of a Cambridge Street restaurant.

08/09/202011:18
INCIDENT 20005113
B&E MV IN DAYTIME OR NIGHTTIME FOR MISDEMEANOR C26

KELLY RD
A Warren Street resident reports that between 8/8/20 at 5:30 p.m. and 8/9/20 at 11 a.m. an unknown person(s) entered the motor vehicle while it was parked on Kelly Road and stole two personal items.

08/09/202013:20
INCIDENT 20005114
MOTOR VEH, LARCENY OF C266 S28

WATER ST
A Water Street resident reports that on 8/8/20 his motor scooter was stolen after he had parked and locked it in front of Monsignor O’Brien Highway.

08/09/202013:35
INCIDENT 20005117
MISC. REPORT TYPE

ALEWIFE BROOK PKWY
An employee at an Alewife Brook Parkway business requested police assistance to investigate suspicious activity.

08/09/202014:06
INCIDENT 20005116
LARCENY BY CHECK OVER $1200 C266 S37 & S30(1)

GRANITE ST
A Cambridge resident came to the police station to report that he mailed a check to a charity several days ago. His check was stolen from the mailbox, the amount was changed and it was cashed on 8/6/20. He is now out of a large amount of money.

08/09/202014:52
INCIDENT 20005118
SHOPLIFTING BY CONCEALING MDSE C266 S30A

CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
Cambridge Police responded to a department store at CambridgeSide for the report of a shoplifting.

08/09/202016:02
INCIDENT 20005120
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

WEBSTER AVE
A Cambridge resident reports a package being stolen from his home.

08/09/202016:15
INCIDENT 20005121
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

PROSPECT ST
A Cambridge resident reports a bicycle stolen.

08/09/202017:35
INCIDENT 20005122
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MAIN ST
A Cambridge resident reports her bicycle stolen.

08/09/202018:36
INCIDENT 20005124
OUI DRUGS C90 S24(1)(A)(1)

MEMORIAL DR
Cambridge Police responded to Memorial Drive and Western Avenue to assist the Mass State Police with an erratic operator who had crashed.

08/09/202019:31
ARREST 20005125
WARRANT ARREST REPORT

CHARLES
Richard Lucas, 68, 204 Ridge Lane in Waltham, was arrested on a warrant out of Waltham District Court for Attaching a Number Plate Violation after an interaction with police involving suspicious activity.

08/09/202019:48
INCIDENT 20005126
MISC. REPORT TYPE

BENNETT ST
Officers were dispatched to a local hotel for an unwanted person.

08/09/202020:19
INCIDENT 20005127
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME C274 S6

MAIN ST
A person associated with a business in Cambridge came to the police station to report that an unknown person stole a check en route to another state and did attempt to cash it, but was unsuccessful.

08/09/202020:26
INCIDENT 20005128
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

ELM ST
A Cambridge resident reports her bicycle stolen.

08/09/202023:28
INCIDENT 20005130
TAGGING PROPERTY C266 S126B

WASHINGTON ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Windsor Street and Washington Street for graffiti.

08/08/202000:45
INCIDENT 20005091
TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

CAMBRIDGE ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Peabody and Cambridge Streets for a report of a two-car motor vehicle crash.

08/08/202002:04
INCIDENT 20005092
B&E NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a Massachusetts Avenue business for a reported breaking and entering in progress.

08/08/202007:09
INCIDENT 20005093
IDENTITY FRAUD

JACKSON PL
A Cambridge resident reports that someone did open up a credit card under their name.

08/08/202010:42
INCIDENT 20005096
IDENTITY FRAUD

LAKEVIEW AVE
A Cambridge resident reports that their identity was used for an unemployment scam.

08/08/202011:52
INCIDENT 20005098
TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

MEMORIAL DR
A Belmont resident states that she was struck by a Cambridge resident's motor vehicle while walking down the sidewalk of Mt. Auburn Street. She sustained minor injuries, but refused medical attention.

08/08/202017:02
INCIDENT 20005100
MISC. REPORT TYPE

FRANKLIN ST
Cambridge Police responded to Franklin Street to investigate a past motor vehicle crash.

08/08/202019:35
INCIDENT 20005102
B&E DAYTIME FOR FELONY C266 S18

CAMBRIDGE ST
A resident of Cambridge Street reports that their apartment had been broken into. They had left at around 2 p.m. today and returned at around 6 p.m. to find the front door ajar. The victim noticed several items missing from the apartment. The total value of the items taken came to be around $7,800.

08/08/202021:13
INCIDENT 20005104
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Massachusetts Ave. business reports an unknown male and female shoplifted several items from their store.

08/08/202021:36
INCIDENT 20005106
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

WHITE ST
Cambridge Police took a report for threats.

08/08/202023:04
INCIDENT 20005107
MISC. REPORT TYPE

PUTNAM AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a Putnam Avenue residence for a reported civil dispute between a landlord and tenant.

08/07/202003:48
INCIDENT 20005055
ASSAULT C265 S13A

JFK ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of JFK Street and Brattle Street for a report of a disturbance and a person with a possible weapon.

