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March 4, 2004
 Crime Watch

 


Crime Watch


Crime Prevention Alert
This monthly report is compiled from information made available by the Campus Enforcement and Patrol unit. CEP is located in the Services Building on Memorial's St. John's campus, telephone 737-4100. At Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, the security office is Room AS-280, Arts and Science Building, telephone 637-6210. At the Marine Institute, Ridge Road, telephone 778-0456 to reach the security office.

The figures given below are based on the number of reports made to CEP during January and February 2004. Incidents reported do not necessarily result in criminal charges being laid; this depends on the outcome of an investigation.

Type of incident January February
Physical assault 1 2
Sexual assault 0 0
Harassment 0 0
Fire alarms 6 16
Vandalism 2 1
Larceny/theft 10 1
Disturbances 2 2
Drugs/alcohol 3 3
Fraud 0 0
Break and Entry 1 1

January
None of the fire alarms in January involved fire. A bag was reported stolen from an office in Student Affairs and Services in the University Centre on Jan. 5. There was a report of a theft from a locker room in the Phys Ed Building on Jan. 5. There was another theft reported from locker room on the Phys Ed Building Jan. 5. There was a theft reported from the Science Building on Jan. 5. A wallet was reported missing from a jacket in an office in the Earth Sciences Building Jan. 5. A person was found with illegal drugs in parking Area 15 on Jan. 6. The RNC was contacted. A man was reported being drunk and disorderly at the entrance of the University Centre on Jan. 9. There was a report of theft and drinking in public outside the University Centre on Jan. 15. There was a report of a suspicious man checking doors in the Science Building on Jan. 20. There was a break and entry of a vehicle parked in Area 36 on Jan. 21. There was a report of illegal drug smoking in the Parkway walkover on Jan. 22. A gym bag was stolen from outside the squash courts in the Phys Ed Building on Jan. 24. A purse was stolen from a study room in the QE II Library on Jan. 24. There was a report of a hit and run of a parked vehicle in Area 21 on Jan. 26. There was a hit and run of a parked car in Area 62 on Jan. 28. A wallet was reported stolen from a locker in the Field House on Jan. 29. There was an attempted break and entry reported in the Earth Sciences Building Jan. 31. An employee at the Aquarena reported an altercation with three young people on Jan. 31.

February
None of the fire alarms in January involved fire. On Feb. 6, an impaired driver was stopped on Arctic Avenue. The RNC responded. There was a report of a possible impaired driver on Clinch Crescent on Feb. 6. On Feb. 7 there was a report of a man breaking off the gate arm to parking Area 15B. When questioned by Campus Enforcement, the man reportedly attempted to hit the officer. He was charged with malicious damage, drinking in public and attempted assault. On Feb. 10 a bag was stolen from the QE II Library. On Feb. 12, there was a report of a suspicious person on the sixth floor of the University Centre. On Feb. 20, there was a fight between two men reported in the University Centre. There was a report of verbal assault at the Aquarena on Feb. 21. There was a break, entry and theft in an office in the Phys Ed Building Feb. 28. Among the items missing are an 8-millimetre camera and a laptop computer.


 


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