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Police Blotter

01-02-18 Check the Area: At 9:00am Point Park Police were dispatched to the 14th floor of Lawrence Hall for reports of a dorm room door that was left wide open. Officers arrived on scene and discovered that the room was unoccupied. Officers then secured the door and cleared the scene.

 

01-03-18 Medical Call: At 9:54am Point Park Police were dispatched to Third Avenue outside of Alumni Park for a person that had fallen. Officers arrived on scene and observed a non PPU affiliated pedestrian on the ground unconscious. Officers immediately requested Pittsburgh Paramedics to their location and provided medical attention to the individual until the paramedics arrived. The individual was evaluated and transported to Mercy Hospital. Officers cleared the scene.

 

01-03-18 Theft: At 12:53pm Point Park Police were dispatched to Academic Hall for a report of a theft that occurred in the Student Center locker room. Officers arrived on scene and met with the victim. Officers obtained all pertinent information from the victim. Video footage is being reviewed at this time. Incident under investigation.

 

01-06-18 Elevator Entrapment: At 1:06pm Point Park Police were dispatched to the 2nd floor of Lawrence Hall for an employee that was stuck in the elevator. Officers made contact with the employee and advised them that maintenance technicians were on their way. A short time later the technician arrived on scene and freed the employee. Officers cleared the scene.

 

01-06-18 Unauthorized Access: At 3:31pm Point Park Police were dispatched to the Academic Hall front desk to speak with the Desk Attendant. Officers arrived and were advised a male came into Academic Hall and failed to swipe an ID at the desk. Officers located the individual on the 2nd floor and identified him as a student. The individual was advised of the policy. Officers cleared the scene.

 

01-06-18 Odor Investigation: At 7:39 Point Park Police were dispatched to the 7th floor of the Student Center for an odor of electrical smoke. Officers checked the area with negative results. Officers contacted the Physical Plant Engineer and they discovered that a coil in the heating unit was burnt out. The unit was fixed and officers cleared the scene.   

 

01-07-18 Elevator Entrapment: At 8:22pm Point Park Police were dispatched to the 10th floor of Lawrence Hall for a student and their guest stuck in the elevator. Officers made contact with the occupants and advised them that maintenance technicians were on their way. A short time later the technician arrived on scene and freed the occupants. Officers cleared the scene.