Triton College Police Department
Daily Incident Log - March 2004

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Complt.
Number

Date

Time

(24 hr)

Incident w/brief Narrative

Location

Disposition

04-0230

03/01/04

2204

Operating With a Suspended Registration – On a routine traffic stop, driver had a suspended registration

 

Circle & College Center

Offender was arrested, bonded out.

04-0231

03/02/04

0653

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area

 

 

Robert Collins Pool

Employee found in area, was reminded of alarm procedures.

04-0232

03/02/04

0932

Assist Other Police Department – Franklin Park Police requested assistance

Grand Ave and Belmont

Assistance given.

04-0233

03/02/04

1412

Traffic Accident- Hit and Run- Victim reported someone had hit his vehicle and left the scene

University Drive

Vehicle not parked in view of CCTV cameras, report on file.

04-0234

03/02/04

1840

Criminal Damage to Property – Employee reported damage to a vending machine

 

 

Health – 1st Floor West End

Offender found and will make restitution.

04-0235

03/02/04

1859

Public Complaint – Student reported almost being struck by a vehicle

 

 

Triton College Police Dept

Complainant requested more traffic enforcement on campus.

04-0236

03/02/04

2041

Found Property – Several found items were turned in

Bookstore

Owner was contacted.

04-0237

03/0204

2236

Theft of Motor Vehicle Parts – A student reported the theft of 2 hub caps from his vehicle

H Lot

Report on file.

04-0238

03/03/04

0850

Assist Citizen – A parent was concerned over the well being of her daughter who is not a student

 

Learning Resource Center 111

Subject was found and was spoken to. All checked out normal.

04-0239

03/03/04

1111

Medical Assist – An employee requested transportation/treatment to Health Services after possible exposure to an illness

Triton College Police Dept

Report completed by Health Services nurse.

04-0240

03/03/04

1219

Assist Ambulance – An employee reported a subject having a seizure

 

Learning Resource Center 137

Subject was transported by RGFD to Gottlieb Hospital.

04-0241

03/03/04

1514

Lost Articles – A student reported the loss of several articles

College Center (By bus shelter)

Report on file.

04-0242

03/03/04

2252

Found Articles – An Illinois Driver's License was turned in

Advanced Technology 142

 Owner was contacted.

04-0243

03/03/04

2252

Found Articles – A text book was turned in

Advanced Technology 142

Owner unknown.

04-0244

03/04/04

1330

Disturbance – Fights-Riots-Brawls – An employee reported that 2 male black students were fighting

 

 

Circle Drive

Offenders were taken into custody.   No charges filed.  Referred to the Dean of Students. 

04-0245

03/04/04

1437

Found Articles – An employee turned in several found articles

Learning Resource Center 122C

Report on file.

04-0246

03/04/04

1935

Assist Citizen – A student reported that her vehicle was blocked in by several illegal parkers

 

 

D Lot – South of Die Cast

Some vehicles were moved. Assistance given to complainant. 

04-0247

03/04/04

2101

In-State Warrant  - On a route traffic stop it was found that subject was wanted by Melrose Park P.D

5th & Hemingway

Subject was taken into custody and turned over to MPPD.

04-0248

03/04/04

2250

Found Articles – A wallet and its contents were turned in

Advanced Technology 142

Owner contacted.

04-0249

03/05/04

0927

Accidental Damage to Property – An employee reported a broken window that was blown out by heavy winds

 

Health

Maintenance was informed and boarded up the window until it can be replaced.

04-0250

03/05/04

1535

Theft Under $300.00 – An employee reported the theft of her purse.  The purse contained a payroll check and miscellaneous personal items.

Learning Resource Center 327

The purse was located and all contents were accounted for.  Theft unfounded.

04-0251

03/06/04

9925

Unsecured Property – East, North, and South West doors were found to be “wide open”

 

Robert Collins

Reason for the doors being open is unknown. All doors were made secure.

04-0252

03/06/04

0808

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area

Robert Collins Pool

No one was found in the area.  Cause for activation is unknown.

04-0253

03/07/04

1112

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area

 

Robert Collins Pool

No one was found in the area.  Cause for activation is unknown. 

04-0254

03/07/04

1155

Burglar Alarm – Fine Arts – Alarm sounded in the area

 

 

Fine Arts

Doors were found unsecured.  No one found in the area.  Reason for activation is unknown.

04-0255

03/07/04

1201

Found Property – An employee turned in a found article

Fine Arts 112

 Owner is unknown.

04-0256

03/08/04

0713

Theft Under $300.00 – An employee reported several items were stolen from his office

Liberal Arts 102H

See Report for details.

