Bourne Police Blotter: 1/12/15 to 1/25/15

Thirteen arrests, five overdoses and four repos
Bourne police activity for 1/12/15 to 1/25/15.

During the two-week period of Monday, January 12, 2015 to Sunday, January 25, 2015, the officers of the Bourne Police Department responded to 801 calls for service.

Over the two weeks, there were 6 disturbances (one arrest), one report of threats to commit a crime, one report of criminal harassment, 16 suspicious activity calls and 10 suspicious auto calls (one arrest). There were two search warrant executions (one arrest), 3 warrant service attempts and 10 summons service attempts (6 in hand).

There were 3 report burglary/break-in calls, 6 reports of larceny (tires and rims, 2 wallets and a credit card) and one report of fraud. Officers responded to 41 burglar alarms and investigated one open window.

There were 68 rescue calls and 4 medical-mental calls. There was one non-violent family offense and 5 drug overdoses. Officers conducted 6 well-being checks.

There were 2 reported narcotics violations, 4 reports of vandalism, one weapons violation and 2 reports of trespassing.  

Officers assisted other agencies including other police departments and DCF on 13 occasions. There were 12 fire alarms and 2 fire calls. There were 22 public service calls.

There were 2 loud noise complaints, one report of annoying text/calls and 3 animal calls including (a dead cat in the road, a dog bite and the report of a swan stuck in ice).

There were 179 motor vehicle-related calls including traffic stops, radar assignments, traffic control, disabled motor vehicles and funeral processions. There were 65 warnings, 35 citations and 5 criminal citations issued. There were 8 arrests during motor vehicle stops. Plates were seized on one occasion and there were 4 cars repossessed. Officers searched for one wrong way driver and 3 erratic drivers. There were 29 parking violation calls (one citation issued).

Notable calls:

  • Someone in tan van gestured for woman to get inside
  • Caller reported an older man in her neighbor's yard, drinking a beer
  • Citation issued for impeding a funeral
  • Caller reports someone tying something to Bourne Bridge, person was only taking pictures
  • Caller reports swan stuck in the ice
  • Request to assist other police department trying to locate lost man driving on dirt road
  • Caller reports a suspicious letter from a real estate investor
  • Report of windshield damaged by BB, turned out to be road debris
  • Kayakers in the canal, two people issued written violations by Army Corp. of Engineers.
  • Call reports late night doorbell ditch

There were 13 arrests:

  • On Sunday, January 25 at 11:01 p.m., Jeffrey Michael Lips, 22, of 244 Raymond Road in Plymouth, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on State Road and charged with OUI-liquor, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and no inspection sticker.
  • On Thursday, January 22 at 1:34 a.m., Edward Joseph Libby, 32, of 10 Van Bummel Road in Bourne, was arrested on Meetinghouse Lane during a suspicious auto call and charged with OUI-drugs.
  • On Thursday, January 22 at 12:38 a.m., Peter Michael McLaughlin, 47, of 9 Ditmus Court, Apt. 169 in Boston, was arrested during past disturbance call on Trowbridge Road on an open warrant (breaking & entering/misdemeanor).
  • On Wednesday, January 21 at 6:17 p.m., Jevon S. Pope, 30, of 15 Fairland Street in Roxbury, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on Sandwich Road and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and no inspection sticker.
  • On Wednesday, January 21 at 12:59 p.m., Matthew Thomas Conlon, 26, of 5 Lakewood Circle in Sagamore Beach, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on State Road and charged with failure to stop for police, reckless operation of a motor vehicle and speeding (65 mph in a 30 mph zone). There was also an open warrant (possession of a Class B substance).
  • On Tuesday, January 20 at 7:12 a.m., Morgan Andrews, 19, of 201 Head of the Bay Road in Bourne, was arrested during a burglary/breaking and entering call on Keenan Road and charged with home invasion, assault to murder, strangulation or suffocation, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (knife), malicious or wanton defacing or damaging of property and assault and battery. Caller reported that someone had just tried to kill her. See story here.
  • On Monday, January 19 at 3:54 p.m., Kevin F. Keith, 64, of 22 Milford in Plymouth, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at the Bourne East Rotary and charged with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and failure to stop/yield. 
  • On Monday, January 19 at 1:36 p.m., Michael Joseph Perry, 33, of 17 Sycamore Ave. in Sagamore Beach, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on Route 25 and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license-subsequent offense, motor vehicle operator refuses to identify self, resisting arrest, marked lanes violation and possession of a Class B substance.
  • On Saturday, January 17 at 4:34 p.m., Jason Owen Smith, 30, of 7 Back River Road, Apt. A in Bourne, was arrested during a warrant arrest call at that address on an open warrant (temp. probation warrant).
  • On Tuesday, January 13 at 9:19 p.m., Kerry Anne Dufresne, 55, of 8 Coachman's Lane in Bourne, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on Clark Road on an open warrant (failure to license dog).
  • On Tuesday, January 13 at 2:08 p.m., Robert Elesworth Atwood II, 30, of 22 E. Central in Onset, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop at the Route 6 & 28 bypass on an open warrant (OUI-liquor).
  • On Tuesday, January 13 at 10:09 a.m., Cory James Pavlas, 28, of 40 Osprey Lane in E. Sandwich, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop on Trowbridge Road and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a revoked registration, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and uninsured motor vehicle.
  • On Monday, January 12 at 2:49 p.m., Scott William Bamford, 34, of 1131 Sandwich Road, Apt. B in Bourne, was arrested at that address during the execution of a search warrant and charged with obtaining card of another, retaining lost card, receiving stolen property +$250 and 6 counts of identity fraud. 

