The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, September 17, 1999

Police Blotter / Fire Log

Police blotter

compiled by Kathy Coyle

August 30

4:30 a.m. There was a power outage in the Laurelwood Drive-Oak Knoll Road area. Power was restored by noon.

4:50 p.m. The operator of a tow truck reported speeding at Maple and Brook Streets was advised.

10:37 p.m. The operators of two suspicious motor vehicles at the small Greenough lot on Maple Street were advised

August 31

5 a.m. Carlisle Police Department furnished mutual aid to Concord, assisting with traffic at Concord and Monument Streets.

9:06 a.m. There was a two-car accident, with one minor injury, on Spencer Brook Lane.

10 a.m. A suspicious brown van reported on Baldwin Road, was determined to be a Boston Gas surveyor.

11:20 a.m. Carlisle Police Department furnished mutual aid to Concord Police Department at River Road and the Concord line.

11:05 p.m. A Bedford Road resident asked for police assistance with an unwanted person in the house. The matter was resolved upon patrol's departure.

September 1

3:44 a.m. A noise disturbance was reported at Curve Street and Forest Park Drive. The responsible persons were advised.

2:35 p.m. A motorist was stopped for failure to stay right and subsequently arrested for operating under the influence and five outstanding warrants for the same offense.

5:42 p.m. Police assisted at the scene with transportation from Westford Street to the hospital.

7:01 p.m. Police received a report of a female screaming on Robbins Drive. The party was located and there was found to be no problem.

September 3

1 1:45 a.m. A person came into the station to report a wallet lost or stolen at the Tewksbury Home Depot.

5:38 p.m. Patrol advised the person reporting a sign taken from a Rutland Street property.

September 4

5:25 p.m. A missing flag and flag pole were reported stolen from a Concord Street residence.

8:02 p.m. Police assisted at the scene with an outside smoke investigation on Bingham Road.

September 5

4:34 p.m A suspicious male reported hitchhiking at East Street and Rutland Road was located and checked OK.

5:25 p.m. An erratic operator reported on Westford Street was at the town line, and Westford Police Department was notified. 5:31 p.m. A loose horse was reported at North Road and the Duck Pond. Patrol located the horse and the rider.

September 6

6:26 p.m. Police received and resolved a complaint about a sign at the rotary.

1 1:34 p.m. A noise disturbance was reported coming from a house party on East Street.

September 7

3:56 p.m. The lock was ripped off the tennis shed at the Wilkins Building.

September 8

6:13 p.m. A missing child reported by a Cross Street resident was home when patrol arrived.

September 9

12:09 p.m. A tractor trailer unit was reported blocking a driveway on Bedford Road. The driver was located and the unit moved.

1 p.m. A fire alarm coming from a Cutters Ridge Road residence was caused by food on the stove.

9:56 p.m. A Lowell Street resident reported someone in the backyard. The area was checked, but nothing was found.

September 10

12:16 p.m. Boston Edison was notified of arcing wires on Westford Street.

12:46 p.m. A tree was reported across the road and on the wires on South Street.

1:45 p.m. An elderly male on Estabrook Road was without power. Boston Edison restored the power.

3:33 p.m. The department of public works corrected a clogged storm drain on Rutland Street.

5:32 p.m. A report was taken on a bicycle stolen from Lowell Street and Ledgeways.

6:20 p.m. Possible road flooding on Concord Street was reported. At 6:40 patrol assisted DPW at the scene.

September 11

1:29 a.m. A license plate was found at Concord and Westford Streets.

10:55 a.m. Ten to twelve bicycles riding two to three abreast on River Road were located and advised.

5:35 p.m. A possible unauthorized visitor was reported at a Heald Road residence. The situation checked okay.

7:02 p.m. Unregistered solicitors at Meadowbrook Road and Partridge Lane were located and advised.

8:09 p.m. Patrol contacted the owners of two dogs running loose for some time at North Road and the Duck Pond.

Police activities

Radar-directed activity 22

Radar enforcement (speeding) 8

Traffic violation stops 50

Suspicious vehicles 8

Suspicious persons I

Speeding complaint 7

Housechecks 12

Town building checks 24

Fire log

compiled Kathy Coyle

August 28

4:53 A caller reported smoke coming from one of the compactors at the transfer station.

September 2

5:44 p.m. The ambulance transported an elderly woman from Westford Street to the hospital.

September 3

6:37 p.m. A wire was reported arcing onto a tree on Martin Street.

September 4

11:18 a.m. A Westford Street resident requested transport to the hospital and was taken by ambulance, with advanced life support on the phone and at the scene.

8:03 p.m. The fire department conducted an outside smoke investigation on Bingham Road.

September 6

7:01 a.m. A caller reported a rollover accident with a personal injury at Elizabeth Ridge Road and Lowell Street. The injured person was given transport to the hospital.

8:35 a.m. A waterbed heater caught fire at a Rutland Street residence. The owner extinguished the fire, which was still smoldering when fire equipment arrived.

September 7

11:31 p.m. A 36-year-old woman with low blood pressure was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

September 9

2:56 Wires were reported arcing onto a tree on Old East Street.

September 12

7:50 p.m. A Judy Farm Road resident reported a gas grill fire.


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