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Public Safety Briefs, 11-18-2014

Compiled by Ehlayna Napolitano A PSO outside the HofUSA party on Nov. 7 discovered three students smoking marijuana in a car. All three students were issued summonses.

The night shuttle was driving on California Ave. around 4:00 a.m. on Nov. 7 when it was struck by a Hempstead Police Department vehicle and the car it was chasing. The bus sustained minor damage and there were no injuries.

A fire alarm was activated in Memorial Hall on Nov. 7 as a result of smoke on the grill. A work order was prepared in order to repair the smoke head.

A student in Alliance Hall requested to be transported to the hospital for an injury on Nov. 7. The student was transported to NUMC.

On Nov. 8, a male juvenile visiting the Swim Center began experiencing chest pains. He was transported to NUMC by ambulance.

An intoxicated student boarded the Night Shuttle on Nov. 9. PS and police were called and the student was transported to NUMC.

A student was found intoxicated in the Vander Poel bathroom on Nov. 9. PS and police were called and the student was transported to NUMC by ambulance.

PS was notified that an unknown person knocked over a cement trash receptacle on campus on Nov. 9. A work order was prepared.

On Nov. 9, a student that she was receiving unwanted, harassing text messages from another student notified PS. An investigation will be conducted. Police assistance was declined.

A student tried to piggyback through the turnstile in Nassau Hall on Nov. 9. PS responded and the student was issued a summons.

A student reported that another student intentionally damaged his personal property on Nov. 7. The latter student was issued a summons.

PS was called by a student who reported the smell of marijuana coming from a room in Alliance Hall on Nov. 7. PS found a student smoking in the room and a summons was issued.

A PSO on patrol stopped a person who had entered the Nassau Hall lot and was identified as a non-student on Nov. 9. The person could not provide a valid reason for being on campus and was taken to the HIC where it was discovered that the person had been previously banned from campus. The non-student was arrested by NCPD for trespassing.

On Nov. 9, a student reported being followed by an unknown male. PS apprehended the non-student, who was taken to the HIC and banned from campus.

A member of Hofstra vs. Zombies reported to PS on Nov. 10 that they had lost one of the club radios. A search was conducted but the radio was not located.

A commuter student passed out in class on Nov. 10. The student was transported to NUMC by ambulance.

A faculty member tripped by Gallon Wing and was cut above the eye on Nov. 11. The person was transported to Northshore Hospital by EMS.

A PSO on patrol discovered someone had spray painted over a no smoking sign near McEwen Hall on Nov. 12. A work order was prepared.

A fire alarm was activated in Dover Hall on Nov. 12 due to a custodian working in the area. The building was evacuated and Uniondale Fire Department, the Plant Department and PS responded and a work order was prepared.

A PSO on patrol smelled the odor of marijuana coming from a room in the Netherlands on Nov. 13. Two students were found smoking in the room and each were given a summons.

A student called PS on Nov. 13 and reported a suspicious person in the second floor bathroom of Monroe Hall. A search was conducted but the person was not located.

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