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Police Log

The following incidents were reported to the MIT Campus Police between March 11 - 29, 2000. 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.

March 11: Boston, Chi Phi, noise complaint; Cambridge, No. 6 club, attempted break into house; Bldg. 2 & 4, malicious damage; Mass. Ave. and Lansdown St., homeless person taken to shelter; Student Center, report of suspicious person; Bldg. 11, suspicious person, issued trespass warning.

March 12: Bldg. 3, backpack stolen, unknown value; Bldg. 26, water cooler, computer and cassette recorder stolen $1,770; Bldg. W61, suspicious activity; DuPont Gym, male arrested for trespassing; Bldg. 16, report of suspicious persons; Bldg. 16, report of homeless person, same checked out okay; MacGregor, suspicious persons; Bldg. NW10, report of suspicious person.

March 13: Bldg. 9, case of coffee stolen $90; Westgate Lot, Honda, damaged sunroof and ignition; Bldg. 3, wallet and contents stolen $450; Bldg. 68, .22 caliber bullet found; Amherst St., hit and run damage to vehicle; East Campus, student problem; Student Center, two juveniles arrested for larceny; Phanth Onshee arrested for trespass and two outstanding warrants; Memorial Dr. and Mass. Ave. vehicle vs. bicyclist accident; Bldg. 68, credit cards and cash stolen $180.

March 14: Student Center, 1) bike stolen $400; 2) furniture stolen $11,047; Bldg. 1, suspicious person; Killian Court, Eric Gay arrested for trespassing; Bexley, delivery package stolen $30; Bldg. NE43, suspicious mail; Bldg. 56, shelving stolen, unknown value; Bldg. E19, suspicious person; Boston, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, window broken; NW30, check and inquiry.

March 15: Baker, 1) suspicious person, trespass warning issued; 2) cell phone and credit cards stolen $302; 3) suspicious person, checked out okay; Bldg. E19, employee problem; Bldg. 16, suspicious activity; Windsor Lot, check and inquiry of vehicle operator; DuPont, 1) larceny of wallet, complainant left area; 2) Gary Bonner taken into custody on an outstanding warrant; Amherst St. operator of vehicle operating recklessly.

March 16: Bldg. N42, past report of a suspicious person; East Lot, minor motor vehicle accident; Student Center turn around, hit and run damage to vehicle; Bldg. E18, larceny of construction supplies; Bldg. 7, suspicious activity; Bldg. 13, report of skate boarders; Westgate, suspicious activity.

March 17: Bldg. 8, computer and microwave oven stolen $4,100; 77 Mass. Ave. assist Cambridge Police, car vs. tractor trailer truck; Bldg. NW22, assisted homeless person to shelter; Bldg. 13, attempted larceny of bike; Baker, student problem.

March 18: Bldg. 18, suspicious person; McCormick, suspicious person, checks out okay; Bldg. 26, homeless person.

March 19: Assist State Police with vehicle accident; Bldg. NW61, smell of fumes from paint stripping.

March 20: Bldg. E32, harassing e-mail; Bldg. E18, animal complaint; Bldg. 56, past assault; Main St. assist Cambridge Police with stolen car; Bldg. NE20, camera stolen $100; Amherst St. and Hayward, assist homeless person.

March 21: NW17, fire in high voltage control panel.

March 22: Briggs Field, trailer stolen $1,500; Bldg. E52, palm top computer stolen $300; DuPont Gym, wallet stolen $40 cash; West garage annex lot, ‘97 Dodge stolen, later recovered in Somerville; Bldg. E23, homeless person transported to shelter; Student Ctr. check and inquiry, trespass warning issued; Bldg. N52, report of suspicious person, checks out okay; Bldg. 68, complaint of skate boarders.

March 23: Bldg’s. E52 plaza and 68, complaint of skate boarders; Bldg. N52, suspicious person, checks out okay.

March 24: Bldg. 50, suspicious person, gone upon MIT PD arrival; Bldg. NW21, suspicious person; DuPont, student problem; Pacific Lot, check and inquiry; Bldg. 7, two males arrested for trespassing and other related charges; Cambridge, Phi Beta Epsilon, sudden death.

March 25: Student Center, homeless people; Bldg. NW61, homeless person.

March 26: East Parking lot, check and inquiry; rear of W89, male taken into custody on an outstanding warrant; DuPont, report of unauthorized persons in area; Baker, employee problem; Pacific Lot, two vehicles broken into, unknown if anything missing.

March 27: Audrey St., vehicle broken into and 4 cartons of T-shirts stolen $1,500; Mass. Ave., check and inquiry of vehicle; Bldg. NE20, harassment; Bldg. 6, bike tire stolen $150; DuPont, suspicious persons involved in an argument; Student Center, Phanth Onhsee arrested for trespassing; Bldg. 7, suspicious person.

March 28: Bexley, suspicious person; Memorial Dr., notify State Police, report of suspicious person hiding behind cars, individual stole two car tires and fled, Memorial Dr., vehicle vandalized; MacGregor, obscene phone call; Baker, report of suspicious person.

March 29: Notified State Police of vehicle operating erratically on Memorial Dr.; Bldg. 10, suspicious person; Bldg. 17a, working fire on second floor; Ashdown, suspicious phone calls; Student Center, credit card stolen and used for several purchases.