Incident Journal


Beacon Archive.

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

Monday, Feb. 4

An Emerson College Police Department officer driving an ECPD cruiser noticed a fight transpiring in the Boylston Place Alley. The incident ended before the officer could turn the cruiser around, and three individuals fled in the direction of Boston Common. None of the involved parties had an affiliation to the college.

ECPD and the Boston Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at the loading dock area of the Semel Theater. The alarm went off because of a malfunction with the outside sprinkler system.  

Wednesday, Feb. 6

An ECPD officer on patrol noticed the front door to the Professional Studies Building was open. ECPD secured the area and Facilities Management inspected and repaired the door.

Thursday, Feb. 7

The Office of Housing and Residence Life confiscated drug paraphernalia containing cannabis in the Piano Row residence hall and turned it over to ECPD.

OHRL turned over cannabis and smoking paraphernalia that was found in the 2 Boylston Place residence hall, to ECPD.