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Campus Safety and Security May 19, 2021
9:20 a.m. Brooks Parking Lot: Officers responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident involving two student vehicles but with no injuries. The Williamstown Police Department (WPD) also responded, and officers verified information, took pictures, and began a motor vehicle accident report.
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Spring Street Blues

Campus Safety and Security May 5, 2021
1:19 p.m. Morgan Hall: A student called Campus Safety and Security (CSS) to report an odor of incense. An officer arrived and verified a very strong odor of what could be described as incense. 
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Spring Street Blues

Campus Safety and Security April 21, 2021
7:29 a.m. Carter House: Officers responded to a fire alarm caused by the use of hair spray and a hair dryer. 
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Spring Street Blues

Campus Safety and Security April 14, 2021
7:34 a.m. Faculty Club: Officers responded to an intrusion alarm caused by a contractor who did not know the system was armed. The Dining staff arrived and would remain on site while the contractor was in the building.
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Spring Street Blues

Campus Safety and Security April 7, 2021
7:40 p.m. Sawyer Library: Officers responded to the second floor of Special Collections for a glass break alarm from an upper window, but found all windows closed and intact and the panel not in alarm. Dispatch contacted the head of Special Collections and found that the alarm had been activated accidentally. 
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Spring Street Blues

Campus Safety and Security March 31, 2021
10:29 a.m. Mission Park: Officers responded to a fire alarm ringing and found two masonry contractors sawing cylinder blocks. The resulting dust set off the fire detector, which was reset when the contractors completed their work. 
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Spring Street Blues

Campus Safety and Security March 17, 2021
Tuesday 3-9-21 1:14 p.m. Paresky: An officer responded to the basement kitchen for a report of an employee who had injured their back lifting a box and was experiencing severe pain. Northern Berkshire Emergency Medical Services (EMS) arrived, evaluated the employee, and transported the employee to Berkshire Medical Center in North Adams.  
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Spring Street Blues

Campus Safety and Security March 10, 2021

Monday 3-1-21 7:25 p.m. West College: An officer responded to an intrusion alarm in the steam tunnel fromWest College to Clark Hall, but found the entrance to the tunnel secure and no apparent cause...

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Spring Street Blues

Campus Safety and Security March 3, 2021

Monday 2-22-21 10:39 a.m. Hopkins Hall: An officer picked up a medical supplies package for a student in quarantine at Dodd House, who would be moving to isolation at the Center for Development Economics...

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Campus Security February 24, 2021
Monday 2-15-21 12:36 p.m.: An officer helped a student move into quarantine housing by retrieving quarantine housing keys and room assignments from the Office of Campus Life (OCL). The officer then met the student and a Northern Berkshire Transport (NBT) driver on Hopkins Drive and led them to the temporary quarantine room.
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Campus Safety February 17, 2021
Sunday 2-7-21 7:01 p.m.: Campus Safety and Security (CSS) responded to an activated fire alarm from an off-campus faculty residence. The Williamstown Fire Department was contacted for assistance and found the cause to be a small fire in the oven. The officers did not find damage and provided a replacement extinguisher to the residents. 
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Spring Street Blues

Campus Safety February 10, 2021
Monday 11-16-20 9:34 a.m., Paresky: Officers responded to the mailroom to investigate a package that smelled like marijuana. Officers took the package and met with the student to whom it was addressed. After the student opened the package and confirmed that the contents included marijuana sent from a friend, Campus Safety and Security (CSS) confiscated the package and secured it in a locked evidence box.  
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