Campus Safety

Weekly Safety Report

March 1-8, 2015

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF

March 1, 3:39 p.m. (McCulloch Stadium):  Campus Safety received a report regarding vandalism on the baseball field. The officer arrived on scene and observed that the field had been spray painted on and large tractor tires were placed on all of the bases. Additionally, extra batting cages were set up on the field and bleachers were pulled out of place.

March 2, 9:45 a.m. (Kaneko Commons):  Campus Safety received a report regarding a plaque that had been pulled away from a wall.  The officer documented the damage done and a work order was submitted to have the wall and plaque repaired.

March 2, 2:00 p.m. (Matthews Parking Lot):  Campus Safety received a report regarding damage to a fence in the parking lot. The officer surveyed the damage and found that it was most likely due to someone backing up into it.  A work order was placed to have the fence repaired.

March 5, 4:47 p.m. (University Apartments Parking Lot):  A student reported that their vehicle had been broken into.  The rear passenger window was broken but no items seemed to be missing from inside.

March 7, 8:40 p.m. (University Center):  Campus Safety received a report concerning drawers and a cabinet that had been tampered with at the Information Desk.  Officer were shown several drawers and a cupboard that had been forced open and the locking mechanisms damaged.

EMERGENCY MEDICAL AID

March 5, 2:44 p.m. (In a Campus Residence):  Campus Safety received a call concerning the welfare of a student. The officer with the student and after a brief conversation, it was determined that they needed professional medical attention. The student was transported to the Emergency Room at Salem Hospital.

March 8, 5:30 a.m. (In a Campus Residence):  Campus Safety received a report from 911 asking for help locating a student who may have harmed themselves. The officer met with police and first responders and escorted them the residence of the student.  First responders evaluated the student’s condition and determined that they were in need of further medical attention.  The student was transported to the ER by ambulance.

POLICY VIOLATION

March 2, 9:35 a.m. (Sparks Parking Lot):  A student received their 15th parking citation, their 12th of the academic year. A report was forwarded to the Office of Rights and Responsibilities.

March 5, 8:00 a.m. (Sparks Parking Lot):  Campus Safety booted a vehicle attempting to use a forged parking permit.  A report was forwarded to the Office of Rights and Responsibilities.

March 5, 2:30 p.m. (Mill Street):  An officer witnessed a vehicle speeding along Mill Street and made contact with the owner after they parked and began to warn them about excessive speeds on campus. The student became extremely defensive, accused the officer of racial discrimination and repeatedly told the officer to, “go do your job”.

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY

March 7, 8:37 p.m. (Sparks Parking Lot):  Campus Safety received a report concerning two naked males in the Sparks Parking Lot. The males were yelling and making "catcalls" to women as they were walking through the area. When asked, the caller reported that it happened roughly 10 minutes prior.  Officer responded but found no one matching that description.

THEFT

March 4, 11:30 a.m. (Sparks Center):  A student reported that their car had been broken into, the rear driver side window was broken and a backpack was stolen from inside.

March 4, 11:30 a.m. (Sparks Center):  An officer observed a car that had been broken into. The vehicle had its rear driver side window broken. The owner was notified and met with the officer to complete the report. The student reported multiple expensive items missing from the vehicle.

VEHICLE ACCIDENT

March 2, 7:40 a.m. (Sparks Parking Lot):  An employee called to report that they had struck another vehicle in the parking lot.  The owner of the damaged vehicle was called and information was exchanged.

*PLEASE CONTACT CAMPUS SAFETY IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION REGARDING THESE INCIDENTS.