SafetyNet by Lojack Allows BPD Officers to Safely Locate Missing Person in Jamaica Plain


At about 5:35 PM, Monday, April, 28, 2014 officers from District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) responded to a radio call for a missing person in the area of Woodland Road in Jamaica Plain.

 On arrival, officers spoke to a home care provider who stated that the 82 year old male victim walked away from home. Officers were notified that the victim typically frequents the Chinatown and Downtown areas.

Officers who are trained in the SafetyNet by Lojack System responded to the scene to assist in the search for the victim. With the help of the SafetyNet System the victim was quickly located in the area of Centre Street and Eliot Street, Jamaica Plain. The victim was evaluated on scene by the EMS and subsequently returned home safely.