Campus Safety Incident Reports, Feb. 17 to 29

Posted by Julia Leef

Friday, Feb. 17

  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests transportation at 11:34 a.m. for a student to the Wilton Medical Center. Dispatched officer completed transport. Report issued.
  • Found Property: A Bank of American Debit card reported found at 3:15 p.m. The card was ground by the McClellan Dorm. Student search records show no such student registered. Card secured in found property.
  • Criminal Mischief: Damage reported at 4 p.m. to statues in the middle of the Haupt Pond. Officer dispatched recorded damage and issued report. No known perpetrators or witnesses at this time.
  • Suspicious Activity: Spilled coffee and disturbed papers on the desk of a student reported at 4:22 p.m. in Jonsson Tower. Unknown perpetrators at this time. Interviews conducted. Report issued.
  • College Violation: Excessive noise reported at 10:45 p.m. in Wiecking Hall. Officer dispatched reports no noise detected upon his arrival. Unfounded call.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests transport at 11:25 p.m. from Art Center to the Emergency Room. Officers dispatched. Reporting person later requests escort to residence instead. Transport completed.
  • College Violation: Excessive noise reported at 11:55 p.m. at Whitman Way. Officers dispatched report residents complied with request to lower volume.

Saturday, Feb. 18

  • College Violation: Excessive noise reported at 1:55 a.m. in Jonsson Tower. Dispatched officers report residents lowered volume upon request.
  • College Violation: Excessive noise reported at 3:28 p.m. in adjoining apartment at Dayton Drive. Officers dispatched. Residents were requested to turn down their music and complied.
  • Harassment: Officers reports altercation between Skidmore students & opposing team staff at 5:03 p.m. in the Williamson Sports Center. Officers and Saratoga Springs Police Department dispatched. Report issued.
  • Found Property: Officer securing the Sports Center found property at 8:50 p.m. Owner located and claimed property.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Excessive noise reported at 11:52 p.m. throughout Penfield Hall. Staff requests extra patrols be made. Officers advised and extra attention given to the specified area.

Sunday, Feb. 19

  • Campus Safety Assist: Person reports at 12:28 a.m. receiving a harassing phone call from a male acquaintance. Officer dispatched issued report. Assistance from the Saratoga Springs Police Department declined.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests a welfare check on his girlfriend at 1:40 a.m. in Jonsson Tower. Officers dispatched located and confirmed subject's wellbeing. No problems to report.
  • College Violation: Noise complaint received at 2:22 a.m. at Oak Apartments. Officers dispatched report an unregistered party with live band. Gathering dispersed. Report issued.
  • Found Property: Reporting person dropped off one purse and one student ID at 4 a.m. from an off-campus location. Owners advised and claimed property.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests a student transport at 3:18 p.m. from an off-campus location to Wilton Urgent Care. Dispatched officer completed transport. Report issued.

Monday, Feb. 20

  • Campus Safety Assist: Saratoga Springs Police Department reports at 12:28 a.m. dispersing a large gathering at an off-campus Skidmore residence. No arrests made. Report issued.
  • Found Property: A backpack reported found at 12:30 a.m. in the Tisch Learning Center. Owner unknown at this time. Item secured in found property.
  • Animals: A suspicious acting raccoon reported at 10:50 a.m. on the North Woods Trail. No human contact. Facilities advised.
  • Medical: Ankle injury reported at 6:32 p.m. at Jonsson Tower. Officer dispatched provided medical assistance. Report issued.
  • Suspicious odor reported at 9:11 p.m. on the second floor of Howe Hall. Dispatched officers unable to detect odor source.

