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Police Log

Police Log

The following incidents were reported to the Campus Police between April 9 and 15. Information is compiled from the Campus Police's weekly crime summary and from dispatcher logs.

This report does not include alarms, general service calls, or incidents not reported to the dispatcher. "Medical Services" includes medical shuttles, transports, escorts, and other emergency services.

April 9: Bldg. 8, thermos left on electric kitchen burner caught fire, extinguished by CP officers; East Campus, report of indecent assault; Bldg. E17, suspicious package, discovered to be earrings.Medical Service Calls: 8.

April 10: Assist State Police with a motor vehicle accident at Massachusetts Avenue and Memorial Drive, one individual was placed under arrest by the State Police for operating under the influence; Pacific Lot, illegal dumping of material; MacGregor House, report of two suspicious individuals. Both individuals were issued trespassing warnings. James J. Alexander, of 444 Harrison Avenue, Boston, taken into custody on outstanding warrants; Bldg. E17, CD player and CDs stolen, $720; Bldg. 2, report of a suspicious person; Bldg. 3, suspicious activity; Student Center, backpack stolen from Athena cluster, $295; Ashdown House, smoke from kitchen area, determined to be burnt chicken; State Street, assist Cambridge Police with a fight, the individuals all fled upon officers' arrival; Bldg. NW14, report of smoke, magnet had overheated. Medical Service Calls: 8.

April 11: Tang Hall, noise complaint, roommate dispute; Burton-Conner House, noise complaint, radio left on; East Campus, noise complaint, students had a radio on loudly; Bldg. 3, six students were stopped for being on the roof of an academic building; Alpha Tau Omega, student stopped for repelling from the roof; Bldg. E51, boyfriend reports girlfriend missing, girlfriend calls him while he was reporting. Medical Service Calls: 8.

April 12: Briggs Field, 1) wallet stolen, $40, 2) wallet, $4, 3) wallet, $15. Medical Service Calls: 4.

April 13: Dewey Library, Edward Shane, of 678 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, arrested for trespassing and outstanding warrants; Bldg. 11, individual seen leaving area with power tools and entering a taxi, $940 tools stolen, $340 worth of tools were recovered by victim; Bldg. E17, computer reported stolen, $2,400; Bldg. 8, computer and printer stolen $3,400; DuPont weight room, clothing and wallet stolen, $10. Medical Service Calls: 8.

April 14: Bldg. 7, bicycle locked to a tree with a cable stolen, $200; Bldg. 2, past larceny of a camera, $170; Bldg. 20, a mirror was reported stolen, $20; Bldg. E15, computer stolen, $2,140; Killian Court, bicycle secured with a U-lock stolen, $417; Bldg. 68, vending machine broken into; Hayden Library, CD-ROM drive stolen, $700. Medical Service Calls: 3.

April 15: Bldg. 68, report of a suspicious package, discovered to be cotton swabbing; Bldg. E52, AC adapter stolen, $50; Bldg. 1, wallet stolen, $310; Bldg. 26, wallet stolen from backpack, $30. Medical Service Calls: 7.