Crime Log 20 MAY 2015
Illegal Substance – Bldg. 3
At 12:37 a.m. while on bike patrol, an officer noticed a strong smell of marijuana near Bldg. 3 and saw some students acting suspiciously. The officer talked to the students about Chemeketa’s drug- and smoke-free policy. The officer also spoke with a nearby instructor and informed him of the incident.
Theft – Bldg. 2
At 2:46 p.m., an officer was sent to return stolen property. The victim said she left her purse in the restroom in Bldg. 8. The victim identified items in her purse and said that a $100 bill was missing.
Theft – Bldg. 5-111
At 10:19 a.m., an officer met an employee who reported finding a baggie of marijuana in Bldg. 5-111. The bag was found in a closet. The officer photographed the scene and took the baggie as evidence.
Theft – Bldg. 6
At 3:55 p.m., an officer took a report of a bicycle theft near Bldg. 6. The victim said the theft occurred between 12:15 and 3:30 p.m. The officer requested the VIN number and recommended the victim report the theft to the sheriff’s office.
Theft – Bldg. 3-103
At 1:38 p.m., an officer received a report from a woman who said her E-Cigarette was stolen. The victim said she left the cigarette, valued at $400, on a bench outside her classroom at approximately 1:20 p.m. and returned to find it gone. A witness to the theft who was sitting outside the classroom said he saw a woman take the cigarette and would contact Public Safety if he saw her again.
Theft – Bldg. 7
At 10:36 a.m., an officer was dispatched to take a bike theft report. The victim said her hybrid bike had been stolen between 2:30 and 8:30 p.m. the previous day. The victim said she had walked by the bike rack during the day and noticed a group of males who appeared to be unlocking a bike.
Harassment – Bldg. 25
At 1:50 p.m., an officer received a report from a student who said she received a threatening phone call the previous day. The male caller’s number was blocked. She said she received the call shortly after walking home, which took her across campus. The caller said he was waiting outside in the bushes and knew where she worked and what route she walked. The victim contacted the Salem Police Department. The Public Safety officer said officers would escort her across campus at any time she wanted and advised her to add the department’s number to her telephone.