Triton College Police Department
Daily Incident Log - January 2004

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Complt.

Number

Date
Time
(24 hr)
Incident w/brief Narrative
Location
Disposition
04-0001
01/03/04
0213
Assist Other Police Department – No Driver's License – Employee reported a suspicious vehicle on campus.  Upon further investigation it was found the subject did not have a Driver's License
 

Strieby & Industrial Dr.

Offender had warrants, was ticketed and bonded out at River Grove Police Dept.
04-0002
01/05/04
0850
Assist Ambulance – Victim called to report that she fell on ice and injured her knee
 

Learning Resource Center West

River Grove Police Dept. was called for further assistance.  Victim was taken to Gottlieb Hospital for observation.
04-0003
01/05/04
1312
Assist County Police Department - Triton Police Department received notification for an Order of Protection
Triton Police Department
Information disseminated.
04-0004
01/05/04
1404
911 System Activation – Employee advised that she dialed 911 in error
Learning Resource Center 106
No emergency in the area.  Alarm was reset.
04-0005
01/05/04
1953
Assist Motorist – Triton Police Department was notified of an unattended vehicle
5th Ave N/B at Hemmingway Dr
Vehicle had mechanical difficulties and later moved by owner and friends.
04-0006
01/05/04
2036
Suspicious Auto – Employee reported a suspicious vehicle
Forest Preserve Dr. (Behind Bleachers)
The subjects were Triton Trooper Circus Volunteers.
04-0007
01/05/04
2136
Foul Odor – Employee reported a burning or a welding type of odor
North/West side of Robert Collins
The engineer was notified and nothing had been found to cause the odor.
04-0008
01/05/04
2206
Assist Other Police Department – A report of a stray dog running up and down 5th Ave.
5th & Hemmingway
An attempt to catch the animal was unsuccessful.
04-0009
01/06/04
1149
Criminal Damage to State Property – The new Storage Facility Building was damaged
New Storage Building
It was determined that a moving vehicle struck the building.
04-0010
01/06/04
1222
911 System Activation – Employee advised that 911 was dialed in error
Advanced Technology 125
No emergency in the area.
04-0011
01/06/04
1504
Assist Citizen – Victim was unable to locate her vehicle
College Center – B Lot
With the assistance of a police officer her vehicle was found.
04-0012
01/06/04
1556
Assist Other Police Department – Assistance was given to River Grove Police Department
Palmer & Trumble
Assistance was given with a traffic accident.
04-0013
01/07/04
0914
Criminal Damage to State Supported Property – Employee reported damage to the marquee
1st Avenue
It was determined that a vehicle struck the marquee.
04-0014
01/07/04
1217
911 System Activation – Employee advised that 911 was dialed in error
College Center 101A/College Center 100
The area location was incorrect per the 911 monitors.Marlene Ricchio was advised to change the room location.
04-0015
01/07/04
1205
Disturbance – Employee called to report that a student was looking up unauthorized material on the internet
Advanced Technology 114 & 142
Student was asked to cease and complied.Materials printed were confiscated.
04-0016
01/07/04
1212
911 System Activation – Employee advised that 911 was dialed in error
Robert Collins 202
No emergency in the area and alarm reset.
04-0017
01/07/04
1419
Found Article – A radio was turned in
Learning Resource Center 126
Owner is unknown.
04-0018
01/08/04
0707
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area
Advanced Technology 142
Employee was found in the area.He thought the area was already open for day.Alarm reset.
04-0019
01/08/04
0941
911 System Activation – Employee advised that 911 was dialed in error
Die Cast 105F
No emergency in the area.Alarm reset.
04-0020
01/08/04
1127
911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail.Employee stated it was a misdial.
College Center 101A
No emergency in the area.Employee was advised to take more caution when dialing.
04-0021
01/08/04
2047
Assist Other Police Department – Assistance was given to River Grove Police Department
2222 5thAvenue
Assisted with a bar fight.
04-0222
01/09/04
0151
Assist Other Police Department – Assistance was given to Melrose Park Police Department
1st & North Ave
Assisted with an accident.
04-0023
01/09/04
1104
Found Article – A cell phone was found
Learning Resource Center
Owner was contacted.
04-0024
01/09/04
1719
Public Complaint – Triton Police Dept. was notified of a suspicious person
Robert Collins Botanical Gardens
Area was check thoroughly and was found secure.
04-0025
01/09/04
2113
Suspicious Auto – Employee reported a suspicious vehicle
 

