Bourne Police Blotter: 8/1/14 to 8/31/14

28 arrests, 4 overdoses and some pretty colorful calls
Bourne police activity for 8/1/14 to 8/31/14.

During the 4-week period of Friday, August 1, 2014 to Sunday, August 31, 2014, the officers of the Bourne Police Department responded to 1,920 calls for service.

Over the four weeks officers responded to 26 domestic abuse calls (4 arrests), 9 assault and battery calls, one report of harassment and 4 threats to commit a crime (1 on Facebook). There were 9 restraining order related calls (2 in hand), 2 search warrants and 6 warrant services (2 arrests). There was one weapons violation. There was one drug violation and 7 summons services (5 in hand).

Officers responded to 55 suspicious activity calls (1 protective custody, 1 arrest) and 21 suspicious auto calls (2 tows, 1 arrest). There were 32 business burglar alarms and 48 residential burglar alarms. Alarms sounded at the Bourne High School 4 times, at the Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical High School once and at Bournedale Elementary twice. A panic alarm was accidentally used a Bourne Middle School. Officers investigated 4 open doors including one at a foreclosure. 

There were 25 general disturbances (2 arrests), 32 loud noise calls, 3 neighbor disturbances, 1 custody exchange, 3 trespass calls, 2 annoying phone calls and 8 animal calls, all having to do with dogs. There were 4 civil complaints, 24 bylaw violations, 14 reports of vandalism and 69 public service calls.

Officers investigated 21 larcenies (3 dirt bikes, kayaks, 3 bikes, a laptop, a purse and medication on 3 occasions), 20 reports of fraud, 3 reports of shoplifting (2 arrests, 1 summons), 11 burglaries/breaking and entering and 2 motor vehicle thefts (1 arrest).

Officers assisted other police departments on 14 occasions and other agencies on 14 occasions (including DCF and probation). There were 25 fire alarms and 5 fires.

There were 125 rescue calls, 39 well-being checks conducted, one reported death, one missing person, 7 medical-mental calls and 4 overdoses.

There were 458 motor vehicle-related calls including motor vehicle stops, disabled cars, lockouts and radar details. There were 182 written warnings issued, 204 citations, 5 criminal citations, 7 tows and  3 OUIs (including one 2nd OUI). There were 16 calls about erratic drivers. There were 80 parking violations with 15 parking tickets/citations issued. One car was repossessed.

Some of the more notable calls included:

  • A call from Sandwich police reporting a nude male on the canal, possibly headed towards Bourne
  • Swimmers in pond notified pond is closed due to recent testing failure
  • Appliance repairman knocks on the wrong door
  • Officer retrieves a needle from the side of the road
  • Man near town hall chasing the geese and riding a whale statue
  • Messy bathroom at the Sunoco Station
  • Officers flagged down to remove "contraceptives" from Queen Sewell Pond Beach
  • Threats on Facebook
  • Woman reported hearing what sounded like a baby crying near Ocean State Job Lot dumpsters (unfounded)
  • Woman called, asked police to scare her daughter, officer told woman police do not scare children, they enforce the law
  • Assist probation, ankle bracelet with low battery
  • Two cyclists collided on Canal Service Road
  • Resident found syringe in her yard
  • Caller struck by a Gatorade bottle thrown from a moving vehicle
  • Party upset about neighbor burning incense
  • "White smear" appeared on car while driver was in Ocean State Job Lot
  • Truck mirror thrown through picture window

There were 28 arrests:

