The Swatter: October 30 – November 6

Investigation of Person(s)

Date: Monday, October 30, 2017

Time: 10:29 PM

Location: Pittenger Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the report of an unknown vehicle and its occupant following a Swarthmore student. Swarthmore Police were notified, and this information is on file for future reference.

Status: Inactive

Dorm Room Smoke Detector Alarm

Date: Monday, October 30, 2017

Time: 11:45 PM

Location: Wharton Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Wharton Residence Hall for an activated smoke detector alarm. There was no smoke or fire. It was determined that a commercial aerosol spray had activated the alarm.

Status: Closed

Investigation of Condition(s)

Date: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Time: 07:03 PM

Location: Hallowell Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Hallowell Residence Hall for the reported odor of gas. The area was checked with negative results, and Facilities was notified.

Status: Closed

Fire

Date: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Time: 11:36 AM

Location: Old Tarble

Synopsis: Public Safety was notified by a Swarthmore employee of a fire on the grass area outside of Old Tarble. The fire was extinguished and there was no property damage. It was determined that the fire was caused by leaves caught under a lawn mower.

Status: Closed

Vehicle Collision

Date: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Time: 06:45 PM

Location: Cunningham Parking Lot

Synopsis: Public Safety received a report from a Swarthmore student about a vehicle collision involving a College-owned vehicle. There were no injuries.

Status: Closed

Fire Alarm

Date: Thursday, November 02, 2017

Time: 06:35 PM

Location: Wharton Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Wharton Residence Hall for an activated fire alarm. There was no smoke or fire. The cause for the alarm’s activation was undetermined.

Status: Inactive

Investigation

Date: Friday, November 03, 2017

Time: 08:05 AM

Location: Hallowell Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety received a report of concerning remarks placed on a whiteboard in Hallowell Residence Hall. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Fire Hazard

Investigation of Condition(s)

Date: Friday, November 03, 2017

Time: 02:08 PM

Location: Dana Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety and Facilities responded to Dana Residence Hall for the reported odor of smoke. It was determined that a candle was lit in a residence. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Medical Response

Date: Friday, November 03, 2017

Time: 10:15 PM

Location: Parrish Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Parrish Hall for the report of an injured visitor on campus. No further medical treatment was necessary.

Status: Closed

Intrusion Alarm

Date: Saturday, November 04, 2017

Time: 01:38 AM

Location: McCabe Library

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to McCabe Library for an intrusion alarm. The area was checked with negative results.

Status: Closed

Noise Complaint

Date: Saturday, November 04, 2017

Time: 01:23 AM

Location: Worth Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Worth Residence Hall for a report of loud music. The room was identified and the student turned off the music.

Status: Closed

Investigation of Person(s)

Date: Saturday, November 04, 2017

Time: 01:20 PM

Location: Swarthmore Friends Nursery School

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety observed an individual not affiliated with the College within the nursery area. The individual was identified and left without incident.

Status: Closed

Institutional Vandalism

Date: Saturday, November 04, 2017

Time: 04:15 PM

Location: Crum Woods

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the Crum Woods Holly Collection for reported vandalism. The matter is under investigation.

Status: Investigation

Medical Response

Purchase, Consumption, Possession, or Transportation of Liquor, Malt, or Brewed Beverages

Date: Sunday, November 05, 2017

Time: 01:28 AM

Location: Pittenger Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety, Swarthmore Police, and an ambulance responded to Pittenger Residence Hall for the report of an ill Swarthmore student. It was determined that the student was intoxicated and in need of further medical treatment. The student was transported to the hospital and will be cited for underage drinking.

Status: Cleared/arrest

 


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