Friday, February 15, 2008
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
1:01 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department on East Street at the scene of a carbon monoxide detector activation.
3:16 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
9:57 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
4:23 p.m. Comcast was advised of a cable wire down on Curve Street.
7:56 a.m. Patrol assisted with election traffic on Westford Street.
3:05 p.m. A Nowell Farme Road resident reported vandalism.
3:28 p.m. A wallet was found, the owner notified and the wallet picked up.
3:57 p.m. Two tool boxes were reported lost at Bellows Hill Road and Estabrook Road.
9:22 p.m. A resident reported a harassing phone call and was advised.
2:30 p.m. A protective order was updated.
5:36 p.m. A vehicle hit a deer on Bedford Road; the deer was put down.
8:58 p.m. DPW was notified of a pothole at West Street and Hobblebush Lane.
1:18 a.m. DPW was notified that town roads were icing up and getting slick.
4:11 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department on Cross Street where there was a possible gas leak.
9:49 a.m. A South Street resident reported a missing ATM card.
12:10 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a disabled vehicle at North Road and the Canoe Launch.
2:14 p.m. DPW was notified of various potholes at West and South Streets.
3:02 p.m. Mass. Highway was notified of potholes on the bridge at Bedford Road and the Bedford line.
6:46 p.m. A deer was reported hit by a vehicle on Concord Street; patrol had a negative find.
7:38 p.m. A vehicle went into a snow embankment on West Street.
8:50 p.m. DPW was advised of icy roads.
9:38 a.m. A Concord Street resident reported a lost passport and was advised to contact the U.S. Department of State web site to report the loss.
10:51 a.m. A minor vehicle accident occurred on Nathan Lane. There was no personal injury.
2:41 p.m. An East Street resident reported a possible past break-in attempt. The site checked okay.
4:32 p.m. Patrol assisted a vehicle causing a traffic hazard at Bedford Road and the rotary.
6:54 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Autumn Lane.
6:57 p.m. A disabled vehicle on River Road was removed by the owner.
11:53 a.m. A wild animal, possibly a mountain lion, was reported at West and Acton Streets. Patrol had a negative find.
11:26 p.m. DPW was called out for slippery roads.
12:29 a.m. A minor single vehicle accident occurred on River Road where a car went off the road. The vehicle was towed by the owner.
12:37 a.m. A disabled vehicle at Bedford Road and River Road was removed.
6:36 a.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
11:47 a.m. A large branch was removed from the roadway on North Road.
11:50 a.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a disabled vehicle on the side of the road at Bedford Road and Stoney Gate.
1:01 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency.
1:19 p.m. A resident contacted the station to report possible identity theft in connection with a cell phone account. The matter is under investigation.
3:44 p.m. A firearm was found on Curve Street and brought to the station.
4:09 p.m. The burglar alarm sounded and a door was found open at an Old Quarry Drive residence. The house was secured.
4:15 p.m. A Blackberry phone was found and brought to the station.
7:12 p.m. DPW was called out for slick roads.
edited by Kathleen Coyle
1:03 a.m. The Fire Department responded to a carbon monoxide alarm on East Street and ventilated CO in the house.
3:16 a.m. An 81-year-old female with a medical emergency was transported to Emerson Hospital with ALS.
10 a.m. No transport was required at the scene of a medical emergency on Berry Corner Road.
12:47 p.m. A fire alarm activation on Litchfield Drive was found to be accidental by workers there.
3:16 p.m. The Fire Department set up lighting at Town Hall entrance for the Police Department. The job was completed at 8:30 p.m.
4:12 a.m. Engine 3 responded to Cross Street and found a methane leak in the house.
Police activity summary
136 Checks town buildings
37 Directed activity
33 Traffic violations
05 Suspicious persons,
vehicles, or events
04 Abandoned or hang up
04 General medical
04 Well being checks
04 Safety hazards
04 Lost and found
05 Traffic hazards
04 Notify DPW
04 Disabled vehicles
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