  • On Sunday, August 31 at 6:13 p.m., Jack Kenneth Hall Jr. of 1 Westwood Road in Plymouth, was arrested during a suspicious activity call at Eastwind Lobster on Main Street on an outstanding warrant. Caller reported an intoxicated person sitting on the sidewalk.
  • On Sunday, August 31 at 10:26 a.m., Jared Josef McDade of 19 Patricia Street in Falmouth, was arrested following a motor vehicle accident at the Bourne South Rotary and charged with following to closely and operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license.
  • On Friday, August 29 at 9:36 p.m., Lance A. Hillier of 134R Herring Pond Road in Plymouth, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on Scenic Highway and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a license revoked as a habitual traffic offender (HTO) and marked lanes violation.
  • On Friday, August 29 at 12:49 p.m., Devin Robert Howard of 10 Shore Road in Bourne, was arrested during a warrant service at that address.
  • On Thursday, August 28 at 11:30 p.m., Daniel L. Hannigan of 9 Everett Road in Bourne, was arrested during a suspicious auto call on Maple Street and charged with OUI-liquor, possession of less than one ounce of marijuana, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and malicious destruction of property $250+.
  • On Wednesday, August 27 at 12:48 p.m., Gary Gautier of 10 White Pines Road, Apt. 3 in Buzzards Bay, was arrested following a motor vehicle accident at Urban Tactical Supplies on Main Street and charged with marked lanes violation and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license (6th subsequent offense).
  • On Tuesday, August 26 at 3 p.m., Dwayne Borges of 183 Barlows Landing Drive in Pocasset, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at Route 6 and 28 bypass and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license.
  • On Monday, August 25 at 4:36 p.m., Dennis Lee Delacruz of 146 Onset Ave., Apt. 3 in Onset, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at Route 6 and 28 bypass and charged with motor vehicle not meeting RMV safety standards and an outstanding warrant.
  • On Sunday, August 24 at 9:02 p.m., Georgianna Groen Bloom of 21 Ashkins Drive in South Dennis, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on MacArthur Boulevard and charged with OUI-liquor, marked lanes violation and negligent operation of a motor vehicle. Car was towed from scene.
  • On Friday, August 22 at 23:26 p.m., Jason E. Ethier of 3115 Cranberry Highway, Apt. 5 in Wareham, was arrested during a general disturbance on Lincoln Ave. on 3 outstanding warrants. Caller said a man in his underwear had a head laceration.
  • On Wednesday, August 20 at 6:41 p.m., Felix Cantalizio Ruiz of 1323 River Street, Apt. 1 in Hyde Park, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at St. Margaret's Road and Route 6 bypass and charged with improper turn and operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license (subsequent offense).
  • On Wednesday, August 20 at 1:35 p.m., Joshua David Hamel of 61 Myrtle Street in New Bedford, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on Sandwich Road on an outstanding warrant.
  • On Monday, August 18 at 6:44 p.m., Derek Kyle Fernandes of 63 Long Hill Road in Cataumet, was arrested during a suspicious activity call on two outstanding warrants. Caller reported a suspicious man with a backpack cutting down trees.
  • On Sunday, August 17 at 5:24 p.m., Branden Scott Coggeshall of 121 Old Dam Road in Bourne, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on Waterhouse Road and charged with failure to stop/yield and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
