Category Archives: Police

Watching over Wellesley portion of Boston Marathon course

Wellesley photographer Mike Casey has way nicer cameras than we do, and he took to Twitter to share this cool shot of the helicopters that have been buzzing over the Boston Marathon course for security reasons. Better than seeing a gyrocopter on the White House’s lawn. Military choppers fly overhead in Wellesley on yet another surveillance […]

Share/Bookmark
Also posted in Outdoors | Tagged | Leave a comment

Serious Sunday accidents in Wellesley

Wellesley Police have tweeted out photos of two separate Sunday accidents, including one in which a car and van collided on Central Street near Wellesley College and a victim was flown to Boston for treatment. #WPD WFD on Central St at Wellesley College with a serious motor vehicle crash 1 victim has been flown to Boston. […]

Posted in Police | Leave a comment

Wellesley’s week in pictures

 

Also posted in Fire, Outdoors, Restaurants, Weather | Tagged | Leave a comment

Scary scene at Wellesley gas station

Wellesley Police report that no one was injured despite this car bursting into flames for some reason at the Mobile station on Rte. 16 across from Whole Foods. #WPD on scene at the Mobil station on Washington St with this car fire. No injuries. pic.twitter.com/Qbh88iDGmD — Wellesley Police (@WellesleyPolice) March 18, 2015

Posted in Police | Leave a comment

Wellesley woman killed after being struck by car in Needham

UPDATE: 3/17: The woman who died has been identified by Needham Police as Roseanne Verrochi. A 75-year-old Wellesley woman was struck and killed by a car in the Bertucci’s parking lot in Needham on Monday afternoon. From the Needham Police: Needham Police and Fire responded to the parking lot of 1257 Highland Ave. at approximately 3:50 […]

Posted in Police | Leave a comment

Wellesley dog rescue: The aftermath

Everyone is pleased that Cooper the Golden Doodle was rescued over the weekend from the icy Charles River near Elm Bank Reservation, and the Wellesley police and firefighters have been roundly congratulated. PETA even doled out a Compassionate Fire Department Award to the Wellesley Fire Department. But the incident did prompt some to urge dog owners to […]

Also posted in Animals, Fire | Leave a comment

Deja vu: Wellesley Fire, Police departments rescue another dog from the icy Charles River

The Wellesley Fire and Police Departments rescued a cold and wet golden doodle called Cooper from the icy Charles River on Sunday. The owner was walking the dog at Elm Bank Reservation on Saturday when Cooper bolted and disappeared, only to be spotted Sunday by someone who had seen a flyer posted by the owner. Firefighters hopped […]

Also posted in Animals, Fire | 2 Comments

Wellesley Police release bank surveillance photos of robbery suspect

Wellesley Police have released these TD Bank surveillance photos of the Heartless bank robbery suspect from Valentine’s Day this past weekend at 380 Washington St. The Wellesley Police Department is asking that anyone who has any information about this incident or anyone who may have been in the area of Washington Street at Forest Street around 2:00 […]

Also posted in Business, Crime | Leave a comment