POLICE BEAT 2-27-15

Feb. 19

4:19 p.m. A caller from College Courts- 100 Block, reported a reckless driver complaint. Officers were notified but the driver was gone at the time of their arrival.

8:59 p.m. A caller from Hart Residential College reported a theft of property to Public Safety and Emergency Management. Officers were notified. The theft was  reported as being less than $500.

Feb. 20

8:42 a.m. A caller from Springer Residential College requested a welfare check. Officers and the on call counselor were notified. A report was taken.

10:31 a.m. A caller from Elizabeth Residential College requested an ambulance. Officers, Murray Ambulance Services, on call housing personnel and Student Affairs were notified. The person was transported.

Feb. 21

12:15 p.m. Central Heating and Cooling Plant reported a burst pipe at the A. Carman Animal Health Technology Center. Officers were notified and it was referred back to the Central Heating and Cooling Plant.

12:42 p.m. A caller from Federal Credit Union Bank reported having a smoking outlet. Officers, Murray Fire Department, Murray State Environmental Safety and Health, the building coordinator, Central Heating and Cooling Plant and the State Fire Marshal were notified. A faulty outlet caused the outlet to smoke.

Feb. 22

6:12 p.m. A caller from the Carr Health Building reported that there were unauthorized people in the building. Officers were notified. The people were escorted from the building and the building was secured.

10:05 p.m. Racer Patrol reported a reckless driver at Roy Stewart Stadium. Officers were notified and a written warning was issued.

Feb. 23

12:03 a.m. Public Safety received a general incident reporting form in reference to an intoxicated person at Hester Residential College. Officers were notified and a report was taken.

10:46 a.m. An officer conducted a traffic stop at FiveStar Gas Station. A citation was issued for disregarding a traffic light.

Feb. 24

12:18 p.m. A caller reported a minor motor vehicle collision in the Hamilton Northwest parking lot. Officers were notified and a report was taken. No injuries were suffered.

1:49 p.m. A caller from Springer reported smelling marijuana. Officers were notified and a citation was issued for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Feb. 25

5:04 p.m. A caller reported a motor vehicle collision in the Curris Center parking lot. Officers were notified and a report was taken.

6:01 p.m. A caller reported a sparking outlet at the Collins Center for Industry and Technology. Officers, Murray Fire Department, Central Heating and Cooling Plant and the State Fire Marshal were notified. A report was then taken.

Call of Fame

Feb. 22, 8:54 a.m. Officers served a warrant to a person at Hart Residential College. The subject was arrested and taken to Calloway County Jail.

Motorists Assists: 8

Racer escorts: 3

Arrests: 1

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