Quincy Center

By - 8/8/14 - 1:15 pm
Wanted for Red Line assault

Transit Police report they are looking for this guy for an incident involving indecent assault and battery on an inbound Red Line train around 7:10 a.m. on July 29, not long after he'd gotten on the train at Quincy Center.

He's described as Hispanic, 20 to 25, 5'5" to 5'7" and thin.

If you know him, you can contact detectives at 617-222-1050, or send... Read more

By - 8/8/14 - 12:50 pm

Transit Police report a man was found stabbed at the Quincy Center T stop around 3:20 a.m.

Erik Manley, 37, of Braintree, was arrested on a charge of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. The victim, 35, from Weymouth, was taken to a local hospital and is expected to survive, police say.

Innocent, etc.... Read more

By - 4/22/14 - 8:41 am
Red Line at Broadway in South Boston

Red Line at Broadway around 9 a.m. Inbound, of course.

Not one, but two Red Line trains groaned and left this plane of existence this morning.

Matt Laskowski captured the scene at Broadway around 9 a.m., reports:

Had to unload train, nearly 30 minutes waiting so far. Scrambling T workers. Doors were closing on passengers as they were exiting over and over.

Earlier, around 7:20 a.m., another inbound (natch) train pushed up some daisies at... Read more

By - 3/28/14 - 8:25 am
Murray

Transit Police report arresting a Quincy man on charges he pretended to be a cop during an incident at the Quincy Center Red Line stop earlier this month.

According to police, Michael Murray, 33, went up to a car parked in the pick-up area at the station around 5:25 p.m. on March 17:

The suspect male went on to demand the victims produce identification

... Read more
By - 10/23/13 - 9:26 am
Crowded Quincy Center stop

Berfun shows us the scene after the alleged end of morning rush hour at Quincy Center this morning, caused by, oh, who knows, the Red Line being the Red Line. Imagine if the fire department monitored T stops for overcrowding like they do nightclubs.

Six years for the new cars to arrive.... Read more

By - 9/30/13 - 12:46 pm
Masonic fire in Quincy Center

Berfun looked out her window in Quincy Center at lunchtime to a 2-alarm fire at the Masonic lodge on Hancock Street

By - 5/13/13 - 9:17 am

Transit Police say a Quincy woman learned Saturday it's also against the law to assault people selling food inside MBTA stations

Transit Police report Tina Drouin, 49, of Quincy, grew upset around 2 p.m. when she ordered a steak and cheese sub at the Nathan's Famous stand in the Quincy Center Red Line stop, because the worker allegedly loaded up her steak and cheese... Read more

By - 2/22/13 - 10:01 am

Trash Can Man

JuanJoseOle spotted this gentleman riding down Hancock Street in Quincy Center this morning, reports:

I guess he can't afford a winter hat or is hiding from someone. There was a cut out for his face with a Saran Wrap covering it.

... Read more
By - 1/29/13 - 11:51 am

Transit Police report a quadruple bonus when they arrested John Monroe, 32, of Roxbury after he refused a request from an officer to stop holding open the doors of a Red Line train at Quincy Center last night:

Officers proceeded in Monroe's direction, while en route the train attendant announced via the intercom system several times "Please clear the doors". Monroe ignored these

... Read more
By - 10/24/12 - 6:38 am

SuspectMBTA Transit Police say they know who attacked two women at the Quincy Center T stop on Oct. 8 - now they have to find him.

The Herald reports he punched one woman in the nose hard enough to break it and hit the other. Police say the man was... Read more

By - 9/29/12 - 9:22 am

Rain, rain's gonna fall

Juan Boria, Jr. captured the scene inside the Quincy Center Red Line station this morning.... Read more

By - 9/26/12 - 3:09 pm

The MBTA reports Transit Police have issued 3,614 citations so far this year for fare evasion - up 59% from the 2,268 issued in the same period last year.

The T adds that some 89 of those people left the stations where they were snagged in the back seat of a cruiser, after officers realized they were wanted for arrestable offenses. The two latest were... Read more

By - 4/26/12 - 9:33 am

The Salem News recounts how MBTA Transit Police Sgt. Steven O'Hara managed to talk down a guy who was about to jump off the T's Quincy Center parking garage on April 5.

By - 1/18/12 - 5:22 pm

The Patriot Ledger reports.

By - 6/3/11 - 3:18 pm

A Quincy 18-year-old already facing charges she, her mother and her younger sister beat another teen to the ground at the Quincy T stop in March now faces an additional charge after she allegedly threatened to kill the teen at a court appearance yesterday.

According to MBTA Transit Police reports, the alleged battling family descended on the Central Middle School eighth grader in the station... Read more

By - 4/4/11 - 8:10 am

The Patriot Ledger reports a track fire at Quincy Center Saturday night was blamed on leaves on the tracks.

By - 2/10/11 - 6:33 pm

GarfieldA man allegedly spotted by a T cop skipping a fare gate at Quincy Center this morning is an unregistered convicted sex offender wanted in Suffolk County on a warrant for indecent assault and battery on a minor.

According to an MBTA Transit Police report, William Garfield, 37, evaded the fare, along with an... Read more

By - 11/3/09 - 10:32 am
Carlyle
Carlyle

The MBTA reports Transit Police arrested two alleged gropers last night, one for an incident at Copley station around 10 p.m., the other for an incident this past June in Quincy.

On the Green Line, MBTA Transit Police arrested William Carlyle, 52, of Northampton Street in Boston on a charge of indecent assault and... Read more