The Swatter: September 14 – September 21

Suspicious Odor

Date: Monday, September 14, 2015
Time: 04:40 PM
Location: Wharton Residence Hall
Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the report of a gas/oil odor in the Wharton courtyard area. The source of odor was determined to be construction equipment.
Status: Closed

Suspicious Odor

Date: Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Time: 09:17 PM
Location: Beardsley Hall
Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Beardsley Hall for an odor of something burning. Upon investigation, no odor was found.
Status: Investigation

Investigation of Person(s)

Date: Friday, September 18, 2015
Time: 02:25 PM
Location: Phi Psi Fraternity House
Synopsis: Public Safety received a report about a Swarthmore student offering a fellow Swarthmore student illegal substances. Matter is under investigation.
Status: Investigation

Sexual Assault

Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015
Time: 02:22 AM
Location: Old Club
Synopsis: Public Safety received a report from a Swarthmore College student about inappropriate physical contact from an unknown male during a party. Matter under investigation and referred to the Title IX Coordinator.
Status: Title IX referral

Noise Complaint

Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015
Time: 07:34 PM
Location: Worth Residence Hall
Synopsis: Public Safety received an anonymous report about a loud party in Worth courtyard. It was also reported that there was a strong odor of marijuana. Officers responded; there was no odor of marijuana. The party host complied with officers’ request to turn down the music.
Status: Closed

Investigation of Person(s)

Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015
Time: 07:46 PM
Location: David Kemp Residence Hall
Synopsis: Public Safety received a report of a 40-50 year old white male in the stairwell of David Kemp. Officers responded and identified the individual as a parent of a student.
Status: Closed

Fire Alarm

Date: Sunday, September 20, 2015
Time: 12:50 AM
Location: Delta Upsilon Fraternity House
Synopsis: Public Safety responded to a fire alarm within Delta Upsilon Fraternity House. There was no sign of smoke or fire. It was determined that an unknown person had pulled the alarm.
Status: Closed

Fire Alarm

Date: Sunday, September 20, 2015
Time: 07:54 PM
Location: Mary Lyons 4
Synopsis: Public Safety responded to a fire alarm within Mary Lyon Residence Hall. There was no sign of fire but there was smoke. The cause for activation was burned food.
Status: Closed


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