The Swatter: November 6 – November 13

Dorm Room Smoke Detector Alarm

Date: Monday, November 06, 2017

Time: 09:31 AM

Location: Mary Lyon Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Mary Lyon Residence Hall for an activated smoke detector. There was no smoke or fire. It was determined that the use of a hair dryer had activated the alarm.

Status: Closed

Fire Alarm

Date: Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Time: 09:40 AM

Location: Parrish Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety and Facilities responded to Parrish Hall for an activated fire alarm. There was no smoke or fire. It was determined that a steam leak from a pipe had activated the alarm. Facilities remained on site to repair the leak.

Status: Closed

Theft/Interior/Buildings

Date: Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Time: 12:35 PM

Location: Beardsley Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety received a report from a Swarthmore student about the theft of their Beats headphones from Beardsley Hall. The value of the item is $250.00. The matter is under investigation.

Status: Investigation

Investigation of Person(s)

Date: Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM

Location: McCabe Library

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to McCabe Library for reportedly concerning behavior from an individual not associated with the College. The area was checked with negative results. The information is on file for future reference.

Status: Inactive

Medical Response

Date: Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Time: 04:05 PM

Location: Wharton Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Wharton Residence Hall for the report of a student who had fallen. No further medical treatment was necessary.

Status: Closed

Controlled Substance – Marijuana Possession

Date: Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Time: 04:35 PM

Location: Dana Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety and the Dean’s Office responded to a Swarthmore student’s residence for the report of illegal substances and drug paraphernalia. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Investigation

Suspicious Odor

Date: Friday, November 10, 2017

Time: 12:36 AM

Location: Pittenger Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Pittenger Residence Hall for the reported odor of marijuana. The area was searched with negative results.

Status: Closed

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

Date: Friday, November 10, 2017

Time: 01:18 AM

Location: Wharton Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Wharton Residence Hall for the report of Swarthmore students participating in a drinking game. The students were identified, and the matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Controlled Substance – Marijuana Possession

Date: Friday, November 10, 2017

Time: 02:04 AM

Location: Wharton Residence Hall

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety detected an odor of marijuana emanating from a room in Wharton Hall. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Assist to Other Police Department

Date: Friday, November 10, 2017

Time: 10:14 PM

Location: Swarthmore Station (SEPTA)

Synopsis: Public Safety assisted Swarthmore Police in searching for an individual not associated with the College. The individual was found off-campus.

Status: Closed

Dorm Room Smoke Detector Alarm

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017

Time: 12:48 AM

Location: Wharton Residence Hall

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

Status: Dean’s referral

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

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017

Time: 10:33 PM

Location: Clothier Fields

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety observed Swarthmore students drinking alcohol on Clothier Fields. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Medical Response

Date: Sunday, November 12, 2017

Time: 10:10 AM

Location: Lamb-Miller Field House

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the field at Lamb-Miller Field House for an injured visitor to campus. No further medical treatment was necessary.

Status: Closed

Suspicious Odor

Date: Sunday, November 12, 2017

Time: 10:46 PM

Location: Mertz Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the report of an unknown odor in Mertz Residence Hall. IT was determined that the odor was burned popcorn.

Status: Closed

Controlled Substance – Marijuana Possession

Date: Monday, November 13, 2017

Time: 12:48 AM

Location: Worth Courtyard

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety observed five Swarthmore students smoking marijuana. The students were identified, and the matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

 


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