January saw HUPD getting the usual bizarre dispatches, though it's been a quiet month overall. Theft and suspicious activity are down, as are noise complaints (the month's sole loud party was thrown in Adams.) As part of our Securitas Series, we've combed through recent HUPD logs and published some of the more colorful entries below.
BY THE NUMBERS:
Loud parties: 1
Reports of suspicious activity: 26
Reports of harassment: 3
Total value of stolen laptops: $9,079
Total value of stolen bicycles: $750
Total value of stolen vacuum cleaners: $1,200
Total value of stolen tennis equipment: $1,160
Jan. 6, 2012
Suspicious Activity (7:17 p.m.)
29 Garden Street, Cambridge
Officer dispatched to a report of an individual running up and down the stairs serval (sic) times. Officer arrived and reports individual was gone on arrival.