The Boston Police Department is proud and pleased to announce that this year’s Boston Calling Concert on Saturday, September 7, 2013 and Sunday, September 8, 2013 was conducted in a successful manner. Tens of thousands attended and enjoyed this year’s concert along with the festivities.
The Boston Police Department made 21 arrests and gave out 5 civil citations around the concert at City Hall Plaza, including the nearby Boston Commons.
Prior to this year’s event, the Boston Police, in collaboration with several other agencies, worked diligently to draw up and implement a proactive plan with preventative measures designed to ensure a safe and trouble free environment for all those attending this year’s concert. Among the measures implemented, Boston Police had an increased uniformed police presence, including undercover officers assigned to the Drug Control Unit.
21 Drug Related Arrests
5 Civil Citations
10 Sick Assists (Including 1 related to “Molly”)