Campus / Campus Safety / News / September 13, 2012

Campus Safety Log: What did you miss on campus this summer?

SEPTEMBER 5

10:50 p.m., ALCOHOL VIOLATION, 284 W. Tompkins St. — A Galesburg police officer observed students with open alcohol near the house. The incident was referred to the Office of Student Development.

SEPTEMBER 4

6 p.m., INFORMATION, Sharvy G. Umbeck Science and Mathematics Center — A car was backed into and damaged. A report was made with the Galesburg Police Department.

SEPTEMBER 2

7 p.m., CRIMINAL DAMAGE, 200 block West Knox Street. A student reported the driver’s side rear view mirror was broken off his or her car, which was parked on West Knox Street. A report was made with GPD.

1:33 p.m., INFORMATION, 160 W. First St. — Campus Safety assisted a student when a carbon monoxide detector went off. The Galesburg Fire Department was also contacted.

12:11 p.m., WATER LEAK, Williston Hall — A student reported a water leak in the roof.

12:05 p.m., WATER LEAK, Seymour Hall — Water was leaking from the ceiling in the area of the dishwasher. Maintenance was called to correct the issue.

AUGUST 27

7:35 p.m., MEDICAL, Ford Center for Fine Arts — A person was transported by ambulance for treatment of an illness.

AUGUST 22

12:40 p.m., THEFT, Seymour Hall — A bike was reported stolen near the bookstore entrance of Seymour Hall.

AUGUST 21

9:12 a.m., SAFETY HAZARD, Sigma Chi — A smoke detector was found covered. The incident was referred to OSD.

AUGUST 18

12:30 a.m., NOISE COMPLAINT, Hamblin Hall — Campus Safety responded to a complaint of loud music.

AUGUST 17

7:40, DISTURBANCE, 368 S. Prairie St. — A student reported to GPD being followed and confronted by a subject following an incident at a restaurant.

AUGUST 15

2 p.m., INFORMATION, Seymour Hall — Campus Safety responded to a report of a suspicious person in the building.

AUGUST 8

4:30 p.m., FOUND PROPERTY, main campus grounds — A cell phone was turned in to Campus Safety.

9:56 a.m., MISCHIEVOUS CONDUCT, Seymour Hall — A staff member’s bike was taken by a student and later returned. The incident was referred to OSD.

AUGUST 2

2:20 a.m., MISCHIEVOUS CONDUCT, Phi Gamma Delta — GFD, GPD and Campus Safety responded to a report of a book found burning on the porch. The incident was referred to OSD.

JULY 28

3:25 p.m., THEFT, main campus grounds — A student’s backpack was reported stolen from the area near the track. A report was made with GPD, and an arrest was made on Aug. 1.

JULY 21

3 p.m., INFORMATION, Hamblin Hall — Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm going off and found that it had been tampered with.

JULY 11

2:05 p.m., PUBLIC INTOXICATION, 251 S. West St. — A Campus Safety Officer found a subject lying in the street, and GPD, GHAS and GFD responded. The subject was arrested for public intoxication, and the matter was referred to OSD.

JUNE 27

10:55 p.m., MISCHIEVOUS CONDUCT, CFA — GPD was called after juveniles repeatedly came on campus and caused a “disturbance.”

4:45 p.m., SUSPICIOUS INCIDENT, SMC — Campus Safety responded to a report of a suspicious person in the building.

JUNE 24

7:45 p.m., SUSPICIOUS INCIDENT, Hamblin Hall — Campus Safety responded to a report of a male subject yelling at people in the area. Contact was made with the subject, and he was told to stay off campus.

JUNE 23

11:58 p.m., 911 HANG-UP, main campus grounds — The Public Safety Building reported a 911 hang-up from the emergency phone in the Williston Hall parking lot. The phone was apparently tampered with by persons passing by.

JUNE 21

11 a.m., INFORMATION, off-campus location — Information was received regarding a possible threat to a person. Law enforcement was notified.

JUNE 20

2 p.m., MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT, main campus grounds — A car was damaged by another driver trying to park next to it.

JUNE 9

10 p.m., WATER LEAK, Hamblin Hall — A student reported water leaking from the bathroom ceiling.

JUNE 3

2:10 p.m., CRIMINAL DAMAGE, Beta Theta Pi — A wall was broken through. The matter was referred to OSD.

12:45 a.m., DISTURBANCE, 284 W. Tompkins St. — Campus Safety responded to a complaint of subjects throwing bottles off an upper landing. The matter was referred to OSD.

JUNE 1

5:10 p.m., DISTURBANCE, Hamblin Hall — PSB reported a possible disturbance behind Hamblin Hall. Campus Safety responded and found a juvenile had tampered with the emergency phone.

MAY 31

7:40 p.m., THEFT, Seymour Hall — A bike was stolen from the area outside the Gizmo.

1 p.m., NOISE COMPLAINT, Conger Hall — Campus Safety responded to a report of loud music. The matter was referred to OSD.

12:15 p.m., ALCOHOL VIOLATION, Sellew Hall — Campus Safety and Campus Life staff responded to a report of an unauthorized party with alcohol present. The matter was referred to OSD.

MAY 28

11:23 p.m., CRIMINAL DAMAGE, Neifert Hall — Glass on the entrance door was broken.

MAY 24

12:45 a.m., CANNABIS VIOLATION, Neal Hall — Student observed smoking cannabis by CSO on routine patrol. The matter was referred to OSD.

12:47 a.m., CRIMINAL DAMAGE, 251 S. West St. — Campus Safety responded to a report that a subject had broken a window.

3:15 a.m., DISTURBANCE, Hamblin Hall — Campus Safety responded to a report of a disturbance and found a student  had been injured. GHAS, GFD and GPD also responded. The matter was referred to OSD.

MAY 23

10:45 a.m., BURGLARY, 240 W. Tompkins St. — A GPS system was stolen from a car in the parking lot.

9:45 a.m., MEDICAL, Seymour Hall — Student transported for treatment of asthma attack.

Charlie Megenity
Charlie Megenity (formerly Gorney) is a senior double majoring in political science and economics. He previously served TKS as managing editor and as co-news editor while working as the weekend reporter for The Galesburg Register-Mail. Over the summer of 2012, Charlie interned in Wisconsin with Patch.com, an online hyperlocal news source, where he covered the August 2012 Oak Creek Sikh temple shooting; he will return to Patch during the summer of 2013. He is also the journalism editor for Catch magazine.. Charlie has received three awards from the Illinois College Press Association for newswriting and design, including a first place award for front page layout. He was the 2013 recipient of the Theodore Hazen Kimble Memorial Award in Journalism for a feature story published in The Knox Student. His work has also appeared in The Huffington Post.


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Charlie Megenity
Charlie Megenity (formerly Gorney) is a senior double majoring in political science and economics. He previously served TKS as managing editor and as co-news editor while working as the weekend reporter for The Galesburg Register-Mail. Over the summer of 2012, Charlie interned in Wisconsin with Patch.com, an online hyperlocal news source, where he covered the August 2012 Oak Creek Sikh temple shooting; he will return to Patch during the summer of 2013. He is also the journalism editor for Catch magazine.. Charlie has received three awards from the Illinois College Press Association for newswriting and design, including a first place award for front page layout. He was the 2013 recipient of the Theodore Hazen Kimble Memorial Award in Journalism for a feature story published in The Knox Student. His work has also appeared in The Huffington Post.






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