Daily Log 10.31.2021


11/1/2021

Cambridge Police Daily Log: October 29-31st, 2021

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Date & Time

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10/31/202107:14
INCIDENT 21007954

CAMBRIDGE ST
Cambridge Police responded to a local restaurant located on Cambridge Street for a report of a past break and enter that occurred overnight.

10/31/202107:49
INCIDENT 21007952
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

PARK AVE
A resident called Cambridge Police to report a larceny.

10/31/202111:17
INCIDENT 21007958
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

PORTER ST
A resident called Cambridge Police to report a hit and run.

10/31/202111:33
INCIDENT 21007962
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

JFK ST
An Allston resident called Cambridge Police to report a larceny.

10/31/202111:42
INCIDENT 21007964
LARCENY FROM BUILDING C266 S20

SIDNEY ST
A resident called Cambridge Police to report a larceny.

10/31/202112:40
INCIDENT 21007960
RESPONSE FOR MEDICAL AID

GARDEN ST
Officers responded to the area of the Cambridge Common for a report of a party in need of medical assistance.

10/31/202114:27
INCIDENT 21007966
MISC. REPORT TYPE

MEMORIAL DR
Cambridge Police responded to Memorial Drive for a report of an indecent exposure.

10/31/202115:31
INCIDENT 21007970
MISC. REPORT TYPE

CONCORD AVE
Units responded for an unwanted person.

10/31/202115:37
INCIDENT 21007967
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

WARE ST
Cambridge Police responded to Ware Street for a hit and run property damage.

10/31/202115:52
INCIDENT 21007968
B&E FOR MISDEMEANOR C266 S16A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to Massachusetts Avenue for a call that a residence had broken into and entered.

10/31/202116:11
INCIDENT 21007969
LEAVE SCENE OF PERSONAL INJURY & DEATH C90 S24

BROADWAY
Cambridge Police responded to Broadway and Columbia Street for a motor vehicle crash.

10/31/202117:08
INCIDENT 21007973
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

DANA ST
Cambridge Police responded to Dana Street for a hit and run crash.

10/31/202117:56
INCIDENT 21007972
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME C275 S2

AMES ST
A Cambridge man reports being threatened while he was jogging.

10/31/202118:19
INCIDENT 21007974
MOTOR VEH, LARCENY OF C266 S28

CAMERON AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a Cameron Avenue residence for a stolen motor vehicle report.

10/31/202122:12
INCIDENT 21007975
B&E MV / BOAT NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

CONCORD AVE
Units responded to a possible breaking and entering in progress.

10/30/202100:30
INCIDENT 21007918
LIQUOR/NOISE COMPLAINT AT LICENSED PREMISE

CHURCH ST
Cambridge Police responded to Church Street for a report of an intoxicated person. The person was transported to an area hospital for further treatment.

10/30/202103:53
INCIDENT 21007922
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME C274 S6

HARVARD ST
Cambridge Police responded to a Harvard Street residence for an attempted breaking and entering.

10/30/202108:18
INCIDENT 21007925
IDENTITY FRAUD

INMAN ST
An Inman Street resident reported being the victim of identity fraud; an unemployment claim was falsely filed.

10/30/202110:00
INCIDENT 21007927
SHOPLIFTING BY CONCEALING MDSE C266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police arrested Matthew Healy-Baker, 36, 17 Ridge Road in Halifax, for shoplifting. Officer received information from a pharmacy employee that he saw a taller gentleman take items off the shelf and put them into his duffle bag and leave the store. When confronted, the man tried to evade the officer, while the officer had him detained.

10/30/202110:39
INCIDENT 21007928
SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE / EOD INVESTIGATION


Cambridge Police EOD/K9 Unit responded over to Somerville City Hall for a mutual aid request for an unattended backpack on the steps of their City Hall. The backpack was cleared and turned over to Somerville Police.

10/30/202111:35
INCIDENT 21007929
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME

KINNAIRD ST
A resident of Kinnaird Street reports an attempted flim flam through Craigslist.

10/30/202112:39
INCIDENT 21007930
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

LANGDON ST
A Belmont resident reported that while her vehicle was parked in Cambridge it was struck and damaged by an unknown operator/vehicle.

10/30/202113:06
INCIDENT 21007931
LARCENY OVER $1200 BY SINGLE SCHEME C266 S30(1)

MEMORIAL DR
A resident of Memorial Drive reports that her handbag was stolen from the roof of her car while she was loading groceries into her vehicle.

10/30/202114:46
INCIDENT 21007937
MISC. REPORT TYPE

CONCORD AVE
Units responded to Concord Avenue for a report of found property and suspicious activity involving a bag found in a backyard.

10/30/202117:03
INCIDENT 21007939
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

PROSPECT ST
Cambridge Police responded to the 200 block of Prospect Street for a report of a hit and run with property damage.

