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CWRU Police Blotter, Feb. 3 to Feb. 10

February 13, 2015
Filed under News, On the Beat

Feb. 3: Petty theft—cash taken from desk drawer, Mandel School Applied Social Sciences Building. Feb. 4: Misuse of credit card—misuse of credit card reported by student at off campus locations, Triangle 1 Building. Feb. 5: Petty theft—unattended computer tablet taken from common area, Storrs...

Protect your burrow

Sgt. Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis
February 13, 2015
Filed under News, On the Beat

Last week was Groundhog Day, everyone’s favorite rodent-based celebration. After Phil was unceremoniously yanked out of his hole to decree that there are six more weeks of winter coming, he was stuffed back into his burrow for another year. Had Phil been a Case Western Reserve University-attending...

No Pride

Sgt. Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis
February 5, 2015
Filed under News, On the Beat

Up until this week, if you were driving or walking along Euclid Avenue near the intersection with Adelbert Road, you would have seen the words “Case Western Reserve University” in metal letters across the wall next to Adelbert Hall. It was an advertisement and a statement of where you were at the...

CWRU Police Blotter, Jan. 27 to Feb. 3

February 5, 2015
Filed under News, On the Beat

Jan. 28: Petty theft—bag taken from unsecured locker, Wyant Athletic Center. Jan. 30: Petty theft—male observed stealing steaks in store, Constantino’s. Jan. 31: Felony theft—items taken from unattended backpack, Veale Athletic Center.

Dark Ages

Sgt. Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis
January 30, 2015
Filed under News, On the Beat

It’s January at Case Western Reserve University. The holidays have passed. This is the season of battleship-grey skies, full academic workloads and inescapable, rampaging viruses that turn us all into nose-blowing, hacking coughers. There are many things to like about Cleveland, but most of them don’t...

Cars, cars, cars

Sgt. Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis
January 23, 2015
Filed under News, On the Beat

Starting in early November, the University Circle area experienced a rash of vehicle break-ins and catalytic converter thefts. These types of crimes hit the University Circle and Little Italy areas periodically, because these areas have a large numbers of parked cars due to commuters and apartment dwellers....

CWRU Police Blotter, Dec. 2 through Jan. 14

Sgt. Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis
January 16, 2015
Filed under News, On the Beat

Dec. 8: Assault—student punched in head by unknown make, E. 115 St. Dec. 12: Criminal damage—tire slashed on car, Lot 5. Dec. 14: Aggravated assault—male suspect struck student on head with bottle, Euclid Ave. and E. 120 St. Dec. 17: Felony theft—unattended backpack taken, Allen Memorial Library. Dec....

Back in the saddle

Sgt. Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis
January 16, 2015
Filed under News, On the Beat

The CWRU Police Department would like to welcome back all of our returning students, staff and faculty. As much as we enjoyed the quiet phones in dispatch and the shorter lines at Starbucks, we are glad to have you back. Whether you spent your break traveling to an exotic location or just watching...

CWRU Police Blotter, Nov. 19 to Dec. 2

December 5, 2014
Filed under News, On the Beat

Nov. 21— Felony theft. Wallet taken from purse, Bingham. Nov. 21— Aggravated menacing. Female student menaced by male with knife who fled scene on foot, Euclid Ave. and E 115th St. Nov. 22— Possession of marijuana, Parking Garage 8. Nov. 25— Petty theft. Shoes taken from unsecured locker,...

Break time

Sgt. Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis
December 5, 2014
Filed under News, On the Beat

We are approaching winter break, which seemed like such a distant speck on the horizon during orientation in August. It is a time for many to go home, rest, recharge, drink eggnog and catch up on sleep, nutrition and laundry that may have suffered during the academic semester. The CWRU Police Department...

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