Spring Street Blues: From the files of Campus Safety and Security

Campus Safety

Monday 10-8-18

2:13 a.m., Dodd House: An officer responded to a noise complaint. Three students were listening to music. They were informed of the noise complaint and turned the music down.  

Tuesday 10-9-18

1 p.m., Hollander Hall: Officers responded to a report of a woman who was screaming. The Williamstown Police Department (WPD) was called to the scene.

2:54 p.m., Paresky Center: A student was evaluated because they sprained their ankle while they were walking down the small set of stairs leading to the dining area. The student was transported to the Health Center. 

8:44 p.m., Mission Park: A student reported that their bike was stolen from the lobby. The bike was not locked at the time. A statement and a stolen article report form were completed and faxed to the WPD.  

Wednesday 10-10-18

9:15 a.m., Science Quad: Officers responded to a report of a student who was not feeling well. Upon evaluation, officers activated 911. Northern Berkshire Emergency Service (EMS) then transported the student to Berkshire Medical Center (BMC) North. 

9:58 a.m., Oakley Center: Officers responded to a report of a tractor trailer that struck a light pole and had subsequently become stuck. 

Friday 10-12-18

4:32 a.m., Parsons House: Officers responded to a
noise complaint. 

10:16 a.m., Paresky Center: Officers responded to a student who fell on the stairs. The student was transported to the Health Center.

12:49 p.m., The Log: A report was made that there was an odor that resembled marijuana on the porch. The substance that was being burned was not marijuana, however,  but a similar-smelling herb. The Safety and Environmental Compliance Department was contacted to document this burning incident.

Saturday 10-13-18

11:45 p.m., Hoxsey Street: A student requested medical assistance and transportation to a hospital.

1 a.m., Carter House: Officers responded to a very  intoxicated student who was found in a bathroom. 911 was activated and the student was transported to BMC North by Northern Berkshire EMS.

12:33 p.m., Cole Field: 911 was activated for an injured Wesleyan soccer player. 

4:27 p.m., Mission Park: A fire alarm was set off by the use of a vape pen. 

11:02 p.m., Griffin Hall: While locking the classrooms, an officer found two students who were listening to music and drinking alcohol. They claimed that they were unaware that they are not allowed to drink alcohol in an academic building. 

11:54 p.m.: A student reported that his backpack and laptop were stolen. 

Sunday 10-14-18

10:02 a.m., Mark Hopkins House: An officer responded to a report of a student who had injured their hand after breaking their window as a result of an accident.