The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, October 5, 2001

Police Blotter / Fire Log

Police blotter

compiled by Kathleen Coyle

September 24

7:45 a.m. Two turkeys were reported in the roadway at West and South Streets.

8:30 a.m. NStar was advised of a branch on the wire on Rutland Street.

9:20 a.m. Patrol advised at the scene of a reported unauthorized tree cutting on East Street.

9:31 a.m. Patrol mediated between disputing neighbors on Ember Lane.

1121 p.m. A Lowell man was stopped on Maple Street and subsequently arrested on an outstanding warrant from the state police out of Lowell District Court.

September 25

8:21 a.m. DPW was advised of a tree across the roadway on River Road.

September 26

4:52 p.m. A complaint was received about a horse rider on East Street who was allegedly whipping the horse and allowing it to walk on flowers. Patrol had a negative find.

7:19 p.m. A vehicle hit and killed a deer on Bedford Road.

September 27

6:42 a.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a fire alarm on Concord Street.

4:52 p.m. A loose saddled horse was reported on Rockland Road. Patrol reported the rider was okay and that the horse had returned.

5:16 p.m. A resident who reported receiving phone calls at odd hours was advised.

6:44 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department with transportation to the hospital on Westford Street.

September 28

9:12 a.m. A man sleeping in his car on Bedford Road checked okay.

10:41 a.m. DPW was advised of a missing street sign at Bellows Hill and Estabrook Roads.

September 29

9:39 p.m. A homeowner who reported a black pickup left their driveway as they were entering it was advised.

9:37 p.m. A vehicle driving along a cornfield on North Road was advised.

September 30

2:27 a.m. Carlisle's patrol helped Acton police search for loose horses reported at West Street and Pope Road. They had a negative find.

Police Activity Summary

25 Checks town buildings and churches

30 House-checks

32 Directed activity, radar

7 Directed activity, other

17 Selective enforcement

30 Traffic violations

7 Suspicious vehicles

9 Suspicious activity

5 Animal-related

11 Residential alarms

6 Fire alarms

4 Medical, general

FOR A JOB WELL DONE. Department of public works head Gary Davis (left) and selectman John Ballantine (right) present a certificate from the town to Chris Burak (center) in recognition of his 30 years of service with the DPW. (Photo by Midge Eliassen)

Fire log

compiled by Kathleen Coyle

September 24

5:01 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Buttrick Lane residence.

September 25

3:23 p.m. An East Riding Drive caller reported the garage alarm was sounding.

September 26

4:27 p.m. A 15-year-old male about whom there was a psychiatric concern was taken to Emerson Hospital.

5:29 p.m. A four-year-old boy fell from a swing and was taken to the hospital with a possible shoulder injury.

September 27

6:42 a.m. An alarm company reported an alarm investigation on Concord Street.

8:44 a.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation on Concord Street at the same place as the previous item.

6:46 p.m. A 15-year-old male having a reaction to medication was taken to the hospital.

11:18 p.m. A caller who reported feeling dizzy and had fainted earlier was taken to the hospital.

September 28

2:35 p.m. An automatic box alarm was received from the Robbins Building.

September 29

2:40 p.m. A 69-year-old man fell but no transport to the hospital was required.

September 30

3:07 p.m. An Elizabeth Ridge Road caller reported an overflowing cistern.

4:57 p.m. A Russell Street caller reported a possible past chimney fire.

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