Dover Police And Fire Log: Sept.12-Sept. 19

Notable activity from Dover's police and fire logs.

Monday- Sept. 12, 2011

Animal Complaint- 12:40 p.m.

Junction Street, D-S High School- School staff called regarding a squirrel in a classroom. Custodians had no luck getting the animal out of the classroom. Animal Control Officer and officers assisted with capture of squirrel.

Motor Vehicle Stop- 8:46 p.m.

Farm Street- Motor vehicle stop for speeding. Written warning issued.


Tuesday- Sept. 13, 2011

Complaint- 7:10 a.m.

Dedham Street- Resident reported that a landscaper had left equipment on his property for two week and had refused to remove it or return his calls. Resident informed that the issue is civil and provided with options. Involved party called regarding the situation. Involved party will remove the equipment by Saturday.

Motor Vehicle Crash, Leave Scene of Property Damage- 7:15 a.m.

County Street- Caller stated that his mailbox was run over by a motor vehicle sometime the night before. The mailbox is damaged and there are tire marks by the mailbox and mulch in his driveway.


Wednesday- Sept. 14, 2011

Utility Complaint- 3:01 p.m.

Dedham Street- Resident reported his phone service has been out for three weeks. Verizon notified.

Motor Vehicle Stop- 4:22 p.m.

Farm Street and Springdale Ave.- Written warning issued for speeding.

Motor Vehicle Stop, Arrest(s) Made- 5:25 p.m.

Centre Street and Claybrook Road- Officer reported one in custody for warrant. Vehicle secured roadside. One transported in custody to station.

Lewd and Lascivious- 7:13 p.m.

Mill Street- Reporting party reported two men in a rowboat exposed themselves and were swearing at her. Two suspects described as white males in their 20's, one with a thing build and the second heavy set. The thin male had no shirt on and exposed himself to the reporting party. The two were in a 10 foot metal boat with an onboard motor. Needham PD reported locating a boat with occupants fitting that description but they would not stop for them. Needham PD reported that the individuals would not listen to commands. Dedham PD located the individuals. The two males were issued court complaints for alleged open and gross lewdness and for allegedly operating a boat under the influence of alcohol.


Thursday- Sept. 15, 2011

Tree Down- 3:22 p.m.

Valley Road and Pinewood Road- Caller reported a tree branch leaning on wires on the corner of Valley and Pinewood. Officer verified the tree is on the wires. NSTAR notified. No response time given.


Friday- Sept. 16, 2011

Motor Vehicle Complaint- 9:20 a.m.

Farm Street- Caller reported an outbound landscaper passed a line of bicycles on a blind corner and was almost struck by a trailer and by cars behind her. Requests more enforcement in the morning.

Domestic Disturbance- 3:02 p.m.

Centre Street- Caller stated that her 17-year-old son is out of control. He got out of the car in the driveway and is headed towards the house.


Saturday- Sept. 17, 2011

Animal Complaint- 2:36 p.m.

Hartford Street- Resident reported a sick bird staggering around in her driveway. Officers moved a sick turkey into the woods.


Sunday- Sept. 18, 2011

Fire, Other- 6:52 p.m.

Powissett Street- Caller stated that there was an arching wire near the transfer station on Powissett Street. NSTAR on scene, cut branches and extinguished fire.


Monday- Sept. 19, 2011

Larceny Over $250- 11:51 a.m.

Dedham Street, Dover Highway Garage- Two ground bars of copper were stolen in the last month. Theft noticed at 9:30 a.m. today.


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