Thursday, October 7
1:43 a.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm on the second floor of Keep. The entire second floor was checked, but the activated detector reset before it could be located.
7:49 a.m. Custodial staff reported vandalism in several areas throughout Price Hall. Pictures were removed from the walls. Glass in the pictures was broken and some were found on the floor. Incident is under investigation.
9:43 a.m. An officer on routine rounds at Saunders observed two pictures on the floor in the south stairwell, with the glass on one cracked. Also a mirror was missing from the sink in the lobby of Lord. Incident is under investigation.
6:38 p.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm on the seventh floor of Firelands. Occupant removed the smoke detector head while cooking and activated the alarm. Occupant was advised against his actions. The alarm was reset.
7:00 p.m. A student reported the theft of his bicycle, locked to a tree, at a residence on Woodland Street. The bicycle is a KHS Flight 100, dark gray, single speed, valued at $400.00.
8:11 p.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at South Hall. The cause of the alarm was smoke from cooking. The area was cleared and the alarm reset.
Friday, October 8th
5:48 p.m. An officer responding to a lockout call at Firelands observed a bicycle on fire on the east side several feet from the main entrance. Oberlin Fire Department responded. The bicycle was moved away from the entrance by the officer and the fire extinguished. It is unknown at this time who is responsible for the damage.
3:30 p.m. Officers responded to Burton Hall regarding a marijuana odor. The strongest odor was located at a room on the third floor. Occupant of the room admitted smoking marijuana. No additional contraband was observed in the room.
Saturday, October 9th
4:23 a.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at Langston Hall, second floor. A check of the entire area was made and an activated pull station was found near the southeast stairwell. It appeared the pull station was activated intentionally and for no reason. The activation is under investigation.
5:05 a.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at Barrows Hall, first floor. An activated pull station was located by the north entrance. The area was checked and found to be ok. Activation is under investigation.
6:31 p.m. A student reported stepping on a metal stake sticking out of the ground on the east side of Harkness tree lawn. The student received a laceration, but refused medical treatment at this time. A barricade was placed over the stake and a work order was filed.
7:02 p.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at Firelands, second floor. The cause of the alarm was smoke from hot oil. The alarm was silenced and reset.
11:38 p.m. Officers responded to a reported unauthorized party at Goldsmith apartments. There were students lined up outside and approximately 200 students inside the apartment. The party was shut down and attendees dispersed from the area. A second party was observed at another Goldsmith apartment, which was also closed down.
Sunday, October 10th
1:55 a.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at East Hall. There was no fire. It is unknown at this time who activated the pull station.
12:44 a.m. Officers responded to an unauthorized party in a room in Kahn Hall. Occupants advised they were just dancing and drinking. Several bottles off alcohol were confiscated and disposed of at the Safety and Security Office.
4:04 a.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to an activated pull station alarm at Barnard. The area was checked and the pull station was activated intentionally. The system was reset and the activation is under investigation.
8:30 a.m. An officer on patrol in Kahn Hall observed a broken coffee table in the first floor common area. It is unknown when the vandalism occurred or who is responsible.
12:16 p.m. Staff at Philips Gym requested an ambulance for an injured Ultimate Frisbee player. The participant went to grab the Frisbee and fell to the ground injuring her neck. The female was transported to Mercy Allen Medical Center for treatment.
11:49 a.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at Dascomb dining hall. There was no fire. Smoke from the Panini sandwich maker activated the alarm. The alarm was silenced and reset.
Monday, October 11th
11:30 a.m. A student reported his iPod Touch missing, possibly from a second floor restroom in Price Hall. The iPod is a 32gig, silver front with gray back, valued at $300.00.
5:15 p.m. A student reported the theft of her cell phone from Stevenson dining hall on Sunday, October 10th. The Blackberry Curve was taken from her bag, which was left unattended on the coat rack at the dining hall. The cell phone is black in color with a clear screen and valued at $100.00.
11:45 p.m. Officers and Oberlin Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at South Hall, third floor. There was no fire at this time. It appeared the pull station was activated for no apparent reason.
Tuesday, October 12th
12:18 a.m. An officer en route to the Environmental Studies building observed two males individuals breaking wine bottles under the carport area. When the officer was observed, the males fled the area between houses. A work order was filed for clean up of the glass.
2:44 p.m. A staff member reported vandalism at Zechiel House, first floor. Several emergency spotlights were pulled from the ceiling and hanging by wires. An electrician, already on site, was making repairs.
Wednesday, October 13th
12:09 a.m. An officer on patrol of Harkness observed a fire extinguisher that was partially discharged in the lower level of the north stairs. A work order was filed for clean up and replacement of the extinguisher.