Daily log 12.1.2019

Cambridge Police Daily Log: November 27th - December 1st, 2019

11/27/2019 09:05
INCIDENT  19008652
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO C266 S28

WHITE ST
A Revere resident reported an unknown vehicle hit her car and left without making themselves known. Her vehicle was parked in a local shopping center parking lot.

11/27/2019 09:33
INCIDENT  19008654
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO C266 S28

WHITE ST
A Watertown resident reported his motor vehicle was struck while it was parked in a local shopping center parking lot. A note was left behind.

11/27/2019 10:52
INCIDENT  19008655
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

HAMPSHIRE ST
A Cambridge resident reported he is being harassed by an online journalist.

11/27/2019 10:58
INCIDENT  19008657
STOP/YIELD, FAIL TO * C89 S9

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
An Everett resident was summonsed to court for Operating a Motor Vehicle After License Revocation and Failure to Stop at a Red Light following a motor vehicle stop on Massachusetts Avenue at Waterhouse Street.

11/27/2019 11:20
INCIDENT  19008660
SHOPLIFTING $250+ BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

SOMERVILLE AVE
An employee of an establishment on Somerville Avenue called to report that a male shoplifter stole 20 packs of razors from the store. The total value of the merchandise was $983.89.

11/27/2019 11:21
INCIDENT  19008659
A&B C265 S13A

CAMBRIDGESIDE PL
At around 9:50 a.m., a resident of Charlestown reported that she was assaulted by her co-worker at a local mall.

11/27/2019 12:57
INCIDENT  19008661
LARCENY FROM BUILDING C266 S20

GARDEN ST
A Naperville, Illinois resident was visiting Cambridge and had his cell phone stolen while he had dinner at a Cambridge restaurant.

11/27/2019 13:36
INCIDENT  19008662
IDENTITY FRAUD

HAMPSHIRE ST
A Cambridge resident reported her daughter opened up an account in her name, and accrued over $3000 in charges.

11/27/2019 15:59
INCIDENT  19008665
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

INMAN ST
Cambridge Police responded to a residence on Inman Street for a larceny report.

11/27/2019 16:38
INCIDENT  19008666
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

BINNEY ST
An employee at a local business reported a former security officer took over $12,000 in MBTA passes.

11/27/2019 17:42
INCIDENT  19008668
MISC. REPORT TYPE

ALBANY ST
A pedestrian was struck by motor vehicle on Albany Street near Massachusetts Avenue. The pedestrian was treated on scene by Professional Ambulance Paramedics for a right shoulder injury.

11/27/2019 18:07
INCIDENT  19008667
LICENSE SUSPENDED/REVOKED, OP MV WITH C90 S23

CAMBRIDGE ST
A Cambridge resident was summonsed for Operating a Motor Vehicle with a Suspended License, after a Cambridge Police Officer observed a defective drivers headlight, and an expired inspection sticker at the intersection of Cambridge Street and Webster Avenue.

11/27/2019 18:09
INCIDENT  19008669
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

SOMERVILLE AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a Somerville Avenue business for a report of a past larceny.

11/27/2019 20:10
INCIDENT  19008671
UNLICENSED OPERATION OF MV C90 S10

ARROW ST
A Worcester resident was summonsed for operating a motor vehicle without a license after he was observed traveling eastbound in a westbound only portion of Massachusetts Avenue.

11/27/2019 21:02
INCIDENT  19008672
ROBBERY, UNARMED C265 S19

PROSPECT ST
Cambridge Police responded to Prospect Street for a report of an unarmed robbery.

11/27/2019 22:01
INCIDENT  19008674
FIREARM, DISCHARGE WITHIN 500 FT OF BLDG C269 S12E

MONSIGNOR OBRIEN HWY
Cambridge Police responded to shots fired in East Cambridge. A search of the area revealed several spent shell casings that appeared to be blanks.

11/27/2019 22:38
INCIDENT  19008675
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

SPRUCE AVE
Cambridge police responded to Spruce Avenue for a larceny report.

11/28/2019 19:30
INCIDENT  19008683
ROBBERY, UNARMED C265 S19

NORFOLK ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Norfolk Street for an unarmed robbery.

11/28/2019 22:02
INCIDENT  19008685
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CLAY ST
Cambridge Police responded to Clay Street for the past larceny report.

11/29/2019 00:12
INCIDENT  19008687
ASSAULT TO ROB, UNARMED C265 S20

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Massachusetts Avenue for an unarmed robbery.

11/29/2019 07:23
INCIDENT  19008689
SHOPLIFTING BY CONCEALING MDSE, C266 S30A

SOMERVILLE AVE
James Gorham. 59, homeless, was placed under arrest for Shoplifting, Receiving Stolen Property Under $1200, and Receiving a Lost Credit Card.

