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PUBLIC SAFETY BLOTTER

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The Quindecim is granted access to information about violations of the Goucher College Code of Conduct and Academic Honor code. The information is compiled by Andrew Wu, Goucher’s Associate Dean of Students for Student Development. This report is comprised of incidents that occur during the two weeks leading up to each issue of

The Quindecim. 

Public Safety Incident Reports

 April 17th, 2018 – April 30th, 2018

PUBLIC SAFETY INCIDENT REPORTS

Alcohol/Drug

  • Public Safety received a report from JHU that a Goucher student was arrested for possession of marijuana (over 10g)
  • Information alleging two students smoked marijuana near Stimson, no evidence found
  • Two students found in P-Selz in possession of marijuana and pariphernalia

Fire Safety

  • Accidental fire alarms in Conner and Welsh

Harassment/Disorderly Conduct

  • Student reported ongoing harassment/intimidation by another student

Injury /Medical Emergency

  • Two students transported to hospital for medical reasons

Theft

  • Wallet stolen by unknown individual in Robinson, BCPD contacted to respond

Vehicle Incident

  • Student vehicle damaged in Dorsey lot
  • Damage to guest vehicle reported near Alumni House
  • Vehicle stuck in mud near Stables
  • Campus guest accused of reckless driving on loop

Damage/Vandalism

Other

  • Student physically assaulted another student in Jeffery

STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT DECISIONS

  • Student found responsible for possession of marijuana over 10g – restricted from entering campus other than for purposes of attending class
  • Student found responsible for underage possession of alcohol, possession of marijuana (under 10g), possession of drug paraphernalia – issued educational sanction, $50 fine, parent notification
  • Student found responsible for fire safety violation – issued $250 fine
  • Student found responsible for damage to property – issued $680 restitution fine

PUBLIC SAFETY BLOTTER

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The Quindecim is granted access to information about violations of the Goucher College Code of Conduct and Academic Honor code. The information is compiled by Andrew Wu, Goucher’s Associate Dean of Students for Student Development. This report is comprised of incidents that occur during the two weeks leading up to each issue of

The Quindecim. 

Public Safety Incident Reports
March 23rd, 2018 – April 17th, 2018

Alcohol/Drug
• Two students found in possession of marijuana and paraphernalia in Wagner
• Marijuana and paraphernalia discovered in residence in P-Selz
• Large party broken up in Robinson, several underage students present with alcohol available
• Marijuana and paraphernalia discovered in residence in Jeffery
• Marijuana and paraphernalia discovered in residence in Jeffery

Fire Safety
• Fire alarm pulled in Jeffery
• Accidental fire alarms in Robinson x2, Hooper
• Student found burning incense in Dulaney
• Smoke detector found to be tampered with in residence in Bacon
Harassment/Disorderly Conduct
• Two students reported harassment in Hoffberger classroom
• Visitor arrested for trespassing and theft following incident in Hillel
• Student reported harassment via text
• Student reported violation of no-contact order in SRC
Injury /Medical Emergency
• four students transported to the hospital for medical reasons
• four students transported to the hospital for alcohol intoxication
• Student transported to the hospital for drug intoxication
• Visitor fell down Dorsey stairs, no major injuries
• Visitor transported to the hospital for medical issue
Theft
• Goucher sign discovered in residence in Lewis
• Goucher sign discovered in residence in P-Selz
• Apple computers stolen from FMS loading dock
• Student reported items stolen from room in Winslow
• Student reported possible break-in in Probst
Vehicle Incident
• Golf cart collision on loop road, minor damages
• Vehicle entering campus struck gate house, minor damages
• Bus became stuck in grass near SRC
• Golf cart struck a vehicle in SRC lot

Damage/Vandalism
• Bathroom door vandalized in Wagner
• Whiteboard vandalized in SRC
• Mirror broken in SRC multi-purpose room
• Toilet cracked in Probst bathroom
• Student damaged parking boot applied to vehicle in South Lot
• Student took responsibility for breaking breezeway glass in Stimson
Other
• Student reported gas smell in Jeffery, FMS and Fire Department responded with negative results
• Biiohazard clean up in Probst
• Visitor found using tool to cut tree near President’s House
STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT DECISIONS

• Two students found responsible for possession of marijuana (under 10g), possession of paraphernalia, fire safety violation – issued educational sanctions, parent notifications, $250 fines
• Four students found responsible for a social host violation (alcohol-related); two of those students found responsible for underage possession of alcohol – all issued educational sanctions, parent notifications, $50 fines
• Student found responsible for possession of marijuana (under 10g), possession of paraphernalia – issued educational sanction, $50 fine, parent notification
• Student found responsible for violation of no-contact order, violation of college policy – removed from campus residence, banned from campus for any reason other than attending class, received warning recommending expulsion for future violations

* …means responsible person unknown 

The college policies cited in this report are available at the following links:

Student Code of Conduct and Sexual Misconduct Policy: 

 http://goucher.edu/legal-counsel/all-policies-and-procedures-a-z/

Academic Honor Code: 

http://goucher.edu/academics/academic-honor-code

Public Safety Blotter (Nov. 4th -Nov. 17th)

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The Quindecim is granted access to information about violations of the Goucher College Code of Conduct and Academic Honor code. The information is compiled by Andrew Wu, Goucher’s Associate Dean of Students for Student Development. This report is comprised of incidents that occur during the two weeks leading up to each issue of The Quindecim.

Alcohol/Drug
• Student found in residence allegedly smoking marijuana. Public Safety confiscated drug paraphernalia and alcohol
• Four students removed from Gala for alcohol/drug violations
• Two students found hosting a party with alcohol, drinking games, and a rapid consumption device in PSelz
• Three students implicated in possession/use of marijuana, room searches yielded marijuana and paraphernalia
• Two underage students found in possession of alcohol in Alcock
• Two students found in Meyerhoff studio during possible drug incident, no drugs or paraphernalia found
Fire Safety
• Accidental fire alarms in Bennett, SRC x2, Hoffberger
• Pulled fire alarm in Wagner
• Three students implicated in incident in Winslow involving fire extinguisher discharge
• Student and guest found burning incense in residence in Dulaney
• Students found burning candle in Bennett
Harassment
• Graduate student submitted statements alleging harassment in the Ath
Injury /Medical Emergency
• Two students transported to the hospital for alcohol intoxication
• Staff member transported to the hospital for medical concern
• Student transported to hospital for medical concern
• Visiting Ultimate Frisbee player injured during tournament on campus
• Two students transported to hospital for mental health concerns
Theft
• Student reported attempted room break-in in Conner
• Picture taken from PSelz lobby
Vehicle Incident
• Minor accident in South Lot
• Hit and run incident in SRC parking lot
Damage/Vandalism
• Wet cement on new accessibility ramp vandalized, causing hazards for individuals using the ramp – repairs required
• Office vandalized in Julia Rogers
• Unusual mess and damage left in Pinkard
• Hate graffiti found in Hooper bathroom, BCPD called and responded
• Entrance gate to Public Safety parking broken
Other
• Two students found accessing classroom in Julia Rogers without permission
• BCPD conducted search for unaffiliated individual in woods, person located and all-clear issued
• Anonymous report of a threat of harm to on-campus animal
• Biohazard reported in PSelz

STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT DECISIONS
• Student found responsible for Theft/Damage to Property, Unauthorized Entry, Violation of College Policy (repeated parking violations) – suspended for the remainder of the fall 2017 semester, prohibited from returning to on-campus housing until fall 2018, full payment of parking fines and restitution for damage to Public Safety property, immediate parent notification, warning that vehicle privileges will be revoked for any future parking violations – Student appealed decision, upheld by Appeals Board
• Student found responsible for possession of marijuana (under 10g) – issued educational sanction, parent notification, $50 fine
• Two students found responsible for underage possession of alcohol – issued formal warnings
• Student found responsible for disorderly conduct – issued formal warning
• Two students found responsible for fire safety violations and disorderly conduct – issued $250 fines and formal warnings
• Student found responsible for providing alcohol to underage students – issued educational sanction, $50 fine, parent notification
• Two students found responsible for underage possession of alcohol, drinking games, and an alcohol-related social host violation – issued educational sanctions, $50 fines, parent notifications

Public Safety Blotter Oct 27th – Nov 3rd, 2017

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Fire Safety
• Accidental fire alarm in Probst x2, Robinson x2
Injury /Medical Emergency
• Three students transported to the hospital for alcohol intoxication
• Student transported to the hospital for an injury
• Student transported to the hospital for injury/illness & mental health
• Three students transported to the hospital for mental health reasons
Theft
• Attempted theft of bike on rack outside Stimson
• Student vehicle decal stolen in South lot
• Student burglary in P-Selz
• Cash stolen from vehicle in South lot
Damage/Vandalism
• Gatehouse column damaged
• Stairwell in Alcock vandalized
Other
• Gas line repaired in Heubeck, outside loop road near Winslow
• Biohazard cleanup in P-Selz
• Hot water not working in Sondheim, repaired
• Water flooding in Jeffery

STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT DECISIONS
• Student found responsible for breaching a no-contact order, issued a mandated housing change
• Student found responsible for underage possession of alcohol and a fire safety violation, issued $250 fine and alcohol warning with a recommendation for disciplinary probation and/or removal from campus residence for any future violations

Public Safety Blotter October 7-20th, 2017

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Alcohol/Drug
• Students smoking marijuana in residence in Welsh set off fire alarm
• Two searches conducted after receiving anonymous reports of drug distribution, no illegal items found
• Two students interviewed after receiving report that they were smoking marijuana in a Lewis bathroom
Fire Safety
• Fire alarm pulled on 1st floor Wagner
• Accidental fire alarm in Bacon, Dulaney, Probst
• Fire alarm line repaired in Welsh after identifying problem following an accidental alarm
• Candle lit a blanket on fire in Dulaney – fire extinguished, alcohol confiscated
Harrassment
• Graduate student reported concerns about being stalked on campus by several unidentified individuals
Injury /Medical Emergency
• Three hospital transports for mental health reasons
Theft
• Gift cards stolen from lost envelope
• Bike stolen from rack near Probst
Vehicle Incident
• Minor accident in SRC parking lot
Damage/Vandalism
• Table damaged in Robinson common room
• Sofa damaged in Heubeck lobby
• Graffiti found in Wagner and Stimson lobby
• Meyerhoff windows vandalized
• Chair broken in Alcock common room
• Shower faucet damaged in Wagner
Other
• Student screaming loudly on repeated occasions in Wagner
• Biohazard cleanup in Gamble
• Gas smell in Dorsey found to be caused by lawn care machinery
• Weapons report found to be student with whittling tools
STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT DECISIONS
• Student given $250 fine and a recommendation of disciplinary probation and/or removal from campus for any further violations
• Student found responsible for marijuana-related social host violation – issued written reflection, $50 fine, parent notification
• Student found responsible for possession/use of marijuana – issued disciplinary probation, substance use assessment, $150 fine, parent notification
• Student found responsible for abuse or interference with the student conduct system (failure to complete sanctions) – suspended for the spring 2018 semester, required to complete a written reflection prior to returning from suspension
• Student found responsible for abuse or interference with the student conduct system (failure to complete sanctions) – recommendation for suspension or expulsion for any further violations, issued written reflection

Public Safety Incident Reports September 9, 2017- September 22, 2017

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Alcohol/Drug

 

  • Party broken up in Dulaney – underage alcohol use
  • Students found in possession of drug paraphernalia, marijuana, alcohol, and tampered fire equipment in Lewis, BCPD called in.
  • Six students found in possession of marijuana and prescription drugs on Van Meter lawn
  • Possible drug deal reported near pond, no suspects identified

Fire Safety

  • Accidental fire alarm in Welsh x2

Injury /Medical Emergency

  • Two students transported to the hospital for alcohol intoxication
  • Student required medical attention from cut in PSelz

Theft

  • US flag stolen from flagpole near pond
  • Bicycle stolen from Van Meter bike rack

Vehicle Incident

  • Vehicle struck by unknown vehicle in Stimson loading dock area
  • Minor accident on loop road
  • Accident at intersection of Dulaney Valley and Goucher entrance – no Goucher community members involved
  • Parking decal stolen from parked vehicle in South lot

Damage/Vandalism

  • Accidental damage to Welsh gate reported
  • Damage reported to Bacon One Card swipe

Other

  • Physical altercation between two students in Jeffery
  • Non-Goucher individual removed from campus
  • Biohazard cleanup in Jeffery

 

STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT DECISIONS

  • Student found responsible for Endangering Health or Safety and Harassment/Intimidation – removed from campus residence, given disciplinary probation, Alcoholics Anonymous requirement, parent notification, and no-contact order
  • Student found responsible for Endangering Health or Safety and Harassment/Intimidation – given disciplinary probation, mandated counseling for anger management and substance use, no-contact order, and parent notification
  • Two students found responsible for underage possession of alcohol, issued warnings
  • Student found responsible for underage possession of alcohol, and a social host violation – given educational sanction, $50 fine, and parent notification
  • Student found responsible for possession/use of marijuana (under 10 grams), possession of drug paraphernalia, underage possession of alcohol, fire safety violation; found not responsible for drug distribution – given disciplinary probation, mandated disclosure to on-campus supervisors, Narcotics Anonymous requirement, $275 fine, parent notification, recommendation for suspension/expulsion for any future violations
  • Student found responsible for possession/use of marijuana (under 10 grams), fire safety violation; not responsible for drug distribution, possession of drug paraphernalia – given disciplinary probation, educational sanction, parent notification, $275 fine
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