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Public Safety Briefs 10-13-11

By Jessica Lewis, News Editor

A non-student was banned from campus on Oct. 7 after he refused to stop at the main gate on Hempstead Turnpike.

A PSO on patrol of the main campus observed several people near Weed Hall acting in a disorderly manner. When he approached the group, they fled. The PSO called for assistance, more officers responded and apprehended the group. Four non-students were taken to the HIC and one student was given a summons for actions of guests.

A student reported that sometime between 11:10 a.m. and 12:20 p.m. on Oct. 7, his Macbook Pro and two textbooks were taken from his unlocked vehicle parked at the Fitness Center.

Three female students reported to Public Safety that after leaving the bars, they went to wait on Belmont Street for a ride. A vehicle with five individuals pulled up and verbally harassed them and drove off on Oct. 9.

A student reported to Public Safety that sometime between Sept. 28 and Oct. 9 three tires on his vehicle were slashed. Police assistance was declined.

While conducting Health and Safety Inspections in Plymouth house on Oct. 11 a glass pipe was found in a room. Public Safety responded, confiscated the pipe and the residents of the room were given a summons.

While conducting rounds in Vander Poel Hall, an RA smelled the odor of marijuana coming from a room on Oct. 11. Public Safety responded, accessed the room and found marijuana stems and seeds on the dresser. The items were confiscated and destroyed. The resident of the room was given a summons.

(Sean M. Gates/The Chronicle)

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