Campus Security and Emergency Services @ Queen's University
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Incidents of Interest
August 14, John Orr Tower - A tenant reported their bicycle lock was cut and the bike stolen while secured to the racks outside. It is a grey & white, 24 speed mountain bike.
August 11, West Campus - the ERC was informed that a suspicious male swapping out the front tire of their bicycle with one that is secured to the bike racks outside. Security was dispatched to the scene with the witness later updating that the suspect was seen bicycling towards Richardson Stadium.
Security searched the surrounding vicinity with no sign of the man, ho was described as being Caucasian, approximately 30 years old with a beard. At the time of this incident he was wearing a white polo shirt, an orange hat, and carrying a yellow bag.
July 7, An Clachan Complex - A tenant reported that their bicycle was stolen from where it had been secured to the bike racks outside. It is described as being a blue 'Super Cycle'.
June 20, Campus - Staff report three laptop computers were stolen sometime during the previous weekend. One was described as being a Lenovo Think Pad, Model #2342CTO, Serial #PBN1TV6.
June 28, Residences - The ERC was informed that a purple 21-gear mountain bike was stolen from where it had been secured to the bike racks outside.
May 30, Biosciences Complex - A caller reported that their white, with purple writing, Nakamura Royale 9.4 bicycle (serial number EA131105386) was stolen from where it had been secured with a cable lock.The caller was advised to also file a report with Kingston Police.
May 18, Goodes Hall: 5:25 pm - Campus Security was informed by a caller that a mother duck and her ducklings were discovered on a fourth floor patio at Goodes Hall, with no safe way for the ducklings to get to the ground safely. Sandy Pines Wildlife Centre was contacted and, unable to have a volunteer attend until the next day, suggested that someone could remove the ducklings in a box or cat carrier and the mother duck would follow.
Security staff attended and carefully boxed the ducklings, then took them to the front lawn of the building to wait for the mother to make her own way down. They carried the ducklings to the nearby waterfront - accompanied by the mother duck - where they were released from the box. The family entered the water and were last seen swimming east.
April 13 - Campus Security staff pursued and investigated bicycle thieves engaged in thefts from bike racks on both main and west campus. In cooperation with Kingston City Police, two individuals were arrested.
April, Main Campus buildings - Campus Security investigated a number of incidents that involved toilets being destroyed in various main campus buildings. Immediately following one incident, Security staff acted on a noted pattern from previous instances and were able to identify and apprehend the individual reponsible.
February 22, Student Housing Area: 2:17 am - While on mobile patrol, Security staff observed a small fire on a barrel near a wooden garage. They stopped and attended to the barrel, which had construction materials inside and hanging out of it, arranging for KFD to be notified while they doused the flames with snow. They remained at the scene until KFD arrived and ensured there there were no more embers or hot spots remaining.
February 12, Residences - A desk clerk requested Security attend to a room near their desk where a male individual has been jumping on his desk and yelling for about a half hour. Security Supervisors attended and soon reported back that the individual was simply engaged in "Dynamic Meditation", which involves screaming and other various exercises. He was asked to seek out a different location for that activity in the futrure and ensure others in the area are aware of what he will be doing.
December 18, Stauffer Library: 4:31 pm - The ERC was informed that a student's iPad was stolen from near where they were sitting. It is a 16 gig iPad with a blue and black case.
December 7, Campus - The ERC was informed that a bicycle was stolen while it was secured to a bike rack. It is a silver one speed bicycle with white handlebars and suspension.
November 26, Campus Dining Hall - A student reported that her blue backpack, containing a MacBook Air and other personal items, was stolen while accidentally left unattended for a short time.
November 26, An Clachan Complex - A tenant reported hearing a noise at about midnight the previous evening, and the next morning realized that someone had entered his apartment through an unlocked window and stole an iPad and a laptop computer.
November 23, An Clachan Complex - A tenant of the housing complex contacted the ERC to report a group of people were practicing archery just outside the building. The Security Supervisor attended and spoke with the group who agreed to discontinue the activity as well as to store the boew and arrows at a non-university property.
November 12, Off Campus - A Student residing near main campus called the ERC to report hearing loud noises coming from the fire escape outside her room, sounding like someone may be walking up the stairs.
Security Suervisors attended and checked the area. No people were found, but while clearing the scene, a very large raccoon was observed decending the fire escape of the house next door.
November 11, Campus - The ERC was informed that a grey with black Raleigh bicycle was stolen from the bicycle racks outside of Kingston Hall.
November 9, Residences - While on mobile patrol, a Security Supervisor was flaggd down by some students who reported an unknown male had entered their Residences building. The suspect was nearby and detained by Security, who were subsequently informed by a student that the man had entered several unlocked rooms in the Residence, including one where he was discovered holding a backpack with the two room occupants' laptop computers inside.
Kingston Police attended and placed the man under arrest for unlawful entry into dwelling and theft under $5000. He was also issued a Notice of Prohibition, banning him from university property.
November 7, Campus - The ERC was informed that a bicycle had been stolen from where it had been secured to a bike rack. The caller reported that a U-Lock, used to secure the front wheel to the racks, had been cut but it and the wheel were left behind. It is a silver "2009 Specialized Rock Hopper" bicycle.
November 4, Off Campus - A student reported a bicycle was stolen from outside her house after the wire lock securing it was cut.