Police Beat Nov. 2 to 8: Flagstaff's first snowfall

A review of police activity in Flagstaff and NAU

Feb. 4

At 11:35 a.m., a McConnell Hall RA filed a complaint regarding the odor of marijuana. NAUPD officers responded, and a student was deferred for ownership of drug paraphernalia.

At 12:27 p.m., NAUPD received a call regarding skateboarders in the Knowles Parking Garage. NAUPD responded and informed the subject about the on-campus skateboard rules and regulations.

Feb. 5

At 8:50 a.m., NAUPD received a call from a faculty member that a student had passed out at the Wettaw Building. The Flagstaff Fire Department (FFD) and Guardian Medical Transport (GMT) responded, however the student refused medical transport.

At 1:13 p.m., staff at Health Professions called to report an odor of smoke in the building and a pull station was activated. The area was searched and it was determined that the alarm was caused by workers cutting metal in the basement. Fire Life Safety (FLS) was notified.

At 4:21 p.m., an RA reported the theft of various room door signs at Reilly Hall. NAUPD responded and took note of the thefts.

At 8:12 p.m., a staff member reported the smell of burning electric wires in the Adel Mathematics Building. NAUPD and FFD responded and concluded that the odor was caused by a hot speaker. FFD safely cleared the scene.

Feb. 6

At 10:26 a.m., a shuttle driver reported that a delivery truck broke down and blocked the roadway on South Knowles Drive and West Riordan Road. NAUPD responded to direct traffic until the truck was able to proceed off the roadway.

At 5:56 p.m., an RA reported damage to a Target shopping cart at South Village Apartments. NAUPD cited one student for criminal damage.

At 9:06 p.m., NAUPD received a supervisory alarm from McConnell Hall. Officers responded and discovered the alarm was triggered by burnt food.

Feb. 7

At 1:04 a.m., a resident of Hilltop Townhomes reported a noise complaint in the general area. NAUPD officers responded and deferred one student for the possession of drug paraphernalia.

At 5:30 a.m., the Drury Inn staff members reported two non-students napping on the third floor of the building without proper identification. The two subjects left the building after being warned of trespassing.

At 8:08 a.m., a student caught a wandering dog at Sechrist Hall and called NAUPD. Officers returned the lost pet to its owner.

At 8:52 a.m., a student at the corner of South San Francisco Street and East Franklin Avenue reported that a staff member had slipped on ice and injured their foot. FFD, GMT and NAUPD responded and transported the staff member to the Flagstaff Medical Center (FMC) for treatment.

At 1:11 p.m., a staff member at the Health and Learning Center (HLC) called NAUPD after receiving a suspicious phone call. Officers responded and concluded that the phone call had been a telemarketer.

At 3:51 p.m., NAUPD received a report of a concerning window decoration at Cowden Hall. Officers responded and had the resident take the decoration down.

Feb. 8

At 1:36 p.m., FFD received a fire alarm from Campus Heights Apartments. Officers responded and discovered the alarm was caused by a defective stove. Fire Life Safety (FLS) and Facilities Management were notified of the incident.

At 11:49 p.m., students reported loud behavior and music in Allen Hall. NAUPD asked the students to quiet down and the students complied.

Feb. 9

At 12:52 a.m., staff reported an intoxicated student at Calderon Learning Community. FFD, GMT and NAUPD responded and transported the student to FMC for treatment. The student was deferred for underage alcohol consumption.

At 2:56 a.m., a NAUPD officer pulled a student over on SouthSan Francisco Street and West Runke Drive for unruly driving. The student had a blood alcohol content above 0.08.

At 8:59 p.m., an RA reported a student trying to purchase a fake ID at Tinsley Hall. NAUPD responded but was unable to locate the subject.

Feb. 10

At 11:00 a.m., a student reported that they forgot their musical instrument at the Performing and Fine Arts Building. NAUPD responded and unlocked the building for the student.

At 1:08 p.m., staff at Allen Hall reported the smell of marijuana. Officers responded, cited and released one student for possession of marijuana. A second student was deferred for minor in possession of alcohol.

At 8:29 p.m., NAUPD officers booked one student into the Coconino County Detention Facility (CCDF) for custody of marijuana, use of marijuana and tampering of evidence. Another student was booked into CCDF for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.