CPCA posts crime alerts, with cooperation from the 2nd District of the DC Metropolitan Police Department, for our two neighborhood Police Service Areas. PSA 203 covers Cleveland Park north of Macomb Street and PSA 204 covers the neighborhood south of Macomb. We also post occasional alerts and comments from our local MPD commander and other officials.

Reports Delayed

As  a result of personnel changes at MPD 2D, Crime and Arrest Report details have been delayed.  Posting will resume as soon as this matter has been sorted out.

Reports through April 19th

SECOND POLICE DISTRICT

Offenses

 April 16, 2017

 Leaving After Colliding. 3620 Garfield St, NW. 12:32am. PSA 204.

  • The driver and passenger were traveling eastbound when the passenger fell asleep and the driver collided in a guard rail. The passenger was awoken by the collision and the driver fled the vehicle on foot.

 Theft F/Auto. 3003 Klingle Rd, NW. 1:16 am. PSA 203.

  • Complainant reports unknown suspect(s) entered the vehicle through an unlocked door and removed assorted tools and routers.

 Leaving After Colliding. 2516 Tunlaw Rd, NW. 4:51am. PSA 204.

  • The Complainant reports another vehicle struck her rear bumper without making his/her identity known.

 Leaving After Colliding. 3400 Connecticut Ave, NW. 6:50pm. PSA 203

  • The Complainant reports her vehicle was struck by another vehicle. Both drivers exited however the Suspect (unknown) refused to provide his/her insurance information and identity before leaving the scene.

 Theft. 4035 Connecticut Ave, NW. 7:0pm. PSA 203.

  • The Complainant reports an unknown suspect(s) took his Giant hybrid bicycle from the side stairwell of the residence.

 

April 17, 2017

 Theft I > $1,000. 4810 26th St, NW (Murch Elementary). 7:00am. PSA 203.

  • The Complainant reports unknown suspect(s) cut a steel cable lock and stole assorted tools.

Theft F/Auto. 4700 32nd St, NW.  10:30am. PSA 203

  • The Complainant reports unknown suspect(s) entered the vehicle in a unknown manner and stole an Apple iPod.

 1st Degree Identity Theft. 3031 Sedgewick St, NW. 5:50pm. PSA 203.

  • The Complainant reports an unknown individual opened a credit card account under her identity and charged the account to $10,087 in U.S Currency.

 Theft II < $1,000. 3535 Connecticut Ave, NW (Exxon Gas Station). 6:19pm. PSA 203.

  • The Complainant reports 6-7 unknown juveniles entered the store and took assorted drinks and snack foods without making or attempting to make proper payment for the merchandise.

 

April 19, 2017

 Leaving After Colliding. 3605 Lowell St, NW. 8:43am. PSA 204.

  • The Complainant reported another vehicle, U.S Food delivery truck, struck his vehicle without making his identity known to the Complainant.

 Attempt To Commit Robbery. 3519 Connecticut Ave, NW. 1:06pm. PSA 203.

  • The Complainant reports an unknown male suspect entered the bank and handed the teller a note written in multicolored pencil demanding money. The Complainant froze from fear when the suspect knocked on the teller window to ask for the note back. The suspect walked out of the bank, no weapon was seen and no money was taken.

 Theft II < $1,000. 2800 Connecticut Ave, NW. 4:00am. PSA 203.

  • The Complainant reports he allowed a friend and acquaintance to spend the night at his apartment. The Complainant awoke to his phone missing and the two people gone.

 Theft II < $1,000. 3900 Tunlaw Rd, NW. 5:22am. PSA 204.

  • The Complainant reports he was told by his property manager that an unknown suspect had gained access to the property in a unknown manner and stole a bike and bike rack.

 Theft II < $1,000. 4465 Connecticut Ave, NW. 10:35pm PSA 203.

  • The Complainant reports security footage showed an unknown suspect entering the location and taking an Apple iPad mini.
 Arrests

 4/19/17. 6:43 pm.  Indecent Exposure:   3336 Wisconsin Ave, NW. PSA 204.

  • Officers observed the suspect throw a beer can into the garbage. Officers approached and from and observed him urinating into the flower pots located outside of the store thereby exposing his penis in plain view to customers (men, women and children). The suspect was placed under arrest for Urinating in Public and Indecent Exposure.

