Daily Log 2.28.2021

Cambridge Police Daily Log: February 26-28th, 2021

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02/28/202108:50
INCIDENT 21001334
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO C266 S28

JEFFERSON ST
A Jefferson Street resident reports that someone did damage to her car while parked on Jefferson Street.

02/28/202109:23
INCIDENT 21001335
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

CLIFTON ST
A Clifton Street resident reported that an unknown person(s) gained access to his vehicle by unknown means and stole personal property from within. The vehicle was parked in front of his residence.

02/28/202111:17
INCIDENT 21001337
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

JFK ST
A Harvard Square business reported a shoplifting where a suspect placed merchandise inside of a shopping basket and fled the store without paying.

02/28/202115:11
INCIDENT 21001338
SHOPLIFTING BY ASPORTATION C266 S30A

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to a store located on the 700 block of Massachusetts Avenue for a report of group of about 50 people on bicycles blocking the store’s entrance. Several people in this group went inside the store and shoplifted various items.

02/28/202117:06
INCIDENT 21001339
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

JFK ST
A Cambridge resident reported a larceny of a bicycle wheel in the Harvard Square area.

02/28/202118:13
INCIDENT 21001342

FAWCETT ST
Cambridge Police responded to a Fawcett Street address to check the building for a suspicious person. Police cleared building without incident.

02/28/202118:52
INCIDENT 21001341
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY -$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

STANDISH ST
Units responded to a residence on Standish Street for a report of malicious destruction at approximately 7 p.m.

02/28/202119:31
INCIDENT 21001343
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO C266 S28

GARDEN ST
Cambridge Police responded to Garden Street for a report of malicious destruction to a motor vehicle. After arriving on scene and making contact with the reporting party/victim, it was confirmed that their vehicle had been damaged. Specifically, three unknown suspects threw rocks at the victim's motor vehicle. Responding Units canvassed the area in an attempt to locate the suspects. One suspect was stopped close by and identified and another suspect was able to flee the area.

02/28/202119:46
INCIDENT 21001344
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO C266 S28

SHERMAN ST
A Cambridge resident reported while driving on Garden Street by Saint Peters Field a group of 4-5 high school-aged individuals threw a rock or brick at the motor vehicle causing damage.

02/28/202120:50
INCIDENT 21001346
ROBBERY, UNARMED C265 S19

QUINCY ST
Units responded to Cambridge and Quincy Street for a report of an assault in progress. The victim’s purse was rummaged through and cash and an ID was stolen.

02/27/202101:27
INCIDENT 21001317
MISC. REPORT TYPE

RIVER ST
A Cambridge resident reported a laptop stolen. Property was accidentally left outside of a River Street store and taken by an unknown person.

02/27/202101:39
INCIDENT 21001318
NUMBER PLATE VIOLATION ATTACHING / OBSCURING / FAI

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A Cambridge resident was summonsed for attaching plates on a motor vehicle violation.

02/27/202109:57
INCIDENT 21001319
UNEMPLOYMENT COMP, FALSE IDENTITY FOR C151A S47

MATIGNON RD
A resident reports that she was a victim of an unemployment scam.

02/27/202110:03
INCIDENT 21001320
IDENTITY FRAUD

CAMBRIDGE ST
A resident reports that she was a victim of fraud. A suspect claiming to be from a bank obtained her social security number and opened a Zelle account, then transferred over $2000 from the resident’s bank account.

02/27/202114:23
INCIDENT 21001323
UNEMPLOYMENT COMP, FALSE IDENTITY FOR C151A S47

CUSHING ST
A resident reports that she was a victim of an unemployment scam.

02/27/202114:31
INCIDENT 21001324
B&E FOR MISDEMEANOR C266 S16A

WESTERN AVE
A Western Avenue resident contacted the Cambridge Police to report an unknown person(s) had entered her vehicle the past evening and searched the interior and glove box. It did not appear anything was taken.

02/27/202115:32
INCIDENT 21001326
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY +$1200, MALICIOUS C266 S12

TECHNOLOGY SQ
A security guard from a business located at Technology Square contacted Cambridge Police to report a vehicle drove through a barrier gate for a parking garage.

 

02/26/202101:35
INCIDENT 21001286
MISC. REPORT TYPE

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to the area of Massachusetts Avenue and Mt. Vernon Street in North Cambridge to investigate a suspicious vehicle. A report was taken to document the interaction.

 

 

02/26/202109:07
INCIDENT 21001287
ATTEMPT TO COMMIT CRIME C274 S6

MAGAZINE ST
A resident of Magazine Street reports an attempt to scam her out of money by unknown individuals via email and phone conversations. The unknown individuals made efforts to get the victim to send them $8000 in department store gift cards.

