Incident Journal: Three students trapped in Little Building elevator


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An ECPD patrol vehicle.

By Beacon Staff

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.

Tuesday September 22 

 A faculty member reported having their wallet stolen while at an off-campus coffee shop.

Wednesday September 23 

 A Tatte bakery employee told officers that a suspicious person was attempting to shoplift and had been removed by Tatte staff.

Thursday September 24 

A student reported that an online package delivered to the Walker Building had gone missing. 

Friday September 25 

ECPD and Boston Fire responded to a fire alarm at the Tufte building.  An investigation revealed that exhaust coming from a truck caused a smoke detector to go off.

Saturday September 26 

An officer returning to the station found several messages by the entrance to ECPD headquarters written on cardboard, directed towards ECPD. 

ECPD and Facilities Management investigated a report of three students trapped inside an elevator at the Little Building.  The students were freed without injury.

Sunday September 27 

A student reported to W hotel security that a person had followed them to their room.  Hotel security found the person and escorted them off the property.