10/30/202117:32
INCIDENT 21007940
LARCENY UNDER $1200 BY SINGLE SCHEME C266 S30(1)

SOMERVILLE AVE
Cambridge Police documented a continuous larceny scheme that occurred at a Somerville Avenue department store.

10/30/202117:33
INCIDENT 21007941
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CRAIGIE CIR
A Craigie Circle resident reported their locked bike stolen from a bike rack outside the residence.

10/30/202119:29
INCIDENT 21007944
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police Department took a report for a past larceny that occurred outside of the 500 block of Massachusetts Ave.

10/30/202121:23
INCIDENT 21007947
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Massachusetts Avenue resident reported their locked bike stolen from a bike rack outside of the residence.

10/30/202122:59
INCIDENT 21007948
MISC. REPORT TYPE

CENTRAL SQ
Cambridge Police responded to Central Square for reports of a person with a gun. After located the reporting party and alleged suspect. The suspect was found to have a pocket knife – not a firearm, which was confiscated by the officers.

10/29/202100:41
INCIDENT 21007892
FIREARM, DISCHARGE WITHIN 500 FT OF BLDG C269 S12E

CLIFTON ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Russell Field for gunshots. Officers responded to the area and searched the area and were not able to locate any evidence of gunshots. A follow-up search was conducted the next morning and, again, any potential evidence was not located.

10/29/202101:52
INCIDENT 21007893
ASSAULT C265 S13A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to the 600 block area of Massachusetts Avenue for a report of a robbery in progress.

10/29/202107:26
TRAFFIC 21007895
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

HAMPSHIRE ST
A Cambridge resident reports that his motor vehicle was struck and damaged by an unknown vehicle while it was parked overnight on Hampshire Street.

10/29/202108:27
INCIDENT 21007897
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police placed Amy Bassett, 55, 240 Albany Street in Cambridge, under arrest for warrants out of Cambridge District Court for larceny from a building and out of Dorchester District Court for disturbing the peace and an attempt to commit a crime. Police were flagged down on Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square for a person shoplifting from a business. After an investigation, Bassett will also be charged with shoplifting.

10/29/202109:29
INCIDENT 21007899
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A person reported her headphones were stolen.

10/29/202110:01
TRAFFIC 21007903
TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to Massachusetts Avenue for a bicyclist that was doored by a motor vehicle.

10/29/202110:31
INCIDENT 21007901
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

UPLAND RD
A Cambridge resident reported unauthorized withdrawals from a bank account.

10/29/202110:47
INCIDENT 21007902
WARRANT ARREST REPORT

GORE ST
A resident of Gore Street was alarmed to find an unknown man who was loitering in their yard so they called the police to have him removed. Responding officers located this man in that yard and identified him as Robert Richards, 34, 240 Albany Street in Cambridge, who had warrants out of Cambridge District Court for Breaking and Entering for a Felony, Assault and Battery, Trespassing, Possession of a Class A Drug, and Larceny from a Building.

10/29/202110:50
INCIDENT 21007904
MOTOR VEH, LARCENY OF C266 S28

FRESH POND PKWY
A vehicle was reported stolen from a parking lot.

10/29/202111:40
INCIDENT 21007905
IDENTITY FRAUD

CONCORD AVE
A Cambridge resident reported being a victim of identity theft.

10/29/202112:10
INCIDENT 21007906
MISC. REPORT TYPE

BERKSHIRE ST
Cambridge Police responded to an animal complaint on Berkshire Street and a dog fight.

10/29/202113:58
INCIDENT 21007909
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

WATER ST
A Water Street resident reported receiving over twenty unwanted phone calls from an acquaintance.

10/29/202114:33
INCIDENT 21007910
LARCENY FROM PERSON C266 S25

THIRD ST
Cambridge Police were dispatched to an address on Third Street for a report of a past larceny and indecent assault.

10/29/202114:55
INCIDENT 21007911
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

MT AUBURN ST
Cambridge Police took a report for harassment.

10/29/202115:23
INCIDENT 21007912
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

NORFOLK ST
Cambridge Police took a report for a hit-and-run.

10/29/202116:01
INCIDENT 21007913
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

RINDGE AVE
Cambridge Police took a report for harassment.

10/29/202117:03
INCIDENT 21007914
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME C274 S6

CLIFTON PL
Cambridge Police took a report for an attempted breaking and entering.

10/29/202118:04
INCIDENT 21007915
SHOPLIFTING BY CONCEALING MDSE C266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police took a report for a larceny.

10/29/202118:37
INCIDENT 21007916
MISC. REPORT TYPE

WILLOW ST
Cambridge Police took a report for harassment.

10/29/202121:05
INCIDENT 21007917
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police took a shoplifting report from a Central Square business.


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