Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Identification Wanted in Robbery at MBTA Mass Ave Station.


  If you know the whereabouts or identity of this individual please contact our Criminal Investigations Unit at 617-222-1050. If you would like to assist our investigators but wish to remain anonymous you can always text us your tip to 873873 or use the anonymous feature on our SeeSay app.

 Identification needed on the subject depicted within relative to an Unarmed Robbery at Mass Ave. MBTA Station on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at approximately 8:52 AM.  The victim was kicked and struck with a closed fist several times and had her cell phone forcefully taken.  


media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com  the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Boston man arrested for Assault to Murder for incident at MBTA Maverick Station.

 On August 29, 2021 at approximately 1:30AM Transit Police officers assigned to the North District received a radio call to respond to the MBTA's Maverick Sq. Station for a report of a male who was allegedly stabbed. Upon arrival officers located a male victim who had sustained life threatening stab wounds about his body. The victim was rushed to a local area hospital via Boston EMS. Witnesses reported the victim was engaged in a verbal dispute with another man while traveling on the train when suddenly the assailant produced a knife and began assaulting the victim.


Based upon an investigation conducted by Transit Police detectives a JAVIER GARCIA, 40, of Boston was placed into custody on September 8, 2021. Garcia was transported to TPD-HQ for the arrest booking process. Garcia will face Assault to Murder and Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon resulting in Serious Bodily Injury charges in Suffolk Superior Court. 

media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com  the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt

Thursday, September 2, 2021

To catch a predator.

 On August 31, 2021 at approximately 10:45PM Transit Police officers assigned to the North District received a radio call to respond to the MBTA's Orient Heights station for an unknown disturbance. Upon arrival officers were met by a male who informed the officers he produces an internet series in which he catches child predators. The reporting male party pointed out a male, later identified Jose Hernandez, 36, of Chelsea and informed the officers Hernandez was there to meet, who he (Hernandez) believed was a 14 year old boy to engage in sexual activity with. The reporting male party showed the officers numerous incriminating and explicit text messages exchanged between Hernandez and who he (Hernandez) believed was a minor child. The reporting male party also displayed explicit photo's allegedly sent by Hernandez to who he (Hernandez) believed was a minor child. 

After additional investigatory steps Officers placed Hernandez into custody for Enticement of a Minor Child Under Age 16 and transported him to TPD HQ for the arrest booking process. 


media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com  the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Identification Wanted: Assault & Battery Dangerous Weapon. Andrew Sq. Station

  If you know the whereabouts or identity of this individual please contact our Criminal Investigations Unit at 617-222-1050. If you would like to assist our investigators but wish to remain anonymous you can always text us your tip to 873873 or use the anonymous feature on our SeeSay app.


 

Identification is wanted for the subject within, relative to Assault and Battery, Dangerous Weapon. The incident occurred at Andrew MBTA Station on Saturday, August 21, 2021, at approximately 1:45 PM.

media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com  the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt

Monday, August 23, 2021

Man wanted for Assaulting a Police Officer draws attention to himself.

 On August 22, 2021 at approximately 5:16PM Transit Police officers assigned to the South District received a radio call to respond to Washington Sq. Green Line stop for a disorderly male. Upon arrival officers were informed a male, later identified as DAVID CARR, 60, of Boston was standing in front of the trolley refusing to allow it to leave. It was also reported Carr was harassing other trolley passengers. CARR was removed from the tracks and officers subsequently discovered there were several warrants in existence for CARR's arrest issued out of Brookline District Court for Assault & Battery on a Police Officer, Assault & Battery and Shoplifting 2nd Offense. CARR was placed into custody and transported to TPD HQ for the arrest booking process. CARR was also in violation's of the Sex Offender registration requirements and will also be charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender. 

media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com  the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt

TPD Detectives Identifiy Level 3 Sex Offender for Indecent Assault Investigation.

 On August 8, 2021 at approximately 8AM a female victim reported to Transit Police while she was passing through the MBTA's Forest Hill's Station she was indecently assaulted by an unknown male. The victim provided a description of her assailant to officers who immediately conducted an area search to no avail. 

Subsequent to an investigation by Transit Police detectives on August 17, 2021 JEROME REED, 61, of Mattapan was placed into custody for Indecent Assault and Battery. Redd was transported to TPD-HQ for the arrest booking process. REED is a Level 3 Registered Sex Offender (See status here)

 media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com  the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt

Monday, August 16, 2021

Subjects of Interest: Malicious Destruction of Property-Red Line Train.

 If you know the whereabouts or identity of this individual please contact our Criminal Investigations Unit at 617-222-1050. If you would like to assist our investigators but wish to remain anonymous you can always text us your tip to 873873 or use the anonymous feature on our SeeSay app.

Identification needed on the subjects depicted within relative to Malicious Destruction of Property (Red Line train) at Ashmont Station, on Saturday, August 14, 2021, at approximately 8:30 PM.  

 

 media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com  the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt


 

 

Sunday, August 15, 2021

ID wanted in attempted robbery Silver Line bus stop. MBTA

If you know the whereabouts or identity of this individual please contact our Criminal Investigations Unit at 617-222-1050. If you would like to assist our investigators but wish to remain anonymous you can always text us your tip to 873873 or use the anonymous feature on our SeeSay app.

Identification needed on the subject depicted within relative to an Assault to Rob, Unarmed at the Silver Line bus stop located near 2083 Washington Street in Roxbury, on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, at approximately 8:00 AM.

media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com  the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt