Crime Blotter

Students packed tightly, room against room.
Tensions erupt, sending arguments soaring.
Smooth co- existence seems headed for doom
Who said college could ever be boring?

Mark Hibberd, 36, was picked up in university housing on a county warrant for drug possession. He was lodged at Multnomah County Detention Center. The arrest occurred at 4 p.m. Jan. 6.

Jon Richards, 19, was cited in university housing and released on a charge of furnishing alcohol to a minor. The citation was issued just after midnight Jan. 8.

New Year’s weekend continued to create complaints. A university housing resident complained about neighbors, including threats, at 1 a.m. Jan. 2. The same situation had generated complaints twice previously.

Criminal mischief was listed as the transgression when a resident of university housing complained about unwanted phone calls and text messages. The complaint was reported Jan. 2 concerning behavior that stemmed from Dec. 22.

A juvenile was taken into custody for smoking marijuana in university housing at about 11:30 p.m. Jan. 3.

A student in university housing complained of being threatened by another student at 6:15 p.m. Jan. 4.

A bicycle worth $215 was taken from a storage room in university housing about 5 p.m. Dec. 15.

Itchy fingers
A vehicle in Parking 2 lost $5,110 worth of items to a thief about 1 a.m. Jan. 5.

Two unattended backpacks were stolen in Lincoln Hall about 12:45 p.m. Jan. 7. The loss in one was $21, in the other $18.

Parking 3, a frequent target of car break-ins, yielded items worth $150 to a vehicle break-in about 8 a.m. Jan. 3.

On Dec. 26, the same parking structure saw a vehicle break-in that yielded $250 worth of items stolen. The time was about 6 p.m.

A window was broken in a vehicle in Parking 1 about 3 p.m. Jan. 6 but nothing was missing. Also in Parking 1, about 8 a.m. Jan. 7 a vehicle was broken into but no loss was reported.

Diverse diversions
Two students went to internal handling after apparently being observed attempting to hide drug paraphernalia near Hoffman Hall at 9:30 p.m. Jan. 6.