Friday, November 16, 2007
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
1:21 a.m. Patrol investigated a vehicle on Curve Street with the parking lights left on.
7:48 a.m. Comcast was notified of a cable wire low across the street on Maple Street.
8:39 a.m. The Fire Department was notified of a carbon monoxide alarm on Stearns Street.
9:49 a.m. The Conservation Commission requested extra patrols at Maple Street and the Greenough Land lot because of suspicious activity at that site.
11:24 a.m. A child's car seat was installed at the station.
2:26 p.m. A child's car seat was installed at the station.
2:56 p.m. A resident came to the station to be fingerprinted.
4:17 p.m. Patrol assisted with traffic at Westford and Cross Streets.
4:23 p.m. A resident came to the station to report credit-card fraud. The resident had received a card he had not signed up for and was later notified by the credit card company, which is continuing the investigation, of unusual activity on the card.
4:38 p.m. A resident came to the station to report eBay fraud.
5:40 p.m. Parkers in a suspicious vehicle at the State Park and Lowell Street were advised.
7:58 a.m. A horn was reported sounding on East Street. Patrol investigated and found the situation checked okay.
8:44 a.m. A Martin Street resident reported stolen jewelry. (See article, page 1.)
11:35 a.m. Patrol investigated a disabled vehicle at Cross and South Streets and found help was en route. It was determined the vehicle did not create a hazard.
1:36 p.m. A Buttrick Lane resident reported an harassing phone call.
3:11 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at an inside propane odor investigation.
6:27 p.m. An Acton Street resident reported a light on inside her house that should not have been on.
3:14 a.m. Patrol secured a door on Westford Street.
8:07 a.m. Two children's car seats were installed at the station.
10:58 a.m. A Hemlock Hill Road resident reported a suspicious e-mail and was advised.
12:23 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department on Brook Street at the scene of arcing wires.
11:12 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
11:50 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department and provided lift assistance to an elderly person.
3:03 a.m. Patrol assisted an elderly female.
10:16 p.m. Patrol investigated a report of erratic vehicle operation and had a negative find.
7:21 a.m. Mailbox vandalism and illegal parking were reported on Acton Street.
12:30 p.m. A resident called to report an ongoing problem with his neighbor.
3:23 p.m. A resident reported leaves being blown out into the street at Concord Street and Bingham Road. Patrol had a negative find.
11:40 p.m. Patrol made a well-being check on East Street.
10:03 a.m. The speed monitor was set up on Bedford Road.
12:42 p.m. Patrol investigated a report of a pedestrian stopping traffic at Concord Street and Clark Farm Road and had a negative find.
Police activity summary
113 Checks town buildings and churches
38 Directed activity
27 Traffic violations
11 Suspicious persons, vehicles or events
08 Residential and other alarms
edited by Kathleen Coyle
8:41 a.m. A carbon monoxide investigation was made on Stearns Street. The alarm was caused by a battery problem.
3:12 p.m. Nothing was found at a gas/propane leak investigation on Curve Street.
12:25 p.m. Wires were found arcing on a tree on Brook Street. NStar responded and resolved the problem.
11:13 p.m. EMTs responded to a medical emergency. No transport was furnished.
11:50 p.m. A medical assist was provided where a 99-year-old female was in need of help.
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