Crime Blotter

Lifted Loot

A purse with a wallet inside was stolen from under a desk in Cramer Hall Sept. 10 about 2 p.m. The loss was $95.

Locked cabinets in Smith Memorial Student Union were broken into about 4:45 p.m. Sept. 10 and property worth $54 was stolen.

An unattended laptop computer worth $1,400 was taken in Millar Library about 2 p.m. Aug. 13.

Forcible entry into a Cramer Hall office about 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13 resulted in theft of a laptop computer worth $1,849.

Cramer Hall was the scene of another crime about 8 p.m. Aug. 26. Someone took checks and a social security card from a personal planner in a desk.

An unlocked locker in Peter Stott Center yielded a wallet to a thief at about 3:15 p.m. Sept. 13. There was no estimate of loss.

A locked locker in the same building was forced open about 4 p.m. Sept. 20 and property worth $275 was stolen.

Entry into a car parked on campus resulted in the theft of an unattended $2,000 laptop computer about 8 a.m. Sept. 16. A similar break-in at 2 p.m. Sept. 15 resulted in a loss or damage of property estimated at $650.

A car parked in Parking 1 lost a battery to a thief about 11 a.m. Sept. 17.

An unknown amount of money was stolen from a gaming machine in SMSU when somebody broke into the building at 11 p.m. Sept. 19.

On Sept. 17 a room in the same building gave up property worth $200 to the burglar after forced entry.

Also in SMSU, on Sept. 3, forced entry into an office resulted in the loss of a $3,500 laptop computer.

Items worth $1,410 were removed from a vehicle in Parking 3 about 4 p.m. Sept. 20.

A value of $275 was placed on a secured bicycle stolen from a rack at Cramer Hall about 2 p.m. Sept. 20.

On the fifth floor of Parking 1, a burglar broke into a vehicle about 9:45 a.m. Sept. 21 and took property worth $1,050.

A total of $259 worth of stamps were stolen from a desk in Lincoln Hall some time on Aug. 23.

A computer monitor, value not estimated, was taken from an office in SMSU after 5:30 p.m. Sept. 21. The door had been pried open.

About 8 p.m. Sept. 21 someone broke into a vehicle in Parking 3 and stole items worth $86. In the same structure, a vehicle break-in about 11 a.m. Sept. 23 resulted in the loss of a $40 stereo.

Someone pilfered a bowl of fruit in Lincoln Hall after 5:30 p.m. Aug. 31.

A loss of $4,085 was reported after a briefcase was stolen from an automobile at the Education-Business Administration building about noon Sept. 24.

Items worth $30 were removed from the Women’s Resource Center in SMSU about 5 p.m. Sept. 17.

Collared Culprits

Michael Wagner, 36, was cited and released for breaking a parking sign outside the University Center Building about 2 p.m. Sept. 11. He was charged with criminal mischief. The damage was estimated at $95.

Two unnamed subjects were issued criminal trespass warnings in SMSU soon after midnight Sept. 15. Another subject received a similar warning in the same building at 8 p.m. Sept. 16.

Marcella Williams, 39, was transported to the detention center on a warrant for theft after an arrest near the Helen Gordon Child Development Center at 5 p.m. Sept. 17.

Gary Washington, 40, was arrested on campus at 8 a.m. Sept. 14 and transported to the detention center. He had outstanding warrants on drug and trespass charges.

Arkeema Hollins, 19, was transported to the detention center after an arrest at university housing at 2 a.m. Sept. 22. Hollins had a Benton county warrant for drug possession and local charges of assault and reckless endangering.

Various vagaries

A room in Cramer Hall was forcibly entered about 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13. Damage to the door and desk drawers was estimated at $360.

Someone attempted to force open an office door in Neuberger Hall after 5 p.m. Sept. 21. Damage was estimated at $150.

A trash fire got out of control at 1 a.m. Sept. 22 in SMSU and the Portland Fire Department was summoned to extinguish the blaze.

A verbal argument led to a physical altercation at the Regional Research Institute of Human Services in the Ondine Building at 7 p.m. Sept. 17. Pending is a possible charge for assault.

Apartment Activities

Another false fire alarm brought the Portland Fire Department to university housing at 6 p.m. Sept. 16.

A fire alarm at 11 a.m. Sept. 19 proved genuine, as firefighters responded to a problem with burnt food.

Referred to internal handling was the incident of three subjects in a room from which a marijuana smell was emanating. The incident occurred at noon Sept. 22.

Someone vandalized an empty apartment at 1 p.m. Sept. 24. The incident was listed as criminal mischief.

–Art Chenoweth