North Lot – F Lot

Upon investigation everything was found to be OK. Driver was asked to leave and complied.
04-0026
01/09/04
2343
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area
Robert Collins Pool
Motion from water pumps and flags were setting off the motion detectors.Alarm was by passed.
04-0027
01/10/04
0150
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area
Science Building
Maintenance was found working in the building.Alarm was by passed.
04-0028
01/10/04
0435
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area
Space Center
Maintenance was found working in the building.
04-0029
01/10/04
1701
Noise Complaint – Employee reported a humming sound in the building
 

Liberal Arts – Fire Alarm Station

Engineers were notified and it was found a valve was not functioning.The valve was adjusted.
04-0030
01/11/04
1326
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry
Advanced Technology
An engineer was in the area and set off the alarm.Alarm was reset.
04-0031
01/11/04
1444
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry
College Center
Reason for alarm unknown.The interior door was made secure.
04-0032
01/11/04
1516
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry
Robert Collins Pool
The area was found secure.Reason for alarm unknown.
04-0033
01/12/04
0952
911 System Activation – Ambulance Assist - A recruit from Cook County Sheriffs office advised that another recruit was having trouble breathing
 

Robert Collins 308

River Grove Police ambulance had taken the subject to Gottlieb Hospital for further observation.
04-0034
01/12/04
1618
Power Failure – Employee reported a power failure
West Campus
Com Ed was notified and later fixed the problem.
04-0035
01/12/04
2221
Assist Ambulance – Employee reported that another employee fell and injured his arm
Warehouse
An ambulance was called to the scene and transported to Gottlieb Hospital.
04-0036
01/13/04
1450
Lost Article – Employee reported the loss of her Triton assigned keys
Off campus
Locksmith notified.
04-0037
01/14/04
0814
Lost Article – Employee reported the loss of her Triton assigned keys
Off Campus
Locksmith notified.
04-0038
01/14/04
1502
911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail. Employee stated it was a misdial
College Center 216E
No emergency in the area.
04-0039
01/14/04
1618
911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail.Employee stated it was a misdial
Learning Resource Center 106G
No emergency in the area.
04-0040
01/14/04
2013
Assist Other Police Department – Employee reported a traffic accident
5th & North Avenue
Officer assisted Melrose Park Police Dept with traffic direction.
04-0041
01/14/04
2232
Suspicious Person –Employee reported a male subject following her around for two days and making her feel uncomfortable
 

College Center 100

Subject was advised to call Triton Police Department the next time the subject is in the area.
04-0042
01/15/04
1115
911 System Activation – Employee from Cook County advised that 911 was dialed in error
Robert Collins 308
No emergency in area.Alarm reset.
04-0043
01/15/04
1357
911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail. Employee advised that she dialed in error
Learning Resource Center 201
No emergency in the area.Alarm reset.
04-0044
01/15/04
1633
911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail.Employee advised that she dialed in error
Learning Resource Center 204
No emergency in the area.Alarm reset.
04-0045
01/15/04
1650
Traffic Arrest – Suspended Driver's License – On a routine traffic stop the offender was found to have a suspended Drivers License
5th & Strieby
Subject was taken into custody and later bonded out.
04-0046
01/16/04
0022
Assist Other Police Department – Assistance was given to River Grove Police Department
8636 Grand Ave- River Grove(Off campus)
River Grove officer requested Triton officer to assist.
04-0047
01/16/04
1050
Found Articles –Employee turned in several found articles
College Center 140
Owner contacted.
04-0048
01/16/04
1341
Theft of Lost Property – Subject reported the theft of mislaid property
Robert Collins Wrestling Room
A check of the area yielded negative results.Report on file.
04-0049
01/16/04
1543
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded advising of possible unauthorized access
Learning Resource Center 125
Employee was found in the area and reminded of procedures.
04-0050
01/16/04
1614
Suspicious Person – Triton Police Department was called to check on a white male subject aimlessly wandering the halls with no destination.
 

Industrial Careers

 

Upon officers’ arrival, student said he was looking for his instructor.
04-0051
01/17/04
1633
Assist Melrose Park Police Department – Traffic Accident
 

5th & North Avenue

Officer assisted with directing traffic.
04-0052
01/18/04
1904
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area
Science
Building was found secure and reason for alarm in unknown.
04-0053
01/18/04
2241
Burglar Alarm – Checkpoint security from Minnesota notified Triton Police Department that the alarm soundeda 
Bookstore (on Campus)
The officer made sure every door was locked and secured.Reason for alarm unknown.
04-0054
01/18/04
0312
Assist Other Police Department – Assistance was given to Melrose Park Police Department
5th & Strieby
Assistance was given on a traffic stop, which resulted in an arrest.
04-0055
01/19/04
0630
Assist Other Police Department – River Grove Police Department needed assistance with a traffic stop
5th & Palmer
Upon further investigation, subject had a suspended Driver's License.
04-0056
01/19/04
0926
Disturbance – A student was causing a disturbance
Bookstore
Subject was asked to leave the area and complied.
04-0057
01/20/04
1315
Found Property – Several items were turned in.
D-Lot
Owner was contacted.
04-0058
01/20/04
1414
Public Complaint – General- Employee reported that a student wanted to meet with the president. Student was disruptive.
President’s Office
Student felt she was receiving unfair treatment on campus. 
04-0059
01/20/04
1439
911 System Activation – Upon call back the system rang into voice mail.Employee advised that it was a misdial.
Liberal Arts 210C
No emergency in the area.
04-0060
01/20/04
1602
911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail.Employee advised that it was a misdial
Robert Collins 203
No emergency in the area.
04-0061
01/20/04
1614
Public Complaint – A student reported a reckless driver who cut his vehicle off and made threatening jestures 
5th & Hemmingway Drive
Offender was located on CCTV, was spoken to and the matter was resolved.
04-0062
01/20/04
1715
Found Articles – A Driver's License was turned in.
Advanced Technology Computer Lab
Owner notified.
04-0063
01/21/04
0320
Assist Other Police Department – Assistance was given to Melrose Park Police Department
1st & Strieby
Officer assisted Melrose Park Police with a traffic stop.
04-0064
01/21/04
0901
911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail.Employee stated that it was a misdial
Robert Collins 101
No emergency in the area.
04-0065
01/21/04
0940
911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail.Employee stated it was a misdial
College Center 226
No emergency in the area.
04-0066
01/21/04
1217
Theft Under $300.00 – Information to follow
Industrial Careers
Report on file.
04-0067
01/21/04
1324
Lost Article – Student reported the loss of her US Citizenship Card
Bookstore
Report on file.
04-0068
01/21/04
1700
Assist Citizen – Employee stated he left a space heater running in his office
Liberal Arts 102J
Officer turned the heater off.
04-0069
01/21/04
1750
Assist Other Police Department – Assistance was given to River Grove Police Department
5th & Hemmingway
Officer assisted a stranded motorist.
04-0070
01/21/04
1940
Disturbance – Employee reported students playing loud music
Robert Collins 104B
Students were spoken to and agreed to turn down the music.
04-0071
01/21/04
2145
911 System Activation – Employee called 911 for assistance in closing a door
Robert Collins – 2nd floor by elevator
Officer assisted in closing the door and dispatcher advised employee to only use 911 for emergency situations.
04-0072
01/22/04
0903
Traffic Accident – No injuries
5th & Hemmingway
No injuries.
04-0073
01/22/04
0903
Theft Under $300.00 – Student reported the theft of her purse and contents
 

Science 124

Area was checked with negative results.Report on file.
04-0074
01/22/04
1027
Fire – Report of a microwave fire.The extinguisher case would not open.
 

Science 100

Upon officers arrival the fire was put out.Maintenance and safety officer were notified
04-0075
01/22/04
1435
911 System Activation –Upon call back employee advised that she dialed 911 in error.
Liberal Arts 210F
No emergency in the area.Alarm reset.
04-0076
01/22/04
1605
911 System ActivationUpon callback employee advised that she dialed 911 in error- 
Health 120
No emergency in the area.Alarm reset.
04-0077
01/22/04
1902
Traffic Accident- No injuries
D Lot Aisle 57
Report on file.
04-0078
01/22/04
2157
Assist Citizen – Due to weather conditions, student requested assistance with her vehicle that would not start.
D Lot Aisle 48
Officers assisted the subject.
04-0079
01/23/04
0114
Missing Person – Adult Female – Father came to the station to report his daughter was missing. She was last seen on campus
 

 

Science Building

Area and campus were searched with negative results Victim was entered into LEADS.  Missing Adult later returned home. 
04-0080
01/23/04
0958
Aggravated Assault - Resisting Arrest - Interference with a Public Institution of Higher Ed. – Employee reported a fight
Learning Resource Center 205F
Subject was taken into custody, and complaints were signed.Report on file.
04-0081
01/23/04
1025
Disturbance – Employee reported a student was causing a disturbance
College Center 216W
When officer arrived the subject was gone.
04-0082
01/23/04
1332
911 System Activation – Upon callback employee advised that 911 was dialed in error 
JTI 119
No emergency in the area.
04-0083
01/24/04
0212
911 System Activation – Upon call back employee advised 911 was dialed in error
Industrial Careers 100
No emergency in the area.
04-0084
01/25/04
1411
Burglar Alarm – The alarm sounded for unlawful entry.The NE fire door was found open
 

Business

A thorough search of the building found no one in the area.Reason for alarm unknown.
04-0085
01/25/04
1542
Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry.
 

