Category: Police Briefs

Police Briefs 09-17-2020

Charlestown Sees 40-Percent Increase in Part One Crime Now As August of 2020 was drawing to a close, Charlestown had seen a 40-percent spike in violent and property crime from last year – the biggest year-to-date increase in any of…

Police Briefs 09-17-2020

Charlestown Beat Shoplifting 09/07/10 – As a result of a radio call to First Avenue for a person shoplifting, an individual was questioned and issued a no-trespass order barring her from coming back into the store. Assault and Battery 09/08/20…

Police Briefs 09-10-2020

Charlestown Beat Vandalism 09/01/20 – A victim on Mystic Avenue reported he observed a male suspect lingering around his home, and a short time later, the victim observed that cinder blocks near his home had been stacked beneath a window…

Police Briefs 08-27-20

Charlestown Beat Larceny 08/19/20 – A victim on Bunker Hill Street reported his bike was stolen. Police were subsequently able to locate the suspect who took the bike, and it was returned. The victim didn’t want to pursue charges at…

Police Briefs 08-06-2020

Charlestown Beat Warrant Arrest 07/27/20 – Officers in the area of Constitution Road placed an individual under arrest for an outstanding South Boston Court warrant charging receiving stolen property. Breaking and Entering – Commercial 07/28/20 – Officers responded to an…

Police Briefs 07-30-2020

Charlestown Beat Vandalism 07/20/20 – A victim on Monument Street reported upon returning home from vacation, he saw that his motor vehicle had sustained extensive damage to the driver’s side panels and bumper. The cause of the damage was unknown…

Police Briefs 07-16-2020

Charlestown Beat Larceny –  Bicycle 07/06/20 – A victim on First Avenue reported unknown person(s) stole his blue Trek Madone mountain bike from the garage in his building. Larceny –  Bicycle 07/06/20 –  A victim on Eighth Street reported unknown…

Police Briefs 05-28-2020

Charlestown Beat Burglary – Commercial 05/18/20 – A victim on Alford Street reported two male suspects entered the building he was working on via the catwalks. Upon being noticed, the suspects fled the area. It was unknown at that time…

Police Briefs 04-30-2020

Charlestown Beat The Boston Police Department reminds readers that most car breaks occur when the victims leave their cars unlocked, so lock your vehicles to help curb larcenies from motor vehicles. Disorderly Person 04/20/20 – As a result of a…