Police Beat: 8.19.2011

August 11

  • 10:54 a.m. A caller reported damage to?Murray State property at the gates. The Murray State Police were notified and took an information report.
  • 2:32 p.m. A caller reported a theft of vehicle parts. The Murray State Police were notified and took a report for theft by unlawful taking less than $500.
  • 4:34 p.m. A caller reported a bicycle theft at the Curris Center. The Murray State Police were notified and took a report for theft by unlawful taking less than $500.

August 12

  • 1:10 a.m. A caller reported a vehicle break in. The Murray State Police were notified and a report was taken for criminal mischief in the third degree.
  • 10:01 a.m. A Murray State Police officer reported an elevator was stuck on the second floor of the Curris Center. Facilities Management was notified.
  • 6:42 p.m. A caller reported a threat of a fire in Hart College. The Murray State Police, Murray Fire Department, Central Plant and the state fire marshal were notified.

August 13

  • 10:02 a.m. A caller reported a vehicle was broken down on the corner of Olive and 14th streets. The Murray State Police were notified and the vehicle was gone upon arrival.
  • 5:55 p.m. A caller reported a threat of a fire in White college. The Murray State Police, Murray Fire Department, Central Plant and the state fire marshal were notified.
  • 8:17 p.m. A caller reported a hit and run in the White College parking lot. The Murray State Police were notified and a hit and run collision and a criminal reports were taken.

August 14

  • 1:22 p.m. An officer took a report for a theft less than $500 that occurred on the third floor of the Curris Center.
  • 8:15 p.m. A caller reported a threat of a fire in Franklin College. The Murray State Police, Central Plant, Murray Fire Department and the state fire marshal were notified and a fire report was taken.
  • 11:03 p.m. A caller reported a smell of marijuana in Hart College. The Murray State Police were notified.

August 15

  • 12:35 p.m. An officer reported a vehicle parked in the roadway in front of Lee Clark College, the owner was contacted and upon arrival, moved the vehicle.
  • 3:38 p.m. An officer issued a verbal warning to a motorist for driving the wrong way at the roundabout at Racer Drive.
  • 6:03 p.m. A caller reported a sparking outlet in the lobby of Richmond College. The Murray State Police, the Murray Fire Department and the state fire marshal were notified. Murray State Police officers took a report.

August 16

  • 12:39 a.m. A caller reported a non-injury accident in the Five Points parking lot. The Murray State Police were notified and took a vehicle collision report.
  • 3:17 p.m. A caller reported a missing juvenile at Faculty Hall. The Murray State Police were notified but the juvenile was found prior to the officer’s arrival.
  • 10:53 p.m. A caller reported a medical emergency involving two students at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital. The Murray State Police were notified.

August 17

  • 9:14 a.m. An officer issued a verbal warning for disregarding a stop sign and driving with expired tags in the White College parking lot.
  • 3:36 p.m. A caller reported  a hit and run in the 15th and Olive streets parking lot. The Murray State Police were notified.
  • 4:13 p.m. A caller reported the exterior door of Hart College opened and an activated alarm. The Murray State Police were notified.

Motorist assists – 1
Racer escorts – 6
Arrests – 0

Call of Fame:

  • 4:56 p.m. A caller reported a smoking ashtray outside of White College. The Murray State Police, Central Plant and the state fire marshal were notified.

Assistant News Editor Haley Russell compiles Police Beat with materials provided by Public Safety. Not all dispatched calls are listed.