There were 24 motor vehicle accidents:

  • Sunday, January 25 at 10:42 p.m. at County Road and Fullers Farm Road (one car, no injury)
  • Sunday, January 25 at 2:50 p.m. at Barlows Landing Road and County Road (2 cars, injury)
  • Sunday, January 25 at 10:45 a.m. on Main Street (2 cars, no injury)
  • Saturday, January 24 at 11:18 on County Road (hit and run, car vs. fire hydrant)
  • Saturday, January 24 at 1:14 p.m. on Harlow Farm Road (hit and run, damaged mailbox)
  • Saturday, January 24 at 10:39 a.m. at Meetinghouse Lane and State Road (2 cars, no injury)
  • Thursday, January 22 at 11:30 a.m. on Scenic Highway (2 cars, injury)
  • Thursday, January 22 at 8:03 a.m. on Bournedale Road (one car)
  • Wednesday, January 21 at 5:06 p.m. on Factory Outlet Way (past hit and run)
  • Wednesday, January 21 at 2:36 p.m. on Barlows Landing Road (2 cars, no injury)
  • Tuesday, January 20 at 5;07 p.m. on Route 28A (car vs. deer)
  • Sunday, January 18 at 7:02 p.m. at Bourne South Rotary (car vs animal-possible)
  • Saturday, January 17 at 5:40 p.m. on Shore Road (car vs pole, injury)
  • Saturday, January 17 at 12:31 p.m. on Scenic Highway (2 cars, no injury)
  • Saturday, January 17 at 11:44 a.m. at the East Rotary (2 cars, no injury)
  • Thursday, January 15 at 6:40 p.m. on MacArthur Boulevard (one car, rollover, hospital transport) 
  • Thursday, January 15 at 3:36 p.m. on Scenic Highway (2 cars, injury, hospital transport)
  • Thursday, January 15 at 11:39 a.m. on Scenic Highway (2 cars, injury)
  • Thursday, January 15 at 6:34 a.m. on Holly Circle (car vs. tree)
  • Wednesday, January 14 at 7 a.m. at the Otis Rotary (2 cars, no injury)
  • Tuesday, January 13 at 7:41 p.m. at Dean's Market in N. Falmouth (caller advised to report to FPD)
  • Tuesday, January 13 at 2:53 p.m. on Lewis Point Road (hit and run)
  • Monday, January 12 at 12:38 p.m. on Scenic Highway (car vs. guardrail)
  • Monday, January 12 at 9:47 a.m. on Trowbridge Road

The individuals listed above are innocent until proven guilty.


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