The Swatter: November 13 – November 20

Medical Response

Date: Monday, November 13, 2017

Time: 09:48 PM

Location: Lamb-Miller Field House

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the Lamb-Miller Field House for the report of an injured Swarthmore student. The student was transported to the hospital for further evaluation and treatment.

Status: Closed

Fire Alarm

Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Time: 11:35 AM

Location: Cornell Library

Synopsis: Public Safety and Facilities responded to Cornell Library for an activated fire alarm. There was no smoke or fire. It was determined that a detector had malfunctioned.

Status: Closed

Theft/Interior/Buildings

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Time: 02:48 PM

Location: The Inn at Swarthmore

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the Swarthmore Campus and Community Store for the report of a theft. The value of the items is $54.97. The matter was referred to the Swarthmore Police Department.

Status: Law enforcement referral

Medical Response

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

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 03:45 AM

Location: Dana Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Dana Residence Hall for the report of an ill Swarthmore student. It was determined that the student was intoxicated but did not need further medical treatment. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Fire Alarm

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 08:15 AM

Location: Mertz Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety and Facilities responded to Mertz Residence Hall for an activated fire alarm. There was no smoke or fire. It was determined that the use of hair spray had activated the alarm.

Status: Closed

Elevator/Lift Problem

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 07:22 PM

Location: Parrish Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Parrish Hall for the report of a malfunctioning elevator with individuals inside of it. The individuals were extricated and Facilities was notified.

Status: Inactive

Sexual Assault

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 10:56 PM

Location: Unknown location

Synopsis: Public Safety received information that a Swarthmore student was sexually assaulted by another Swarthmore student. No information was provided as to the location of the sexual assault. The matter was referred to the Title IX Office.

Status: Title IX referral

Sexual Assault

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 11:34 PM

Location: Swarthmore College campus

Synopsis: Public Safety received information that an individual not affiliated with the College was touched inappropriately by an unknown individual on campus. No information as to the date was provided. The matter was referred to the Title IX Office.

Status: Title IX Office

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

Date: Friday, November 17, 2017

Time: 12:35 AM

Location: Mertz Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Mertz Residence Hall for the report of an ill Swarthmore student. It was determined that the student was intoxicated but required no further medical treatment. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Controlled Substance – Marijuana Possession

Date: Friday, November 17, 2017

Time: 01:24 AM

Location: Delta Upsilon (DU) Fraternity House

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety observed several Swarthmore students at an unregistered social event in DU. It was determined that the students were smoking marijuana, and the illegal items were confiscated. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Intrusion Alarm

Date: Friday, November 17, 2017

Time: 08:00 AM

Location: 506 Fieldhouse Lane

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to a College-owned property on Fieldhouse Lane for an intrusion alarm. It was determined that the alarm was activated by mistake.

Status: Closed

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

Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017

Time: 12:28 AM

Location: Willets Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Willets Residence Hall for the report of an ill Swarthmore student. It was determined that the student was intoxicated but required no further medical treatment. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Investigation of Vehicle(s)

Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017

Time: 01:15 AM

Location: Phi Psi Fraternity House

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety observed an unknown vehicle on Sharples Lane. One of the occupants was associated with the College.

Status: Closed

Investigation of Person(s)

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

Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017

Time: 10:14 PM

Location: Willets Residence Hall

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety observed an unauthorized party and drinking games in Willets Residence Hall. The individuals were advised to cease activity and the alcohol confiscated. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Medical Response

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

Date: Sunday, November 19, 2017

Time: 12:39 AM

Location: PPR Apartments

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the PPR Apartments for the report of an ill Swarthmore student. It was determined that the student was intoxicated but required no further medical treatment. The matter was referred to the Dean’s Office.

Status: Dean’s referral

Public Safety Assistance

Date: Sunday, November 19, 2017

Time: 12:47 AM

Location: Delta Upsilon (DU) Fraternity House

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to DU to help with crowd control at an authorized social event.

Status: Closed

Medical Response

Date: Sunday, November 19, 2017

Time: 06:03 AM

Location: Willets Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Willets Residence Hall for the report of an injured Swarthmore student. The student was transported to the hospital for further evaluation and treatment.

Status: Closed


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