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Campus Safety Log: March 12-April 1

March 12

1:00 p.m. SAFETY CONCERN/HAZARD, Neal House. Chemicals were confiscated from students’ rooms.

10:45 p.m. FOUND PROPERTY, Sigma Chi. A knife was found on the ground near the rear entrance.

March 13

No incidents were reported.

March 14

12:35 a.m. 911 HANG-UP, Post Hall. The Galesburg Police Department and Campus Safety responded to 911 hang-up call from the emergency phone east of Post. No problems were found.

March 15

3:30 p.m. CRIMINAL DAMAGE, Furrow House. A room window was broken. The matter was reported to the Office of Student Development

March 16

2:00 a.m. MEDICAL, Main Campus Grounds. A student was transported by ambulance for treatment.

3:53 a.m. INFORMATION, SMC. Campus Safety responded to a report of a possible theft. The missing items were found.

March 17

10:45 a.m. CRIMINAL DAMAGE, Seymour Hall. A staff member reported a window broken by a rock or another object.

5:00 p.m. INFORMATION, Simonds House. Campus Safety checked suite common area at request of Campus Life.

March 18

5:00 a.m. INFORMATION, Knox Warehouse. A suspicious incident was reported to Campus Safety.

8:23 a.m. FIRE ALARM, Seymour Hall. The Galesburg Fire Department and Campus Safety responded to an alarm activated by dust from remodeling.

March 19

4:45 p.m. INFORMATION, GDH. A suspicious incident was reported to Campus Safety.

8:00 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Post Hall. The Galesburg Fire Department and Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by shower steam.

March 20

4:10 a.m. MALFUNCTION – FIRE ALARM, Sigma Chi. Campus Safety responded to an alarm activated by a malfunction in the system. A work order was submitted.

11:20 a.m. MALFUNCTION – FIRE ALARM, Sigma Chi. Campus Safety responded to an alarm activated by a malfunction in the system.

2:40 p.m. MALFUNCTION – FIRE ALARM, Sigma Chi. Campus Safety responded to an alarm activated by a malfunction in the system.

4:30 p.m. MALFUNCTION – FIRE ALARM, Main Campus Grounds. Campus Safety responded to a message from the alarm system.

March 21 – 23

No incidents were reported.

March 24

7:15 a.m. CRIMINAL DAMAGE, Old Main. A door to the attic was damaged.

4:13 p.m. CRIMINAL TRESSPASS, Seymour Hall. Juveniles skateboarding on the Gizmo Patio were asked to leave.

6:35 p.m. MALFUNCTION – FIRE ALARM, Raub House. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

March 25

1:45 a.m. FIRE ALARM, Sigma Chi. The Galesburg Fire and Police Departments and Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

3:30 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Beta Theta Pi. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. Dust from a vacuum was the apparent cause of the activation.

9:51 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Hamblin Hall. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by cigarette smoke. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

11:45 p.m. NOISE, 240 W. Tompkins. Campus Safety responded to a report of loud music.

March 26

1:30 a.m. MALFUNCTION – FIRE ALARM, Sigma Chi. The Galesburg Fire and Police Departments and Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

2:20 a.m. NOISE, 284 W. Tompkins. Campus Safety responded to a report of loud subjects.

4:10 p.m. CRIMINAL DAMAGE, Knox Warehouse. A vehicle was keyed and damage was done to the lights.

9:15 p.m. INFORMATION, Center for Intercultural Life. Campus Safety received a complaint of graffiti on a fence.

March 27

5:10 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Furrow House. Campus Safety responded to an alarm activated by incense. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

5:35 p.m. THEFT, SMC. A Data Projector was stolen from an unlocked classroom.

March 28

5:10 p.m. SEXUAL ASSAULT. Campus Safety completed a report of physical contact between two individuals at an unknown location during the previous term.

March 29

1:35 a.m. FIRE ALARM, Elder House. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

3:00 a.m. UNWANTED SUBJECT, 284 W. Tompkins. Campus Safety responded to a report of an unwanted subject. Subject had left just after call was made. The matter was reported to the Office of Student Development.

March 30

12:30 a.m. FIREWORKS COMPLAINT, Main Campus Grounds. Campus Safety responded to a report of fireworks in the area of the Quad and extinguished a small fire in the grass between the Quad and tennis courts.

12:50 a.m. MEDICAL, Hamblin Hall. The Galesburg Police and Fire Departments, Galesburg Hospital and Ambulance Services and Campus Safety responded to a report of an intoxicated subject needing assistance. The matter was reported to the Office of Student Development.

March 31

8:41 a.m. FIRE ALARM, 251 S. West. The Galesburg Fire Department and Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by steam from a shower.

10:50 a.m. FIRE ALARM, Raub House. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

7:39 p.m. FIRE ALARM, 251 S. West. The Galesburg Fire Department and Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a hallway detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

7:55 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Seymour Hall. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the activation.

April 1

1:00 a.m. SUSPICIOUS BEHAVIOR, Seymour Hall. President Roger Taylor and Dean of Students Xavier Romano were seen waltzing on the roof of Seymour in the pale moonlight. The matter was reported to the Office of Student Development.

The Campus Safety Log contains all incidents reported by Campus Safety officers during the past week. This log is a public record. The Director of Campus Safety reserves the right to withhold certain information temporarily in rare cases where publication would, for instance, jeopardize an ongoing investigation or the confidentiality of a victim. Times shown are when the incidents are reported to Campus Safety.

Amy LaBudde


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