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Boston Police Investigating a Sexual Assault in the North End at Prince St. & North Square

A victim reported to Boston Police that at about 2:00 AM, on Sunday, August 2, 2020, while walking in the area of Prince Street and North Square, in Boston’s North End, a male suspect approached and attempted to sexually assault her. The victim stated that she screamed and the suspect fled the area.   The Read More…

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Police Blotter: Attempted Larceny, Two Accounts of Vandalism

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Vandalism07/27/20    9:20 a.m.Male suspect arrested for malicious destruction of property after breaking the window of a Commercial St. building. The initial 911 call was for a man with a gun at that address, but after a Read More…

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Introducing New Boston Police District A-1 Captain, Robert Ciccolo

Boston Police have announced the new head of District A-1, Captain Robert Ciccolo, effective immediately. Captain Ciccolo takes over District 1 from Captain Kenneth Fong who retired last month. The new police captain provided the following introduction. For those in the neighborhood who don’t know me, I’ve been with the Department for 37 years, and I Read More…

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Police Blotter: Two Accounts of Breaking & Entering; Stolen License Plates

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Breaking & Entering (Boat)07/05/20  8:32amMale suspect arrested after fleeing a boat at Lewis Wharf he had broken into. Suspect was apprehended on Haverhill St. in the North Station area. Suspect was riding a Bianchi bike and carrying four Read More…

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Police Blotter: Foster St. Robbery, Theft From Vehicle, Person Causing a Disturbance

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Robbery07/03/20   9:55 p.m.Victim and girlfriend report they were robbed of U.S. currency at gunpoint by a known male suspect and two other unknown accomplices on Foster St. Detectives to follow up. Larceny From Motor Vehicle07/01 – 07/02/20      Read More…

Government Health & Environment Police & Fire

New City Task Force to Address Illegal Fireworks

The City of Boston has announced a new task force to address the increase of illegal fireworks in Boston’s neighborhoods. While there have always been some illegal fireworks leading up to the Fourth of July, this year has been worse than usual. Fireworks calls to the Boston Police Department were up by a factor of Read More…