Daily Log 5.10.2021


5/11/2021

Cambridge Police Daily Log: May 10th, 2021

Type #
Date & Time

Info

05/10/202100:07
INCIDENT 21003085
MISC. REPORT TYPE

PORTER PK
Cambridge Police responded to a Cambridge residence for a well-being check.

05/10/202100:57
INCIDENT 21003084
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME C274 S6

BROOKLINE ST
Cambridge Police responded to the Brookline Street residence for the report of a male attempting to steal a bike. Upon arrival, an Officer observed the male striking a bike lock with a shovel. Officers placed under arrest Richard Smith, 54, 444 Harrison Avenue in Boston, for Defacing Property and Attempt to Commit a Crime.

05/10/202102:16
INCIDENT 21003086
FIREARM, DISCHARGE WITHIN 500 FT OF BLDG C269 S12E

HARVARD ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Harvard Street for a ShotSpotter activation. After a police investigation, it was discovered that multiple rounds had been fired at this location and a local hospital reported that a gunshot victim walked into their emergency room.

05/10/202108:24
INCIDENT 21003087
IDENTITY FRAUD

PUTNAM AVE
A Cambridge resident reports being the victim of identity fraud.

05/10/202109:54
INCIDENT 21003088
LARCENY FROM BUILDING C266 S20

BRATTLE ST
Cambridge Police documented a past larceny from a building that occurred on Brattle Street.

05/10/202111:05
INCIDENT 21003091
UNEMPLOYMENT COMP, FALSE IDENTITY FOR C151A S47

MUSEUM ST
A Cambridge woman reports identity theft after learning unknown persons had fraudulently applied for unemployment benefits using her information.

05/10/202111:24
INCIDENT 21003096
UTTER COUNTERFEIT NOTE C267 S10

CAMBRIDGE ST
A customer tried to deposit counterfeit money into an Inman Square bank. The money was turned into the Cambridge Police by the manager.

05/10/202111:30
INCIDENT 21003093
TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

BRATTLE ST
A retired police officer on a paid police detail witnessed a woman operate a motor vehicle unsafely through an active detail site.

05/10/202111:54
INCIDENT 21003092
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY -$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

CAMBRIDGE ST
A Cambridge resident and business owner reports there were BB gun holes in her store front windows.

05/10/202114:28
INCIDENT 21003099
MISC. REPORT TYPE

CHURCH ST
A Harvard student was involved in an incident in Harvard Square. This individual wanted to make the police aware of some suspicious activity.

05/10/202114:41
INCIDENT 21003100
MISC. REPORT TYPE

MT AUBURN ST
An internal medicine doctor from a Cambridge hospital seeks to speak to the police regarding a patient.

05/10/202114:49
INCIDENT 21003102
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

FORT WASHINGTON PL
A resident of Fort Washington Place reported sometime between 12 p.m. and 5 p.m. on May 9, 2021, an unknown person(s) entered her open garage and stole her road bicycle.

05/10/202115:07
INCIDENT 21003101
IDENTITY FRAUD

WHEELER ST
A resident of Wheeler Street reported Identity Theft after an unknown person(s) used his identity to register a motor vehicle sometime within the last month.

05/10/202115:57
INCIDENT 21003105
B&E MV IN DAYTIME OR NIGHTTIME FOR MISDEMEANOR C26

GREEN ST
A resident of Green Street reported on May 9, 2021 at 9:32 p.m., an unknown person entered her unlocked vehicle and stole $50. A vehicle was parked in the resident’s driveway.

05/10/202116:16
INCIDENT 21003104
MISC. REPORT TYPE

ALEWIFE BROOK PKWY
Officers responded to the area of a Fresh Pond business for a report of a person with a gun.

05/10/202116:21
INCIDENT 21003106
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

DANA ST
A resident of Dana Street reported a Criminal Harassment, which has been ongoing for several weeks.

05/10/202117:12
INCIDENT 21003111
LEAVE SCENE OF PERSONAL INJURY C90 S24

MUSEUM WAY
Cambridge Police responded to a residence for a report of a past hit-and-run. While there were no serious injuries, the victim was transported to a hospital in the area for further medical evaluation.

05/10/202117:17
INCIDENT 21003108
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

MAGAZINE ST
A resident of Magazine Street reported a hit and run crash, which occurred on April 15 at 10 p.m., according to a note left by a witness. A resident reports her vehicle was hit on the driver’s side door while it was parked on Magazine Street. A suspect vehicle fled without making them self known according to the witness note left on the resident’s vehicle.

05/10/202117:53
INCIDENT 21003116
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

CHALK ST
A resident of Woodrow Wilson Court reported that sometime between 5 p.m. on April 28, 2021 and 9 a.m. on April 29, 2021, an unknown vehicle struck her Nissan while it was parked on Chalk Street.

05/10/202118:54
INCIDENT 21003109
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CUSHING ST
A Cambridge resident reports her daughter's bike was stolen while locked to a City of Cambridge bike rack in Harvard Square. This occurred sometime in the last five days.

05/10/202119:27
INCIDENT 21003117
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MAGAZINE ST
A Cambridge resident reports that her bicycle was stolen.

05/10/202119:45
INCIDENT 21003114
B&E MV IN DAYTIME OR NIGHTTIME FOR MISDEMEANOR C26

FRANKLIN ST
A Cambridge resident reports an unknown person broke into her vehicle. Nothing was reported missing at this time.

05/10/202119:46
INCIDENT 21003113
A&B C265 S13A

RINDGE AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a Rindge Avenue residence to take an assault report.


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