Police Beat

Jan. 11

At 8:28 p.m., an RA called to report a subject had gone into a dorm, left the sink on and flooded the room in Sechrist Hall. An NAUPD officer responded and took a report. The case was closed as all leads were exhausted.

Jan. 19

At 9:16 a.m., a staff member called to report stolen medical simulation dolls in the Social and Behavioral Sciences building. An NAUPD officer responded and took a report. The case was closed after all leads were exhausted.

Jan. 28

At 1:10 a.m., a student reported someone was trying to break into vehicles in the San Francisco Parking Garage. One NAUPD officer responded and made contact with the subject in question. A brief foot chase broke out, the subject was caught and booked into the Coconino County Detention Facility for consuming alcohol as a minor.

Jan. 30

At 11:03 a.m., a staff member at Wilson Hall called NAUPD to report the discovery of open envelopes. An NAU police aide responded and took a report. There was no other information on the suspicious activity.

Feb. 4

At 2:33 a.m., an RA called to report that a dorm staff member had fainted in McConnell Hall. FFD, GMT and NAUPD responded, but the patient refused medical transport.

Feb. 18

At 12:04 p.m., a staffer reported subjects sliding down the side of the Walkup Skydome. An NAUPD officer responded, but the subjects had already slid away from the scene.

Feb. 20

At 1:04 a.m., FPD reported a non-student went to FMC with a gunshot wound to the hand that had occurred at Mountain View Hall. The injury was from an accidental discharge. The incident is under investigation. One student was cited and released for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Feb. 21

At 1:15 a.m., an alarm in Mountain View Hall went off. When FFD and NAUPD arrived at the scene, they found the alarm had been caused by a broken pipe. Multiple rooms were damaged from the ensuing flood.

March 2

At 12:38 p.m., a student reported a non-student shouting religious statements at the University Union. NAUPD responded, but no criminal activity was witnessed. The preacher was allowed to continue.

March 11

At 1:24 a.m., a student reported a suspicious person standing near the intersection of San Francisco Street and McConnell Drive. An NAUPD officer responded, but the person was just waiting for a taxi. Everything was fine.

April 1

At 11:10 p.m., NAUPD officers reported seeing a subject running in the area of Hilltop Townhomes. Turns out, the subject was on their way to Pine Ridge Village. The officers gave them a ride.

April 5

At 8:46 p.m., a student called to report people throwing water balloons from a vehicle near the intersection of San Francisco Street and Mountain View Drive. NAUPD responded, but the water-balloon bandits were gone when they arrived.

April 8

At 6:40 p.m., an RA in McConnell Hall called to report students who were throwing water balloons out of their window. An NAUPD officer responded, and no contact was made. It is unknown if these are the same water-balloon bandits from earlier in the week.

April 20

At 4:20 p.m., despite the date, there was no criminal activity reported. NAUPD still suspects that marijuana-related activity may have been occurring at this specific time.

April 23

At 7:46 a.m., a staff member called to report three subjects sleeping in the High Country Conference Center garage. The area was checked but the subjects were gone upon arrival.

April 26

At 8:24 p.m., a student called to report a student wearing a wolf costume at the intersection on Knoles and University drives. NAUPD responded and the student was working on a school project.

April 27

At 2:08 p.m., a staff member called to report an angry snake in the bushes. FFD relocated the animal to a safer environment.