Crime Blotter

Temporary torpor

In the summer, the campus gets quiet
Few activists, no threats of riot.
They’re not off in retreat.
Nor beat from the heat
They’re just planning their anti-Bush diet.

Leroy Jones, 48, was escorted to the Multnomah County DetentionCenter July 3 on an outstanding warrant for drug possession. Theincident occurred about 1 p.m.

Snagged stuff
An unattended backpack yielded a passport to an apparent thiefabout 2 p.m. July 2. The incident occurred in Smith MemorialStudent Union about 2 p.m. and the value was set at $248.

In Parking 3 a vehicle was forced open and the registrationtaken about noon June 30. The value was $205.

The Viking Bowl concession stand in the basement of SMSU wasbroken into about 12:30 p.m. July 4, a day the university wasclosed, but the burglar had to be content with a haul of $5. Alsoabout the same time July 4 a burglar attempted to break into thebilliards room but failed.

Damage to the door was estimated at $20.

Nothing was reported missing after an office door in SMSU wasforced open and property gone through some time June 29.

A $205 loss was reported after a vehicle in Parking 1 was brokeninto about 8:45 a.m. July 6 and miscellaneous items taken. About7:30 a.m. same day, same parking structure, a vehicle’s driver’sside door lock was damaged but nothing taken. About 9:15 a.m. thesame day and location a burglar damaged the driver side door lockand took items worth $90. In another incident in the same location,same day, items worth $262 were taken. This also occurred about7:30 a.m.

On July 1 about 11 a.m. a door lock in a Neuberger Hall officewas broken and one item worth $110 was taken.

A computer monitor was taken from Millar Library some time after5:30 p.m. July 7. It was taken from an area open to the public andwas valued at $200. Also in the library about 4:30 p.m. July 9,someone took an unattended briefcase containing library books. Thevalue was $50.

A vehicle in Parking 3 was broken into some time July 6 andpersonal property valued at $150 was stolen.

An unattended bag was taken from the gym in Peter Stott Centerabout 5:45 p.m. July 8, with a loss of $40.

Burglars hit Parking 2 around 5 p.m. July 8. They broke intothree vehicles, taking items worth $102 from one car and a backpackvalued at $55 from a second car. The third car yielded no items tothe thief.

A CD player was taken from a vehicle broken into in Parking 1July 11 about 5:45 p.m. The loss was $140.

Habitation happenings
Unauthorized use of a room resulted in a complaint of theft ofservices in university housing about 5:30 p.m. July 7. The incidentwas referred to internal action. There was no dollar damage.