Category: Police Briefs

Police Briefs 11-12-2020

Charlestown Beat Warrant Arrest 11/02/20 – Officers in the area of Eden Street placed an individual under arrest for several Woburn and Peabody court warrants charging violations of the drug laws. Larceny – Bike 11/05/20 – A victim on Nearen…

Police Briefs 10-29-2020

Charlestown Beat Attempted Robbery 10/20/20 – A victim on Union Street reported while she was walking her dog, a male suspect approached her, brandished a knife and demanded her wallet. The victim replied she didn’t have any money and ran…

Police Briefs 10-15-2020

Charlestown Beat Assault and Battery 10/05/20 – A victim on Rutherford Avenue reported that for no reason and with no warning, a male suspect wearing construction boots approached the victim and pushed him to the ground before kicking and punching…

Police Briefs 10-08-2020

Charlestown Beat Aggravated Assault 10/02/20 – A victim on O’Reilly Way stated she was involved in a fight with two females, during which she was cut on the forehead and nose. As a result of the subsequent investigation, a knife…

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…