Alicia Steele, Assistant News Editor, compiles Police Beat with materials provided by Public Safety and Emergency Management. Not all dispatched calls are listed.
An officer conducted a traffic stop in the Baptist Campus Ministry parking lot. A verbal warning was issued for failure to illuminate headlights.
A caller reported being stuck on an elevator in the Business Building but was able to get off. The Central Heating and Cooling Plant was notified.
The Murray State Police Department received a sprinkler tamper alarm at Faculty Hall on the alarm center computer. Facilities Management was notified and the alarm was because of maintenance being conducted by Facilities Management.
The Murray State Police Department received a fax from the office of Institutional Diversity, Equity and Access in reference to an off-campus sexual assault that occurred in the 2016 fall semester. Officers were notified.
Murray State Parking Management reported an abandoned vehicle at 16th Street and Ryan Avenue. Officers and Max’s 641 Towing and Service were notified.
A caller reported information in regards to a safety hazard at Price Doyle Fine Arts Building. Officers and the Central Heating and Cooling Plant were notified and an information report was taken.
An officer conducted a traffic stop at 16th Street and Shroat Drive. A verbal warning was issued for speeding.
An officer conducted a traffic stop at 16th and Miller streets. A verbal warning was issued for rear license plate not illuminated.
An officer conducted a traffic stop on Payne Street. Max’s 641 Towing and Service was notified and a citation was issued for no registration plates, no registration receipt, operating on an expired license and first-offense failure of owner to maintain required insurance.
A caller reported unwanted sexual contact between acquaintances. Officers are investigating.
A caller requested to speak with an officer in reference to receiving unwanted communications. Officers were notified and an information report was taken.
A caller reported a parking complaint at Fast Track. The vehicle was moved while the caller was still on the phone.
A caller reported a theft complaint at Faculty Hall. Officers were notified and a theft report was taken for theft by unlawful taking more than $500.
Racer Patrol reported storm damage at Wells Hall. Officers and the Central Heating and Cooling Plant were notified.