Citizen Alert: A Message from Boston Police District D-4

Incident Descriptions:

Active Area—Fenway / Park Drive

D4—CC# 110062331: Between 2/4/11 @ 7:00 PM & 2/5/11 @ 1:30 AM, unknown suspect/s gained entry into a Park Dr. address (200 block)  by forcing open a bathroom window, adjacent to the fire escape. An additional window in a common stairway between the 2nd and 3rd floors was also observed open and adjacent to the fire escape. The contents of a backpack were observed removed and thrown around the apartment. Two laptops, a video camera, jewelry, $500 USC, and a backpack were removed.

D4—CC# 110064258, 110064373, and 110064374: Between 2/5/11 @ 6:00 PM & 2/6/11 @ 2:00 AM, unknown suspect/s gained entry into a Peterborough Street address (100 block). 3 apartments were broken into: Apt. C by accessing a bathroom window, Apt. 21 by accessing a bathroom window, and Apt. 19 by accessing a kitchen window, which is adjacent to the fire escape. In all incidents the front door was observed unlocked. Two laptops (6 total) were removed from each of the three apartments.

Safety Tips:

The Community Service Office at D-4 provides security assessments for both residential and commercial properties. Please contact our office at 617-343-4457 to schedule an assessment of your property. “Target hardening” is the key to preventing this type of crime.

Contact Us:

You can help make your neighborhood safer. If you have any information about this crime or another incident in the neighborhood please call the D-4 District Detectives at 617-343-4683 or the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or text the word TIP to Crime (27463). The Boston Police Department is interested only in the information that you provide, not your identity. Your tip is 100% anonymous.

Please call the D-4 Community Service Office

@ 617-343-4457 if you have any questions or concerns.