Incident Journal: ECPD provides medical assistance, responds to disturbances


By Vivi Smilgius

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, January 24

ECPD responded to a fire alarm in the Ansin Building at 6:45 a.m. The Boston Fire Department responded and attributed the alarm to a faulty pipe in the basement. Emerson College Facilities staff repaired the pipe and BPD gave the all clear.

Tuesday, January 25

ECPT responded to a Little Building elevator entrapment at 2:28 a.m. A cleaning staff member was released from the elevator unharmed.

Tuesday, January 25

ECPD received a report of suspicious activity observed on campus on Monday. ECPD shared the information with BPD.

Wednesday, January 26

ECPD assisted an Emerson community member in need of medical attention at 7:49 a.m.

Wednesday January 26

ECPD was made aware of thefts from the Walker Building and is currently  investigating.

Thursday, January 27

ECPD assisted BPD with an ongoing investigation involving a moped theft. The moped was stolen on a public street near Avery Street.

Thursday, January 27

ECPD assisted a 2 Boylston Place resident requiring medical assistance. The student did not seek additional assistance.

Friday, January 28

ECPD responded to a disturbance outside the college’s Print and Copy Center. ECPD spoke to the reporting party and referred the incident to Housing and Residential Education staff.