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In news from the Cape Ann Police and Fire Department newspapers:


Friday October 14

8.08am: A Gloucester man went to the lobby of the Gloucester Police Department due to a warrant notification he had received in the post. He was arrested on a simple warrant for motor vehicle offences.


Thursday October 13

Verbal warnings were issued to drivers for missing license plate lights, following a stop on Route 128 northbound at 8:11 p.m., speeding and violating inspections by Pleasant Grove Cemetery at 9:08 p.m., and driving without lights on Pine Street at 9:17 p.m.

7:19 p.m.: An officer issued a written warning to a motorist for failing to dim high beams and violating inspections on Union Street.

3:30 p.m.: Public Works responded to the call of a large dead rat on the Union Street sidewalk.

1:02 p.m.: The animal control officer responded to a dog complaint on Singing Beach. Dogs are not allowed on the beach until October 15.

11:04 am: A caller reported that a dog had been left in a car for five hours on Central Street. The animal control officer responded, but the vehicle was missing.


Monday October 10

Reports taken on trouble on School Street at 9:46 a.m. and Beach Street at 5:07 p.m.

Medical emergencies: Individuals taken by ambulance to Briny Way Hospital at 9.10am, Pooles Terrace at 4.18pm, Sandy Bay Terrace at 4.20pm

Help provided by police to another agency on Main Street at 1:48 p.m. and a citizen on Cleaves Street at 1:55 p.m.

1:35 p.m.: A High Street resident said he received annoying phone calls.

11:06: Lost or found report on Granite Street taken.

8:55: Animal Control notified of an issue on Doctor’s Run.

8:02: Police welfare check performed on residents of the city.

2h35: Vehicle illegally parked on tagged Bradley Wharf.

00:05: A complaint filed about noise on Beach Street. The source could not be located.

Sunday October 9

Medical emergencies: Individuals transported by ambulance to hospital from Pleasant Street at 4.01 p.m. and Kitefield Road at 7.45 p.m.

7:17 p.m.: Public Works will be notified of road conditions at High and Mt. Pleasant streets in the morning.

Hung up E911 from Rockport offshore at 7:58 a.m., when no action was required, and from Gap Head Road, when the caller was contacted, at 7:08 p.m.

Property lost and found: Waiting service on Main Street at 11:19 a.m., and stored on Broadway at 6:50 p.m.

Alarm activations on Main Street at 3:23 p.m., when the building was checked and secured; and on Bearskin Neck at 6 p.m., when an officer spoke to the owner.

Wellness checks: Officers are addressing residents across the city at 9:56 a.m. and people are addressing Millbrook Park at 2:27 p.m. and Main Street at 3:32 p.m.

Traffic stops on Thatcher Road at 11:41 a.m., when a civil offense was issued, and on Broadway at Mt. Pleasant Street at 3:11 p.m., when a verbal warning was given.

2:40 p.m.: A report received from Mt. Pleasant Street required no action.

12:30 p.m.: An officer speaks to the driver of an illegally parked vehicle on Broadway.

12:09: A report of fallen wires on Clark Avenue has been forwarded to another agency.

3:23: A vehicle illegally parked on T Wharf has been ticketed.

Saturday October 8

Reports received Railroad Avenue at 8:30 a.m. when an individual was spoken to, Penzance Road at 4:43 p.m. when a vehicle was ticketed; Granite Street at 7:17 p.m., when services were rendered; Gull Cove Lane at 7:54 p.m., when a report was made; and Main Street at 2:31 p.m. and Middle Road at 11:08 p.m., when searches of the areas turned up nothing.

Help given to a citizen on Main Street and Sandy Bay Terrace at 12:58 p.m., to another agency on Wharf Road at 1:38 p.m. and to Gloucester Police notified of calls on Thatcher Road at 2:09 p.m. and Revere Street at 7:04 p.m.

Hung up E911 of Highland Road at 11:19 a.m. when the caller was spoken to, Pt. de Chene at 6:18 p.m. when ambulance services were refused.

6:04 p.m.: The driver issued a written warning during a traffic stop on Main Street in Tarr’s Lane.

Ambulance transport at the hospital from Story Street at 3:25 p.m. and Broadway Avenue at 5:32 p.m.

2:24 p.m.: Activation of the alarm on Hale Street. Fire department dispatched.

10am: City residents spoke with police welfare checks.

Lifting aid given on Sandy Bay Terrace at 5 a.m. and Oak Circle at 5:59 a.m.

Friday, October 7

11:41 p.m.: Medical emergency call spoken at Story Street.

6:49 p.m.: Lift assistance given on Oak Circle.

6:38 p.m.: Fire department sent to Doctor’s Run to help the citizen.

Reports received: No action required on Smith Street Court at 6.41am; Fire department dispatched to Granite Street at 5:36 p.m.; people spoken or reports collected on Norwood Avenue at 1:15 p.m. and Blue Gate Lane at 6:09 p.m.

3:01 p.m.: Report of larceny by forgery of fraud caught on Babcock Road.

Son down on Summer Street at 1:07 p.m. and Marmion Way at 2:24 p.m. Public service warned.

12:27: Individual taken by ambulance to hospital from Jerden’s Lane.

11:16 a.m.: Noise complaint on Bearskin Neck. No action required.

Alarm activations on King Street at 9:06 a.m. when the owner spoke, and on Phillips Avenue at 10:53 a.m. when no action is required.

10:41 a.m.: An erratic driver reported on Thatcher Road could not be located.

10:14 a.m.: Verbal warning given to the driver during a traffic stop on Broadway.

10:02: Police welfare checks carried out on residents of the city.

9:54: Fire department requested and sent to Granite Street.

9:14 a.m.: Citizen asked on Smith Street Court. No action required.

8:54: Person(s) transported to hospital by ambulance following a car accident on Main Street.

7:44: Animal control has been notified of an animal problem on Stockholm Avenue.

7:04: Mini beat made on Marshall and Charles streets.


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