Friday, September 24, 2004
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
4:47 p.m. A restraining order was issued at the station.
7 p.m. Five weapons were retrieved subsequent to the terms of the restraining order reported in the previous entry.
7:26 a.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a medical emergency.
11:57 a.m. The operator of a car that was stopped at North Road and the canoe launch will be summonsed for operating with a suspended license.
2:47 p.m. A Russell Street resident reported an earlier break-in, which occurred when the family was away from the house for only an hour.
4:39 p.m. A Woodbine Road resident reported a suspicious vehicle. Patrol determined that the vehicle belonged to a contractor for NStar.
6:24 p.m. A Maple Street resident reported forced entry into the house. The breaking and entering is under investigation.
7:42 p.m. A South Street resident reported being locked out of the house.
10:35 p.m. A restraining order was served at the police station.
7:03 a.m. A vehicle was stopped at Spalding Field on Church Street; the operator will be summonsed for operating without a license.
1:23 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a house lockout on Church Street.
2:29 p.m. A possibly sick dog was reported at South and West Streets. Patrol had a negative find and the dog officer was notified.
5:20 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout at Lowell Street and the DPW.
5:47 p.m. A North Road resident requested drive-bys while they were away from the house.
6:45 a.m. The speed monitor was deployed at Church Street and the Corey Building.
8:40 a.m. Patrol assisted at the scene while DPW did some road work near Kimballs.
3:01 p.m. A suspicious van reported at Indian Hill Road and Concord Street was determined to belong to surveyors.
4:13 p.m. An officer was present at a meeting at the Town Hall.
9:53 p.m. Youths present at a gathering on Hartwell Road were advised.
10:55 a.m. Patrol removed a branch from the road on Westford Street.
11:51 a.m. A Timothy Lane resident who was moving asked for police assistance in disposing of a flare.
3:51 p.m. A two-car accident occurred at River and Nowell Farme Roads. There were no personal injuries.
11:49 p.m. A Bedford Road resident reported damage to political signs.
10:28 a.m. A Lowell Street resident complained about newspapers being delivered.
11:06 a.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a disabled vehicle on Concord Street.
12:55 p.m. A Westford Street resident reported political signs vandalized.
1:05 p.m. An individual was found to be soliciting without a permit on Carroll Drive.
1:53 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department on East Riding Drive where wires were arcing.
3:26 p.m. A five-year-old child reported missing on North Road was found and was okay.
6:04 p.m. An Acton Street resident reported that a political sign had been thrown into the woods.
8:51 p.m. Political signs at Westford and Acton Streets were reported moved.
Police Activity Summary
117 Checks town buildings and churches
59 Directed activity, radar
34 Traffic violations
7 Suspicious persons or vehicles
8 Assist the public
4 Directed activity, crosswalk
4 Traffic hazard
10 Selective enforcement
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
7:27 a.m. A woman who fainted was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
8:00 a.m. A Carriage Way caller reported smoke detector activation
7:25 a.m. A 55-year-old man had a possible stroke and was taken to Emerson Hospital, with ALS support at the scene.
10:22 a.m. EMTs responded at the scene where a 51-year-old man had a laceration from a chainsaw. No transport was provided.
3:39 p.m. A man in his sixties having difficulty breathing was taken to the hospital, with ALS support at the scene.
8:50 a.m. Concord Fire Department requested an engine for station coverage.
1:54 p.m. A caller reported wires arcing on East Riding Drive.
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