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Police Log

The following incidents were reported to the MIT Campus Police between January 30 - February 11. This summary contains most incidents reported to Campus Police but does not include incidents such as: medical shuttles, ambulance transfers, false alarms, generals service calls, etc.

Jan. 30: Tang Hall, noise complaint; Bldg. 1, homeless person sleeping in restroom, assisted to shelter; Ames St. check and inquiry, person issued trespass warning.

Jan. 31: Student Center, hack, banner hung from roof; Lobby 7, 4 drop posters were stolen; duPont Gym, 1) Angel Mateo arrested for trespassing; 2) check and inquiry of individual and trespass warning issued; Bldg. 4, computer stolen $6,398; Student Center, 1) wallet stolen, $50; 2) wallet stolen $40; 3) document safe stolen; Bldg. 6, DVD player stolen $900; Burton, suspicious activity.

Feb. 1: DuPont women's locker room, ID stolen; Baker House, report of suspicious person seen in area about time of victims laptop computer stolen $2,000; also stolen from Baker, camera stolen $50; backpack, unknown value; watch $100, sunglasses $200; cellphone $100; CD discman, unknown value, wallet, cell phone and key value unknown; Next House, Sega game $400; Student Center, 1) malicious damage to door; 2) suspicious person, checked out okay; McCormick, 1) harassment, unwanted guest; 2) suspicious activity by former boyfriend; Memorial Dr. assist State Police with truck stuck under bridge.

Feb. 2: Westgate, 1) vehicle stolen from Brockton recovered; 2) attempted larceny of an Acura; East Lot, number plate stolen from vehicle; Bldg. NW22, homeless person sleeping on heating duct, sent to shelter; Westgate, complaint of bus idling on Audrey St., Charles River, assist State Police with report of person walking on ice; Bldg. 48, report of person yelling, area checks out okay; MacGregor, report of suspicious person.

Feb. 3: Bldg. 66, backpack stolen $95; DuPont men’s locker room, $80 cash stolen from wallet; Student Center, wallet stolen containing credit cards and $60 cash; Next House, Michael Haygood taken into custody on an outstanding warrant; Landsdown St. assist Cambridge Police with a vehicle accident; Memorial Dr. report of suspicious person looking into vehicle, same issued trespass warning; Rockwell cage, person refusing to leave, same left area prior to MIT Police arrival.

Feb. 4: MacGregor, report of suspicious person resulted in the arrest of Thomas Colon for trespassing and other related charges; Bldg. 35, suspicious activity; Bldg. 12, VCR stolen $400; DuPont, locker broken into although nothing taken; Bldg. E60, suspicious persons attempting to sell collectibles, issued trespass warning; Bldg. 56, two radios stolen $800; Mass. Ave. assist Cambridge Police with vehicle and pedestrian accident; Memorial Dr. assist State Police with accident involving hit and run with persons injured; Bldg. E52, suspicious persons.

Feb. 5: Senior House, noise complaint; Eastgate, report of possible domestic, discovered to be a birthday party; Memorial and Audrey St. homeless person transported to hospital; assist State Police, Memorial Dr. with vehicle accident; Charles River, report of people on ice; SafeRide, report of daily planner left behind, same recovered later.

Feb. 6: Baker House, report of suspicious person in building; Kresge, harassment; Burton, camcorder stolen $400; Bldg. 10, report of suspicious activity, same discovered to be resin used by jugglers; Alumni Pool, person won't comply with closing time.

Feb. 7: Bldg. E10, suspicious package, same contained books; Bldg. E18, student problem; Bldg. 12, wallet stolen containing cash and credit cards $15; Bldg. 56, wallet stolen $150; Next House, suspicious person trying doors; CRA lot, check and inquiry of vehicle, checks out okay; W32, check and inquiry of vehicle, checks out okay; Bldg. E25, suspicious person report.

Feb. 8: Bldg. 56, desk broken into and keys and computer hard drive stolen $200; Bldg. 35, suspicious person; several vending machines in main group and East campus broken into; assist Lexington Police in locating an individual; Bldg. W31, suspicious phone call; Student Center, group of youths running around; Ames St., Scott Malaskiewicz and Larisa McGeer taken into custody on outstanding warrants.

Feb. 9: Pacific and Landsdown Streets, assist Cambridge Police with unresponsive person; Bldg. 9, 1) report of suspicious person and $15 cash missing from wallet; 2) report of suspicious person, same checked out okay; Bldg. 2, lab explosion and two people injured; Baker, report of suspicious person; Bldg. 2, Peter Bassney and Claudio Arellano arrested for lewd behavior.

Feb. 10: Bldg. E17, Felipe Hernandez arrested for breaking and entering and other related charges; Student Center, check and inquiry; Bldg. 16, suspicious person; Bldg. E39, suspicious person, trespass warning issued; PIKA, bicycle stolen $1,300.

Feb. 11: Bldg. 26, homeless person, directed to shelter; Ashdown, curtains stolen, $500; MacGregor, missing student, same later located; Bldg. 68, balance stolen $400; Bldg. WW15, suspicious activity, same checked out okay; MacGregor, suspicious person, unable to locate; Mass. and Memorial Dr.,check and inquiry, trespass warning issued.