Friday, December 5, 2003
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
8:58 a.m. Patrol assisted the DPW at School and Church Streets.
10:02 a.m. Patrol assisted a driver on Westford Street and transported him home.
10:13 a.m. Dispatch received a report of a vehicle hitting a coyote on Westford Street.
11:12 a.m A Bedford Road resident reported a past incident of a schoolbus passed illegally.
1:05 p.m. A suspicious vehicle reported at Westford and Cross Streets checked okay; it was making a newspaper delivery.
4:12 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a domestic dispute on Brook Street.
7:06 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of medical transport to Emerson Hospital.
5:10 a.m. NStar was notified of a power outage on Strearns Street.
11:13 a.m. Three police officers arrested two individuals for unlawful entry into a vehicle at North Road and the canoe launch. (See story, page 1)
1:55 p.m. A man reported on private property at Lowell Street and Sunset Road was unwanted and warned to stay away.
2:49 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a fire alarm on Concord Street.
8:38 a.m. A vehicle hit a deer at 1200 Westford Street. It was determined the accident had happened in Westford and the Westford Police were advised.
12:45 p.m. Kids skateboarding behind cars on Church Street were advised.
12:49 p.m. A Stearns Street resident reported a snake in the basement. It was taken into custody and released.
3:59 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Elizabeth Ridge Road.
6:56 a.m. A Maple Street resident reported a power outage and NStar was notified.
11:33 a.m. A dog pinned under a vehicle on Oak Knoll Road was removed and the dog officer was notified. The animal was taken to the vet.
8:29 p.m. A vehicle hit a deer at Westford Street and Cross Street.
2:35 a.m. Patrol responded at the scene of a medical emergency, but no transport was necessary.
6:26 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a disabled vehicle at Concord and Westford Streets.
11:36 p.m. Patrol removed branches from the roadway on Lowell Street.
8:51 a.m. A complaint about bicyclists at Bedford Road and Maple Street was investigated by patrol, with a negative find.
10:12 a.m. A West Street resident reported suspicious solicitors, who were located and advised.
11:59 a.m. A deer was struck by a vehicle on Lowell Street.
1:45 p.m. A cell phone was found and brought to the station.
2 p.m. Tree limbs in the roadway were removed by patrol.
2:02 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a wire fire on Craigie Circle.
4:18 p.m. Dispatch notified Acton of a tree on the wires in that town.
5:57 p.m. Patrol assisted NStar in a bad spot at East Street and Blaisdell Drive.
9:45 p.m. Patrol assisted NStar at East Street and Old East Street.
6:13 a.m. An unknown vehicle in a Prospect Street driveway checked okay.
11:56 a.m. Dispatch received a report of a past vehicle accident involving a bicycle at Bedford Road and the Bedford line.
6:11 p.m. Patrol conducted a streetlight survey.
Police Activity Summary
26 Check of town buildings and churches
11 Traffic enforcements
39 Directed activity, radar
38 Traffic violations
10 Suspicious persons or vehicles
11 Residential and other alarms
5 Animal related
5 Hang-up or abandoned 911 calls
6 Safety hazards
5 Traffic hazards
12 Parking violations
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
7:08 p.m. A 50-year-old man feeling ill was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
2:49 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Concord Street residence.
3:05 p.m. Concord requested an engine for a box alarm at Middlesex School Ice Rink in Concord.
4:53 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Stearns Street residence.
2:56 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Westford Street residence.
2:33 a.m. A 20-month-old child having a seizure was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
2:04 p.m. A Craigie Circle caller reported smoldering wires.
4:02 p.m. A limb took down wires on East Street and was smoldering.
4:53 p.m. An East Street caller reported the smell of smoke and burning.
4:59 p.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at an East Riding Drive residence.
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