SNN Construction Update: Broadway Bridge Closure and Union Square Detour

Somerville Neighborhood News speaks with Viola Augustin, GLX Project Liaison; Jesse Moos, Construction Liaison & Compliance Manager; and Daniel Amelin, Project Manager, Utilities about upcoming construction projects throughout the city and how they will impact drivers, pedestrians and cyclists and their commutes. Continue reading SNN Construction Update: Broadway Bridge Closure and Union Square Detour

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Jacob SYLVESTER (Disorderly, Malicious Damage to MV)

On Sunday, March 24, 2019 at approximately 12:30 A.M., I was monitoring vehicular traffic near the intersection of Elm Street and Chester Street when bystanders flagged me down and informed me that a male just came out of the Burren, a bar located at 247 Elm Street and broke the side mirror of a parked vehicle, (a black taxi parked in the cab stand outside the Burren). Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Jacob SYLVESTER (Disorderly, Malicious Damage to MV)

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Williyah YOUNG (Disorderly, Shoplifting, Resisting Arrest, Removal Theft Det. Dev.) at Assembly Row

On March 19, 2019, I, Officer Tim Van Nostrand, was on duty and assigned to full uniform patrol of Assembly Row. At 6:08pm, I was dispatched, along with Officer Chris Fusco (East 1), to Kmart for two shoplifters. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Williyah YOUNG (Disorderly, Shoplifting, Resisting Arrest, Removal Theft Det. Dev.) at Assembly Row

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Thomas ALONARDO JR (PWID A)

The following is a brief summary to incident #19015695.

On 03/21/2019, I was working in plain clothes, operating an unmarked Police vehicle, assigned to the Somerville Police Drug Control Unit. At 4:10 PM observations were made by me of a white male in the parking lot of CVS (532 Medford Street) on the phone pacing back and forth. This white male was subject of past narcotic related surveillance. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Thomas ALONARDO JR (PWID A)