Over the past several days there have beenÂ multiple scams inÂ nearby communities including, Boston, Everett, Lexington, Winchester and Holbrook. These scams involve one or several males claiming to be working either for the water department or claiming to be cutting trees. One will engage a homeowner in conversation creating a diversion and a second and possibly […]
Over this past weekend 5 unlocked vehicles were broken into and property was taken from some of them. These incidents occured in the West End of Town, on Elmwood, Harrington, Warren and Carroll. Please make sure you lock your vehicle to prevent these type of crimes.
The Watertown Police Department has concluded the investigation in regards to the incident between the two scorekeepers during the Watertown High and Lexington High basketball game on Monday 2/2/09. The WPD was able to obtain a video of the incident. The video shows an argument between the two scorekeepers. The Watertown scorekeeper then removes a […]
Detectives are investigating several recent motor vehicle break ins. Thieves are targeting unlocked vehicles during the overnight hours. GPS units are the most popular item for them to steal, along with loose change and any other readily available items of value in the passenger compartment. The Police Department is urging all residents to lock their […]
At approximately 10:30 PM on August 11 Watertown Police officers responded to reports of a loud party. When officers arrived they observed multiple youth under the age of 21 inside the residence along with a substantial quantity of alcoholic beverages. Two adults that lived in the residence will be summoned to court for furnishing alcoholic […]
There have been many recent thefts of GPS units from vehicles in Watertown and across the nation. Every time you leave your vehicle remove the GPS unit and the associated wiring. Take it with you or store it completely out of sight. Then make sure to wipe the marks from the suction cup rings off […]
Watertown Police arrested aÂ 19 year old Watertown resident for the recent car breaks over the past week. Detectives are still working on the case. Police still remind residents to lock their car doors and do not keep anything of value inside of their vehicles.
There have been a large number of break-ins and thefts involving motor vehicles in Watertown over the past several days. Many of the vehicles that were broken into were left unlocked and most have occurred during the overnight hours. The police department is currently investigating these incidents but we urge you to lock your vehicles, […]
Another alert citizen witnessing suspicious activity called the Watertown Police in a timely fashion. On Friday May 2, 2008 at approximately 1236 hours an alert resident of Franklin Street reported a suspicious person on the street. This suspicious person was seen ringing the doorbell to a house and after getting no answer this person then […]
At approximately 1212 hours on Thursday May 1, 2008 an alert Patten Street resident notified Watertown Police of suspicious activity. This alert citizen had observed two individuals walking down the street, a short time later these same two individuals were observed walking on the street again but this time they were carry bags. They threw […]