Friday, October 17, 2003
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
8:08 a.m. A lawn mower in the roadway on Lowell Street was removed.
8:08 a.m. A "Road under repair" sign was reported missing at Westford Street and Virginia Farme Lane.
8:18 a.m. A Heald Road resident called with a noise complaint and was advised.
9:24 a.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a gas odor investigation on East Riding Drive.
11:29 a.m. A trailer lost its load at Concord and Westford Streets. The litter was cleaned up and removed.
12:34 p.m. A ticket was issued for parking in the handicapped space on School Street.
3:47 p.m. A house lockout on Wilkins Lane was referred to a locksmith.
3:50 p.m. A complaint about kids throwing dirt at cars on Bedford Road was received and investigated. Patrol had a negative find.
6:41 p.m. A warning was given as a result of a parking complaint on School Street.
8:34 a.m. A house lockout on Martin Street was referred to a locksmith.
9:14 a.m. A complaint of speeding at North Road and the Canoe Launch was referred to the traffic officer.
1 p.m. A possibly sick bat was removed from a Bedford Road residence.
2:03 p.m. NStar and Verizon were advised of a tree on the wires on South Street.
6:51 p.m. A medical false alarm due to malfunctioning equipment was received.
7:28 p.m. A resident on Sunset Road reported a suspicious male in the driveway. It proved to be a neighbor.
7:10 a.m. Verizon was notified of a phone line across the roadway on Pine Brook Road.
8:45 a.m. A parking complaint was received from School Street.
11 a.m. Dispatch assisted a resident reporting a past vehicle accident.
12:53 A lost cell phone was reported by a Daniels Lane resident,.
5:31 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a house lockout on Rutland Street.
11:30 p.m. A Billerica resident was stopped on East Street and found to be driving with a suspended license. The car was towed and the operator will be summonsed.
7:12 a.m. Burglar and fire alarms sounding at an Autumn Lane residence were found to be caused by cooking.
7:32 a.m. A suspicious pick-up truck reported in a driveway at River Road and Skelton Road was found to belong to a contractor for the resident.
9:31 a.m. A parking ticket was issued for a car parked illegally on School Street.
10:17 a.m. A traffic counter was deployed on Brook Street.
4:16 p.m. Patrol assisted in locating a missing nine-year-old girl.
10:03 a.m. Patrol assisted in locating a missing 75-year-old woman.
11:28 a.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Evergreen Lane.
12:30 p.m. A car seat was installed at the police station.
2:37 p.m. A coyote was reported at Westford and Curve Streets. Patrol had a negative find.
6:32 p.m. A car was parked on the trail at Brook and Maple Streets with no one around.
8:49 p.m. Persons at a loud party on Estabrook Road were advised.
11:28 p.m. Patrol checked an unoccupied house with lights on and determined that it was secure.
2:28 a.m. Patrol assisted at the scene with medical transport to Emerson Hospital.
5:44 p.m. Patrol removed a tree in the roadway at River Road and Nowell Farme Road.
10:05 p.m. A warning was issued for a parking violation at Curve Street and the bogs.
12:49 p.m. A dispute between neighbors on Sunset Road was resolved by the parties involved.
2:15 p.m. East Street neighbors resolved a problem involving tree cutting done by a tree company.
2:57 p.m. A lost wallet at Westford Street and the Westford line was logged.
6:09 p.m. There was a power outage on East Street where wires were arcing.
6:20 p.m. Patrol assisted lost hikers on Maple Street.
Police activity summary
31 Checks town buildings and churches
05 Directed activity
60 Directed activity, radar
39 Traffic violations
13 Residential and other alarms
10 Suspicious vehicles or events
08 Traffic hazards
04 Hang up or abandoned 911 calls
04 Assist the public
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
9:25 a.m. An East Riding Drive resident reported an odor of natural gas in the house.
1:25 p.m. Firemen assisted a Swanson Lane homeowner with a fireplace problem.
6:52 p.m. A medical alarm from a Brook Street resident proved to be due to a malfunction.
6:26 p.m. Concord Fire Department requested an engine for a box alarm at the Middlesex School in Concord.
9:58 a.m. Concord Fire Department requested an engine for a box alarm at the Middlesex School in Concord.
10:03 a.m. Carlisle Fire Department assisted Bedford at the scene of a three-alarm fire in Bedford.
10:44 a.m. The fire department assisted police in searching for a missing 75-year-old woman. The call was cancelled at 10:48 a.m. when the party was found okay.
4:32 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Concord Street residence.
2:36 a.m. A 66-year-old woman having a problem with medication was transported to Emerson Hospital.
6:09 p.m. Wires arcing on trees were reported on East Street.
1:26 a.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at an East Riding Drive residence.
1:38 a.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at an East Street residence.
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