Yarmouth Police Blotter: 10/13/14 to 10/20/14

Nineteen arrests, an RFK runaway, a prowler and an unwanted guest
Yarmouth police activity for 10/13/14 to 10/20/14.

During the week of Monday, October 13, 2014 through Monday, October 20, 2014, the officers of the Yarmouth Police Department responded to 877 calls for service.

Over the course of the week, there were 10 domestic disturbances (3 arrests), one assault and battery (criminal summons issued), one assault (1 arrest), 2 reports of harassment, 3 reports of threat to commit a crime and 1 intimidation of a witness call. 

Officers investigated 11 reports of suspicious activity, 17 suspicious motor vehicles and 9 suspicious persons. There were 9 general disturbances (1 arrest) and offers were called in to keep the peace on 3 occasions. There was unwanted guest call (1 arrest) and 13 reports of malicious destruction. 

There were 9 reported larcenies (1 criminal summons issued), one reported shoplifting, 1 prowler, 2 reports of fraud, one report of forgery/counterfeit, 2 motor vehicle break-ins, 4 residential break-ins and one commercial break-in. Officers responded to 12 burglar alarms and 1 panic alarm (one arrest). Officers also investigated one open door/window.

Officers assisted other public agencies on 9 occasions and the Department of Natural Resources on 9 occasions. There were 45 departmental services, one fire, one fishing inspection, 2 civil complaints, 15 compliance checks and 5 officers wanted. One officer was injured on-duty and K9 units were deployed on 6 occasions. There was one drug offense and 4 drug investigations. Officers investigated two possible homeless camps, one at Crowe's Purchase the other behind the Thunderbird Motel. There were 5 warrant service attempts (4 arrests), 2 restraining order violations (1 arrest), 5 restraining order service attempts (4 in hand), 13 summons service attempts (4 in hand) and 3 subpoena attempts (2 in hand).

There were 13 medical problems, one report of child abuse/neglect (found to be false), 4 suicidal persons,  one runaway from RFK/Children's Action Corp., 2 missing persons, 2 missing persons located, one family offense, 12 welfare checks conducted (1 arrest, 1 to hospital) and 6 intoxicated persons (3 to hospital, 2 in protective custody).

There was 1 juvenile complaint, 1 littering complaint, 2 reports of sick/injured animals, 4 noise complaints, 2 fireworks complaints and 2 reports of gunshots. 

Eighty-three motorists were pulled over. Four warnings were issued, 8 citations and 2 summons. Six people were arrested during motor vehicle stops. There were 13 other traffic related calls. There were 12 motor vehicle complaints (1 arrest). There was also one bike stop conducted.

There were 19 arrests (arrestee names and charges are not provided, only call data):

  • Monday, October 20 at 9:39 p.m. on Willow Street during a motor vehicle stop
  • Monday, October 20 at 3:51 p.m. at Route 28 and Baxter Ave. during a motor vehicle stop
  • Monday, October 20 at 3:46 p.m. on Route 28 during a motor vehicle complaint call
  • Monday, October 20 at 5:53 a.m. at 390 Winslow Gray Road during a general disturbance call
  • Monday, October 20 at 3:04 a.m. at Yankee Village Motel, 275 Route 28, Apt. 216 during a domestic disturbance call
  • Sunday, October 19 at 10:29 p.m. at Pirate's Cove, 728 Route 28 during a domestic disturbance call
  • Sunday, October 19 at 2:02 a.m. at Town Brook Road and Route 28 during a motor vehicle stop
  • Saturday, October 18 at 4:18 p.m. at 14 East Main Street during a motor vehicle stop
  • Saturday, October 18 at 11:03 a.m. at 17 Coachman's Lane during a warrant service
  • Saturday, October 18 at 10:03 a.m. at 20 Pine Street during a domestic disturbance
  • Saturday, October 18 at 12:33 a.m. at Winslow Gray Road and Buck Island Road during a motor vehicle stop
  • Friday, October 17 at 11:47 p.m. at McDonald's, 1060 Route 28 during a welfare check
  • Friday, October 17 at 2:39 p.m. at 920 Alewife Circle during an unwanted guest call
  • Friday, October 17 at 11:35 a.m. at Forest Road and Swift Brook Road during a motor vehicle stop
  • Friday, October 17 at 3:30 a.m. at the Irish Village Motel at 822 Route 28 during a panic/hold-up alarm
  • Wednesday, October 15 at 8:14 p.m. at 2 Nantucket Ave. during a restraining order/harassment violation
  • Wednesday, October 15 at 10:27 a.m. at the Tidewater Motor Lodge, 135 Route 28, Apt. 31 during a warrant service
  • Tuesday, October 14 at 12:42 p.m. at Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School on Station Ave. during a warrant service
  • Tuesday, October 14 at 8:51 a.m. during an assault call at 29 Venus Road

There were 12 motor vehicle crashes:

  • Monday, October 20 at 12:02 p.m. at Old Main Street and Route 28
  • Saturday, October 18 at 6:05 p.m. at Route 6A and Setucket Road
  • Saturday, October 18 at 11:22 a.m. at 316 Route 28
  • Thursday, October 15 at 6:30 p.m. at Regional Ave. and Raymond Ave.
  • Wednesday, October 14 at 4:56 p.m. at West Yarmouth Mobil, 601 Route 28 (citation issued)
  • Tuesday, October 14 at 6:26 p.m. at 335 Route 28
  • Tuesday, October 14 at 5:11 p.m. at 928 Route 28
  • Tuesday, October 14 at 8:52 a.m. at 601 Route 6A
  • Monday, October 13 at 8:35 p.m. at Willow Street and Ansel Hallett Road
  • Monday, October 13 at 4:31 p.m. on Union Street
  • Monday, October 13 at 1:42 p.m. at 316 Route 28
  • Monday, October 13 at 8:21 a.m. at 149 Route 28

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