11/29/2019 11:51
INCIDENT  19008696
ASSIST OTHER AGENCY

BISHOP ALLEN DR
Cambridge Police, Fire and the DEP responded to Prospect Street and Bishop Allen Drive for a hazmat incident. A large commercial vehicle punctured a fuel tank, which spilled approximately 30 gallons of diesel fuel on the roadway.

11/29/2019 12:41
INCIDENT  19008695

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police Special Investigations Unit arrested Edward Colwell, 53, 150 Olive Avenue in Lawrence, and charged him with Possession of a Class B Substance - Crack Cocaine. Complaints are also pending against a Cambridge resident for Possession of a Class B Substance - Crack Cocaine. Colwell and the Cambridge resident were observed engaging in a suspected street level drug transaction with an individual in a motor vehicle. Once stopped, Colwell was found to be in possession of a baggy of crack cocaine (approximately 3.7 grams). The resident was also stopped and found to be in possession of a crack pipe with white residue. The incident occurred at approximately 12:30 p.m. in the vicinity of Massachusetts Avenue and Pleasant Street. A subsequent field test of the substance recovered from Colwell using a ThermoScientific TruNarc analyzer revealed a positive result for Cocaine Base.

11/29/2019 13:54
INCIDENT  19008697
LARCENY UNDER $250 BY FALSE PRETENSE C266 S34

HARVARD ST
A Cambridge resident reported being a victim of extortion.

11/29/2019 14:46
INCIDENT  19008698
UTTER FALSE CHECK C267 S5

FAYERWEATHER ST
A resident of Cambridge reported fraudulent activities.

11/29/2019 16:51
INCIDENT  19008699
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to Massachusetts Avenue for a larceny of a cell phone.

11/29/2019 17:26
INCIDENT  19008700
CRIMINAL HARASSMENT

BOLTON ST
Cambridge resident filed a report for harassment involving a former friend

11/29/2019 19:44
INCIDENT  19008702
ROBBERY, ARMED C265 S17

PUTNAM AVE
At approximately 7:45 p.m., Cambridge Police took a report for a possible armed robbery after individuals agreed to purchase sneakers. Two young men ran off with the sneakers without paying the Cambridge resident and one gestured to his waistband as if he had a gun.
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11/29/2019 20:10
INCIDENT  19008703
ROBBERY, ARMED & MASKED C265 S17

CAMBRIDGE ST
Cambridge Police responded to a local business on Cambridge Street after a suspect entered, walked behind the counter and stole approximately $650 from the register. His face was covered with some type of scarf and he was wearing gloves.  

11/29/2019 21:13
INCIDENT  19008705
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY -$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Mass Ave. for a Malicious Destruction report.

11/29/2019 23:37
INCIDENT  19008707
UNLICENSED OPERATION OF MV C90 S10

GREEN ST
Cambridge Police observed a motor vehicle take an illegal left turn on Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square. Officers conducted a motor vehicle stop and determined that the owner did not have a valid driver's license and he was not wearing a seat belt. A Lynn resident is being summonsed to court for Unlicensed Operation of Motor Vehicle and Failure to Wear a Seat Belt.

11/30/2019 00:09
INCIDENT  19008709
ASSIST OTHER AGENCY

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police Officers assisted MIT Police Department with a building search after receiving a phoned in bomb threat. No suspects or explosive devices were located.

11/30/2019 00:13
INCIDENT  19008708
MISC. REPORT TYPE

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
The owner of a business on Massachusetts Avenue reported an incident of harassment.

11/30/2019 01:11
ARREST  19008710
WARRANT ARREST REPORT

ALEWIFE BROOK PKWY
Cambridge Police responded to a report of a shoplifting at a business on Fresh pond Parkway. As a result Cambridge Police arrested Eric Swanson, 36, 364 South Road of Bedford, for multiple warrants out of Charlestown Municipal Court (Credit Card Fraud Under $1,200; Credit Card Over $1,200; Receiving a Stolen Credit Card; Breaking and Entering in a Motor Vehicle Daytime; Trespassing; Attempting to Commit a Crime; Possessing a Burglarious Instrument; Possession of a Class E and C Drug; Disorderly Conduct and Resisting Arrest) and Krysten Vermilyea, 34, 433 West Elm in Brockton, also for multiple warrants out of Roxbury District Court (Possession of a Class B Drug; Larceny over $1,200; Larceny under $1,200 and Entering a Dwelling at Night), Cambridge District Court (Larceny over $1,200) and Brighton Municipal Court (Assault and Battery on Ambulance Personnel).