Business

The exterior doors were found secure.A thorough search of the building found no one in the area.Reason for alarm unknown.
04-0086
01/26/04
1137
Theft Under $300.00 – Unfounded

Victim reported the theft of her book bag and its contents

Bookstore
Employee returned the book bag and its contents to the owner.
04-0087
01/26/04
1857
Lost Articles – Student reported the loss of his wallet and contents
College Center 100
Report on file.
04-0088
01/27/04
0905
Health Hazard – A report that the condition of the vending machine was unsanitary
JTI – Vending Area
Ace Coffee Bar was notified and advised that the machine would be replaced.
04-0089
01/27/04
1122
Theft Under $300.00 - An employee reported several items were missing from the area
Learning Resource Center 125
Report on file.
04-0090
01/27/04
1132
Attempted Bribery – Offender tried to use bribery to get out of a ticket
 

JTI 

Incident was reported to the Assistant State's Attorney Office.Report on file.
04-0091
01/27/04
1227
911 System Activation – Alarm rang for a 911 call
Learning Resource Center
No one was found in the area.Possible malfunction in the system.
04-0092
01/27/04
1400
911 System Activation – Alarm sounded in the area. No answer on callback.Employee advised 911 was dialed in error
Liberal Arts 124
No emergency in the area.Alarm reset.
04-0093
01/27/04
1720
Suspicious Person – A report of a male white subject walking through the parking lot looking suspicious
Robert Collins Parking Lot
Upon officers arrival subject was gone.
04-0094
01/27/04
2041
Suspicious Auto – A report of a suspicious vehicle 
D – Lot
Subjects stated they were waiting for a friend.
04-0095
01/28/04
1136
Assist Ambulance – A student reported she had fallen and hurt her shoulder
Triton College Police Department
River Grove Ambulance transported subject to Gottlieb Hospital for further observation.
04-0096
01/28/04
1144
No Driver's License – On routine parking enforcement, subject was found driving with a suspended Drivers License
Perimeter Dr
Subject was arrest and bonded out and will appear in court.
04-0097
01/28/04
1425
Public Complaint – General – Employee called to report that a student has been continuously calling the President’s office and other departments
Learning Resource Center
Offender was previously arrested on campus and a letter was sent advising that she is not allowed on campus and she was warned about harassment.
04-0098
01/28/04
1446
Suspicious Auto – A student reported being followed on campus by a suspicious vehicle
C – Lot
Subject was advised to call Triton Police Department if she sees the vehicle again.
04-0099
01/28/04
1945
911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail.Employee stated that it was a misdial
College Center 216E
No emergency in the area.
04-0100
01/28/04
2019
Medical Assist – A employee reported a student requested medical attention for a cut on a finger
Technology 114
Victim was supplied with a bandage and refused any further medical treatment.
04-0101
01/28/04
2126
Burglary From Motor Vehicle – Criminal Damage to Auto - A student reported that unknown person broke into her car (broken window) and stole her car stereo and other items while she was in class
H – Lot
Report on file.
04-0102
01/28/04
2139
Assist Citizen – Student reported that he could not locate his vehicle
Triton College Police Department
With officer’s assistance, the vehicle was found.The owner was intoxicated and agreed to call for a ride home.
04-0103 01/29/04 1304 Found Articles - Several found items were turned in. College Center Report on file.
04-0104 01/30/04 1229 Theft Under $300.00 - Employee reported a theft of money belonging to a student. College Center Report on file.
04-0105 01/30/04 1434 Found Articles - Student turned in a book bag with its contens Health Building Report on file.
04-0106 01/31/04 0259 Suspicious Auto - Employee reported a suspicious vehicle D-Lot Owner of vehicle was asked to leave campus and complied.
04-0107 01/31/04 1328 Theft Under $300.00 - Student reported the theft of her wallet Technology (Lounge Area) Report on file.
04-0108 01/31/04 1648 Assist Citizen - Student requested assistance in locating his vehicle H Lot Officer helped to locate the vehicle.