08/07/202007:52
INCIDENT 20005056
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY +$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
An Everett resident came to the police station to file a report for his motor vehicle being keyed as it was parked in a garage in Cambridge yesterday.

08/07/202008:29
INCIDENT 20005057
B&E MV IN DAYTIME OR NIGHTTIME FOR MISDEMEANOR C26

CHESTNUT ST
A Cambridge resident reports an unknown person did gain access to her unlocked motor vehicle and removed $20.

08/07/202009:58
INCIDENT 20005061
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CHAUNCY LN
John O’Brien, 50, homeless, was placed under arrest for a warrant out of Cambridge District Court for OUI Liquor and Operating a Motor Vehicle with a Suspended License after he was involved with a larceny of a bicycle incident.

08/07/202010:50
INCIDENT 20005062
IDENTITY FRAUD

LINNAEAN ST
A Cambridge resident reports a false unemployment claim.

08/07/202011:25
INCIDENT 20005064
IDENTITY FRAUD

PEABODY TER
A Cambridge resident came to the police station to report a case of identity fraud stemming from a phone he received in May. The caller alleged to be from his employer and was seeking confirmation on some personnel information. He gave them all his personal information.

08/07/202012:03
INCIDENT 20005075
IDENTITY FRAUD

BUCKINGHAM ST
A Cambridge man and woman reported that their identity was used to access unemployment fraudulently.

08/07/202012:19
INCIDENT 20005066
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

UNION ST
A Cambridge resident reports someone stole her outdoor bench from her yard.

08/07/202012:22
INCIDENT 20005073
IDENTITY FRAUD

MT AUBURN ST
A Cambridge resident reported that she gave out personal information that may be used illegally.

08/07/202012:44
INCIDENT 20005068
DEFACE PROPERTY C266 S126

BISHOP ALLEN DR
A Cambridge business reports graffiti on their property.

08/07/202012:51
INCIDENT 20005076
IDENTITY FRAUD

CONCORD AVE
A Cambridge resident reported that she was contacted through e-mail from her employer that a person used her name to apply for unemployment benefits.

08/07/202012:56
INCIDENT 20005069
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MAGAZINE ST
A Cambridge resident reports the theft of a hard drive and its data.

08/07/202013:39
INCIDENT 20005070
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO C266 S28

LEE ST
Cambridge resident reports his vehicle vandalized sometime overnight while parked on the first block of Lee Street.

08/07/202013:49
INCIDENT 20005071
IDENTITY FRAUD

KELLEY ST
A Cambridge resident reports a false unemployment claim.

08/07/202014:49
INCIDENT 20005074
BY-LAW OR ORDINANCE VIOLATION DRINKING OR POSSESSI

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A resident of Boston was summonsed for Drinking in Public. after officers received a call for people drinking in public at the bus stop at Massachusetts Ave and Pearl Street. Upon arrival, officers observed him sitting at the bus stop drinking from an open container of Ruble Vodka.

08/07/202015:22
INCIDENT 20005079
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

THORNDIKE ST
A Cambridge resident reported that on 8/06/2020 she had locked her bike to a pole in front of her residence. On 8/07/2020 she noticed that the pole along with her bike was stolen.

08/07/202015:41
INCIDENT 20005077
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police took a report of a larceny on Massachusetts Ave. The victim was shopping at a store located on the 500 Block of Mass Ave and left her purse in a carriage and briefly walked away. When she returned, her purse was gone. She stated the purse contained $700, her driver’s license, credit cards and other personal items.

08/07/202016:03
INCIDENT 20005078

CAMBRIDGE ST
A Chicopee resident reported that, while working in Cambridge, and in the area of Windsor Street and Cambridge Street, his phone was stolen by an unknown person. The victim stated that he had placed his phone down, near him, while working. The victim was able to track his phone to a Cambridge address.

08/07/202016:22
INCIDENT 20005082
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

HOVEY AVE
A Cambridge resident reported that on 8/05/2020 an unknown person stole their bike.

08/07/202017:26
INCIDENT 20005084
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CHAUNCY ST
A Cambridge resident reported that his bike had been stolen.

08/07/202018:28
TRAFFIC 20005090
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

APPLETON ST
Units responded to a past hit and run with property damage.

08/07/202018:34
INCIDENT 20005086
ROBBERY, ARMED C265 S17

APPIAN WAY
Cambridge Police Officers placed James Isaac, 24, 3 Dunford Street in Roxbury, under arrest for Armed Robbery after a victim came forward stating he was robbed with a knife in the area of the Cambridge Common.

08/07/202018:44
INCIDENT 20005083

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police took a report of a larceny on Massachusetts Ave. The victim left an item in a bank vestibule around the 600 block of Mass. Ave. When she returned to retrieve that item, it was no longer present there.

08/07/202018:54
INCIDENT 20005087
MISC. REPORT TYPE

NEWTOWNE CT
Cambridge Police responded to a Newtowne Court residence to meet with a concerned resident.

08/07/202018:59
INCIDENT 20005088
A&B C265 S13A

CAMBRIDGE ST
A patient at a local hospital assaulted another patient and two security officers.


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