Friday, November 14, 2003
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
10:46 a.m. A traffic counter was placed on Concord Street.
2:20 p.m. Patrol monitored the school buses.
5:30 A Bedford Road resident reported a lost purse. The incident was logged.
9:20 a.m. A car went off the road on Westford Street. There were no personal injuries and the vehicle was winched out.
11:47 a.m. A complaint of a vehicle illegally passing a stopped school bus at Bedford Road and Stearns Street was referred to traffic enforcement.
11:50 a.m. A vehicle was stopped at North Road and the visitor's center and a 23-year-old Westford man subsequently arrested for illegal possession of a Class D substance.
4:30 p.m. The report of a Walkman missing from a truck on Baldwin Road was referred to the inspector.
6 p.m. A South Street caller reported a stereo taken out of an unlocked car. The matter was referred to the inspector.
10:50 a.m. DPW was advised of a street sign missing at Fiske Street and Kimball Road.
10:50 a.m. The operator of a vehicle parked at School Street and the Spalding Building was advised that parking in that place was unauthorized.
2:33 p.m. A bus company reported that someone had sprayed a school bus, and that one of the passengers had reacted to the substance. It was determined that everything was okay. The substance sprayed was cologne.
6:07 a.m. A loose horse was reported on Concord Street near the Concord line. Patrol had a negative find.
7:04 a.m. An officer was assigned to school bus patrol.
7:21 a.m. DPW was advised of large potholes at West and Acton Streets.
8:19 a.m. A South Street resident reported a squirrel in the house. The squirrel was removed.
8:33 a.m. A speed monitor was set up at Church Street and the Corey Building.
9:30 a.m. A police officer assisted with an evacuation drill on School Street.
11:19 a.m. A dog found on Acton Street was returned to its owner.
7:07 p.m. Dispatch received a call about a woman slumped over the wheel of a car at Lowell Street and the ski barn. It was determined that she was intoxicated and that no transport was required. She was drinking wine from a water bottle found in the car. Her husband was called from Chelmsford to pick her up. She will be summonsed for possession of an open container.
7:24 p.m. Multiple callers reported an overturned car at Curve and Westford Streets. Two 16-year-old females were trapped under it and were transported to area hospitals when they were freed. Neither was seriously injured and the operator will be summonsed on several charges. (See page one for story).
8:53 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Acton Street.
9:32 p.m. DPW was notified of a school bus sign knocked down at Curve and Westford Streets.
11:13 p.m. Patrol assisted with transportation to the Lowell General Hospital.
2:13 a.m. An open door on East Street was secured.
1:08 p.m. A disabled vehicle was removed from Westford Street.
1:13 p.m. An erratic operator was reported at Bedford and Skelton Roads. The car and operator checked okay.
4:46 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a fire alarm investigation.
9:34 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a fire alarm on East Street.
1:21 a.m. A missing juvenile was reported and later determined to have returned home safely.
9:15 a.m. Patrol assisted at the police station with medical transport to Emerson Hospital.
1:08 p.m. A deer was struck by a vehicle at East and Rutland Streets. It was put down.
4:23 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Martin Street.
5:37 p.m. A past coyote sighting was reported.
6:55 p.m. Patrol investigated a suspicious vehicle parked up on the corn field at the ski barn.
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
12:05 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Robbins Drive residence.
2:09 a.m. Chelmsford requested an engine for station coverage. The engine returned to Carlisle at 7:01 a.m.
11:50 a.m. Acton requested an ambulance for an accident on Great Road in Acton.
7:06 p.m. A woman was found slumped over a steering wheel at the Ski Barn and Lowell Street. No transport was required.
7:18 p.m. A rollover single-vehicle accident occurred at Westford Street and Curve Street. The operator and a passenger were taken to area hospitals. (See page 1).
11:12 p.m. An infant having difficulty breathing was taken to the hospital by ambulance, with ALS assistance at the scene.
4:46 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Bedford Road residence.
9:30 p.m. An East Street caller reported an audible alarm.
9:16 a.m. A 49-year-old man came to the police station with a possible broken nose. He was taken to the hospital.
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