Friday, December 12, 2008
12:28 p.m. Patrol investigated a report of a suspicious vehicle on Virginia Farme Lane and had a negative find.
2:09 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of a medical emergency on Partridge Lane.
7:28 p.m. Patrol removed a tree in the road at Lowell Street and Orchard Acres Drive.
7:44 p.m. Patrol removed a branch in the road at East and Old East Streets.
7:49 p.m. Patrol removed a branch in the road at Concord and Russell Streets.
8:00 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a house lockout on Hickory Lane.
9:41 p.m. Patrol investigated a burglar alarm on Judy Farm Road. The house appeared secure.
10:04 p.m. Patrol removed a tree in the road at Lowell Street and North Road.
11:29 a.m. Patrol checked an open door at a house on Cross Street. Things appeared to be in order.
2:09 p.m. A child’s car seat was installed at the station.
2:26 p.m. Patrol investigated a disabled vehicle at Brook Street and Page Brook Road. AAA was going to tow the vehicle.
5:23 p.m. A vehicle was stopped on Maple Street and given a final warning.
5:35 p.m. A summons will be issued for a Billerica woman stopped at Maple and Brook Street, driving with an expired license.
11:30 p.m. A Rutland Street resident reported a suspicious person knocked on the door. Patrol had a negative find.
6:39 a.m. A Fiske Street resident complained about a loud bicyclist.
10:51 a.m. The alarm at School Street and the Spalding Building sounded and was investigated; it checked okay.
7:09 p.m. Parkers in the cul de sac on Indian Hill were advised.
7:18 p.m. Patrol investigated clothing along the side of the road at East and Maple Streets.
10:56 a.m. Patrol delivered a message from an out-of-town police department to a Rutland Street resident that his driver’s license had been found in that town.
2:48 p.m. Loose horses on Craigie Circle were retrieved by their owner.
8:43 p .m. A Curve Street resident reported credit card fraud. The report is being investigated by the police.
7:40 a.m. NSTAR was advised of a guy wire hanging from a pole at Curve Street and Forest Park Drive.
9:43 a.m. The dog officer was notified of dogs on Police Station property.
10:37 a.m. A speed monitor was set up on Russell Street.
3:21 p.m. A hit-and-run driver damaged a stone wall on River Road.
4:36 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene of a house lockout on East Street.
8:32 p.m. Patrol checked the school dance at School Street and the Spalding Building.
8:45 p.m. Patrol re-checked the school dance at School Street and the Spalding Building.
10:51 a.m. A Bingham Road resident borrowed the Have-a-heart trap.
6:12 p.m. Patrol assisted the Fire Department at the scene of an inside smoke investigation on Maple Street.
12:09 a.m. An operator who knocked down a mailbox on Westford Street was arrested for OUI and later bailed.
2:12 p.m. A small tree leaning on wires on Westford Street was removed.
7:03 p.m. NSTAR was notified of a tree on power lines on Woodridge Road.
Police activity summary
122 Checks town buildings
46 Directed activity
28 Traffic violations
12 Suspicious persons, vehicles
07 Residential and other alarms
06 Safety hazards
10:23 a.m. A boil-over on top of the stove caused an appliance fire at a Bingham Road residence. It had been put out on the Fire Department’s arrival.
12:57 p.m. A 52-year-old man with a medical emergency was transported from Lowell Street to the Lowell General Hospital with Advanced Life Support (ALS) assistance.
5:37 a.m. An elderly male was transported to Emerson Hospital.
12:11 p.m. An elderly woman on Maple Street was picked up and helped to her chair.
5:42 p.m. A 76-year-old woman with a medical emergency was transported from Judy Farm Road to the Lahey Clinic with ALS assistance.
11:23 p.m. A 93-year-old woman with a medical emergency was transported from Sunset Road to Emerson Hospital with ALS assistance.
11:25 a.m. An inside smoke investigation was conducted at a Stearns Street residence where the fireplace damper was closed and the smoke was coming into the house. The damper was opened for the resident.
12:07 p.m. A handicapped male on Kimball Road was given a lift assist.
7:50 a.m. A vehicle accident on Lowell Street reported no injuries. The driver was transported to Emerson Hospital.
6:24 p.m. A fire alarm was received from an alarm company for a Rockland Road residence. The alarm was caused by steam from a shower.
1:42 p.m. An investigation of smoke coming from the roof of a School Street structure showed that the problem was with the chimney, and that there was not a chimney fire.
11:26 a.m. The Fire Department performed a special service for the Recreation Department at Kimball’s parking lot where they pumped water from a pond to flood the ice rink.
7:16 p.m. A 75-year-old woman fell and was transported from Wolf Rock Road to Emerson Hospital.
2:09 p.m. A 95-year-old male with difficulty breathing was transported with ALS to Emerson Hospital
6:12 p.m. A burner malfunction led to an inside smoke investigation on Maple Street. The Fire Department found unsafe levels of carbon monoxide present. ∆
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