Tuesday, Feb. 21

  • College Violation: Excessive noise reported at 1:05 a.m. in Rounds Hall. Residents complied with request to lower volume.
  • Security Alarm: Numerous alarms received at 10 a.m. for the Wait basement. Officer dispatched reports motion alarm located in inappropriate location. Sensor to be relocated. Repot issued.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests transport at 12:20 p.m. back to her group from the Sports Center, as she is not feeling well. Officer dispatched reports subject declined medical attention. Transport completed.
  • Burglary: An IPod and glasses reported stolen from a dorm room in Jonsson Tower at 1:45 p.m. Officer and the Saratoga Springs Police Department took the report. Unknown perpetrators at this time.
  • College Violation: Excessive noise reported at 5:02 p.m. on the third floor of Wait Hall. Dispatched officer reports no one in the vicinity. No noise or problems to report.
  • Fire Alarm: Fire alarm received at 7:57 p.m. at Cane Crossing. Dispatched officers report no smoke or fire. Alarm due to burnt food. Report issued.
  • Suspicious Odor: Officer reports a suspicious odor at 9:45 p.m. on the first floor of Kimball Hall. Officer located smoking violation. Report issued.
  • Found Property: Reporting person turned in an IPhone at 9:29 p.m. that had been found on the lower level of Case Center. Item secured in found property. The phone is not charged, therefore contact could not be made.

Wednesday, Feb. 22

  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests transportation at 8:02 a.m. from the Saratoga Hospital back to campus. Officer completed transport. Report issued.
  • Suspicious Odor: Suspicious odor reported at 4:17 p.m. on the second floor of Penfield Hall. Dispatched officer reports he is unable to ascertain the source of the odor.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests a transport at 4:57 p.m. from Wiecking Hall to the Wilton Medical Center. Dispatched officer completed the transport and accident report. Report issued.

Thursday, Feb. 23

  • Graffiti: Graffiti reported at 10:45 p.m. on the basement door of Penfield Hall. Officer dispatched recorded damage. No known perpetrator.
  • Found Property: IPod reported found in a Palamountain Hall classroom at 5:56 a.m. Secured in found property.
  • Fraud: Fraudulent ID reported at 9:30 a.m. Administrator secured as evidence. Report issued.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests at 12:15 p.m. from Jonsson Tower for permission to interview the Information Technology department in regards to an ongoing investigation. Proper administration contacts made. Report issued.
  • Found Property: Reporting person found a set of head phones at 1:30 p.m. in Jonsson lot. Item secured in found property.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requested at 2:45 p.m. to have fingerprints taken for a New York State Teacher certification. Service provided.
  • Found Property: Reporting person finds a key at 3:07 p.m. on the seventh floor in Jonsson Tower. Secured in found property at Campus Safety.
  • Graffiti: Two subjects reported at 9:44 p.m. for spray painting the Case Center sign. Dispatched officers report subjects gone upon arrival. No known perpetrators. Damage recorded and report issued.
  • College Violation: Loud music reported at 11:45 p.m. coming from the next-door apartment at Whitman Way. Dispatched officer reports speaking with the residents and asking them to turn down the music. Subjects complied. Additional noise complaint received at 12:06 a.m. Officers dispatched to disperse the gathering. Report issued.
  • College Violation: Excessive noise reported at 11:45 p.m. in Wiecking Hall. Officers dispatched report residents complied with the request to lower the volume and disperse the disruptive group.

Friday, Feb. 24

  • Found Property: A MacBook laptop and an LG phone charger reported found at 7:22 a.m. in the Scribner Library. Campus Safety unable to determine the owner as the battery is drained. Secured in found property. Owner claimed property.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests transport at 3:33 p.m. for her ill friend from Jonsson Tower to the Emergency Room. Officer dispatched completed transport. Report issued.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests an escort at 4:10 p.m. from Barrett Center to Case Center. Dispatched officer provided personal escort.
  • College Violation: Cigarette odor reported at 11:05 p.m. coming through the air vents of a house at Cane Crossing. Officers report speaking with residents where a small gathering was taking place and they were smoking. Subjects complied to cease smoking and were made aware of the college violation. Report issued.

Saturday, Feb. 25

  • Criminal Mischief: A report given at 12:30 a.m. of a hole that was punched in the wall by the main entrance of Wiecking Hall. Officer dispatched issued report and recorded damage. No known perpetrators at this time.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests at 11:58 a.m. to speak with someone in Off-Campus Studies about issues with her student. Appropriate contacts made.
  • Larceny: Person reports the larceny of her jacket at 11:32 p.m. from an unsecured locker in the Williamson Sports Center. Report issued. No known perpetrators at this time.

