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Campus Safety Report (5/17/19) | The Gustavian Weekly

By The Weekly Staff | May 17, 2019 | Campus safety report

Monday, May 6

  • Campus Safety received a report of an elevator that had been barricaded which caused a safety issue. The barricade was removed.
  • Two AC were contacted by the Counseling Center because a student reported to them that they were concerned for another student in Sohre Hall.

Tuesday, May 7

  • Campus Safety and the St. Peter ambulance responded to a medical assist in Uhler Hall.

Wednesday, May 8

  • Dining Services found, on several occasions, a student stealing from the Market Place in the Jackson Campus Center.
  • Campus Safety was approached by a landscaping crew member about a fire extinguisher found in the Arboretum. Fire extinguisher was taken from Bjorling Concert Hall.

Thursday, May 9

  • Campus Safety responded to a report of damage to a vending machine at Sohre Hall.
  • A student reported her bicycle stolen from the bike rack at North Hall.

Friday, May 10

  • Campus Safety and Res Life Staff performed a welfare check in Sohre Hall. Campus Safety referred two students to the Campus Conduct System.
  • Campus Safety responded to a call regarding public drinking.
  • Campus Safety took a report of a stolen Bicycle from College Grounds.

Saturday, May 11

  • Campus Safety responded to an alcohol violation on College Grounds. Campus Safety referred one student to the Campus Conduct System.
  • Campus Safety observed an intoxicated student outside Sohre Hall.
  • Campus Safety responded to a alcohol violation in Norelius hall. One student was referred to the campus conduct system.

Sunday, May 12

  • Campus safety responded to a fire alarm in Sorenson hall.
  • Campus Safety responded to a fire alarm in Norelius hall.
  • Campus safety responded to alcohol violation in Norelius hall. One student was referred to campus conduct system. One person was trespassed.
  • Campus Safety performed a welfare check at Pittman Hall. The student of concern was found to be okay.
  • A student reported a theft of non-Gustavus property to Campus Safety. The student later reported that the item was found across the parking lot from where it was taken.

Note: Case dispositions are available online by viewing the daily crime log on the Campus Safety web page: https://gustavus.edu/safety/incidents/index.php

Tip of the Week:
The “If You See Something, Say Something®” campaign is a national campaign that raises public awareness of the importance of reporting suspicious activity to state and local law enforcement.
Be aware of your surroundings and report examples like the following:
Unusual items or situations such as a vehicle is parked in an odd location, package/luggage that is unattended, a window/door is open that is usually closed, or other out-of-the-ordinary situations;
A person eliciting information or questioning individuals at a level beyond curiosity about a building’s purpose, operations, security procedures, and/or personnel, shift changes, etc.;
Someone observing or surveilling, paying unusual attention to facilities or buildings beyond a casual or professional interest. This includes extended loitering without explanation (particularly in concealed locations); unusual, repeated, and/or prolonged observation of a building (e.g., with binoculars or video camera); taking notes or measurements; counting paces; sketching floor plans, etc. Informed, alert communities play an integral role in keeping us safe.

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