04-0257

03/08/04

1115

Traffic Accident – Hit and Run – An employee reported someone had hit his vehicle and left the scene

 

 

F Lot

Minor damage was sustained.  CCTV cameras were viewed with negative results.  Report on file.

04-0258

03/08/04

1835

Parking Complaint – A student requested TCPD to document a complaint regarding the parking situation

 

D Lot

There will be more enforcement from Triton Police Department

04-0259

03/09/04

0826

Assist Citizen – A report of 2 males smoking in the building

 

College Center 100

Subjects were spoken to and advised that they could not smoke inside the building.

04-0260

03/09/04

1103

Traffic Accident – Hit & Run – A student reported some had hit her vehicle and left the scene

F Lot Aisle 70

Report on file.

04-0261

03/09/04

1659

Found Articles – Several articles were turned in

Liberal Arts

Report on file.  Owner unknown.

04-0262

03/09/04

1952

Theft Under $300.00 – An employee reported the theft of currency

College Center 113

CCTV footage at said time viewed with negative results.

04-0263

03/09/04

1048

Theft Under $300.00 – An employee reported the theft of his cell phone

College Center Room 216

Report on File.

04-0264

03/10/04

2242

Assist Citizen – Employees were having a verbal argument

Warehouse

Matter was settled.

04-0265

03/10/04

2252

Found Articles – A cell phone was found

Advanced Technology 142

Owner unknown.

04-0266

03/11/04

0010

Medical Assist – Employee reported that another employee had injured his hand

 

Science

Subject was transported to Gottlieb Emergency Room.

04-0267

03/11/04

1633

Criminal Damage To Property Auto – Student reported the passenger side mirror was broken on her vehicle

 

 

A Lot

Officer did not find any parts of the broken mirror on the ground near the vehicle.  CCTV camera was not checked because vehicle was out of range.  Report on file.

04-0268

03/11/04

2258

Found Articles – An Illinois Driver's License was found

Advanced Technology 142

Owner contacted.

04-0269

03/12/04

1053

Medical Assist –An employee reported feeling ill

Advanced Technology 121

On officers and nurse’s arrival, subject was taken to Health Services.

04-0270

03/12/04

1206

Burglary From Motor Vehicle – Criminal Damage to Property - Employee reported unknown person had burglarized a Triton van stealing tools.  The rear door lock was damaged

I Lot

Report on file.

04-0271

03/12/04

1809

Found Article – A wrist watch was turned in

Industrial Careers Lab

Owner unknown.

04-0272

03/12/04

0955

Medical Assist – A report that 2 students bumped heads while swimming in the pool.

 

 

Robert Collins Pool

Victims were given bags of ice for minor bumps on foreheads.  Further medical assistance was refused.

04-0273

03/14/04

0950

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area

 

Robert Collins Pool

No one was found in the area.  All doors were found secure.  Reason for alarm unknown.

04-0274

03/14/04

1120

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry

Fine Arts

The West exit door was found unsecured.  No one found in the area.  Door was secured. Reason for alarm unknown.

04-0275

03/14/04

1134

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry

Robert Collins Pool

No one was found in the area.  Reason for alarm unknown.

04-0276

03/14/04

1405

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry

 

 

Business

Officer made a search of the building.  No one was found in the area.  All doors were found secured.  Reason for alarm unknown.

04-0277

03/15/04

1320

Found Article – A folder with miscellaneous papers was turned in

Technology

Report on file.

04-0278

03/16/04

0942

Traffic Accident – No injuries

University Drive

Minor damage to one vehicle.  Report on file.

04-0279

03/16/04

1134

Found Articles – An unknown student turned in several found items

College Center

Owner unknown.

04-0280

03/16/04

1328

Animal Complaint – Student reported a dog alone in a locked vehicle

A Lot

Upon officer’s arrival, vehicle was gone.

04-0281

03/17/04

0901

Traffic Accident – Hit and Run – Victim reported someone had his vehicle and left the scene

C lot

Vehicle was not parked in view of CCTV cameras.

04-0282

03/17/04

1412

Traffic accident – Victim reported his vehicle was hit while parked

D lot

Both vehicle sustained minor damage.  Report on file.

04-0283

03/17/04

1522

Theft Under $300.00 – Employee reported a theft of currency from a bank bag

Space Center

Report on file.

04-0284

03/17/04

1525

Lost Property – Student reported the loss of his book bag and its contents

College Center Cafeteria

Report on file.

04-0285

03/17/04

2257

Found Articles – An Illinois driver's license was found

Advanced Technology 142

Owner contacted

04-0286

03/18/04

1311

Found Article – A ring was found

Learning Resource Center 116

Report on file.

04-0287

03/18/04

1331

Assist Other Police Department – Assisted River Grove Police Department

Grand & River Road

Officer assisted with a traffic accident.

