Friday, September 22, 2006
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
The following Blotter includes entries that were omitted over the summer.
4 p.m. Traffic enforcement operation began at 4 p.m. It ended at 7 p.m. There were 13 vehicle stops.
7:52 p.m. Patrol investigated a disabled vehicle at West Street and the Westford line
11:13 p.m. The operator of a suspicious vehicle at Bedford Road and Foss Field was asked to move along.
12:39 p.m. DPW was asked to remove a safety hazard where a tree was down at Bedford Road and the Bedford line.
11:36 a.m. Patrol assisted on East Street where equipment was being offloaded.
12:32 p.m. A hiker reported a neck chain lost on a trail at the Cranberry Bog. Another hiker found the chain and reported this to the police, who were able to put the two individuals in touch with each other.
3:31 p.m. A speed monitor was set up on School Street.
5:38 p.m. A company cutting trees on Cross Street was required to get a road detail.
9:47 p.m. Patrol investigated an alarm from a motion detector on Aldershot Lane. The house appeared secure.
10:45 p.m. Mutual aid was given to Concord Police, who requested that traffic be shut down at West Street and the Concord line because of a structure fire on Westford Street.
7:53 a.m. The dog officer was notified of a past dog bite on River Road.
9:19 a.m. A Kimball Road resident reported a missing dog.
11:03 a.m. Patrol investigated a possible disabled vehicle on Lowell Street. It checked okay.
2:20 p.m. The speed monitor was set up at Spalding Field and Church Street.
5:48 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department on East Street.
8:08 p.m. Patrol investigated a firecracker complaint on Rutland Street and had a negative find.
6:30 a.m. A speed monitor was set up at School Street and the Spalding Building.
6:22 p.m. A complaint was received about trucks blocking traffic at Westford and Cross Streets.
7:38 p .m. A baby bear was sighted at Curve Street.
8:23 p.m. A bear was sighted at Curve Street.
9:25 p.m. Patrol investigated an abandoned vehicle parked by the canoe launch.
1:03 p.m. A Westford Street resident reported ceramic flower pots stolen from the end of the drive.
2:27 p.m. A horse was reported stuck in Tophet Swamp at Great Brook Farm State Park. Their field driver and rescue equipment were called. The horse was rescued with no apparent injuries by 4:30 p.m.
8:02 p.m. Patrol responded at the scene of a house lockout on Pheasant Hill Lane.
2:36 p.m. Patrol investigated a firecracker complaint at East and Maple Streets, with a negative find.
9:11 a.m. An extra patrol was requested on North Road where a suspicious person was reported to be feeding the caged rabbits at the ice cream stand.
1:42 p.m. A warning ticket was issued for parking in the handicapped space on School Street.
3 p.m. A resident came to the station to report possible identity theft in Philadelphia. His jacket and wallet were stolen in that city and a credit card was used in that area. The matter was referred to the appropriate Philadelphia authorities.
9:25 a.m. A bear was sighted at Berry Corner Lane.
10:29 a.m. Bear activity was reported at Elizabeth Ridge Road.
1:41 p.m. Possible bear activity was reported on Sunset Road.
6:20 p.m. A traffic enforcement operation began. It ended at 6:55 p.m. Twelve vehicle stops were made.
7:02 p.m. A vehicle accident occurred on Bedford Road where a car went off the road into the woods.
10:40 p.m. The school area at Concord and Church Streets was patrolled.
9:14 a.m. A past bear sighting was reported on Blaisdell Drive. The bear was at a bird feeder.
5:16 p.m. A Cranberry Hill Lane resident reported a bear had destroyed a bird feeder.
12:22 a.m. A past vehicle accident on Bedford Road was reported. The accident was not investigated.
7 a.m. The school bus stop at Autumn Lane and Robbins Drive was monitored for a suspicious vehicle.
8:19 a.m. A detail officer reported illegal passing of a school bus at Bedford Road and Stearns Street.
8:59 a.m. A Pine Brook Road resident reported a past bear sighting.
9:21 a.m. A Maple Street resident reported damage done to property. Patrol investigated and determined it was Keyspan marking gas lines.
11:31 a.m. Larceny of light fixtures from a building on Bedford Road was reported.
12:51 p.m. A Bedford Road resident reported threats and trespassing. A trespass order was issued.
1:08 p.m. An East Street resident reported a past bear sighting.
2:29 p.m. An unregistered food salesman was advised after dispatch received a complaint about soliciting.
4:08 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a house lockout on Bellows Hill Road.
5:59 p.m. An Ice Pond Road resident asked for assistance with a bat in the house.
7:30 p.m. A bear was sighted at Baldwin Road and Stearns Street.
10:24 a.m. A speed monitor was set up at Davis Road and Maple Street.
10:42 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
4:42 p.m. A River Road resident reported larceny from a mailbox.
5:18 p.m. A summons from out-of-state police was served on Bellows Hill Road.
9:20 a.m. Police are investigating the theft of construction materials on Bedford Road.
12:27 p.m. Verizon was notified of low hanging wires at Bedford Road and the Bedford line.
2:38 p.m. A suspicious vehicle reported at Autumn Lane and Kibby Place was determined to belong to the resident.
6:29 p.m. The upper soccer field at Bedford Road and Banta-Davis was reported turfed.
8:29 a.m. A Bingham Road resident reported rocks being thrown at traffic.
8:31 a.m. A Patch Meadow Lane resident reported past bear activity.
9:27 a.m. Illegal passing of a school bus at Bedford Road and Shady Brook Lane was referred to traffic.
1:18 p.m. A vehicle hit a deer on Maple Street.
8:41 p.m. Patrol investigated suspicious noises reported by a Maple Street resident.
9:48 p.m. A bear was sighted by three officers on patrol on North Road.
10:30 p.m. Patrol investigated an underage party at Curve Street and the Cranberry Bog where there was alcohol and a bonfire. Two Carlisle juveniles will be summonsed and one Concord juvenile was arrested for being a minor consuming alcohol. He was bailed.
3:08 p.m. Patrol investigated a disabled vehicle at Lowell Street and the State Park office. The operator was expecting an AAA tow.
6:57 p.m. A vehicle was stopped at Acton Street and Heald Road. The operator will be summonsed for operating with a suspended license.
9:26 p.m. Two persons were arrested at Bedford Road and Banta-Davis Field for trespassing on posted land. A Dedham resident was arrested for being a minor transporting liquor. An Indiana resident was charged with the same violations.
10:57 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
3:11 p.m. Patrol investigated a disabled vehicle at Banta-Davis field.
3:34 p.m. Police investigated a burglar alarm at Church Street and the Corey Building. The site checked okay.
edited by Kathleen Coyle
The following summary contains entries that were omitted over the summer.
6:01 p.m. Engine 3 responded to a fire alarm for a residence on River Road. The alarm was caused by burnt food on the stove.
10:37 p.m. Concord requested a water tanker for a structure fire on Westford Road in Concord. Engine 5 responded.
10:54 p.m. Concord Fire Department requested an engine to a structure fire on Westford Road in Concord. Engine 4 responded to the fire.
5:45 p.m. Engine 3 responded to an outside natural gas leak. Keyspan was notified.
3:43 p.m. A horse was stuck in the mud in Tophet Swamp in the Great Brook Farm State Park. Engine 4 assisted at the scene.
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