Friday, July 13, 2007
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
11:46 a.m. Photos of injuries in a domestic abuse case were taken at the station as a follow-up to initial action in the case.
12:15 p.m. A vehicle was stopped on Westford Street in a selective enforcement operation and the operator was given a verbal warning about defective equipment. This was the initial stop in a Click It or Ticket mobilization that made a total of six stops and concluded at 3:38 p.m.
1:53 p.m. A vehicle was stopped at Concord Street and the Concord line because it had no front plate. Vehicles with red and white plates require them to be displayed in the front and back of the vehicle.
1:54 p.m. Patrol investigated a burglar alarm received for a Litchfield Drive residence. They found an open door, checked that the situation was okay, and secured the house.
2:25 p.m. Patrol investigated an alarm received from the ATM at 7 Westford Street. Everything appeared okay.
2:35 p.m. A vehicle was stopped at Concord Street and the Concord line because it displayed an expired registration. The operator was found to have current registration on hand and no arrest was made.
3:49 p.m. Patrol investigated a burglar alarm received from a Litchfield Drive residence and found things secure.
12:41 a.m. A Peter Hans Road resident reported possible intruders. Patrol had a negative find.
8:45 a.m. The operator of a utility truck blocking the roadway at Bedford Road and River Road was advised.
3:33 p.m. A vehicle was stopped at Concord and South Streets for erratic operation and the situation checked okay.
6:26 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a house lockout on Pheasant Hill Lane.
6 a.m. NStar was notified of a power outage in the town.
7:23 a.m. Past mailbox vandalism on Concord Street was reported.
8:01 p.m. A Click It or Ticket selective enforcement operation began and concluded at 6:34 p.m. with a total of ten stops.
8:28 a.m. A passerby found a sick rabbit at West Street and Valentine's field and took it to a vet.
10:57 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a water problem on Bellows Hill Road.
9:43 p.m. Patrol assisted in removing a bat from a Concord Street residence.
9:29 a.m. A Click It or Ticket traffic enforcement began at 9:29 a.m. and concluded at 10:28 p.m. with a total of ten vehicle stops.
1:13 p.m. Patrol investigated a hitchhiker on East Street and the individual checked okay.
4:53 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a small outside fire on Bellows Hill Road.
7:02 p.m. Patrol spoke with two youths riding mini-motorcycles at Bedford Road and Church Street; these vehicles are illegal on public roadways.
9:50 p.m. A neighbor reported a suspicious vehicle on North Road property. Patrol determined that the vehicle belonged to the owner of the property.
8:01 a.m. A selective enforcement operation began at 8:01 a.m. and concluded at 2:02 p.m. with a total of three vehicle stops.
9:23 a.m. An RUOK alert was received from a resident; patrol investigated and found the situation appeared okay.
9:29 a.m. A Bedford Road resident reported envelopes were left on her porch. Patrol investigated and removed the envelopes.
12:40 p.m. A dog was found on East Street.
3 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department in helping a handicapped resident who needed a lift assist.
10:10 a.m. A parking ticket with a fine was issued for a parking violation on East Street.
11:04 a.m. A credit card found at Concord Street and the Concord line was brought to the station and tagged.
2:10 a.m. A blue stroller was lost on Brook Street.
4:56 p.m. Glasses found at the ATM were brought to the station and tagged.
4:59 p.m. A resident was arrested on a warrant from the Middlesex Superior Court. He was brought to the station and held in custody until the court opened on Monday morning.
5:43 p.m. A Kimball Road resident reported a stolen bicycle.
10:28 p.m. The prisoner at the police station reported he had injured himself and was taken to Emerson Hospital in the custody of a police officer for evaluation and possible treatment.
11:38 p.m. The prisoner reported in the last item was picked up and returned to the station.
1:27 a.m. Patrol moved a tree branch in the roadway on Westford Street to the side of the road.
1:35 a.m. Patrol moved a tree branch from the roadway at Concord and Church Streets.
4:42 a.m. An alarm from a Kimball Road residence was determined to be due to a system malfunction.
