Public Safety Log – April 10, 2014

Tuesday, April 1

At 2:47 p.m., a student reported the theft of his laptop while off campus.

At 5:27 p.m., a faculty member reported the smell of gas inside a classroom in the Walker Building. Emerson College Police Department, the Boston Fire Department, and Facilities Management investigated, but the smell had dissipated before they could detect it.


Wednesday, April 2

At 9:32 a.m., ECPD and the Boston Fire Department responded to the same classroom area in Walker for another smell of gas. Facilities Management notified Boston Gas to investigate. 

At 4:33 p.m., a fire alarm was activated by contractors working inside the Little Building.  ECPD and the Boston Fire Department responded to the scene to investigate. There was no fire or injuries to report.


Thursday, April 3

At 10:53 a.m., ECPD removed a bicycle that was obstructing the entrance to the building on 122 Boylston St. ECPD stored the bicycle until the owner could be found. The bicycle was returned to its rightful owner.


Friday, April 4

At 1:32 p.m., a student reported having a cell phone stolen while inside LB’s dining hall.

At 3:45 p.m., a staff member reported the theft of a dry erase board from the Bordy Theater.


Saturday, April 5

At 3:28 a.m., a student reported finding graffiti inside an elevator car in LB. Facilities was notified to have the graffiti removed. 

At 8:13 p.m., ECPD responded to a report from Office of Housing and Residence Life staff of a strong odor of marijuana coming from a residential suite in the Paramount Center. During ECPD’s investigation, a student turned over two small plastic bags containing marijuana to ECPD. 


Sunday, April 6

At 1:04 a.m. ECPD investigated a report of an assault and battery incident in LB involving two students.