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The Oberlin Review

Security Report: Oct. 12 – 26, 2011

Staff

November 4, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, Oct. 13 9:59 p.m. Officers administered first aid to a student in Langston Hall who cut his thumb. No additional medical treatment was required at the time. 11:18 p.m. Officers were requested to transport an intoxicated individual from an event at Wilder Hall back to the student’s residence. 11:42 p.m. An officer working at Wilder requested transportation to Langston for an intoxicated student. Friday, October 14 12:01 a.m. An intoxicated student was denied entrance to an event at Wilder. She was transported back to her room in Barrows Hall. 12:03 a.m. An officer on duty at Wilder requested transportation to Barrows for an intoxicated student. 12:14 a.m. Officers responded to a complain...

Security Report: Oct. 6- Oct. 12, 2011

Staff

October 14, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, Oct. 6 12:10 a.m. A student reported that the passenger window of her vehicle was broken while it was parked in Hales parking lot, and a backpack was taken. The Oberlin Police Department filed a report of the incident. 2:42 a.m. Officers and the Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at Barrows Hall. Smoke from burnt eggs activated the smoke detector. 7:49 p.m. Officers were requested to assist a student who accidentally hit her lip with a laptop, causing a laceration. The student was transported to Mercy Allen Hospital for treatment. 11:36 p.m. Officers responded to a report of students smoking marijuana on the east side of Kahn Hall. The four students were located and identified. Fri...

Security Report: April 28 – May 4, 2011

Staff

May 13, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, April 28 1:25 a.m. Officers were alerted to a student sitting outside on a second floor window ledge at King Hall. The student said he climbed through a window to smoke a cigarette. He was advised against his actions and told to return to the building. 2:11 a.m. Officers responded to a loud noise complaint on East College Street. Approximately 15-25 people were inside the residence with loud music playing. Non-residents were advised to leave, and the music was turned off for the night. Friday, April 29 10:02 a.m. An employee reported falling on the front steps of a West College Street building after a portion of the steps broke off. Medical treatment was refused at the time of report. 12:0...

Security Report: April 14 – April 20, 2011

Staff

April 29, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, April 14 3:07 a.m. Officers and the Oberlin Police Department responded to a 911 call at Barrows Hall. A search of the building was made, and it was determined there was no emergency present. At approximately 3:27 a.m., officers responded to a second 911 call. Again, a check of the building was made with no results. A fire extinguisher was found missing from a second-floor hallway. A work order was filed for replacement. 1:35 p.m. Officers, medical personnel and the Oberlin Police Department responded to a medical emergency at Harkness Hall. 7:33 p.m. A student reported the theft of her wallet from a practice room at the Conservatory. The wallet was later found in another practice room. All items were...

Security Report: April 7 – April 13, 2011

Staff

April 22, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, April 7 2:47 p.m. A resident of Langston Hall reported the theft of a Wii console, sensor bar, power cables, a Wiimote and nunchuck from his room sometime over Spring break. Estimated value of the missing items is $300. 8:47 p.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm on the first floor of Barrows Hall. The alarm was activated by smoke from burnt food. The alarm was reset with no further problems. Friday, April 8 1:36 a.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at the Union Street apartments. The cause of the alarm was smoke from burnt food. The alarm was silenced and reset. A work order was filed to have the stove cleaned. 8:48 a.m. An indivi...

Security Report: March 31 – April 6

Staff

April 15, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, March 31 12:27 a.m. Officers and the Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at South Hall. Smoke from burnt food activated the alarm, which was silenced and reset. Friday, April 1 10:21 a.m. A staff member reported vandalism in the lobby of South Hall. Officers responded and observed three pieces of furniture overturned along with pop cans and beer bottles strewn about the room. Saturday, April 2 7:15 p.m. A student reported the theft of her wallet from a practice room in Robertson Hall. The wallet, purple in color, which contained credit cards, $56 in cash and miscellaneous items, was left unattended for approximately five minutes. A check of the area was made, but the wallet was n...

