The Swatter: November 5 – November 12

Criminal Mischief

Date: Monday, November 5, 2018

Time: 3:44 PM

Location: Alice Paul Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Alice Paul Residence Hall for the report of eggs thrown at the exterior balcony. Officers were able to determine the eggs were not recent. Matter under investigation.

Status: Investigation

Theft/Interior/Buildings

Date: Monday, November 5, 2018

Time: 5:24 PM

Location: Sharples Dining Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the report of a missing wallet from a Swarthmore employee at Sharples Dining Hall. Value of the wallet is unknown at this time. Matter under investigation.

Status: Investigation

Investigation of Person(s)

Date: Monday, November 5, 2018

Time: 6:54 PM

Location: Kohlberg Coffee Bar

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the report of an unknown individual asleep at the Kohlberg Coffee Bar. The individual was identified and left campus without incident. Information on fìle for future reference.

Status: Closed

Investigation of Person(s)

Date: Monday, November 5, 2018

Time: 9:19 PM

Location: Path Leading to Danawell Dorm

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to a report of unknown individuals following a Swarthmore student along the exterior of the Science Center. The area was checked with negative results. Information on file for future reference.

Status: Inactive

Theft/Interior/Buildings

Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Time: 7:13 PM

Location: Science Center

Synopsis: Public Safety received a report of stolen headphones from the Science Center. The value of the item is $70. The matter is under investigation.

Status: Investigation

Theft/Interior/Buildings

Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Time: 11:45 AM

Location: Trotter Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to the report of a wallet stolen from an office in Trotter Halt The wallet was recovered but $80 had been taken. Matter under investigation.

Status: Investigation

Medical Response

Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018

Time: 12:34 AM

Location: Parrish Lawn Area

Synopsis: Public Safety and the Office of Student Engagement responded to Parrish Lawn for the report of an ill Swarthmore student. The student was evaluated and it was determined that further medical treatment was not necessary.

Status: Closed

Accident

Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018

Time: 12:16 PM

Location: Sharples Dining Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to Sharples Dining Hall for the report of damage to a parked College owned vehicle used by Dining Services.

Status: Inactive

PUR.,CON.,POSS.,TRANS.,LIQ. MALT BREW

Date: Friday, November 9, 2018

Time: 12: 44 AM

Location: Outdoor Area/ Fraternity Houses

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety observed an ill Swarthmore student at the exterior of Phi Psi Fraternity. After evaluation, it was determined that the student was intoxicated but no further medical treatment was necessary. Matter referred to the Dean’s office.

Status: Dean’s Referral

Fire Alarm

Date: Friday, November 9, 2018

Time: 10:29 AM

Location: Beardsley Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety and Facilities responded to a fire alarm in Beardsley Hall. There was no smoke or fire. It was determined that the cause for the alarm was cooking.

Status: Closed

Public Safety Assistance

Date: Friday, November 9, 2018

Time: 10:41 AM

Location: Elm Avenue and Whittier Place

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to assist a Swarthmore College employee with making a police report to Swarthmore Police about an accident that had happened on Elm Avenue and Whittier Place.

Status: Closed

Fire Alarm

Fire Hazard

Date: Friday, November 9, 2018

Time: 8:58 PM

Location: Worth Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to a fire alarm in Worth Residence Hall. There was no smoke or fìre. It was determined that a smoke detector had been tampered with. Matter referred to the Dean’s office.

Status: Dean’s Referral

CONT. SUBST.- MARIJUANA POSS.

Medical Response

Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018

Time: 7:05 PM

Location: Wharton Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety, Swarthmore Police and Ambulance responded to the report of an ill Swarthmore student at Wharton Residence Hall. After evaluation it was determined that the student had ingested edible marijuana. The student declined further medical treatment. Swarthmore Police cited the student for use of a controlled substance.

Update: The student will not be cited by Swarthmore Police. Matter referred to the Dean’s office.

Status: Cleared/Arrest

Update: Dean’s Referral

Unauthorized Activity

Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018

Time: 11:30 PM

Location: Paces – Clothier Hall

Synopsis: While conducting a safety check, Public Safety discovered an unauthorized drinking activity at a registered social event. Matter referred to the Dean’s office.

Status: Dean’s Referral

PUR.,CON.,POSS.,TRANS.,LIQ. MALT BREW

Medical Emergency

Date: Sunday, November 11, 2018

Time: 12:01 PM

Location: Clothier Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety, Swarthmore Police and Ambulance responded to the report of an ill Swarthmore student at Clothier Hall. After evaluation it was determined that the student was intoxicated. The student declined further medical treatment. The student will be cited for underage drinking.

Status: Cleared/Arrest

Noise Complaint

Date: Sunday, November 11, 2018

Time: 2:35 AM

Location: Wharton Residence Hall

Synopsis: Public Safety responded to a noise complaint in Wharton Residence Hall. The students left the area. Public Safety returned again after a second complaint and the students left without incident.

Status: Closed

Safety Hazard

Date: Sunday, November 11, 2018

Time: 11:25 AM

Location: Parrish East Circle

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety discovered a ballard missing from Parrish East, leaving a hole in the ground. The ballard was placed back in its moorings.

Status: Closed

Institutional Vandalism

Date: Monday, November 12, 2018

Time: 2:22 AM

Location: Palmer Residence Hall

Synopsis: While on patrol, Public Safety discovered vandalism to two emergency exit signs in Palmer Residence Hall. The value of the signs is unknown at this time. Matter under investigation.

Status: Investigation

Laura Wagner

Laura '20 is from Dover, Delaware. She is in the honors program studying political science and economics. Outside of the classroom and the newsroom, her interests include running, politics, and really good books.

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