POLICE BEAT 12-5-14

Nov. 27

8:07 p.m. An officer issued a verbal warning for not having headlights on and reckless driving during a traffic stop near Murray Bank. 

8:48 p.m. An officer issued a verbal warning for having too many passengers in one vehicle during a traffic stop at Roy Stewart Stadium parking lot.

Nov. 28

3:09 p.m.  A fire alarm from Wells Hall was triggered on the alarm system computer. Central Heating and Cooling Plant was notified.

6:39 p.m. Public Safety and Emergency Management received a report of communication trouble

from Springer Residential College. Central Heating and Cooling Plant was notified.

Nov. 29

10:24 a.m. Public Safety had a caller request to check back into their room early. On-call housing was notified.

10:45 a.m. A caller reported a squirrel in Wilson Hall. Central Heating and Cooling Plant was notified.

Nov. 30

11:31 a.m. During a traffic stop at old Richmond Residential College an officer issued a citation to an individual for having an expired registration plate, failure to have an insurance card and violating their permit.

10:05 p.m. An officer issued a  citation for possession of drug paraphernalia during a traffic stop James H. Richmond Residential College and Lee Clark Residential College.

Dec. 1

12:02 a.m. Officers issued a verbal warning to a driver on Olive and 17th streets for driving recklessly on the wrong side of the road.

9:40 p.m. A caller reported a suspicious looking person outside of Blackburn Science Building. Officers were notified, but the person was gone by the time they arrived.

Dec. 2

2:39 a.m. A caller from Regents Residential College requested emergency medical services. The person in need was transported to the hospital.

6:03 a.m. A caller requested access to his classroom in the Price Doyle Fine Arts building. Officers were notified and his room was unlocked.

Dec. 3

1:39 p.m. A called reported a suspicious-looking backpack in Mason Hall. Officers were notified and the backpack was returned to its owner.

10:56 p.m. A caller from Winslow Dining Hall reported that people were making inappropriate comments. Officers were notified.

Call of Fame

Dec. 2, 11:35 a.m. – A caller from Woods Hall reported terroristic threats. Officers were notified and a report was taken.

Motorists assists – 2

Racer escorts – 3

Arrests – 0

Mari-Alice Jasper, Assistant News Editor, compiles Police Beat with calls provided by Public Safety and Emergency Management. Not all calls are listed.