  • On Saturday, August 16 at 1:58 a.m., Brooke A. Durgin of 67 Canal Road, Apt. 12 in Sagamore Beach, was arrested during a general disturbance call (loud noise/argument) on Canal Road on an outstanding warrant.
  • On Tuesday, August 12 at 5:15 a.m., Elizabeth Ann LaPlante of 168 Herring Pond Road in Plymouth, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on Scenic Highway and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, operating an uninsured motor vehicle and speeding. There were also three open warrants. The vehicle was towed from the scene.
  • On Sunday, August 10 at 8:15 p.m., Curtis S. Grevenitz of 325 Ship Pond Road in Plymouth, was arrested during an OUI call on Scenic Highway and charged with marked lanes violation, speeding, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and OUI-liquor (2nd offense).
  • On Sunday, August 10 at 8:08 p.m., Lisa M. Tomkinson of 17 Tyler Ave. in E. Wareham, was arrested during a shoplifting call at Ocean State Job Lot and charged with shoplifting by asportation.
  • On Sunday, August 10 at 1:16 p.m., Richard Arnold Fife of 3132 Cranberry Highway in E. Wareham, was arrested during a shoplifting call at Ocean State Job Lot and charged with shoplifting by concealing merchandise.
  • On Sunday, August 10 at 5:20 a.m., Amy V. Booth-Hamblin of 148 Central Ave. in Falmouth, was arrested during a domestic abuse call on Harmony Hill Road and charged with violating an abuse prevention order.
  • On Saturday, August 9 at 1:43 a.m., arrest made during domestic abuse call on High Ridge Drive. Arrestee, charges redacted.
  • On Friday, August 8 at 11:05 p.m., Paul PH Neri of Buzzards Bay Avenue in Bourne, was arrested during a domestic abuse call at that address and charged with assault and battery (domestic abuse/non-aggr.).
  • On Friday, August 8 at 9:10 p.m., Dale J. Draper of 860 Sandwich Road, Apt. 24 in Sagamore, was arrested during a domestic abuse call at that address and charged with assault and battery (domestic abuse/non-aggr.).
  • On Friday, August 8 at 10:45 a.m., Matthew Thomas Pimental of 20 Perry Ave., Apt. 2B in Bourne, was arrested during a suspicious activity call on Canal Service Road and charged with disorderly disturbance, disturbing the peace, breaking and entering a vehicle/boat in the daytime for a felony and resisting arrests. Several callers had reported that a male was "flipping out" and causing a disturbance.
  • On Thursday, August 7 at 8:19 a.m., Sharon Christine Perry of 6 Marconi Street in Sagamore, was arrested following a motor vehicle accident on Marconi Street and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a revoked registration and operating an uninsured motor vehicle. There were also to outstanding warrants.
  • On Monday, August 4 at 3:20 a.m., Joseph Antone Paul of 14 Craig Street in Carver, was arrested during a house check on Perry Ave. on an outstanding warrant.
  • On Sunday, August 3 at 2:37 p.m., Craig Allen Scott Jr. of 100 Elisville Drive in Plymouth, was arrested at Old Plymouth Road and State Road during a motor vehicle theft call and charged with use of a motor vehicle without permission, OUI-drugs, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license (subsequent offense), wanton destruction of property +$250 and possession of a Class A substance. There was also a warrant for Scott's arrest. Scott's stepfather had called police to report he and taken the car without permission.
  • On Saturday, August 2 at 8:46 a.m., Jaime Marie Burroughs of 28 Linwood Ave. in Bourne was arrested at that address during a domestic abuse call and charged with assault and battery (domestic abuse/non-aggr.).

