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Monday, Jan. 29
Laser on Colbourne Crecsent: At 7:46 p.m., a caller reported that someone in a home by Colbourne Cresvent and Winthrop Road was shining a laser pointer at drivers as they went by.

Tuesday, Jan. 30
Suspicious man on Newell Road: At 5:27 a.m., a caller reported seeing a man walk around their Newell Road home near the basement. The man was dressed in all black, and was last seen walking towards the Lawrence School, according to the report.

Wednesday, Jan. 31
Trying to open car doors on Washington Street: At 2:47 a.m., a caller reported that a man was in a Washington Street parking lot trying to open car doors. The caller described that man as around 5 feet 10 inches and dressed in all black.

Thursday, Feb. 1
Yorkie on Ivy Street: At noon, a caller reported a yorkie – Yorkshire Terrier – with a bandana on Ivy Street. The caller said the yorkie looked mean.

Dispute on East Milton Road: At 3:51 p.m., a caller reported having an ongoing issue with Herb Chambers over work being done in the caller’s backyard. The caller wanted to know how to stop the work.

Gesturing wildly on Babcock Street: At 6:30 p.m., a caller reported that a man in an alleyway on Babcock Street had been talking loudly and gesturing in a wild manner for 10 minutes.

Friday, Feb. 2
Break and enter on Brookline Avenue: At 1:45 p.m., a caller reported that a rock had been thrown through the window of their truck and that tools were missing.

Solicitors on Park Street: At 2:46 p.m., a caller reported that a man had been asking to see old copies of the electric bill. The caller said the man was carrying an iPad and had a red badge around his neck.

Attempted break in on Alton Court: At 3:57 p.m., a caller reported that when she got home that her door was open and unlocked. She believed someone had tried to break in, but nothing was taken.

More solicitors on Browne Street: At 4:21 p.m., police received a report of a man knocking door to door asking for resident’s electrical bills. The man was described as wearing a fluorescent orange vest.

Even more solicitors on Brookline Avenue: At 6:42 p.m. a caller reported that three men who were soliciting had attempted to enter the Brookline Avenue building and put their foot in the door so she couldn’t close it. The caller said the men had a binder with an old Eversource invoice on it and were claiming to be with the company. According to the report, the men were no longer wearing orange vests.

Saturday, Feb. 3
Possible drug deal at Lawrence Park: At 8:22 p.m. a caller reported what they believed was a drug deal involving three boys wearing coats and hoodies. The caller said money was exchanged.

Sunday, Feb. 4
Reported gun shots on Beacon Street: At 12:40 a.m. a caller reported hearing four pops near the CVS parking lot by Beacon Street.