Friday, April 9, 2004
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
10:20 a.m. Patrol assisted the fire department on Mill Pond Lane.
2:28 p.m. A Heald Road resident reported harassing phone calls.
6 p.m. A police officer talked about community policing and bike patrol at a day care center.
8:40 a.m. A Skelton Road resident reported a past cat bite. The incident was logged.
1:47 p.m. A summons was served in hand on Elizabeth Ridge Road.
2:10 p.m. DPW was advised of screws in the roadway at East Street and Milne Cove Road.
4:07 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a medical emergency at Church Street and the Wilkins Building.
1:39 p.m. A resident reported an apparent e-mail scam. The matter was referred to Inspector Barnes.
5:39 p.m. Patrol assisted a disabled vehicle on Nickles Lane.
6:15 p.m. A vehicle was reported driving in a field on Concord Street. The field was determined to be in Concord and the call was referred to Concord Police.
9:52 p.m. DPW was notified of a broken speed limit sign on Westford Street.
10:08 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a house lockout on Maple Street.
10:39 p.m. DPW was advised of a pothole on Bedford Road.
6:38 a.m. A Nowell Farme Road resident reported mailbox vandalism.
9:20 a.m. Patrol responded to a disabled vehicle at Spalding Field and Church Street and determined it did not create a hazard.
2:45 p.m. It was reported that the school bus had been passed illegally while stopped at Bedford Road and Brook Street.
3 p.m. DPW was advised of a blocked storm drain on East Riding Drive.
4:35 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Bedford Road.
4:40 p.m. DPW was advised of a possible water problem on Bedford Road.
4:55 p.m. A School Street property owner reported the theft of utility services. The matter is under investigation..
6:11 p.m. Patrol put cones out because of a water hazard on River Road.
6:12 p.m. Patrol assisted Concord Police with a tree down at West Street and Pope Road in Concord.
6:44 p.m. Patrol reported South Street was flooding.
7:24 p.m. DPW was notified of flooding at Bedford Road and Stearns Street.
7:42 p.m. A flare was put out for a disabled vehicle on South Street.
8:42 a.m. Patrol assisted the fire department with a water problem on Log Hill Road.
11:38 a.m. A disabled vehicle was reported on Brook Street.
3:42 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department with a water problem on Westford Street.
4:35 p.m.A disabled vehicle was in the municipal lot on Lowell Street.
5:38 p.m. A disabled vehicle at Westford and Curve Streets was assisted.
9:10 p.m. A dead beaver was removed from the roadway at Lowell Street and North Road.
8:01 a.m. North Road was closed at the canoe launch due to flooding.
9:08 a.m. A complaint was received about bicyclists riding four abreast on Bedford Road. The appropriate people were advised.
10:29 a.m. A Laurelwood Drive resident reported a religious group going door to door. The group was located and advised of the procedure for doing that.
3:10 p.m. A dog complaint was received from the Concord and Russell Streets area. Patrol had a negative find and the dog officer was advised.
5:36 p.m. A low-flying helicopter was reported at Hartwell Road and the Concord line.
Police Activity Summary
139 Checks town buildings and churches
55 Directed activity, radar
50 Traffic violations
7 Residential and other alarms
4 Suspicious persons or vehicles
4 Animal related
4 Traffic hazards
5 Disabled vehicles
5 Safety hazards
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
10:27 a.m. An alarm company reported alarm activation at a Mill Pond Lane residence.
1:33 p.m. Concord Fire Department requested an engine for a box alarm at the LeBarron-Briggs House at Middlesex School.
4:06 p.m. A female with a possible broken ankle was taken by ambulance from the Wilkins building to Emerson Hospital.
8:45 a.m. A Log Hill Road caller reported water in the basement.
3:42 p.m. A Westford Street caller reported water in the basement.
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