Police LogThe following incidents were reported to the MIT Campus Police between October 28 and November 19. This information is compiled from the Campus Police’s weekly crime summary and from dispatcher logs.
The report does not include alarms, general service calls, or incidents not reported to the dispatcher.
Nov. 4: Buildings 16 and 18, suspicious activity; Hayden Library, backpack stolen containing cell phone and camera, $950; Networks and Building N51, suspicious person, trespass warning issued; Boston, Sigma Phi Epsilon, two noise complaints, noise was actually from a neighbors apartment not SPE.
Nov. 5: Boston, Delta Upsilon, noise complaint; McCormick, two laptop computers stolen, $7,000; Burton, report of suspicious person, check of building, unable to locate; Bldg. 26, person found computer on in morning upon arriving, internal clock hadn’t been changed; Bldg. N52, male taken into custody on an outstanding warrant; Bldg. 11, offensive graffiti; Bldg. NW12, suspicious activity; Bldg. 16, suspicious person; Main Street and Wadsworth, suspicious person.
Nov. 6: Bldg. NW12, suspicious activity; Bldg. NW10, Michael McCann, 240 Albany Street, Cambridge, taken into custody on an outstanding warrant; East Garage, assist Cambridge Police; Kendall Square, next to building E38, Wellesley College student robbed.
Nov. 7: Bldg. NW30, suspicious activity; Bldg. 16, offensive graffiti; Bldg. NW10, suspicious activity; Memorial Dr. received report of suspicious activity, check of area okay.
Nov. 8: Bldg. 4 brass rat ring stolen, $250; 33 Mass. Ave. bike rack, bike secured with U lock stolen $380.
Nov. 9: Fowler St. hit and run damage to vehicle; Killian Court, homeless person assisted to shelter; MacGregor, bike secured with a chain stolen, $300.
Nov. 10: Burton, report of suspicious person, individual located and he check out okay; Bldg. E15, annoying e-mail; Bldg. 11 and 8, offensive graffiti; Bldg. W91, suspicious phone call; Ashdown, excessive bikes locked to handicap ramp; Bldg. 4, two laptop computers and software stolen $16,360; Bldg. E60, suspicious activity; Bldg. E55, neighborly disagreement; Bldg. 14, laptop computer stolen, $2,500; Amherst Alley, check and inquiry of vehicle; Bldg. E52, report of suspicious person, gone upon CP’s arrival.
Nov. 11: Hayden Library, graffiti; NW30, fight, Calvin Williams, 240 Albany Street, Cambridge, placed under arrest for disorderly conduct and other related charges.
Nov. 12: Bldg. 5, suspicious activity; Bldg. W31, assist Cambridge Police; Cambridge.
Nov. 13: McCormick, room key stolen; Burton, two incidents of undergarments stolen from the laundry room 1) $80; 2) $50; Kappa Sigma fight, intoxicated underage individual; Bldg. NW16, homeless person assisted to shelter.
Nov. 14: Purrington St., check and inquiry of individual; MacGregor, threats by a pizza deliver person; Bldg. E23, report of suspicious activity; Bldg. 14, Adam Gottlieb, 81 Porter Street, Cambridge, arrested for trespassing.
Nov. 15: Ashdown, student problem; Boston, 1) Sigma Alpha Epsilon, malicious damage; 2) Chi Phi, suspicious person, same gone upon CP’s arrival; Baker bike rack, bike secured with a U lock stolen $150; Bldg. 14, suspicious activity; 500 Memorial, fax machine stolen $500; Student Center bike rack, $3,500 bike secured with a cable stolen; Bldg. 1, report of suspicious person, check of area, unable to locate; East Campus, report of stolen property, later located by complainant; Westgate, male taken into custody on an outstanding warrant.
Nov. 16: Mass. Ave. and Memorial Dr. vehicle accident involving SafeRide vehicle, no injuries; Bldg. 7, hack involving signs; Bldg. 56, past report of male in women’s room; Bldg. E10, homeless person assisted to shelter; Bldg. E38, computer parts stolen $325; Bldg. NE43, bike secured with a chain stolen $150; Bldg. E19, Cambridge Police report a 911 hang-up, area checked okay.
Nov. 17: Bldg. 4, camera equipment stolen, $3,850; Bldg. 38, bike stolen, $200; Bldg. NW10, taxi driver reports not being paid his fare, same left prior to CP’s arrival; 500 Memorial Dr. threats between employees; Bldg. 16, wallet stolen $30 cash; Walker, 1) suspicious activity; 2) room broken into and $10 cash stolen; Bldg. 7, printer stolen unknown value; MacGregor, cell phone stolen; Cambridge, Alpha Delta Phi, missing student, same returned to campus; 500 Memorial Dr., student problem; Chestnut Street, SafeRide involved in vehicle accident; Burton, annoying phone calls; Bldg. E25, check and inquiry of individual.
Nov. 18: Carlton St. pedestrian states taxi almost hit him; Hayden Library, 1) backpack stolen, unknown value; 2) backpack stolen, unknown value; Student Center, backpack stolen, another one left in its place, $30; Harvard Bridge, assist State Police with bicyclist who was struck by vehicle; Kendall Square, assist MBTA Police with an arrest of a male wielding a knife.
Nov. 19: Bldg. E38 plaza, domestic disturbance; E10 lot, ’91 Toyota Camry stolen; Student Center, sunglasses stolen, $350; Bldg. W11, coat stolen, unknown value; Boston, noise complaint at Sigma Alpha Epsilon.