Police Blotter: September 9 – 12, 2011

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.

Fernanda Chamorro / Sun Star Reporter

Sept. 20, 2011

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.

A bad throw

A resident was caught throwing things in Hess Village at 3 a.m. on Sept. 9.  Officers gave out two disorderly conduct warnings after a complaint about noise disturbance.

Wait your turn

Around midday Sept. 9, a vehicle was turning left onto Geist Road from Loftus Road when it collided with another vehicle going straight.  There were minor injuries.

In need of yoga rather than toga

Two men in their early 20s were aggressive at the toga dance at the Hess Rec Center on Sept. 10.  One was not affiliated with UAF and he was trespassed from the campus for six months.  Community service officers reported them, but no legal action was needed.

Saw nothing

Officers responded to a report of possible forced entry sounds on Army Road in the early morning of Sept. 10.  They are not sure what caused the report of someone “sawing off the locks,” but there was no indication of attempted forced entry.

Smoke signals

A 19-year-old male from Fairbanks was stopped for a driving violation on Sept. 10 and was found to have a marijuana pipe.  An officer pulled him over on Tanana Loop for making an improper and wide turn and failing to yield half of the roadway to oncoming traffic.  He was arrested, transported to the Fairbanks Correctional Center, and charged with possessing controlled substances.

Autocorrect fail?

A Bartlett Hall resident reported receiving threatening text messages on Sept. 11.  An officer responded and the resident assistant on duty was contacted.  There is an ongoing investigation.

See ID

Police pulled over a 41-year-old man from Big Lake for having an inoperable brake light and was found to be driving with a revoked license and the wrong registration tab on his vehicle.  He refused to identify himself and present registration to the officer.  Officers transported him to the Fairbanks Correctional Center and he was charged with improper use of registration, driving with a revoked license, and cited for his brake light violation and failure to present registration.

Student Assistance

A suicidal 18-year-old woman was reported in Moore Hall in the early hours of Sept. 12.  UAF Police and Fire Departments responded and she was transported to the Fairbanks Memorial Hospital.  There were no injuries.

Welfare check

On Sept. 12, a resident assistant was concerned for the welfare of an individual in Stevens Hall.  The person was transported to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital for involuntary protective custody.

Drinking and not driving

A 26-year-old man from Fairbanks, who had been drinking and driving, caught officers’ attention because his vehicle was stopped on Alumni Drive, blocking traffic.  He was arrested, taken to the Fairbanks Correctional Center, and charged with a DUI.

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