There were 93 motor vehicle accidents:

  • Sunday, August 31 at 12:04 p.m. on Meetinghouse Lane (2 cars)
  • Sunday, August 31 at 10:26 a.m. at Bourne South Rotary (2 cars, 1 tow, 1 arrest)
  • Sunday, August 31 at 9:18 a.m. at Otis Rotary (2 cars)
  • Sunday, August 31 at 2:18 a.m. at East Rotary (hit and run, vehicle hit yield sign)
  • Saturday, August 30 at 12:05 p.m. at Route 25 on ramp (1 car)
  • Friday, August 29 at 3:30 p.m. on Bog View Drive (hit and run, black SUV hit two cars)
  • Thursday, August 28 at 6:33 p.m. at the Seafood Shanty on Scenic Highway (2 cars)
  • Thursday, August 28 at 3:16 p.m. at Monks Park on Valley Bars Road (hit and run, 2 cars, one boat trailer)
  • Thursday, August 28 at 12:44 p.m. at McDonald's on Meetinghouse Lane (2 cars)
  • Thursday, August 28 at 10:59 a.m. on MacArthur Boulevard (2 cars)
  • Thursday, August 28 at 8:05 a.m. at Adams Street and Sandwich Road (2 cars)
  • Thursday, August 28 at 7:36 a.m. at Bourne South Rotary (2 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 27 at 3:24 p.m. on Sandwich Road (2 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 27 at 2:24 p.m. at Upper Cape Regional Tech HS on Sandwich Road (3 cars, 1 tow)
  • Wednesday, August 27 at 12:48 p.m. at Urban Tactical Supply on Main Street (1 car, 1 tow, 1 arrest)
  • Wednesday, August 27 at 7:34 a.m. at Route 6 and 28 bypass and St. Margaret's Street (2 cars, 1 tow)
  • Wednesday, August 27 at 7:27 a.m. at Upper Cape Regional Tech HS on Sandwich Road (2 cars)
  • Tuesday, August 26 at 7:56 p.m. on Adams Street (2 cars, 1 tow, 1 citation)
  • Monday, August 25 at 7:10 p.m. on Scenic Highway (1 car, 1 tow)
  • Monday, August 25 at 4:50 p.m. on Scenic Highway (hit and run)
  • Monday, August 25 at 4:03 p.m. at the Bourne South Rotary (2 cars)
  • Monday, August 25 at 8:39 a.m. at Route 28A and Millennium Drive (2 cars, 1 unregistered and towed)
  • Sunday, August 24 at 9:49 p.m. at the Bourne South Rotary (2 cars)
  • Sunday, August 24 at 12:47 at the Otis Rotary 
  • Sunday, August 24 at 6:23 a.m. on Route 28A (hit and run, motor vehicle vs. farm stand)
  • Sunday, August 24 at 1:02 a.m. on Trowbridge Road (1 car, 1 tow, injury, airbag deployed)
  • Saturday, August 23 at 7:11 a.m. at the Otis Rotary (hit and run, sign appeared to have been struck by a motor vehicle)
  • Friday, August 22 at 8:11 p.m. at McDonald's on Meetinghouse Lane (hit and run, Penske truck hit awning and left)
  • Friday, August 22 at 10:52 a.m. Railroad Bridge, Scraggy Neck Road (hit and run, white box truck)
  • Thursday, August 21 at 5:23 p.m. at Sandwich Road and Mid Cape Connector (2 cars)
  • Thursday, August 21 at 4:59 p.m. at the Otis Rotary (injury)
  • Thursday, August 21 at 12:28 p.m. on Barlows Landing Road (2 cars, roommate struck other roommate's car)
  • Thursday, August 21 at 11:51 a.m. at County Road and Beach Street (2 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 20 at 3:58 p.m. on Sandwich Road near Midway Recreation Area (3 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 20 at 3:38 p.m. on the Bourne Bridge (2 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 20 at 1:43 p.m. on Sandwich Road near Midway Recreation Area (3 cars, 3 tows)
  • Wednesday, August 20 at 1:34 p.m. at Ocean State Job Lot on Main Street (2 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 20 at 8 a.m. on Main Street (2 cars)
  • Tuesday, August 19 at 10:03 p.m. on Rout 28A (car vs. motorcycle, 2 to hospital, 2 tows)
  • Tuesday, August 19 at 8:07 p.m. on Academy Drive
  • Tuesday, August 19 at 4:11 p.m. near CVS on Head of the Bay Road (car vs. pole)
  • Tuesday, August 19 at 2:53 p.m. on the Cohasset Narrows Bridge (vehicle in Wareham)
  • Tuesday, August 19 at 1:40 p.m. at the Gulf Station at Bourne South Rotary
  • Monday, August 18 at 2:03 p.m. at the East Rotary (1 car, no injury)