Sunday, Feb. 26

  • Medical: Person reports a bleeding male in her room at 3:07 a.m. at Wiecking Hall. Officers dispatched and advised no need for emergency medical service. Student refused medical treatment. Report issued.
  • College Violation: Excessive noise reported at 3:58 a.m. at Whitman Way. Officers dispatched report that the residents lowered the volume upon request.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Saratoga Springs Police Department requests student information at 8:38 a.m. Officer assisted.
  • Criminal Mischief: Officer located brown land-line phone at 11:40 a.m. torn from the wall in Wiecking Hall. Damage recorded. Report issued. No known perpetrators.
  • Suspicious Odor: Suspicious odor reported at 11 p.m. in Barrett Center. Officer dispatched reports subjects vacated the area upon his arrival.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests assistance for an ill student at 10:58 p.m. in Wait Hall. Dispatched officers offered assistance. Subject declined medical attention. Subject will contact Campus Safety if condition worsens. Report issued.

Monday, Feb. 27

  • Campus Safety Assist: At 10:45 a.m., reporting person in the Arthur Zankel Music Building expressed concern over an incident that occurred to a student over the weekend. Student interviewed and placed a statement regarding possible harassment. Report issued.
  • Found Property: Person reports at 11:30 a.m. that a contractor on the roof of the Murray-Aikins Dining Hall located a telescope. Item secured in found property until the owner is located.
  • Campus Safety: Reporting person requests transport at 3:54 p.m. for medical attention. Officer dispatched completed the transport. Report issued.
  • Suspicious Activity: Derogatory remarks written on the front desk attendance sheet reported at 2:47 p.m. in the Williamson Sports Center. Officer issued report. No known perpetrators at this time.
  • Harassment: Reporting person gave a statement at 4:30 p.m. concerning a harassment event that occurred on the same day at 3 a.m. in the Wiecking Hall Lot. No known perpetrators. Report issued.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests transport at 9:06 p.m. from Wilmarth Hall to the Saratoga Emergency Room. Officers dispatched completed transport. Report issued.

Tuesday, Feb. 28

  • Emergency Phone: Officers conducted the monthly testing of campus blue lights, handicap doors and emergency phones at midnight. Officers also tested the Academic buildings' fire alarms systems at 11:51 p.m.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests an escort at 1:17 a.m. from Cane Crossing to her apartment. Officers provided escort.
  • Parking: Officer reports at 9:57 a.m. booting a vehicle parked in Palamountain Lot that had received an excessive amount of parking tickets and is unregistered with the College. Report issued.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests transportation at 1:20 p.m. for a student from Health Services to the Wilton Medical Center. Officer dispatched completed the transport. Report issued.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Reporting person requests a transport at 8:06 p.m. from Jonsson Tower to the Saratoga Emergency Room due to illness. Officers dispatched completed the transport. Report issued.

Wednesday, Feb. 29

  • Lost/Missing Property: Reporting person called at 8:43 a.m. stating that his blue bag, which contains some very important textbooks, is missing. He had the books around 12:30 p.m. in Harder 103 on the front desk during his class. He has checked all through Harder Hall to no avail and has also spoken with Information Technology personnel who have not seen them either. If located, please contact Campus Safety at x5567.
  • College Violation: Person reports at 8:55 a.m. that there are approximately five bicycles hindering the south entrance doors of Wiecking Hall. Advised appropriate officers/staff. Students were given until Friday, March 2, to move the bikes. Report made.
  • Lost/Missing Property: Reporting person states at 9:35 p.m. that he lost a prescription bottle on Monday, Feb. 27 in the Tisch Learning Center. If found, please contact Campus Safety at x5567.
  • College Violation: Noise complaint reported at 11:12 p.m. in the North Woods Apartment Complex. Dispatched officer reports that the subject was playing loud music and complied with the request to turn it down.

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