This bi-weekly party report for Mission Hill is brought to you by Area B-2, who remind you that a conviction on your record can seriously screw up your odds of getting into the profession of your choice.
On Jan. 18, Jan. 24 and Jan. 25, Boston Police busted up ten parties, which included five arrests and nine civil citations. The honor roll:
- Jan. 18: ... Read more
The Herald reports that for the second time over the weekend, Boston cops refused to grant a knife-wielding lunatic his wish that they gun him down. This time it was a guy waving a Samurai sword around in front of 805 Huntington Ave. who, when cops refused to shoot him, allegedly ran his sword through a cruiser windshield.
Dudes: If the cops find you holding two bikes with bits of their chains still attached in one hand, and a bag with a bolt cutter in the other, they're going to be a little suspicious of your claim that you thought the bikes were just discarded junk lying there in the front yard. Especially when they then notice where the fence around the... Read more
Boston Police report officers responded quickly to 137 St. Alphonsus St. on Mission Hill last night on calls about gunfire and two guys with what appeared to be a machine gun.
Police say they found a group of young people in a third-floor apartment with "multiple containers of alcohol including cases of beer and several gallons of hard liquor" - and four replica pellet... Read more
They're looking for apartments left vacant by vacationing college students, but aren't all that choosy, Boston Police report:
If you see anyone in the area that does not look familiar to you, contact Boston Police immediately. If you are calling from your cell phone dial 617-343-4911; in order to get the Boston Police dispatcher.
Boston Police report that when a woman was mugged at St. Alphonsus and Tremont streets in Roxbury around 6:44 p.m. on Sunday, alert witnesses were able to give responding officers enough information on the alleged robber's getaway car to track him down to his home in Dorchester.
Jimmy L. Caldwell, 35, of Dorchester was arrested and charged with unarmed... Read more
Never mind that a woman pushing a baby stroller might have to scramble out of the way of a couple of them. Somebody might call the cops and then they might threaten to sic a K-9 on you unless you surrender right now.
Jeremy Smith Dolan, 24, of Jamaica Plain, was charged with breaking and entering in the nighttime, assault by means of a dangerous... Read more
CASE CLOSED: Mini-van recovered around 7 p.m., Friday.
Boston Police report that somebody stole the man's mini-van sometime yesterday or early today from a locked garage at 650 Huntington Avenue. It's his only means of transportation. So if you spot a 1996 green Plymouth Voyager, Mass. license plate HP755, let Area B2 detectives know at 617-343-4275 (or drop a dime to the anonymous tip... Read more
Boston Police report officers had to break up a disco party on Mission Hill around 1:30 Saturday morning.
On arrival, officers observed disco lights flashing through the windows, heard loud music, and also heard someone yelling, "Who's got the buds?"
Whether Boston City Councilor Chuck Turner likes it or dislikes it,
Latina American, Sonia Chang-Diaz, is running for the Massachusetts State Senate seat of the 2nd Suffolk District. Sonia could be the first ever Latina to be elected office to the State Senate of the 2nd Suffolk District when she faces current “and outgoing” State Massachusetts Senator, Dianne Wilkerson. Polls are looking good so... Read more
Boston Police report they had to break up a sibling spat at 1531 River St. in Hyde Park last night, when a dispute between two brothers over the score of the Patriots game led to fisticuffs:
On arrival, officers observed the suspect being restrained by several family members to keep him from attacking his brother.
The restrained brother was then treated to a... Read more
Boston Police report a couple of Parker Hill Avenue residents were startled out of their reveries shortly before 4 a.m. today by a man banging on their window:
When officers spoke to the suspect, the suspect stated that he had met someone on line who told him to go to the window and bang on it in order to gain entry. Suspect also stated... Read more
The Dorchester Reporter reports that dapper Mike Ross looks to have enough votes to become president of the Boston City Council in January, taking over from Maureen Feeney of Dorchester. If so, he'll beat out Steve Murphy, who seems unable to ever get elected to anything except his current seat. The new post could also give Ross some citywide visibility - and let's not... Read more
Boston Police report that Northeastern University has bought a new bird bath for the 93-year-old Hillside Street resident who'd had her bird bath stolen a couple weeks ago by some "drunk college kids."
Just put it back. Yes, the one you took from 171 Hillside St. the weekend before last.
Boston Police report the woman, 93, is heartbroken:
... [She] fills the bird bath and watches the birds everyday. She has lived in Mission Hill since the 1960s and says that nothing like this has ever happened to her before and would like her property returned.... Read more
Boston Police report that a man used a ladder to try to break into a third-floor apartment at 10 Bucknam St. on Mission Hill around 10:30 Sunday night. Unfortunately for him, the occupants of the apartment were home at the time:
When the suspect entered their apartment and observed the tenants, he stated, "I'm just checking light bulbs." When the victims began yelling... Read more
Right: It's party time! Boston Police report busting up what seemed to be quite a lively soiree at 129 St. Alphonsus St. shortly after 2 this morning. After making their way past an apparently inebriated minor on the stairs, they gained entrance to a third floor apartment, from which several occupants promptly bade farewell, and then:
Officers surveyed the apartment, and observed numerous... Read more