Crime Blotter

In the air, in the air, a balloon!
But filling up this one was water.
It came flying down much too soon.
And caused more distress than it oughta

A water balloon was thrown at a subject at university housing about 5:30 p.m. Oct. 21. The balloon hit the subject and his dog. Officers are investigating the incident as an assault case.

A rash of doors pried open in university housing apartments hit the campus this month. One at about 12:30 p.m. Oct. 15 netted the burglar $2. Another at about 5:30 p.m. the same day resulted in a loss of property worth $450.

There was criminal mischief to elevator doors in a university housing facility some time Oct. 11. An investigation is continuing.

Report of an intoxicated female stealing a leather coat and cell phone brought officers to a university housing facility at 1:15 a.m. Oct. 20. The female was charged with a liquor violation and the case was referred to internal handling.

A door in university housing sustained criminal mischief damage about 4 a.m. Oct. 22.

The odor of marijuana wafted through a university housing facility soon after midnight Oct. 22, but there was no arrest.

Officers are investigating an assault complaint at 2 a.m. Oct. 23 in a university housing facility. The subject complained of being struck in the face by closed fists.

Wrongdoers rapped

Joshua Rowden, 19, was slapped with a criminal trespass warning on an unnamed charge at Stott Center after 11 p.m. Oct. 17. He was lodged at the Multnomah County Detention Center.

Cited for burglary, criminal trespass and criminal mischief was Latoya Peters, 22. Peters was arrested after entering an alarmed cashier window through a counter window in Neuberger hall about 8 p.m. Oct. 19. Peters was cited and released.

Andrew Glaze, 21, was arrested at about 4:30 a.m. on campus and lodged in the detention center on a Salem warrant for auto driving violations.

Absconded items

A loss of $2,000 was reported after an office was broken into and items taken about 2 p.m. Oct. 16. The crime occurred at the Education-Business Administration building.

An unattended backpack was stolen in Millar Library about 7 p.m. Oct. 18. The loss was $310.

An unattended coat and wallet were stolen in Neuberger Hall about 4:30 p.m. Oct. 19. Some of the clothing was recovered but the wallet was minus $240.

A City of Hillsboro vehicle parked in the University Center Building was broken into about 12:30 p.m. Oct. 20 and items worth $300 taken.

A vehicle parked in Parking 3 was broken into about 8 p.m. Oct. 17. Missing were items worth $400. The same day about 6:30 p.m. in the same location a vehicle was broken into, moved, damaged and robbed of a stereo. There was no estimate of damage.

Cabinets in Smith Memorial Student Union were forced open and a computer monitor worth $400 taken. The incident occurred after 5 p.m. Oct. 22. At about the same day, same location, an office was entered and cabinets rummaged through. There was no value assigned to the items taken.

A vehicle in Parking 3 was broken into at 6 p.m. Oct. 17 and items worth $200 were taken.

Random rumblings

A burglar’s attempt to break into an office in the Education-Business Administration building about 10 a.m. Oct. 17 failed, with no loss of property.

An attempted theft of an unattended computer monitor worth $500 from a lab in the same building about 4 p.m. Oct. 19 was thwarted and disposition of the case is pending.

Someone tampered with a desktop computer in Cramer Hall after 5 p.m. Oct. 19 but nothing was missing.

A subject attempted to sell books to the bookstore that did not belong to the subject at 3 p.m. Oct. 22. The incident remained under investigation.

Sleeping in Lincoln Hall earned a trip to Hooper Detox for an unnamed subject about 10 p.m. Oct. 23.

Internal handling was ordered for an incident that occurred in the Fourth Avenue Building about 11 p.m. Oct. 23. A suspicious person was yelling in a lab and scaring others in the lab.