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CWRU Police Blotter, Nov. 5 to Nov. 12

November 14, 2014


Filed under News, On the Beat

Nov. 5: Petty theft—Furniture taken from kitchen/common area, Sherman House. Nov. 5: Telecommunications fraud—Attempts made to hack into multiple CWRU staff accounts, Kelvin Smith Library. Nov. 6: Bicycle theft—Unsecured bike taken from rack, North Residential Village #3A. Nov. 7: Petty...

Juniper police headquarters to be torn down, replaced with new alumni wing

Gabrielle Buffington, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2014


Filed under Headlines, News

It seems like everyday at Case Western Reserve University there are orange cones and yellow helmets. But there are no blockades or construction workers around the police headquarters on Juniper. Just a sign on the front lawn that reads “Future site of the Linsalata Alumni Center.” Although the...

Cleveland voters say no to traffic cameras

Cleveland voters say no to traffic cameras

Aneeka Ayyar, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2014


Filed under Headlines, News, Top Stories

The voters of Cleveland have spoken: they want the traffic cameras removed. With drivers frequently complaining about the inaccuracy of the cameras, 77 percent of Cleveland voters voted yes on Issue 35 at the Nov. 4 midterm election, meaning that Cleveland will remove all traffic cameras, effective...

CWRU Police Blotter, Oct. 28 to Nov. 4

November 7, 2014


Filed under News, On the Beat

Oct. 29: Bicycle theft—bike taken from rack, Leutner Commons. Oct. 30: Petty theft/shoplifting—items taken from store, Barnes and Noble. Oct. 31: Bicycle theft—bike taken from rack, Storrs House. Oct. 31: Simple assault—physical altercation between two ELS students, Stone Commons. Nov....

CWRU Police Blotter, Oct. 14 to Oct. 28

October 30, 2014


Filed under News, On the Beat

Oct. 14: Petty theft—Cell phone taken during event, Veale Center. Oct. 17: Menacing—Verbal dispute and threats between employees, Kent Hale Smith Building. Oct. 19: Assault—Physical dispute between students, Triangle Tower 1. Oct. 23: Petty theft—Cell phone taken from office, Adelbert Hall. Oct....

Where there’s smoke

Sergeant Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis

October 30, 2014


Filed under News, On the Beat

As anyone who has walked by the corner of Bellflower and E 115th Street can attest, former Cleveland City Council President George Forbes’ home recently sustained fire damage, fortunately without injuries. This incident serves as a reminder of the destructive power of fire. Recently, CWRU has experienced...

CWRU Police Blotter, Oct. 7 to Oct. 14

October 16, 2014


Filed under Headlines, News

Oct. 8: Assault—physical dispute between students, Hitchcock House. Oct. 10: Petty theft—cell phone taken, Medical School Library. Oct. 11: Trespass—student found on train tracks, Murray Hill Road. Oct. 12: Felony theft—cell phone and cash taken, 1981 Ford.

Pumpkin Ale

Sgt. Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis

October 16, 2014


Filed under News, On the Beat

We have reached the midpoint of the semester, a time where squirrels are frantically gathering acorns and people are getting in as much activity as they can before the sun starts going down. It is also a time where we usually start to see an increase in alcohol related incidents here at Case Western...

CWRU Police Blotter, Oct. 1 to Oct. 7

October 9, 2014


Filed under Headlines, News

Oct. 1: Bicycle theft—cable lock cut/bike taken from rack, Fribley Commons. Oct. 2: Bicycle theft—cable lock cut/bike taken from rack, Kelvin Smith Library. Oct. 3: Bicycle theft—cable lock cut/bike taken from rack, Staley House. Oct. 4: Criminal damage- brick thrown through car window, E. 118th...

Bike theft

Sgt. Jeffrey Daberko and Officer Mark Chavis

October 9, 2014


Filed under News, On the Beat

As last Saturday’s Arctic blast reminded us, we are officially in autumn now. Hopefully we have a few more weeks of warm weather before the heavy stuff really kicks in, which means a few more weeks of summer activities like smelling flowers, sitting outside and bicycling. Unfortunately, the bad guys...

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