04-0288

03/18/04

1941

Public Complaint – Employee reported that a subject working on a computer was soliciting minor females on a chat line.

 

Learning Resource Center Library

A strong verbal warning to be cautious while chatting on school computers.  Subject left the area.

04-0289

03/18/04

2013

Other Investigation – Quasi Criminal – A report of a suspicious liquid substance that was found in the parking lot

D Lot

It was determined the substance was a jar of cleaning fluid.

04-0290

03/18/04

2253

Found Articles – An Illinois Driver's License was found

Advanced Technology 142

Owner contacted.

04-0291

03/19/04

0706

Found Property An Illinois Driver's License was found

D Lot

Owner contacted.

04-0292

03/19/04

1000

Found Articles – A jacket was found

Triton College Police Dept

Owner unknown.

04-0293

03/19/04

1006

Traffic – Suspended Drivers License – Uninsured Motor Vehicle – Harassment –A Student reported being harassed by another student. Offender was stopped for questioning, and it was discovered he had a suspended driver's license and the vehicle was uninsured    

5th & Hemmingway

Subject was arrested charged and released on bond.

04-0294

04/19/04

1042

Found Property – A savings passbook was turned in

Liberal Arts

Owner contacted.

04-0295

04/19/04

1152

Traffic Accident – No Injuries –Victim reported another student hit her vehicle

Front Street Aisle 54

Minor damage to vehicle.

04-0296

03/19/04

1209

Assist Citizen – Students reported to Triton Police Department to be aware of an incident they were involved in with Maywood Police Department

Triton College Police Department/Maywood Police Department

Report noted.

04-0297

03/19/04

1351

Lost Articles – Student reported the loss of several Identification Cards. Not sure of the location where they were lost

Advanced Technology – Robert Collins – Liberal Arts

Report on file

04-0298

03/19/04

2129

Found Property – An Illinois Driver's License was found

Advanced Technology 142

Owner contacted.

04-0299

03/20/04

0943

Station Information – An employee reported that S & S Towing was removing a car that had no plate, engine or transmission.

Industrial Careers  -Caged Area North Side

Car was towed to West Suburban Auto Wreckers.

04-0300

03/20/04

1002

Alarm Fire – Alarm sounded in the area A student had pulled the alarm

Robert Collins

River Grove Fire Dept. was notified not to come. There was no fire or emergency in the area. 

04-0301

03/20/04

1432

Theft Over $300.00 – A report of personal belongings were stolen from a locker

Robert Collins Men’s Locker Room 118

Report on file.

04-0302

03/20/04

1713

Assist Other Police Department – Assisted River Grove Police Department attempt to capture a vicious dog

Fullerton & Leyden

The capture of the dog was successful.

04-0303

03/20/04

1718

Found Articles – Several found articles were turned in

Advanced Technology 150

Report on file.

04-0304

03/20/04

1720

Found Articles – Employee turned in a pair of glasses

Advanced Technology 150

Report on file.

04-0305

03/20/04

1845

911 System Activation - River Grove Police Dept. notified Triton Police Department of a hang up.  911 Board did not sound

Earth & Space Center

No emergency in the area.

04-0306

03/21/04

1343

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry

Science

The NW door was found to be unsecured.  A check of the building showed no one in the area.   Building was made secure and alarm reset.

04-0307

03/21/04

1556

Assisted Other Police Department – Melrose Park requested assistance

5th Ave & North Avenue

Assistance was given for A Battery In Progress.

04-0308

03/21/04

1738

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry

 

 

  College Center

Doors were found secure.  A complete thorough search of the building was made, and no one was found in the area.  Reason for alarm unknown.

04-0309

03/21/04

1950

Assisted Other Police Department – River Grove Police Department requested assistance

Palmer & West St

Officer assisted in capturing the offender in a theft that had occurred.

04-0310

03/20/04

1038

Foul Odor – Employee reported a strong gas smell

Industrial Career

Engineers were notified.  The smell was found to be sewer gas.  No danger in the area.

04-0311

03/22/04

1113

Assist medical – Employee reported that a student left her asthma pump at home and was having problems breathing

Space Center

Subject had a reaction to the dust in the area. Moved to a waiting area until the show was over.

04-0312

03/22/04

1554

Assist Other Police Department – Assistance was requested by River Grove Police Department

2900 Grand Ave River Grove

Officers provided assisted with a traffic arrest and subjects were taken into custody.

04-0313

03/23/04

0700

Found Articles – Employee turned in a found book

Business 306

Report on file.

04-0314

03/23/04

0836

Theft – Under $300.00 – An employee gave a counterfeit bill to a contractor who was working on campus

Technology

Employee agreed to reimburse the victim. Case will be referred to the U.S. Secret Service.