  • Monday, August 18 at 5:18 a.m. at Sandwich Road and Adams Street 
  • Monday, August 18 at 4:36 a.m. on MacArthur Boulevard 2 cars, 1 tow, with injury)
  • Monday, August 18 at 1:35 a.m. on Sandwich Road (1 car, 1 tow)
  • Sunday, August 17 at 9:12 p.m. on Main Street (2 cars, stop sign citation)
  • Sunday, August 17 at 12:34 p.m. at Old Forge Lane and Shore Road (2 cars, 2 tows, airbag deployment)
  • Sunday, August 17 at 2:05 a.m. near Gallo Ice Arena on Sandwich Road (1 car, utility pole in roadway)
  • Friday, August 15 at 5:51 a.m. on Scenic Highway (car struck deer, 1 tow)
  • Thursday, August 14 at 8:22 p.m. at Shore Road and Island Drive 
  • Thursday, August 14 at 6:58 a.m. at Dunkin' Donuts on Scenic Highway (2 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 13 at 11:25 p.m. on Canal Street (1 car, 1 tow, airbag deployed)
  • Wednesday, August 13 at 1:03 p.m. on Scenic Highway (2 cars, 1 tow)
  • Wednesday, August 13 at 12:17 at MacArthur Boulevard and Bourne South Rotary (2 cars)
  • Tuesday, August 12 at 10:16 a.m. on Adams Street (2 cars)
  • Monday, August 11 at 12:51 p.m. on Head of the Bay Road 
  • Monday, August 11 at 12:40 p.m. on MacArthur Boulevard
  • Monday, August 11 at 7:40 a.m. on Main Street (vehicle jackknifed)
  • Sunday, August 10 at 2:54 p.m. at Dunkin Donuts on MacArthur Boulevard (hit and run)
  • Saturday, August 9 at 11:42 a.m. at Puritan Street Road and St. Margaret Street (2 cars)
  • Friday, August 8 at 9:21 p.m. on Bournedale Road (1 car, 1 tow)
  • Friday, August 8 at 5:45 p.m. at the Bourne East Rotary (2 cars)
  • Friday, August 8 at 4:48 p.m. on MacArthur Boulevard 
  • Friday, August 8 at 2:36 p.m. at Hess Express on Scenic Highway (2 cars)
  • Friday, August 8 at 1:35 p.m. Route 3 overpass on Scenic Highway (vehicle vs. tow truck)
  • Friday, August 8 at 1:25 p.m. at Starbucks at the Bourne Bridge approach (2 cars)
  • Friday, August 8 at 1:25 p.m. on Scenic Highway (2 cars)
  • Friday, August 8 at 1:20 p.m. on Scenic Highway (2 cars)
  • Friday, August 8 at 8:50 a.m. at Waterhouse Road and MacArthur Boulevard (2 cars)
  • Friday, August 8 at 8:22 a.m. on Mashnee Road (2 cars, 1 tow)
  • Thursday, August 7 at 3:02 p.m. on Navajo Road (UPS backed down driveway, knocked boat off stand)
  • Thursday, August 7 at 8:19 a.m. on Marconi Street (2 cars, 1 arrest)
  • Wednesday, August 6 at 5:19 p.m. on MacArthur Boulevard (2 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 6 at 4:39 on Main Street (2 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 6 at 11:06 a.m. on Plymouth Lane (3 cars)
  • Wednesday, August 6 at 10:23 a.m. on Plymouth Lane (car vs. tree, 1 tow, with injury)
  • Monday, August 4 at 6:59 p.m. at Sandwich Road and Adams Street (2 cars)
  • Monday, August 4 at 4:56 p.m. on Main Street (2 cars)
  • Monday, August 4 at 9:09 a.m. on Sandwich Road (3 cars, with injury, 1 tow)
  • Monday, August 4 at 8:13 a.m . on Colonel Drive (2 cars)
  • Monday, August 4 at 7:45 a.m. on Colonel Drive
  • Sunday, August 3 at 8:12 p.m. at Area of the Bay Community Church at Route 6 and 8 by bypass (2 cars)
  • Sunday, August 3 at 6:03 p.m. on Mashnee Road (1 car, 1 tow)
  • Saturday, August 2 at 5:17 p.m. on Scenic Highway (car vs. pole, with injury, 1 tow)
  • Saturday, August 2 at 4:28 at Sandwich Road and Pleasant Street
  • Saturday, August 2 at 1:22 p.m. on Sandwich Road (3 cars, 1 tow)
  • Saturday, August 2 at 12:01 on Route 28A
  • Saturday, August 2 at 9:15 a.m. on Meadowlark Lane 
  • Friday, August 1 at 6:15 p.m. at Stir Crazy on MacArthur Boulevard (past hit and run)
  • Friday, August 1 at 1:48 p.m. on Main Street (vehicle vs tree with injury)
  • Friday, August 1 at 10:17 a.m. on Main Street (2 cars, no injury)

All those charged above are innocent until proven guilty.


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