Police & Fire

Police Chase Bolt Cutting Scooter Burglars in Home Invasion

Residential breaking & entering incidents lead the recent list of crimes on the Boston Police blotter for the North End / Waterfront area. Given the recent residential break-ins, BPD District A-1 has distributed a Breaking & Entering Prevention Advisory Bulletin. Keep up with citywide police news on BPDNews.com. Reported incidents from this week’s Boston Police Journal Log are shown below.

Breaking & Entering – Residential
09/18/12 4:45pm
Police officers responded to a Breaking & Entering in progress on Henchman Street. Suspects entered the residence with bolt cutters and stole motor scooters and fled the scene. Suspect #1 was apprehended on Commercial Street after a violent struggle with a detail officer. Suspect #2 was apprehended after being chased over the N. Washington St. bridge into the streets of Charlestown. A set of bolt cutters was recovered from suspect #1.

Breaking & Entering – Residential
09/26/12 8:20am – 6:10pm
Sheafe St. resident reports an unknown person entered her apartment (no sign of forced entry) and removed a television, computer and misc. jewelry.