Incident Journal


Beacon Archive.

The Emerson College Police Department department provides the Incident Journal to the Beacon every week. Beacon staff edit the Incident Journal for style and clarity, but not for content.

Tuesday, Oct. 9

The Emerson College Police Department is investigating a report from a staff member who received an email from a person with no Emerson affiliation.

Wednesday, Oct. 10

ECPD intervened with a student for disorderly behavior in the Dining Center.

An ECPD officer found smashed objects on the ground at the back of the Piano Row residence hall. They do not know who conducted the vandalism.

ECPD responded to a fire alarm in the 12 Hemenway residence hall after a student left popcorn inside a microwave oven for too long. The incident did not cause a fire.

Thursday, Oct. 11

The Office of Housing and Residential Life turned over a plastic bag of marijuana confiscated from students to ECPD.

A student reported the theft of personal items after leaving a bag unattended inside the Max Cafe.

Saturday, Oct. 13

A motor vehicle parked for a significant period of time inside ECPD’s designated parking area. ECPD issued a parking citation after attempting to contact the owner.

Sunday, Oct. 14

ECPD investigated a report of a security officer sleeping on the job inside the Ansin Building.

ECPD observed minor damage to the college shuttle bus at Paramount Center.

ECPD investigated a report from a person with no Emerson affiliation who believed a student assaulted them after almost hitting them with a skateboard in the area of Washington St. and Summer St.