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Medway Safety Log

Between March 16 and April 6, the Medway Police Department responded to hundreds of calls, many related to motor vehicle violations and accidents, unsafe road conditions and road hazards, disabled motor vehicles, general traffic enforcement, suspicious vehicles, parking violations, fire alarms (some faulty or due to cooking), motor vehicle and house lockouts, radar requests, accidental 911 calls,  issuing warrants, keeping the peace, loud music, soliciting violations, criminal complaints, identity fraud, and assisting other towns (including Bellingham, Franklin, Millis, and Norfolk).  

Other entries of note include: 

March 17 at 1:02 a.m., Holliston St., fire. Caller reported a possible illegal burn. Police discovered a small gathering with a small contained fire. Homeowner extinguished fire. 

March 17 at 5:09 p.m., Glen Brook Wy., natural gas leak, odor located, determined to be from trash

March 17 at 8:35 p.m., Castle Rd., disturbance. 

March 17 at 10:01 p.m., Priscilla Rd., fire alarm, caused by closing fireplace flue too soon

March 18 at 1:11 a.m., Koyview Pl., disturbance

March 18 at 8:52 a.m., Koyview Pl., property damage

March 18 at 6:50 p.m., Choate Pk., caller noticed a damaged bench

March 19 at 12:31 p.m., Cottage St., accident involving a truck and a dog 

March 19 at 4:20 p.m., Dogwood Ln., larceny (scam) 

March 19 at 4:30 p.m., Meadow Rd., motor vehicle breaking and entering 

March 19 at 6:37 p.m., Independence Ln., suspicious person, ongoing issue

March 19 at 6:44 p.m., Willow Pond Cir., person stuck in elevator

March 20 at 7:16 a.m., Summer Hill Rd., animal control for stray dog

March 20 at 1:26 p.m., Causeway St., larceny 

March 20 at 3:12 p.m., Main St., keep peace while employee terminated

March 20 at 7:36 p.m., Milford St., animal control for dogs left out all day barking

March 21 at 7:19 a.m., Priscilla Rd., motor vehicle breaking and entering 

March 21 at 8:04 a.m., Cottage St., motor vehicle breaking and entering 

March 21 at 6:30 [sic] a.m., Cottage St., motor vehicle breaking and entering 

March 21 at 8:25 a.m., Lovering St., motor vehicle breaking and entering 

March 21 at 8:34 a.m., Heritage Dr., motor vehicle breaking and entering 

March 21 at 9:40 a.m., Priscilla Rd., motor vehicle breaking and entering 

March 21 at 9:51 a.m., Main St., animal control

March 21 at 10:08 a.m., Pond St., motor vehicle breaking and entering 

March 22 at 9:25 a.m., Causeway St., neighbor dispute

March 22 at 12:14 p.m., Main St., illegal dumping

March 22 at 12:29 p.m., Village St., assault/assault & battery, report of road rage incident involving a vehicle with Michigan plates

March 23 at 12:38 p.m., Main St., vandalism, driveway was egged

March 23 at 6:18 p.m., Main St., unwanted party. Business reported a delivery driver refusing to leave

March 25 at 2:06 p.m., Village St., accident. Police came upon a 13 year old male who had fallen off his bike

March 25 at 2:35 p.m., Diane Dr., larceny by credit card

March 25 3:41 p.m., Village St., motor vehicle breaking and entering 

March 26 at 7:45 p.m, West St., pedestrian accident. 911 caller reported seeing a male struck by a vehicle, patient signed a refusal for treatment

March 27 at 8:10 a.m., Main St., vandalism, car egged

March 28 at 10:43 a.m,. Partridge St., larceny, apartment rental scam

March 28 at 7:41 p.m., Holliston St., disturbance

March 29 at 7:33 p.m., Franklin St., animal control for three loose chickens

March 31 at 4:47 p.m., Holliston St., assault/assault & battery

April 1 at 8:25 a.m., Holliston St., larceny, apartment scam in Millville

April 1 at 7:11 p.m., Main St., suspicious person trying to break into camper on property

April 1 at 7:27 p.m., Kings Ln., natural gas leak

April 2 at 12:25 a.m., Milford St., accident, motor vehicle leaving scene, caused damage to road, telephone pole, mailbox 

April 2 at 12:03 p.m., Village St. and Rob Way, mailbox damage

April 2 at 1:15 p.m., Winthrop St., found dog

April 2 at 3:14 p.m., Howe St., fire investigated. No fire found. Inside electrical odor due to issue with stove

April 2 at 7:04 p.m, Village St., natural gas leak. Gas smell due to furnace misfiring 

April 3 at 10:44 a.m., Barber St., funeral escort

April 3 at 5:06 p.m., Main St., suspicious person. Store manager reported a 16 year old female was approached by a male talking to her about the bible

April 4 at 8:45 a.m., Main St., animal control call, dog outside barking for 30 minutes which is unusual

April 4 at 7:27 p.m., Pond St., animal control, missing dog

April 4 at 8:06 p.m., Fisher St., water in basement. Caller reported 18-20 inches of water in basement, furnace of, fire dept. Helped pump 

April 5 at 7:07 p.m., North St., missing person, located

April 5 at 10:38 p.m., Lincoln St., missing person, located

April 6 at 10:48 a.m., Causeway St., threats

Source: Medway Police Department