11/30/2019 02:53
INCIDENT  19008714
NEGLIGENT OPERATION OF MOTOR VEHICLE C90 S24

BROADWAY
Cambridge Police responded for the report of a motor vehicle crash. After an investigation a Framingham resident was summonsed to court for the Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle.

11/30/2019 09:41
INCIDENT  19008716
LARCENY OVER $250 BY FALSE PRETENSE C266 S34

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police were dispatched to local school on Massachusetts Avenue to meet with the victim of a flim flam report.

11/30/2019 12:42
INCIDENT  19008717
B&E NIGHTTIME FOR FELONY C266 S16

MAGAZINE ST
A Cambridge resident reported that an unknown person(s) attempted to break into their Magazine Street residence over the past week, no entry was gained.

11/30/2019 15:12
INCIDENT  19008719
TRAFFIC INVESTIGATIONS

SAVILLE ST
Cambridge Police responded to Walden Street for a motor vehicle crash with personal injury.

11/30/2019 15:56
INCIDENT  19008721
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

MARKET ST
A Market Street resident reported that they parked their motor vehicle outside on Market Street on 11/29/2019 at approximately 11:00 p.m. and when they returned to their vehicle on 11/30/2019 at approximately 3:30 p.m. they discovered that the vehicle had been struck and damaged by an unknown vehicle. The operator of this unknown vehicle left the area of the accident without stopping to identify themselves.

11/30/2019 15:58
INCIDENT  19008720

CAMBRIDGE ST
Cambridge Police were conducting traffic enforcement at the intersection of Cambridge Street and Hampshire Street. While at the intersection, officers stopped a motor vehicle after it took an improper left turn from Hampshire Street onto Cambridge Street. At this time, it was discovered that the operator, a Cambridge resident, currently had a suspended license. As a result of the stop, the Cambridge resident is being summonsed to Cambridge District Court for Operating a Motor Vehicle with a Suspended License and Improper Turn.

11/30/2019 18:24
INCIDENT  19008724
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

PILGRIM ST
Cambridge Police responded to Pilgrim Street in regards to found property. Officers located two packages that had been stolen from nearby residents.

12/01/2019 11:25
INCIDENT  19008728
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

OXFORD ST
A Cambridge resident reported her landlord has personal belongings of hers, and refuses to return them.

12/01/2019 11:38
INCIDENT  19008730
MISC. REPORT TYPE

SPRING ST
Officers were dispatched to Spring Street for a report of loud yelling.

12/01/2019 11:49
INCIDENT  19008729
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

SIXTH ST
A Cambridge resident reported that a package was stolen from outside of her residence.

12/01/2019 12:36
INCIDENT  19008733
MISC. REPORT TYPE

RINDGE AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a Rindge Avenue residence for a police report.

12/01/2019 12:48
INCIDENT  19008732
LARCENY FROM PERSON +65 C266 S25

MEMORIAL DR
An Allston Street resident reported that she was the victim of a 'pick-pocket' while shopping at Memorial Drive. The victim reported credit cards, cash and ID were stolen.

12/01/2019 12:54
INCIDENT  19008734
LARCENY FROM BUILDING C266 S20

HOMER AVE
A Homer Avenue resident reported a package theft.

12/01/2019 14:23
INCIDENT  19008735
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Malden resident reported his phone was picked up after he had dropped it during an argument.

12/01/2019 14:30
INCIDENT  19008737
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

OTIS ST
A Cambridge woman reported her outdoor speakers were stolen from her roof deck.

12/01/2019 14:34
INCIDENT  19008738
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

FRANKLIN ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Franklin Street for a report of a hit and run with property damage.

12/01/2019 15:12
INCIDENT  19008736
MISC. REPORT TYPE

SUFFOLK ST
Cambridge Police responded to a residence on Suffolk Street for a report of harassment.

12/01/2019 16:09
INCIDENT  19008739
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a Massachusetts Avenue store for a report of a stolen wallet.

12/01/2019 16:52
INCIDENT  19008740
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

CARLISLE ST
A Cambridge woman reported her package was stolen prior to her taking possession of it at her home.

12/01/2019 18:32
INCIDENT  19008741
MISC. REPORT TYPE

CAMBRIDGE ST
Cambridge Police responded to a residence on Cambridge Street for a report of a disturbance.

12/01/2019 20:13
INCIDENT  19008743
TELEPHONE CALLS, OBSCENE C269 S14A

MAY ST
A Cambridge resident reported she was received an obscene text message from her son's ex-girlfriend.

12/01/2019 20:57
INCIDENT  19008744
LARCENY FROM PERSON C266 S25

HARVARD ST
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Harvard Street for a report of a larceny.


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