Campus Safety Reports: October 11 to 17

Incidents of Note:

  • Sunday, Oct. 13-Suspicious Activity: A male reported at 4:49 a.m. running around the Wait Hall basement without clothing and in need of assistance. Dispatched officers and the Skidmore College Emergency Medical Service. The Saratoga Springs Police Department and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department responded. Subject transported to the Emergency Room for medical assistance.
  • Sunday, Oct. 13-Sex Offense: A sexual assault reported at 5:26 p.m. No further information given. The person who made the complaint was made aware of all the services offered by the College. Report issued.
  • Monday, Oct. 14-Missing Person: Concern for a housemate who had not returned from a hiking trip reported at 10:03 a.m. from Moore Way. Dispatched officers conducted an investigation. Subject was contacted and welfare confirmed. Report issued.
  • Thursday, Oct. 17-Medical: An ill student who had possibly lost consciousness reported at 12:34 p.m. in the Dana Science Center. Campus Safety dispatched and contacted the Saratoga Springs Fire Department. Report issued.

Further Incidents:

Friday, Oct. 11:

  • Intoxicated Subject: Report received at 12:51 a.m. of female in the bathroom in Rounds Hall. Report issued.
  • College Violation: Loud music reported at 1:09 a.m. at Dayton Drive. Officer reported detecting no noise. Call unfounded.
  • Criminal Mischief: A bike reported damaged at 9 a.m. near the front door of Jonsson Tower by an unknown person. Report issued.
  • Medical: An unconscious player reported at 8:37 p.m. on the field from the soccer game at the Wilton Sports Center. Officers, the Skidmore College Emergency Medical Service and the Saratoga Fire EMS dispatched. Subject transported to the Emergency Room. Report issued.
  • College Violation: College alcohol violation reported at 11:10 p.m. in Jonsson Tower. Report issued.

Saturday, Oct. 12:

  • Fire Alarm: Officer received fire alarm activation at 12:09 a.m. in the Hillside Apartments. Dispatched officers, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department. Alarm activation due to a cooking error. Report issued.
  • College Violation: Loud noise reported at 12:30 a.m. coming from Whitman Way. Dispatched officers who broke up several large groups of students causing a disturbance.
  • College Violation: A strong burning odor reported at 12:19 a.m. in the bathroom of Wilmarth Hall. Officer dispatched reported the odor was caused by burned food. No smoke or fire.
  • College Violation: A noise complaint reported at 12:26 a.m. at Moore Way. Officers reported that the loud music was lowered upon request.
  • College Violation: A noise complaint received at 12:43 a.m. in Wait Hall lobby. Dispatched officers, who noted that students were exiting the building.
  • Drug Law Violation: Officer reported a drug law violation at 2 a.m. in plain view in Wiecking Hall. Report issued.
  • Power Outage: Power outage reported at 8:30 a.m. in a campus-wide incident. Report issued.
  • Criminal Mischief: Officer reported criminal mischief at 10:20 a.m. in McClellan Hall. Furniture was tipped over in various areas.
  • Medical Assistance: The Skidmore College Emergency Medical Service requested at 2:52 p.m. to look at a subject at the Williamson Sports Center who had an injured mouth. Dispatched the Skidmore College Emergency Medical Service and Campus Safety. Report issued.
  • Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 3:30 p.m. in Sussman Village. Dispatched officers, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department. Activation was due to burned food.
  • Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 7:22 p.m from the Hillside Apartments. Dispatched officers, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department. Activation due to burned food.
  • Liquor Law Violation: Officer reported a liquor law violation at 9:31 p.m. on the third floor of Kimball Hall. Reports issued.
  • Criminal Mischief: Officer requested at 9:50 p.m. to have a fire extinguisher replaced in Jonsson Tower as unknown persons had exhausted it.
  • Medical Assistance: A 911 call reported at 9:38 p.m. to Wait Hall. The Skidmore College Emergency Medical Service dispatched. Officers dispatched. Subject transported to the Emergency Room by the EMS. Report issued.
  • Medical Assistance: A female student reported at 9:48 p.m. feeling faint from the sight of blood in Wait Hall. Subject evaluated by the Skidmore College Emergency Medical Service and Campus Safety. Report issued.

Sunday, Oct. 13:

  • Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 1:07 a.m. in Sussman Village. Officers, Unit-10 responded. The Saratoga Springs Fire Department notified. Activation due to burned food. Report issued.
  • Liquor Law Violation: Officer reported a liquor law violation at 1:45 a.m. in plain view at Kimball Hall. Report issued.
  • Criminal Mischief: Officer reported a hole in the wall at 3:05 a.m. in the Penfield Hall east staircase. Damage recorded. Report issued.
  • Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 9:36 a.m. in Penfield Hall. Officers and Unit-10 responded. The Saratoga Springs Fire Department notified. Activation due to burned food. Report issued.
  • Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 11:35 a.m. from the Sussman Village. Officers and Unit-10 responded. The Saratoga Springs Fire Department notified. Activation due to burned food. Report issued.
  • Campus Safety Assist: A transport requested at 12:52 p.m. for medical treatment from Jonsson Tower. Dispatched officer completed the transport.
  • Missing Person: Concern for another roommate's welfare reported at 5:58 p.m. in the Sussman Village. Dispatched officers who reported the student not found in her room or classroom. Subject located. Report issued.

Monday, Oct. 14:

  • Medical: Subject reported at 12:56 a.m. hitting his head the previous night in Howe Hall and not feeling well. Officer dispatched evaluated the subject. Reporting person declined further medical attention. Report issued.
  • Medical: A transport requested at 3:03 a.m. from Whitman Way to the Saratoga Emergency Room. Dispatched officers completed the transport.

Tuesday, Oct. 15:

  • Campus Safety Assistance: A female reported sick at 12:19 a.m. in Wiecking Hall. Officers checked her room and found her to be satisfactory.
  • Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 1:12 a.m. in the Sussman Village. Officers, Unit-10 and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department dispatched. Officers on the scene reported burnt food as the cause. Report issued.
  • Parking: Report received at 4 a.m. booting a vehicle in the Case Center lot for excessive tickets. Report issued.
  • Parking: Officer reported booting a vehicle at 10:44 a.m. in the North Woods lot for excessive tickets. Report issued.
  • Accident: A Property Damage Auto Accident reported at 11:56 a.m. in Palamountain lot. No injuries reported. Minor damage. Report issued.
  • Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 2:15 p.m. from the Hillside Apartments. Dispatched officers, the Saratoga Springs Fire Department and maintenance. Alarm due to a cooking error. Report issued.
  • Fire alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 7:14 p.m. at Dayton Drive. Dispatched officers, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department. Alarm due to a cooking error. Report issued.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Concern for a patient reported at 12:20 a.m. at Whitman Way. Officers dispatched were unable to locate the subject initially. Officer later reported that the subject was located and transported to the Emergency Room. Report issued.

Wednesday, Oct. 16:

  • College Violation: A noise complaint reported at 12:29 a.m. at Wait Hall. Dispatched officer reported that the occupant complied with the request to lower the volume.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Assistance requested at 12:14 p.m. for an elderly female who was in some distress at Case Center. Dispatched officer located and assisted the subject.
  • Campus Safety Assist: Transportation requested at 2:49 p.m. for students from Jonsson Tower to the Saratoga Emergency Room. Officer dispatched completed the transport. Report issued.

Thursday, Oct. 17:

  • Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation received at 5:15 p.m. from Sussman Village. Officers, maintenance and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department dispatched. Activation due to a cooking error. Report issued.

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