Police Beat: 5-2-14

April 25

12:08 a.m. A caller reported a noise complaint in the 1100 block of College Courts. Officers were notified and an information report was taken.

11:55 p.m Murray Police Department reported a dead animal in the road near Sparks Hall. Central Cooling and Heating Plant was notified.


April 26

12:56 a.m. An officer conducted a traffic stop at 5-Points. A written warning was issued for speeding 10 mph over the limit.

9:43 p.m. Students stopped an officer near 15th and Olive streets because of a loose dog. Murray Police Department and Calloway County Sheriff were notified.


April 27

12:28 a.m. A caller requested a welfare check at Elizabeth Residential College. Officers and Murray Ambulance Service were notified. The patient refused transport. A report was taken.

8:30 p.m. A caller reported being stuck in an elevator in the Price Doyle Fine Arts building, but the caller was able to get off the elevator. Central Plant was notified.


April 28

12:43 p.m. A caller reported a bicycle found at the Facilities Management Complex. Officers were notified and a information report was taken.

4:57 p.m. An officer reported being rear-ended at 5-Points with no injuries. Murray Police Department was notified and a report was taken.


April 29

8:40 a.m. A caller from Waterfield Library reported threats being made via social media. Officers were notified and a report was taken.

8:08 p.m. A caller reported a theft of property from a vehicle. Officers were notified and a report was taken for theft by unlawful taking under $500.


April 30

11:04 p.m. A caller reported vandalism of a vehicle at Winslow Dining Hall. Officers were notified and a report was taken.

11:35 p.m. A caller reported an intoxicated person at Hart Residential College. Officers were notified a the patient was transported by Murray Ambulance Service.


Call of Fame

April 28 – 7:07 p.m. Murray State’s main campus experienced an electrical power outage. Central Plant was notified. The cause of the outage was a disabled transformer.


Motorists assists – 4

Racer escorts – 7

Arrests – 0


Mary Bradley, Assistant News Editor, compiles Police Beat with materials provided by Public Safety and Emergency Management. Not all dispatched calls are listed.