The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, July 21, 2006

Police Blotter / Fire Log

Police Blotter

compiled by Kathleen Coyle

July 10

8:51 a.m. A speed monitor was set up on Bedford Road.

9:53 a.m. A black bear was sighted on Patch Meadow Lane.

July 11

1:37 a.m. Patrol noticed a vehicle that had crashed into a tree at Bedford Road and Stoney Gate and subsequently arrested the driver for operating under the influence of alcohol. The operator was held at the station until bailed.

8:19 a.m. Police are investigating a breaking and entering into a preschool on East Street.

1:43 p.m. A resident had fingerprints taken at the station.

3:22 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department on Hartwell Road.

3:26 p.m. A pole came down on Judy Farm Road and created a safety hazard.

3:55 p.m. Lines on branches at Lowell Street and North Road were touching the ground.

3:59 p.m. A tree came down on West Street.

4:41 p.m. A barn on Peter Hans Road was hit by lightning. Nothing was on fire.

4:49 p.m. Branches were on the wires on Berry Corner Road.

5:04 p.m. A tree came down on Heald Road.

5:31 p.m. NStar was notified of wires on branches on Wildwood Drive.

5:59 p.m. An odor was reported on Cross Street and the Fire Department conducted an odor investigation.

8:57 p.m. The Police Department and DPW closed South Street and Wildwood Drive because of a safety hazard.

9:37 p.m. Carlisle Police assisted the Newport R.I. Police in contacting a Kimball Road resident.

July 12

8:52 a.m. A speed monitor was set up on Bedford Road.

11:07 a.m. There was a culvert washout on West Street.

6:24 p.m. A vehicle was stopped for a traffic offense at Lowell Street and Ember Lane. A summons will be issued.

8:46 p.m. A Nowell Farme Road mailbox was vandalized.

July 13

6:18 a.m. A branch was in the roadway on Maple Street.

9:38 a.m. A Brook Street resident reported a raccoon.

4:27 p.m. Patrol assisted the Cub Scouts.

5:13 p.m. Tree limbs were reported in the roadway on Cross Street. Patrol had a negative find.

7:35 p.m. A Long Ridge Road resident complained about horse trailer parking.

July 14

1:20 p.m. A wash-out was reported at Bedford Road and Banta-Davis Field.

5:30 p.m. Patrol assisted and advised on Bedford Road at the scene of a trespassing complaint. It was determined to be a civil matter.

5:57 p.m. A restraining order was served on Brook Street.

6:50 p.m. A McAllister Drive resident reported fish gone from the pond and thought it was possible bear activity.

8:40 p.m. A Tophet Drive resident, who had a cast iron bird feeder destroyed, reported possible bear activity.

July 15

6:59 a.m. An Aldershot Lane resident reported a possible bear visit during the night.

1:07 p.m. Patrol kept the peace at an Evergreen Lane residence and returned to the site at 4:43 p.m. for the same reason.

11:45 p.m. A possibly-stolen car, reported by Concord Police, was stopped on Brook Street.

Fire Log

edited by Kathleen Coyle

July 9

6:18 p.m. The Fire Department responded to a medical emergency and tranported a 50-year-old man to Emerson Hospital.

July 11

3:03 p.m. Two pieces of equipment responded to an automatic fire alarm received from a South Street residence. The system was reset on arrival.

3:23 p.m. Two pieces of equipment responded on Hartwell Road for fire alarm activation caused by smoke inside the house. This may have been caused by lightning striking a tree near the house.

4:44 p.m. A barn on Peter Hans Road was struck by lightning and was checked because of possible damage to electrical wiring.

5:07 p.m.The fire alarm at a Concord Road residence was activated when the house was struck by lightning. There was damage but no fire.

6:04 p.m. Two pieces of equipment responded to Cross Street for an odor of wood burning in a house. This was determined to be smoke coming from the neighbor's fireplace.

11:33 p.m. The ambulance and ALS 1 transport responded to School Street for a medical emergency. A 52-year-old male having an allergic reaction was transported to Emerson Hospital.

July 15

1:32 p.m. A crew responded to a River Road home for an unknown cannister in the basement.

2:36 p.m. Engine 3 responded to River Road for an automatic fire alarm received from an alarm company. There was no fire.

Police activity summary

compiled by Kathleen Coyle

101 Checks town buildings and churches

24 Housechecks

35 Directed activity, radar

32 Traffic violations

04 Suspicious persons or vehicles

14 Residential and other alarms

06 Animal-related

10 Safety hazards

08 Traffic enforcement


2006 The Carlisle Mosquito