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Brookline Police Department Has A Bike Unit Consisting Of 17 Officers

Did you know the Brookline Police Department has a Bike Unit which consists of 17 officers? These 17 officers come from various Divisions throughout the...

Brookline Police Department’s “Walk And Talk” Unit

A few weeks back, in recognition of Women’s History Month, we introduced you to 1/3 of the Brookline Police Department’s "Walk and Talk" unit....

Police Blotter

Turn it down: At 6:26 a.m. Brookline police received a report that a man was using an industrial lawn mower and causing a lot...

Brookline Man Arraigned In Prostitution Sting

One Brookline man and eight others from outside the Boston area were arraigned on charges they sought sex for a fee from Boston Police...

Brookline Police Officers Awarded For Saving Lives, Being Rolemodels

Tuesday four Brookline Police Officers were recognized for serving their community, chasing down suspects to saving lives and serving as role models to young...

Brookline Man Faces Rape Charges In Barnstable Court

A 31-year-old Brookline man pleaded not guilty Friday to rape charges in Barnstable District Court, according to court documents. Anthony Collins, of Beacon Street, is...

Man Who Ran Over State Trooper’s Foot Sunday Morning In Brookline...

State Police arrested a Boston man after he drove over a police officer's boot early Sunday morning during a traffic stop. State Police got a...

Bank Robber Arrested

Today Brookline Police Officers arrested a 30 year old man from Dorchester on unarmed robbery charges. He was arrested this morning as he exited...

Find Out Which Towns Will Or Will Not Allow Recreational Marijuana,...

Town-by-town, city-by-city residents of Massachusetts are deciding if they want to be able to drive to the corner store to buy marijuana. State officials delayed...

Only 2 Opioid Related Deaths In Brookline In 2016

Last year two people in Brookline overdosed on opioids, according to a new report by the state. That number is down from the three...

Got Kids?

If the answer is “yes” or even “I’m thinking about it,” then you will want to read up about these three female officers who...
Alan Kaplan

Brookline Arson: Former Owner Of Village Smokehouse On Trial

Did the former owner of the Village Smokehouse plot with a local handyman to burn down a failed construction project on Spooner Road in...

Rash Of Car Break Ins: Brookline Police Warn Residents

Several unlocked cars were broken into this week in Brookline and police are advising residents to lock their car doors and make sure not...

Police Blotter

Breaking and entering: Someone reported a woman who had attempted to break into a side screen door of a home. The woman was described...

Brookline Police, Homeland Security Arrest Man For Sex Trafficing

Brookline Police said the Department of Homeland Security brought in a man, who was then investigated and arrested for drug trafficking and gang affiliation...

Boston Holocaust Memorial Vandalized For A 2nd Time This Summer

The New England Holocaust Memorial has been vandalized for the second time this Summer, according to the Boston Police. Boston Police said a witness on...

National Hispanic Heritage Month At The BPD

In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Brookline Police Department is honored to introduce you to Detective Carlos Crespo. Detective Crespo, a first generation...

Assault And Battery With A Stapler

- A Fairway Road resident called to report someone broke into their home overnight. The resident told police that three Apple laptops were missing...

Loud Parties, Egg Throwers And A Punch In The Face

Friday, May 5 Person down: A passerby called to report someone fell near Capital One near the corner of Beacon and Harvard streets. They had...

Brookline Resident’s Bulldogs 5K Supports Former Addicts And Wellness

A Brookline man is working – step by step - to help former substance abusers run a new course with the Boston Bulldogs Running...

Police Blotter

Graffiti: At 10:20 p.m. Brookline Police received a report of graffiti on a poster on a South Street lamppost that read “Heil Hitler.” Gobble gobble:...

Officers Face Termination In Hearing

Police officers Prentice Pilot and Estifanos Zerai-Misgun’s disciplinary hearing for potential termination due to absence from their jobs at the Brookline Police Department occurred...

A Woman Giving Out Mice, Egg Throwers, And Wandering Raccoons

Monday, May 8 Missing: Someone reported a 15-year old boy missing. Oh no: Someone called to report an older woman was hit by a car near...

BPD At Brookline Day 2017

The BPD had a great time at Brookline Day yesterday. It was hot but everyone seemed to enjoy the music, food, games, and many the...

“Chief” Graham Horowitz

“Attention on deck!” A police announcement usually heard when a commanding officer enters a room full of officers. Today, however, the commanding officer was not...

Arrests In Brookline Car Break-Ins

Brookline Police say two suspects believed to be related to the recent rash of car break-ins have been arrested. One suspect was arrested by Boston...

Police Blotter

Fight: Someone reported two men in a fight on Beacon Street. One man was described as wearing a black jacket, and the other was...

Police Blotter

Intoxicated: Brookline Police received a call at 10:38 p.m. about an intoxicated middle-aged white male who refused to leave Fairsted Kitchen. The man was...

Food Truck Friday

Come join the Brookline MA Police Department (and fellow sponsors Brookline Recreation, Brookline's Office for Diversity, Inclusion & Community Relations and City on a...

Brookline, Newton, Cambridge & Boston Police Chiefs: Police Are Human, Too

When you think of a police officer, "approachable" and "friendly" might not be the first two qualities that come to mind. But the heads...

3 Men Broke Into Tatte Bakery In Brookline

Police are searching for three men who broke into Tatte Bakery on Beacon Street overnight. The men were caught on the bakery's video surveillance, who...

Police Blotter

Graffiti: A caller reported that three people used chalk to draw a swastika on a Clinton Road sidewalk. Suspicious activity: Someone reported that a man...