 

 

02/26/202109:35
INCIDENT 21001288
MOTOR VEH, MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO C266 S28

MAIN ST
A resident of Somerville reports a tire slashed on her motor vehicle, which was parked on Main Street.

 

 

02/26/202109:41
TRAFFIC 21001292
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

CONCORD AVE
A resident of Concord Avenue reports his vehicle was struck while it was parked in front of his residence causing minor damage to the front bumper. The operator of the offending motor vehicle did not stop and make themselves known nor did he/she notify the police.

 

 

02/26/202110:18
INCIDENT 21001291
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY +$1200, WANTON C266 S127

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
Cambridge Police responded to Central Square for a destruction report.

 

 

02/26/202111:25
INCIDENT 21001293
IDENTITY FRAUD

JAY ST
A resident of Cambridge reported that an unknown person filed a false unemployment claim in her name.

 

 

02/26/202111:41
INCIDENT 21001294
TELEPHONE CALLS, ANNOYING C269 S14A

HURON AVE
A resident of Cambridge reports receiving a number of unwanted/annoying phone calls over a half hour period this morning.

 

 

02/26/202112:00
INCIDENT 21001295
A&B C265 S13A

AMES ST
A resident of Cambridge was summonsed to court for Assault and Battery after police responded to a bank on Ames Street for a disturbance. The disturbance was called in by a bank employee stating an unknown male had punched another employee of the bank. The unknown male remained on scene and was identified.

 

 

02/26/202112:18
INCIDENT 21001296
MISC. REPORT TYPE

GREEN ST
A car sales company reported a larceny of company property on Green Street.

 

 

02/26/202112:20
TRAFFIC 21001298
LEAVE SCENE OF PROPERTY DAMAGE C90 S24

RINDGE AVE
A resident of Rindge Avenue reports her vehicle was struck while it was parked in front of her residence causing damage to driver's side. The operator of the offending motor vehicle did not stop and make themselves known nor did he/she notify the police.

 

 

02/26/202112:42
INCIDENT 21001302
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

HARVEY ST
A Harvey Street resident reports a larceny of a bicycle.

 

 

02/26/202114:32
INCIDENT 21001300
ROBBERY, UNARMED C265 S19

CAMBRIDGE ST
Cambridge Police responded to a business on Cambridge Street for a report of a robbery in progress.

 

 

02/26/202114:35
INCIDENT 21001299
LARCENY UNDER $1200 C266 S30(1)

LEIGHTON ST
A Waltham resident who used to live in Cambridge came to the police station to report a larceny. The woman explained that she used to sublet a room in an apartment in Cambridge until recently and her two tax refund checks were mailed to her former address. The female resident has admitted to her that her checks are in the apartment, but refuses to turn them over to her.

 

 

02/26/202115:22
INCIDENT 21001303
YIELD AT INTERSECTION, FAIL * C89 S8

CARDINAL MEDEIROS AVE
The Cambridge Police documented a motor vehicle crash on Cardinal Medeiros Avenue at Lilac Court. As a result of a crash investigation, an operator was issued a citation.

 

 

02/26/202116:07
INCIDENT 21001305
IDENTITY FRAUD

MASSACHUSETTS AVE
A City of Cambridge employee reports identity fraud.

 

 

02/26/202116:43
INCIDENT 21001307
TELEPHONE CALLS, ANNOYING C269 S14A

BISHOP ALLEN DR
A Bishop Allen resident reports annoying phone calls.

 

 

02/26/202117:57
INCIDENT 21001309
LARCENY FROM BUILDING C266 S20

WASHINGTON ST
A Washington Street resident reports a larceny of a mail package from a building.

 

 

02/26/202118:05
INCIDENT 21001310
LARCENY OVER $1200 C266 S30

BROADWAY
A Broadway resident reports a larceny of a mail package from outside a building.

 

 

02/26/202118:47
TRAFFIC 21001311

GARDEN ST
A motor vehicle crash was reported on Massachusetts Avenue near Garden Street.

 

 

02/26/202120:25
INCIDENT 21001312
OUI-LIQUOR C90 S24

WARE ST
Cambridge Police responded to Ware Street after receiving a report of a motor vehicle striking several parked cars. After further investigation, Abbas Abdela, 62, 20 Ware in Cambridge, is being charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of liquor after he admitted to consuming alcohol prior to operating his motor vehicle on a public way.

 

 

02/26/202120:42
INCIDENT 21001314
A&B ON +60/DISABLED C265 S13K F

CONCORD AVE
Cambridge Police responded to 700 block of Concord Avenue to document a past assault between two parties known to each other.

 

 

02/26/202120:59
INCIDENT 21001313
LARCENY FROM BUILDING C266 S20

LEIGHTON ST
A Leighton Street resident reports a larceny of a food delivery from a building.

 


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