Boston Calling Music Festival 2013

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.

Incidents included:

21 Drug Related Arrests

5 Civil Citations

10 Sick Assists (Including 1 related to “Molly”)