 4/19/17. 3:40 pm. Contempt of Court:  3700 Newark St, NW. PSA 204.

  • An Officer had knowledge of an individual having a “stay away order” from the 3700 block of Newark St, NW. The Officer observed the individual sitting on a bench in the block, stopped, identified and confirmed that the individual was in violation of the order issued by D.C Superior Court. The suspect was placed under arrest for Contempt of Court.

 

Reports 3/26 – 4/1

Offenses

March 26, 2017  Theft f/ Auto. 3801 Veazey Terrace NW. 5-5:30pm. PSA 203.

  • Complainant reports unknown subjects smashed the rear passenger window and stole a Kate Spade purse in plain view containing assorted personal valuables.

Theft II <$1,000. CVS – 3327 Connecticut Ave, NW. 5:30-5:40pm. PSA 203.

  • An unknown 2 subjects entered the CVS and stole electric toothbrushes and assorted hygiene products.

Credit Card Fraud. 2702 Wisconsin Ave, NW. 8:52-9:15 pm. PSA 204.

  • The Complainant reported seeing unauthorized charges on his credit card made by an unknown subject.

March 28, 2017  Theft f/Auto. 3031 Sedgwick St, NW. 12-1:50 pm. PSA 203.

  • Complainant reports an unknown suspect broke the rear window to the vehicle and stole personal property (purse, credit cards, check book, Drivers license).

Theft II < $1, 000. 2601 Connecticut Ave, NW – CVS. 3:15 pm. PSA 204.

  • Complainant reports an unknown suspect entered the store and concealed Dove soap in a bag. The suspect was confronted by an employee to turn over the merchandise; suspect refused and stated he came to the store to steal it and fled on foot.

Theft II < $1, 000. 3327 Connecticut Ave, NW – CVS. 3:30 pm. PSA 203.

  • Complainant reports an unknown suspect entered the store and stole Dove soap without attempting or making payment for the merchandise.

Theft II <$1,000. 2641 Connecticut Ave, NW – Lebanese Taverna. 5:40-6:20 pm. PSA 204.

  • Complainant reports an unknown suspect came into the restaurant and ordered food which was not to his satisfaction & refused to pay for food he consumed.

March 29, 2017 Theft I >$1,000. 2500 Calvert St, NW – Omni Shoreham Hotel. 9:10-10:10 am. PSA 204.

  • Complainant, employee of the hotel reports leaving his property in the back of the room and returned to find it stolen by an unknown suspect. Taken was an ipad, HP laptop, JBL headset and a UA back pack.

March 30, 2017 Leaving After Colliding. 2559 Waterside Dr, NW. 5:40 am. PSA 204.

  • Two vehicles involved in a traffic accident, the first pulled over and the driver exited when the second driver left the scene and failed to make his identity known to the other driver.

Theft f/Auto. 4817 36th St, NW. 2:20 pm. PSA 203.

  • C-1 reports unknown suspect(s) removed property from her vehicle.

Fraud. 2212 40th Pl, NW.  4:50 pm. PSA 203.

  • The complainant reports a known subject gave her a fraudulent check in the amount of $750.00.
Arrests:

3/27/17. 3:15 pm.  Speeding >30 mph over Speed Limit:   2519 Wisconsin Ave, NW. PSA 204.

3/28/17. 3:38 pm. Unlawful Entry:  2900 Van Ness St, NW. PSA 203.

3/29/17. 3:32 pm. No Permit: 3800 Macomb St, NW. PSA 204.

3/29/17. 9:21 pm. Operating After Suspension: 2519 Connecticut Ave, NW. PSA 204.

3/30/17. 1:00 am. Simple Assault (DV): 3701 Massachusetts Ave, NW. PSA 204.

3/31/17. 12:07 am. No Permit: 2141 Wisconsin Ave, NW. PSA 204.

3/31/17. 8:22 am.  Unlawful Entry: 3741 Benton St, NW. PSA 204.

4/1/17. 11:08 pm. Simple Assault: 3430 39th St, NW. PSA PSA 204.

MPD Community Bike Ride April 15th

Community Outreach Officer Stella Rowland reminds us that children are welcome with an accompanying adult & all must wear bicycle safety helmets.

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