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Wednesday, Nov. 22
Extortion on Fisher Avenue: At 10:38 a.m. a caller on Fisher Avenue reported her husband received a letter attempting to extort money from him.

Turkeys on Sumner Road: At 2:14 p.m. a caller reported turkeys crossing one by one near Boylston Street and Sumner Road.

Ding dong ditch on Independence Drive: At 9:39 p.m. a caller on Independence Drive reported three or four men rang her bell several times. The caller said that all she heard in the background was laughter.

Friday, Nov. 24
Metal detecting on Brookline Avenue: At 12:25 p.m. a caller reported a man was on the Brookline Avenue field with a metal detector and a shovel. The caller was worried he would leave holes in the turf that could cause injury to those using the field.

Loud music on Washburn Place: At 2:43 p.m. a caller reported loud music, possibly from a band, coming from somewhere on Washburn Place.

Suspicious visitor on Franklin Street: At 8:51 p.m. a caller reported that at 4 p.m. a doorbell rang and a man entered a unit on Franklin Street and then left when he saw the family living there was home.

Youths on Beaconsfield Road: At 11:56 p.m. police received a report of a group of teenagers playing ball in the street on Beaconsfield Road.

Saturday, Nov. 25
Fireworks at Larz Anderson Park: At 9:39 p.m. a caller reported hearing screams and fireworks by the Larz Anderson Park skating rink.

People lost on Goddard Avenue: At 11:41 p.m. a caller reported that a group of three to four people appeared to be lost on Goddard Avenue just past Newton Street. The caller was concerned since the group was in the street and it was dark.

Monday, Nov. 27
Blasting music on Thatcher Street: At 1:23 a.m. a caller reported a car parked at the corner of Pleasant Street and Thatcher Street, that was blasting music.