Police & Fire

Police Arrest “Fiddler on the Roof” Imitator in North End

BPDNews.com is reporting that police officers responded to an early morning call, around 1 a.m. on Sunday, September 4th at 10 Thacher Street in Boston’s North End. The resident who called said that he heard what sounded like two people trying to break in his apartment through the skylight. According to the tenant, the suspect Read More…

Police & Fire

Cake Eating, Beer Drinking, Cigar Smoking, Rolex Wearing Suspect Breaks Into Boat

A suspect arrested at one of the Commercial Street marinas shortly after midnight on Sunday made himself comfortable inside a couple’s boat. Eric Pfaltzgraff, 39 years old, was found “sitting on their couch eating their cake and smoking a cigar with several beer cans lined up on their coffee table,” according to a Suffolk District Read More…

Police & Fire

Bank Robbery on Hanover Street; Police Blotter Highlights N. Margin Street Breaking & Entering

Bank Robbery: The Santander Bank (formerly Sovereign) at 287 Hanover Street was held up on Thursday morning. According to Universal Hub, the robber (male, 6’2″ with black hair) gave the teller a note demanding money wearing a gray hoodie and a Red Sox cap with a large, off-center B. Other North End / Waterfront crime Read More…

Police & Fire

Boston Police Review Recent Public Safety Incidents, Including Rooftop Fall, Beacon Hill Sexual Assaults, Loud Parties and Henchman Street Disturbance [Video]

Video: North End Public Safety Meeting, June 6, 2013 at Nazzaro Center in Boston’s North End (00:00 in video) Crime statistics review by BPD District A-1 Captain Thomas Lee (01:55) iPhone robbery and a arrest with general discussion of cell phone incidents (05:00) 121 Fulton Street Breaking & Entering attempt (05:20) Larcenies – Stillman St., Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Attempted Break-in and Robbery Arrest

This week’s reported incidents in the North End / Waterfront from the Boston Police Journal Log are shown below, courtesy of BPD District A-1. Attempted Breaking & Entering 05/28/13 1:00pm – 5:00am Fulton St. resident reports an unknown person damaged front entry door (pry marks). Robbery with Firearm 05/29/13 4:22pm Two male suspects stated they Read More…

Event Notices Police & Fire

Terror Precautions and Auto Thefts / Larcenies Discussed at Public Safety Meeting [Video]

Video: North End Public Safety Meeting, May 2, 2013 at the Nazzaro Community Center with Boston Police District A-1 District A-1 Boston Police Captain Thomas Lee and Officer Teddy Boyle hosted the May 2013 North End Public Safety meeting. After the recent Marathon bombings, residents expressed great appreciation for the efforts of the Boston Police Read More…

Police & Fire

Spring is Here, Breaking & Entering Reports Up – Target Harden Your Home

At a recent North End Public Safety meeting, seven residential breaking & entering incidents were reported, including multiple break-ins on Wiget Street. Boston Police believe they have arrested a suspect responsible for several of the B&E’s. They also discussed methods on how to “target harden” your home, especially with Spring here and a tendency to Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: On-Street Robbery & Assault For Head Phones on Wiget Street

Reported incidents from this week’s Boston Police Journal Log are shown below, courtesy of BPD District A-1. Unarmed Robbery 03/30/13 3:40am Male victim stepped outside of a Wiget St. apartment and was approached by 2 male suspects who alighted from a tan motor vehicle. At this time, the suspects demanded the head phones he was Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Arrest on Cleveland Place of Man Climbing Fire Escape and Knocking on Windows

This week’s police blotter shows reported incidents in the North End / Waterfront area, courtesy of Boston Police, District A-1. Warrant Arrest 03/23/13 6:00am Male suspect arrested on a default warrant after Police Officers responded to a call on Cleveland Place for a male climbing on a fire escape knocking on windows. Breaking & Entering Read More…