12:56 a.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a disabled vehicle on Lowell Street.
11:39 a.m. A neighbor reported a truck had taken water from a pond on Rutland Street.
10:28 a.m. A resident reported a male spray painting the roadway at West Street and Pope Road.
10:44 a.m. Patrol advised a tree crew in the roadway on Cross Street to move.
3:58 p.m. A speeding complaint was received from a South Street resident.
7:10 p.m. A possibly sick raccoon was reported on Lowell Street; patrol had a negative find.
7:49 p.m. An East Street resident made a complaint against a solicitor and the solicitor was advised to leave.
10:55 a.m. DPW was notified of a dead raccoon on South Street.
11:03 a.m. Dispatch received a complaint about bicyclists riding two and three abreast on South Street. Patrol located the bicyclists and they were advised.
11:53 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
12:06 p.m. A cell phone was found on Bedford Road and brought to the station and tagged.
12:23 p.m. A resident reported contractors working on a holiday and asked if that was a bylaw violation. There was no bylaw violation found.
12:37 p.m. A Pheasant Hill Lane resident reported harassing phone calls. The person was advised of the anonymous call bureau report line at 1-800-518-5507.
5:38 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a stove fire on Curve Street.
11:12 p.m. A River Road resident reported prank phone calls; the callers were advised.
7:42 a.m. A tow was ordered for a disabled vehicle creating a hazard at Westford and Concord Streets.
2:41 p.m. A North Road resident reported a stolen canoe.
2:47 p.m. A moving van blocking a lane on Maple Street was advised to move.
6:18 p.m. A verbal domestic dispute was resolved by the parties involved.
10:39 p.m. A Bedford Road resident reported mail containing a paycheck had been opened and taped closed. The paycheck was not damaged.
12:17 p.m. A Westford Street resident reported a fox in the house. The fox ran out on its own.
4:52 p.m. Patrol gave a ride home to an elderly person who was lost on Stearns Street.
6:53 p.m. A Bingham Road resident made a dog complaint. Patrol investigated and the situation checked okay.
8:41 p.m. A Stearns Street resident complained about an unregistered solicitor. The individual was gone on patrol's arrival.
8:53 a.m. Wallet contents were found and brought to the station.
11:01 a.m. A Westford Street resident reported a possible sick fox that was gone before patrol arrived at the scene.
1:15 p.m. A dog was found on Lowell Street and the dog officer notified.
10:10 p.m. Suspicious motor vehicles were found at Maple Street and the Greenough Land lot.
10:48 p.m. Parkers on Westford Street were advised to move.
8:32 a.m. A North Road resident reported a past bear sighting.
2:25 p.m. A request for permission to film in town was referred to Town Hall.
4:11 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Lowell Street.
5:47 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
Police activity summary
218 Checks town buildings and churches
53 Selective enforcement
79 Directed activity
66 Traffic violations
17 Suspicious persons or vehicles
23 Residential alarms
05 Other alarms
11 Animal related
07 Assist the public
05 Traffic hazards
06 Lost and found
edited by Kathleen Coyle
10:58 a.m. The Fire Department shut off the water at a Bellows Hill Road residence where there was a water problem in the house.
4:51 p.m. The Fire Department responded to a small outside fire on Bellows Hill Road.
5:15 a.m. A mutual aid response was made to a request from Concord Fire Department to transport a 46-year-old male to Emerson Hospital.
3 p.m. Fire Department EMTs assisted a handicapped 20-year-old male.
3:53 p.m. Fire Department EMTs assisted a handicapped 20-year-old male.
4:42 p.m. A 12-year-old male was transported to Emerson Hospital.
8:35 p.m. A 37-year-old male prisoner was transported from the police station to Emerson Hospital.
11:545 a.m. A 55-year-old woman was transported to Emerson Hospital from River Road.
5:37 p.m. Engine 3 responded to an oven fire on Curve Street.
5:50 p.m. An 85-year-old male was transported to Emerson Hospital.
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