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Police Log

Police Log

The following incidents were reported to the MIT Police between Dec. 1 and Dec. 31, 2006. This summary does not include incidents such as false alarms, general service calls, larcenies, or medical shuttles.

Dec. 1: W20 (84 Mass. Ave.), 7:27 a.m., Michael Kreisel, homeless. Arrested for trespassing after notice.

M68 (31 Ames St.), 1:59 p.m., Report of damage to a security device outside.

Dec. 2: BTP (119 Bay State Rd.), 1:49 a.m., Report of fight in the house. Police responding, reports issue currently resolved.

W20 (84 Mass. Ave.), 4:49 p.m., Suspicious male in W20 lobby, Alpine Bagel area. Verbal trespass issued.

Dec. 3: W20 (84 Mass. Ave.), 6:36 p.m., Reporting person reports person walked by her and grabbed her breast. Naham Getaneh, 2 Trotter Court, South Boston arrested for indecent assault and battery.

NW12 (138 Albany St.), 7:56 p.m., Reporting person reports his car windshield was damaged while parked in the Mass. Ave. lot.

Dec. 5: M50 (142 Memorial Dr.) Basement, 1 p.m., Reporting person states there is homophobic graffiti on blackboard in men’s room.

Dec. 8: M10 (122 Memorial Dr.), 3:02 a.m., Several individuals seen on the dome of Bldg. 10.

W92, 11:03 a.m., Malicious damage to bicycle.

E70 (1 Broadway St.), 11:13 a.m., Working fire, all units and ambulance en route to scene.

M38 (50 Vassar St.), 12:04 p.m., Strong smell of chemical spill; Boston Fire Department on scene; floor wax.

Dec. 9: SPE (518 Beacon St.), 5:49 p.m., Received a call from party requesting ex-boyfriend be removed from residence 515 Beacon St.; police dispatched, subject removed without incident.

Dec. 10: TDC (372 Memorial Dr.), 12:40 a.m., Fire alarm at 372 Memorial Dr.; Cambridge Fire Department responding; police report pull station activation on the third floor.

DTD (416 Beacon St.), 5:39 p.m., Reporting person came home and found suspicious person in house on third floor; suspicious person then fled onto back street from the rear door; police dispatched. Boston Police Department and Massachusetts State Police notified. Area checked with negative results.

M16 (21 Rear Ames St.), 1:47 p.m., M16 lobby vending machine broken into.

Dec. 11: E25 (25 Carlton St.), 12:20 a.m., E23 basement vending machine broken into.

NW62 (310 Mass. Ave.), 7:46 a.m., Cambridge fire en route; broken water pipe.

M68 (31 Ames St.), 1:11 p.m., Reporting person states she has been stalked by an individual and he called her and said he was coming by.

ADP (351 Mass. Ave.), 7:16 p.m., Homeless male rear of 351 Mass. Ave; routine check, individual sent on his way.

Dec. 12: M16 (21 ear Ames St.) #151, 9:57 a.m., States there is a peeping tom in the ladies bathroom; light-skinned male, shaved head.

W92 (3:29 p.m.), Reporting person reports his bicycle was vandalized in the W92 parking area.

M14 (160 Memorial Dr.), 6:36 p.m., Reporting person reports two suspicious males at vending machines. Arrested Shawn Morley, 78 Bowdoin St., Dorchester; arrested for trespassing and possession of burglarious tools.

M8 (21 Rear Ames St.), 7:23 p.m., Arrest of Keith Morley, Gavin House, South Boston; arrested for trespassing, resisting arrest, and possession of burglarious tools.

Dec. 13: M32 (32 Vassar St.), 9:54 a.m., Vehicle occupied by two individuals, Level P1 of garage; suspicious activity involved marijuana.

E53 (30 Wadsworth St.), 11:36 a.m., Reporting person states a suspicious person, bald head, black jacket is in the library across from the front desk on computer, harassing people and talking to himself.

Dec. 14: SN (523 Newbury St.), 1:46 a.m., Noise complaint; people waiting for the shuttle back to campus.

E23-196 (25 Carlton St.), 4:08 p.m., Hit and run accident Hayward Lot.

W71 (500 Memorial Dr.), 10:43 a.m., Report of fraud.

E53, 12:13 p.m., Suspicious activity; unknown entering librarian’s area.

Dec. 15: 100 Memorial Dr., 9:36 p.m., Routine check conducted at 100 Memorial Dr.

Dec. 16: N52 (265 Mass. Ave.), 19:14 p.m., Suspicious male at N52; trespassed off property.

Dec. 17: W79 (229 Vassar St.), 4:45 a.m., Received several calls fro a male screaming at the rear of Simmons Hall; police dispatched.

M4 (182 Rear Memorial Dr.), 9:01 a.m., Facilities reports fire alarm at Bldg. 4 pull station activation on first floor.

W20 (84 Mass. Ave.), 12:16 p.m., Routine check of individual.

Dec. 18: M66 (25 Ames St.), 2:31 a.m., Suspicious person stopped by police; routine check.

Dec. 19: M7 (77 Mass. Ave.), 6:32 a.m., Party reports hack, wrapped Christmas gifts on pedestal in Lobby 7.

M16 (21 Rear Ames St.), 3:07 p.m, Caller states public threats were made against her by an office mate.

Dec. 20: W20 (84 Mass. Ave.), Male on third floor stopped for routine check.

Dec. 21: W89 (291 Vassar St.), 8:59 p.m., Student states someone hacked into his bank account.

PIKA (69 Chestnut St.), 10:29 p.m., Carbon dioxide odor coming from kitchen; police and Cambridge Fire Department dispatched on scene.

Dec. 22: M50 (142 Memorial Dr.), 8:06 a.m., Reporting person states there is a homeless man sleeping on the stairs going into Walker Memorial; routine check.

Dec. 23: W1 (305 Memorial Dr.), 12:54 p.m., Reports suspicious activity; U-Haul removing computer equipment.

M10 (122 Memorial Dr.), 6:43 p.m., Routine check of party in Lobby 10; party trespassed and was escorted off property.

Dec. 26: Memorial Dr. and Dewey Library, 12:12 p.m., Suspicious person given a trespass warning.

Dec. 27: N42 (211 Mass. Ave.), 2:46 p.m., Caller at N42 states that two males attempted to break into a Facilities truck; area checked; suspects gone.

Dec. 28: M10 (122 Memorial Dr.), 3:30 p.m., Reporting person states that an alarm sounded on the ATM machine and an individual ran away from the scene; police meet with reporting person and collect evidence.

28 Fenway, 7:50 p.m., Reporting person states a person in the house, possibly stealing laptops; MIT Police respond with Boston Police to investigate; house cleared, no persons found.

Dec. 29: Student Housing in Cambridge, 5:58 p.m., Acquaintance rape reported.

Dec. 30: W61 (450 Memorial Dr.) Floor 16, 9:41 p.m., Cambridge Police requests assistance from MIT Police in serving papers.

Compiled by Angeline Wang