On September 3 at 6:46 a.m., the Department of Public Safety responded to a burglary report at the softball field. Upon investigation, a storage shed belonging to a campus department was found to have been opened by force; several tools, possibly used to pick the padlock, were found outside the shed. It is unknown if any objects were missing from the shed.
Taking Halloween Too Seriously
On October 10 at 8:00 a.m., Public Safety cited a vehicle at the University Terrace Apartments which was in violation of University parking regulations. While examining the vehicle, Public Safety observed a machete on the backseat. Upon investigation, the owner of the vehicle was identified as a resident student, who DPS contacted and advised of the University’s parking policy as well as the University’s weapons policy. The machete was turned over to the DPS.
On September 15 at 12:18 a.m., a resident of the 5969 building of Missions A reported that an unknown subject knocked on her window and shined a flashlight through her window. The individual at the window may have been wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, though no further description was available. Additional window locks can be picked up free of charge at Missions Crossroads or any Residential Hall Information Desk.
Res Ipsa Loquitur: Immature Artists
On September 16 at 5:38 p.m., Public Safety responded to a vandalism report. Upon investigation, unknown individual(s) had drawn phallic symbols on two residence hall door tags. The door tags were photographed and removed.
Turning the Tables
On September 7 at 1:07 a.m. at the Missions B Parking Lot, a Public Safety officer observed an individual walk toward the Missions B residential area with a campus-owned table. Upon investigation, the individual was contacted, identified as a student, and was found to be under the influence of alcohol (BAC .152).
Carry Pepper Spray (Really)
At 7:35 a.m. on September 14, the DPS received a report of a male subject who physically assaulted a female resident student while she was off-campus running by 5300 Friars Road. The San Diego Police Department was contacted, and, following its investigation, the male suspect was arrested.
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