Police Beat

June 25

At 7:39 a.m., NAU staff in Parking Lot 11 reported finding a pipe on the ground. The item was taken to NAUPD for safekeeping.

At 8:48 p.m., a subject called NAUPD to report a traffic accident with injuries at the intersection of Knoles and University Drive. NAUPD, Flagstaff Fire Department (FFD) and Guardian Medical Transport (GMT) responded to the accident and transported one non-student to the Flagstaff Medical Center (FMC) with a neck injury.

June 29

At 2:42 a.m., staff in Tinsley Hall reported a loud banging noise coming from the adjacent construction site. NAUPD responded and did not hear any noise. On-site security advised that they also didn’t hear anything strange that night.

At 4:05 a.m., custodial staff in the Student and Academic Services building requested a welfare check on a non-student there. NAUPD responded and upon investigation, found the subject in good health. The subject was booked into the Coconino County Detention Facility (CCDF) on an outstanding warrant.

June 30

At 5:04 p.m., a FMC staff member called to report a traffic collision resulting in injuries at the intersection of Pine Knoll Drive and Huffer Lane. An NAUPD officer responded, but the driver at fault had already fled the scene. A report was taken and the investigation is ongoing.

July 1

At 8:11 p.m., FPD transferred a medical assist call to NAUPD. Officers, GMT and FFD responded to 1899 Bar & Grill for a subject who was passed out. The subject refused medical transport upon regaining conciousness.

July 3

At 8:57 a.m., staff in Sechrist Hall reported finding drug paraphernalia in the hall. NAUPD responded and cited one juvenile for possession of drug paraphernalia.

At 6:11 p.m., an NAUPD officer initiated a traffic stop in lot 65. The driver was cited and arrested for multiple DUI violations and driving on a suspended license. His license was suspended from a previous DUI offense.

July 4

At 2:27 a.m., an NAUPD officer reported a unauthorized subject moving construction signs off the road at the intersection of Knoles and University Drive. The subject was cleared after a field interview. The signs were safely put back in their rightful place.

July 6

At 11:49 a.m., NAUPD received an alarm from the University Union. Upon NAUPD’s arrival, they cited one subject for trespassing on campus and educated the Union staff on the proper use of the alarms.

July 12

At 11:40 a.m., NAUPD received a report of someone operating a forklift while on their phone. An officer made contact and advised the subject on the dangers of texting and forklifting. Everything was fine.

July 13

At 11:50 a.m., a staff member in Gabaldon Hall reported that a subject mooned another subject. NAUPD responded but didn’t find the mooner.

July 15

At 1:21 p.m., NAUPD received a call from an elevator in the Babbitt Administration building. The area was searched, but the subject who hit the call button was not there upon NAUPD’s arrival.

July 17

At 2:21 p.m., a staff member in Pine Ridge Village called NAUPD to report another staff member with a leg injury due to broken glass. An officer responded and took the patient to FMC.

At 3:21 p.m., a residence hall director called NAUPD about the smell of marijuana in Tinsley Hall. NAUPD responded to the hall, and one student was criminally deferred for possession and use of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

July 19

At 8:49 a.m., NAUPD reported being with a subject on the Urban Trail near the I-17 off ramp. After a field interview, the subject was arrested and booked into CCDF on an outstanding warrant.

July 21

At 2 p.m., construction staff at the new Honors College reported a subject who was sexually assaulted at an earlier time. NAUPD responded to the call and arrested another subject in relation to the assault. The subject was booked into CCDF for sexual assault and aggravated assault.