Police Blotter: February 27 – March 2, 2014
This report is based on the information published by the University Police Department. Individuals arrested and/or charged with crimes in this report are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Shae Bowman/ Sun Star Reporter
March 11, 2014
February 27– Thrown out of the Pub
The Pub manager reported an intoxicated woman causing a disturbance in the Pub. A campus officer identified the woman and contacted and released her to her family for caretaking. The woman was banned from campus for six months.
March 1– Intoxicated people
A campus officer on foot patrol contacted four men outside the Moore-Bartlett-Skarland complex causing a disturbance. The officer gave one of the four men a summons to appear in court for minor consuming and told them all to return to their rooms in Moore Hall.
March 1– Sleeping driver
A community service officer found a man sleeping in the driver’s seat of a running vehicle in the Moore-Bartlett-Skarland parking lot
and contacted campus police. When a campus offer arrived, he opened the door to the vehicle and smelled burnt marijuana and alcohol. The officer woke the man up and performed field sobriety tests. The officer also found marijuana and a pipe. The man was arrested for driving under the influence and misconduct involving a controlled substance.
March 25– Intoxicated person
A community service officer was flagged down by a UAF shuttle bus driver at the Wood Center. The Bus driver reported that a passenger had complained of an intoxicated man at the Wood Center. Campus police contacted the intoxicated man and transported him to an off-campus residence. The man was banned from campus for two weeks because this was his first incident.
March 1– Online romance gone bad
A man reported that a woman was demanding he send $500 to an account in the Philippines or she would post incriminating messages and videos on Facebook. The number the woman was calling from was in Canada. The man told campus police that he had met the woman online, but he had never met her in person. Campus police advised the man to contact Facebook and the FBI.
March 2– Busted on probation
Director at the Moore-Bartlett-Skarland Complex reported that there was an intoxicated man in the lobby. When campus police contacted the man, they found that he was not affiliated with UAF and he was on probation. The police contacted his probation officer and the officer instructed them to arrest him because he was violating his parole. He was transported to Fairbanks Correctional Center and given a summons to appear in court for minor consuming alcohol. He was also banned from campus.
March 2– Misplaced car
An intoxicated man contacted campus police because he believed his car had been stolen. He said he parked his car
near the Gruening Building and went to the Pub. Upon returning to the Pub with the police, it was determined that a friend had given the man a ride, and the man’s car was at the friend’s house.