Security Report: March 17 – March 23, 2011

Staff

April 6, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, March 17 10:30 a.m. Custodial staff reported a burning odor in Langston Hall. Officers found a student burning incense on the second floor. The incense and holder were confiscated and the student was advised of College incense policies. 11:25 a.m. A student reported the theft of a sweatshirt and laptop from a locked practice room in the Kohl Building. The laptop is an Apple MacBook Pro, valued at $1,400. The theft is under investigation. 12:30 p.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm on the third floor of Barrows Hall. The entire area was checked and no cause could be found for the alarm. The system was reset with no further problems. 8:33 p.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire...

Security Report: March 3 – March 15, 2011

Staff

March 18, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, March 3 9:50 a.m. A staff member reported the loss of his laptop computer from the first floor of Wilder Hall. The laptop is a Mac and was in a black canvas bag. A search of the area provided no results. Investigation continues. 9:13 a.m. Officers were requested to assist a student who struck her head while attempting a backward roll at Warner Center. The student was transported to Mercy Allen Hospital for treatment. 11:48 a.m. Residential Life staff confiscated a BB gun from off-campus housing during a Life Safety inspection. Officers took the BB gun to the Safety and Security Office for safekeeping. 1:38 p.m. Officers were requested to assist an injured student at Wilder Hall. The student had...

Security Report: Feb. 24 – March 1, 2011

Staff

March 4, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, Feb. 24 4:01 a.m. Officers and the Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm on the third floor of Dascomb Hall. The alarm was activated by smoke from burnt popcorn. The area was cleared and the alarm reset. 6:36 p.m. Officers and the Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at Talcott Hall. The area was checked and found to be clear. The alarm was silenced and reset. Friday, Feb. 25 12:29 a.m. Custodial staff reported vandalism in the basement of Wilder Hall. Lighting was knocked down and Styrofoam peanuts were spread throughout the floors in the mail room area. 12:05 p.m. Officers responded to a motor vehicle accident at the south entrance to Mercy Allen Hospital. A College-operated ve...

Security Report: Feb. 17 – Feb. 22, 2011

Staff

February 25, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, Feb. 17 1:24 a.m. Officers were requested at Wilder Hall to assist with a student ill from alcohol consumption. The student was not able to walk on her own and was transported to Mercy Allen Hospital by ambulance. 11:30 a.m. A student reported the theft of her bicycle from the porch of Tank Hall. The bicycle is a small, blue men’s Bridgestone 200 road bike. The bicycle was not locked at the time of theft. 11:45 a.m. Officers were requested to assist an ill College visitor staying at the Oberlin Inn. The individual was transported to Mercy Allen Hospital by ambulance for treatment. Friday, Feb. 18 1:36 p.m. A student reported the theft of a cellular phone while attending a party the previous night...

Security Report: Feb. 10 – Feb. 14, 2011

Staff

February 18, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Thursday, Feb. 10 5:33 p.m. Officers and the Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm on the second floor of East Hall. The cause of the activation was found to be smoke from burnt food. The area was cleared and the alarm reset. Friday, Feb. 11 12:31 a.m. An officer on routine patrol of Langston Hall, detected a strong odor of marijuana from a room on the first floor. Contact was made with occupants of the room, who denied smoking. A grinder with an odor of burnt marijuana was confiscated and turned over to the Oberlin Police Department. 1:22 a.m. An officer on routine patrol of Barrows Hall, detected a strong odor of burnt marijuana from a room on the second floor. Contact was made with the o...

Security Report: Feb. 3 – Feb. 9, 2011

Staff

February 11, 2011

Filed under NEWS, Security Report

Friday, Feb. 4 5:40 p.m. Officers assisted a staff member who slipped and fell on the ice by the Adam Joseph Lewis Center. The employee was transported to Mercy Allen Hospital for treatment. Saturday, Feb. 5 11:55 a.m. A student reported a car accident on Union Street. It appeared a car backing from the south drive of Union Street apartments struck her car. The Oberlin Police Department was notified and responded. Sunday, Feb. 6 12:54 a.m. Officers assisted an intoxicated student at Kahn Hall. The student was transported to Mercy Allen Hospital for treatment. 10:19 p.m. Officers responded to an anonymous complaint of an individual smoking on the first floor of Saunders. Upon arrival, a strong odor of...

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