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Police Log

Police Log

The following incidents were reported to the MIT or Cambridge Police between Nov. 1 and Nov. 13, 2006. This summary does not include incidents such as false alarms, general service calls, or medical shuttles.

Nov. 1: W20 (84 Mass. Ave.), 9:33 a.m., WMS warrant on Michael Kreisel, 11 Garden St., Cambridge; arrested on an outstanding warrant.

Nov. 2: W92, 1:15 a.m., At approximately 11:10 p.m. power loss due to explosion on Audrey St. in manhole; Cambridge Fire Department, Cambridge Police, and NSTAR responded; late entry due to computer problems due to outage.

M54 (21 Rear Ames St.), 1:25 a.m., Received call from Cambridge Police for 911 hangup in Bldg 54; car dispatched; radio society repeater problems; malfunction Cambridge Police notified.

Nov. 5: W70 (471 Memorial Dr.), 5:54 a.m., Report of an intruder being chased at New House; MIT Police dispatched for a routine check.

Railroad tracks, rear of W79 (229 Vassar St.), 4:55 p.m., Reporting person states male subject set a fire in a cement construction pipe with cardboard and wood material; the suspect is described as a White male, tall, dressed in dark clothing, wearing a hat and carrying a duffle bag; he was seen leaving the area from the rear of Simmons Hall towards Albany St. MIT Police responded with the Cambridge Fire Department and Cambridge Police.

Nov. 10: W13 (52 Mass. Ave.), 11:38 a.m., Victim reports unauthorized use of her credit card.

Nov. 13: M68 (31 Ames St.), 8:08 a.m., Restraining order paperwork was served in hand; return of service to issuing police department.

W13 (52 Mass. Ave.), 11:32 p.m., A female student was walking on the Harvard Bridge when a man exposed himself.

Compiled by Angeline Wang