04-0315

03/23/04

1019

Found Articles – A text book was found

Liberal Arts 210

Report on file.

04-0316

03/23/04

1441

911 System Activation – River Grove notified Triton College Police of a hang- up

College Center 140H

No one was found in the area. A complete check was made of the area.

04-0317

03/23/04

1628

911 System Activation – River Grove notified Triton College Police of a second hang-up in the area

College Center 140H

Employee reported there were no problems in the area.

04-0318

03/24/04

0838

Ambulance Assist – River Grove Police Department notified Triton Police Department that a ambulance was on its way for a student that was feeling dizzy

College City Link

Student was transported to Gottlieb Hospital for treatment.

04-0319

03/24/04

1939

Suspicious Vehicles – An employee notified Triton Police Department of two suspicious vehicles

Technology North Side (A Lane)

Upon officers arrival, the occupants were asked to leave campus and complied

04-0320

03/26/04

0813

Graffiti – No Damage – A report of graffiti was called in.

Space Center – East End

Maintenance was notified and was advised to clean up the area.  Pictures were taken.

04-0321

03/26/04

0944

Found Article – An Illinois Identification Card was found

Triton College Police Dept

Owner was contacted.

04-0322

03/26/04

1423

Burglar Alarm – Alarm sounded in the area

Robert Collins Pool

No one was found in the area.  Cause of alarm unknown.

04-0323

03/26/04

2246

Alarm Burglar – Alarm sounded for unlawful entry

Learning Resource Center Cyber Lounge

All doors were found secure. A complete search of the area found no problems.  Reason for alarm unknown.

04-0324

03/28/04

1200

Utilities Complaint – A report of a urinal overflowing (flooded)

Robert Collins Men’s 1st flr. bathroom

Maintenance was notified and the area was cleaned up.

04-0325

03/28/04

1202

Assist Medical – A report that a black male had fallen striking his face

Robert Collins H Lot

River Grove Fire Dept took subject to Gottlieb Hospital.  Report on file.

04-0326

03/28/04

1229

Suspicious Vehicle – An employee reported a suspicious vehicle

J Lot

Upon officer's investigation, the subject was allowed to remain in the area.

04-0327

03/28/04

1842

911 System Activation – Alarm sounded for a 911 call

Robert Collins 2ndfloor

No answer on callback.  A senior citizen was trying to call a cab.

04-0328

03/29/04

0900

Disturbance – A student was being verbally abusive and harassed by another student

Science – Liberal Arts

Report on file.

04-0329

03/29/04

1058

911 System Activation – No answer upon callback.  Employee advised that he dialed in error

Robert Collins 117

No emergency in the area.  Alarm reset.

04-0330

03/29/04

2101

Suspended Registration -   

Strieby Dr at Industrial Dr.  

Driver arrested for driving with suspended registration.  Vehicle towed.

04-0331

03/30/04

0652

Power Failure – Triton College experienced a power failure

Entire Campus

Power was out 3 minutes and came back up.

04-0332

03/30/04

0805

Criminal Damage to State Supported Property – Employee reported an unknown person/s broke into her desk

College Center 113B

Nothing was taken.  Victim stated she thinks someone has a key to her office and would like the lock changed.  Referred to locksmith.

04-0333

03/30/04

1110

911 System Activation – Upon callback the system rang into voice mail. Employee stated that it was a misdial

College Center 219

No emergency in the area.

04-0334

03/30/04

1154

Traffic Accident - Hit and Run – Student reported someone had his vehicle and left the scene

Hemmingway & Circle Drive

Report on file.

04-0335

03/30/04

1112

Disturbance – Two students were found having a verbal altercation

B Lot

Subjects were spoken to and asked to leave and complied.

04-0336

03/31/04

1134

Criminal Damage to Property – Student reported vandalism to his vehicle. Several times, mud and ketchup were found on front of the windshield.

Industrial Careers Parking Lot

Information taken and CCTV cameras were checked.  Nothing was found. Victim was informed to notify Police when he returns to class so CCTV monitors could keep an on his vehicle.

04-0337

03/31/04

1545

Suspicious Person – A student reported a suspicious black male wearing a leather jacket, muslin hat and dark pants trying to sell a spray product.

College Center Link

Officer spoke with the individual and found that the incident was unfounded.

04-0338

03/31/04

1802

Traffic Accident – Employee reported a traffic accident

5th & Strieby

Upon officer’s arrival, the subjects were gone.

04-0339

03/31/04

2012

Assist Ambulance – A student reported that another student had fallen and hurt his ankle

Robert Collins Gym

Ambulance responded.