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Public Safety Briefs, 9-12-2013

Compiled by Ehlayna Napolitano During a Health and Safety inspection, a knife was confiscated from a room in Nassau Hall on Sept. 2. The student was issued a summons.

On Sept. 2, a PSO on patrol in Stuyvesant Hall discovered that six seat cushions were missing in the main floor’s lounge.

The smell of marijuana was discovered emanating from a room in Alliance Hall on Sept 3. After knocking, a PSO was allowed in the room. The resident and two students were discovered inside and all three received summonses. No marijuana was recovered.

On Sept.4, PS responded to a call in front of Hofstra USA. A student stated that he had been struck in the face. The student was taken to Nassau University Medical Center and a police report was filed. The assaulter was also issued a summons.

On Sept. 6, RAs in Netherlands North discovered four students smoking marijuana in front of Groningen House. No marijuana was recovered. All four students were issued summonses.

A non-student tried to enter a party at Hofstra USA on Sept. 6. The non-student was discovered to be in possession of a gravity knife. The non-student was then banned from campus.

At the party at Hofstra USA on Sept. 6, a previously banned non-student attempted to enter. The non-student was escorted to the Information Center and NCPD responded. A Desk Appearance ticket was issued to the non-student, who was then released.

A non-student was observed throwing a bottle at the front window of Dutch Treats on Sept. 6. The non-student was banned from campus. There was no damage.

On Sept. 6, a student attempted to steal wristbands from the party at Hofstra USA. The student was issued a summons.

A non-student attempted to enter the Hofstra USA party early in the morning of Sept. 7. After refusing to leave, the non-student was banned from campus.

On Sept. 7, a non-student was discovered in the stairwell of Enterprise Hall with a bottle of alcohol. The non-student was banned from campus. A PSO on patrol on Sept 7 in Estabrook Hall smelled marijuana emanating from a room. After knocking with no answer, the PSO keyed into the room. The resident was found inside and proceeded to curse and verbally abuse the officer. Alcohol was discovered in the open within the room. The student was issued a summons.

On Sept. 8, PS responded to an odor coming from a room in Nassau Hall. A PSO knocked and was admitted. A strong smell of marijuana was discovered inside the room. No marijuana was recovered. The student was issued a summons.

A brick was thrown through the front door of the Saltzman Center on Sept. 9. A search was conducted but the person responsible was not found.

On Sept. 9, a PSO responded to a dispute between two residents of Nassau Hall. One resident stated that her suitemate had twisted her arm while she was joking around with a plastic knife. Both students were issued summons for fighting. The DOD was notified and a date for mediation was set.

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