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Campus Safety Log: Oct. 11-15

OCTOBER 11

10:45 a.m. PRIVATE PROPERTY ACCIDENT, Main Campus Grounds. Campus Safety received a report of a person injured after tripping on a crack in a sidewalk.

OCTOBER 12

11:50 a.m. MEDICAL, Seymour Hall. A student was transported to St. Mary’s ER for treatment.

4:20 p.m. MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT, S. West and W. Knox St. Galesburg Fire Department and Galesburg Police Department responded to a traffic accident.

11:42 p.m. NOISE, Post Hall. Campus Safety responded to a complaint of loud subjects.

OCTOBER 13

2:10 a.m. MISCHIEVIOUS CONDUCT, Hamblin Hall. A pull station cover was tampered with.

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

1:40 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Elder House. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the alarm activation.

2:40 p.m. INFORMATION, Tau Kappa Epsilon. Maintenance was called in to repair a water leak.

6:35 p.m. CANNABIS VIOLATION, Sigma Nu – 556 S. West. St. Pipes containing possible cannabis residue were confiscated during a fire drill. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

OCTOBER 15

4 p.m. FIRE, Tau Kappa Epsilon House. Galesburg Fire Department, Galesburg Police Department and Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm caused by a discarded cigarette. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

11:30 p.m. SAFETY CONCERN/HAZARD, Sigma Chi – 616 S. West. An officer on patrol found that someone had placed a carved pumpkin with a lit candle on the front porch roof. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

OCTOBER 16

12:45 a.m. ALCOHOL VIOLATION, Hamblin Hall. An unauthorized party with alcohol violations was noted. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

2:45 a.m. MISCHIEVIOUS CONDUCT, Williston Hall. Students were observed wrapping caution tape around the building. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

3:30 a.m. FIRE ALARM, 240 W. Tompkins. Galesburg Fire Department and Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a discharged fire extinguisher. No smoke or fire was present in the building.

4 a.m. MISCHIEVIOUS CONDUCT, Wilson House. Caution tape and toilet paper were wrapped around bushes.

10:04 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Williston Hall. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by cooking. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

11:27 p.m. FIRE ALARM, Beta Theta Pi. Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm activated by a room detector. No apparent cause was found for the alarm activation. Fire code violations were noted. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

OCTOBER 17

1:36 a.m. UNWANTED SUBJECT, Main Campus Grounds. Galesburg Police Department and Campus Safety responded to a report of a suspicious person.

2:05 a.m. WELL-BEING CHECK, Post Hall. Campus Safety checked on the well-being of a student at the request of another student. The matter was referred to the Office of Student Development.

7:55 p.m. MEDICAL, Drew House. A student was transported by ambulance for treatment of a medical condition.

9:55 p.m. TROUBLE ALARM, Phi Gamma Delta – 218 S. Cedar. Campus Safety responded to a trouble alarm activated by a problem in the fire alarm system. A work order was submitted to correct the problem.

Knox fires – Jan. 1, 2010 to Oct. 20, 2010

FEBRUARY 6

1:35 a.m. ARSON, 240 W. Tompkins.

JUNE 1

11:27 a.m. STOVE FIRE, 697 S. West.

SEPTEMBER 26

2:55 a.m. MICROWAVE FIRE, 284 W. Tompkins.

OCTOBER 15

4 p.m. SMOKING MATERIALS FIRE, Tau Kappa Epsilon house.

Katy Sutcliffe


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