Public safety issues are of particular interest to the residents of a community. The speak directly to the quality of life.
Stories about such things as fires and major crimes help to tell the story of the work public safety employees do on a day-to-day basis.
But the work day of a man or woman whose job it is to protect the publics can often take strange turns. Police officers, in particular, have to deal with some rather unusual calls.
Below is a countdown of the 10 strangest police log items since TewksburyPatch launched on Aug. 18.
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- Suspect Arrested in Mobil Armed Robbery
- Shoplifting Leads to Drug Arrest
- Billerica Teen Arrested for Allegedly Stealing Guns From Tewksbury Home
- Stakeout Near Highway Leads to Drug Arrests
- (Updated) Man Arrested for Assault After Parking Lot Incident
- If at First You Don't Succeed, Get Arrested Again