Orange Police Log

Published: 3/25/2020 8:32:47 AM
Modified: 3/25/2020 8:32:43 AM
Monday, March 16

1:00 a.m. — Be on the lookout for a lost and intoxicated party driving a black Ford Expedition. The subject has been located and arrested. Information saved in the event of located hit and run damage come daybreak.

5:44 a.m. — Second floor office motion alarm, East Main Street. Spoke with an employee who said they were all set.

10:02 a.m. — Caller requests an officer for issue family had this morning with a juvenile, Walnut Hill Road. On arrival, officers spoke with party in regards to this morning’s incident and possible consequences if his actions continue. The situation was able to be mediated.

11:50 a.m. — Caller reports she thinks someone may have tried to break-in, Spring Street. As she was pulling in the driveway, a black SUV was sort of blocking her, but then took off headed toward Carpenter Street very fast. One male, wearing a red shirt, was on foot headed up the driveway, she does not know where he is now. She reports she hasn’t seen these people before. There was a male and female in the black SUV and they weren’t expecting any company at the house. On arrival it was found that the reporting party’s sister was having a friend stop by without the sister’s permission. No action required.

12:28 p.m. — Reporting party states there is a male party going door to door with National Grid credentials and her neighbor just let them into their house, Maynard Street. The area was checked and monitored, no one was found.

1:55 p.m. — Party states that there is a child that has been left unattended and appears to be approximately 4 to 6 years old in a car seat, East Main Street. Party called back to advise the vehicle took off, unknown direction of travel and that there were actually two kids in the vehicle. Vehicle was gone on arrival.

2:36 p.m. — Party advises there is a male party sitting on a bench drinking what he believes is a bottle of alcohol, East River Street. On arrival the male party was located and admitted that he had just finished a beer. He was advised of the town by-law and the penalty it carries.

3:04 p.m. — Report of a subject entering a vacant building, East Main Street. Party was from the bank, all set.

3:26 p.m. — Front door motion alarm, South Main Street. Alarm company advises no key holder.

4:33 p.m. — Party requesting to speak with an officer regarding possible child abuse going on in one of his apartments that he is the landlord of, Stone Road. Officers advised.

4:33 p.m. — 911 caller states her Lifeline base has a blinking red light and she doesn’t know why, Charles Street. Reporting party was given the number for Lifeline to contact them.

4:35 p.m. — Party advises erratic operation of a Surner Oil van, Route 202. Officer has the vehicle stopped.

6:34 p.m. — Report of a male/female disturbance, West River and Cheney streets. Officer advises the situation has been mediated and the parties are on their way back home.

8:28 p.m. — Party would like to report her vehicle stolen, Pleasant Street. Same observed coming through the traffic lights and was stopped. Operator found to be suspended. Vehicle taken by owner.

Tuesday, March 17

12:03 a.m. — While on patrol officer noticed a suspicious vehicle parked in the exit way near the road of the Travel Inn, Daniel Shays Highway. Spoke with an employee who did not know the vehicle was there. Was able to make contact with the registered owner who advised it was disabled and would be moving it in the morning.

1:44 a.m. — Party advised he wanted his girlfriend removed, Wheeler Avenue. He advised that she just left on foot and he doesn’t need police anymore but would call if she returned. Spoke with resident who said reporting party has given her a ride home to Gardner.

7:56 a.m. — Burglar alarm, Fountain Street. Officer and K9 Orka checked the exterior of the residence. Everything appeared to be secured.

9:34 a.m. — Check welfare, Red Brook Lane. Caller reports no one has talked to her mother in about two weeks. She lives alone. It isn’t unusual for her to self isolate. She does get Meals on Wheels. Officers responded and made contact with female party. She temporarily lost phone service because of a recent move.

10:19 a.m. — Caller reports he can see large flames going into the air, Mayo Road. He doesn’t think it is a house or building on fire. Officer responded and located a permitted burn, no issues observed.

10:50 a.m. — Female into the station to report that she was being harassed by a male party, East River Street. The female advised that the male continues to bother her and threaten her over property that was left behind at her home. Officer advised the female of her options through the court to pursue a harassment prevention order. Officer attempted to call the involved party to inform him that he needed to leave the reporting party alone and that he was not welcome on her property, but was not able to make contact.

11:17 a.m. — OHD advises their park department has been finding trash and feces in the dugouts, East River Street. They request police keep an eye on things and move people along.

9:05 p.m. — Party advises of ongoing issue with yelling and screaming at apartment involving a male and his 10-year-old daughter, West Main Street. Spoke with parties who said there was nothing going on. All appeared fine.

9:48 p.m. — Party advises his 18-year-old son is out of control due to having to do house chores, Hayden Street. Upon arrival the situation was mediated and a courtesy transport was provided.

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