Police Beat

A review of police activity in Flagstaff and NAU

Feb. 18

At 8 a.m., a grounds employee called in and reported they damaged a state vehicle while clearing snow off it in parking lot 8. An NAUPD officer responded and took a report.

At 4:08 p.m., a Campus Health Services staff member reported a possible blood clot in a student’s leg. The patient was transferred to Flagstaff Medical Center (FMC).

At 7:03 p.m., three officers took part in a traffic stop on South Beaver Street and East University Drive. They cited one student for possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and an open container of liquor in the vehicle. The student was released after receiving a citation.

Feb. 19

At 8:08 a.m., NAUPD responded to a fire alarm at Gabaldon Hall. After a search of the area, officers determined the cause to be a broken steam pipe. Fire Life Safety (FLS) was notified.

At 2 p.m., an NAUPD sergeant reported a vehicle collision in lot 62. A citation was issued for reckless driving and a failure to control speed in prevention of the collision.

At 6:57 p.m., an officer reported a vehicle blocking a service drive way by McConnell Hall and noted that the vehicle smelled like marijuana. Three students were cited and released for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. One student was cited and released for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Feb. 20

At 3:00 p.m., an RA at Sechrist hall reported the odor of marijuana. Two students were criminally deferred for use of marijuana. One student was cited for use of marijuana.

At 5:37 p.m., a student called to report the theft of a ring. An officer responded and took a report.

Feb. 21

At 1:56 p.m., an officer reported warning a driver about pulling a subject on skis.

At 4:21 p.m., Facilities staff called to report several subjects that had been sliding off the Walkup Skydome roof. Subjects were contacted and warned against doing so.

At 5:28 p.m., a student called to report receiving harassing phone calls. Officers responded but the student decided not to file a report.

At 11:41 p.m., an officer reported assisting, citing and releasing a motorcyclist who blew a 0.08, which resulted in a DUI offense.

Feb. 22

At 1:47 a.m., a Tinsley Hall resident reported that they were assaulted. Two students were criminally deferred for fighting.

At 6:43 p.m., NAUPD assisted Flagstaff Police with investigating a burglary off campus.

At 7:02 p.m., staff at The Suites reported a disturbance of the peace. A student was arrested and booked in to Coconino County Detention Facility (CCDF) for assault relating to domestic violence and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Feb. 23

At 12:50 a.m., staff at Wilson Hall reported suspicious activity. Six students were criminally deferred for minor in consumption of alcohol and minor in possession of alcohol.

At 12:45 p.m., one student was booked in to CCDF for first degree criminal trespass, criminal damage, disorderly conduct and threatening.

At 1:11 p.m., a student called to report a city bus stuck in the snow. Assistance was provided.

At 6:43 p.m., one student was cited and released for threatening, intimidating and disorderly conduct noise.

At 8:42 p.m., a student reported an injury from a traffic collision and hit-and-run. Officers responded and took a report. The victim, a student, was transferred to FMC.

Feb. 24

At 12:45 a.m., Flagstaff Communication Center reported a sick student who was then transported to FMC.

At 2:37 p.m., Reilly Hall staff reported their second floor fire extinguisher missing and presumed stolen. Officers responded and took a report.

At 3:55 p.m., a subject called to report their property locked inside an someone else’s vehicle. Officers responded and assistance was provided.

At 10:45 p.m., one student was cited and released for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia at Sechrist Hall.