Community Safety

Division of Student Life

Community Safety Blotter & Activity 

(To view other weekly Blotters and CS activity go here.) 



January 10, 2022 - January 16, 2022

Weekly Activity:

Alarm checks: 5
Animal issue responses: 0
AOD interactions: 0
Building patrols: 198
Community assistance responses: 2
Escorts: 1
Fire responses: 0
Foot patrols: 420
Held door checks: 6
Maintenance issue responses: 1
Medical assistance responses: 0
Noise complaint responses: 0
Suspicious circumstance responses: 6
Theft reports taken: 0
Unlocks: 64
Vehicle patrols: 295
Vehicle assistance responses: 5
Welfare check responses: 0


Weekly Reports:


Case #: 220005
Date: 2022 01 12
Time: 0051
Description: Damage to Property
Location: West Lot

Notes: A CSO responded to a request for vehicle assistance in the West Lot. Upon arrival the CSO met with the vehicle owner, a Reed employee, who stated that they had heard unusual noises upon starting the vehicle. The employee checked beneath their vehicle and observed that cuts had been made to the pipes leading to their catalytic converter, but that the catalytic converter was still in place. The CSO completed a report and returned to their patrol duties.


Case #: 220006
Date: 2022 01 13
Time: 0910
Description: No Contact Order
Location: Campus

Notes: At the request of the Title IX Coordinator, a No Contact Order was put in place.


Case #: 220007
Date: 2022 01 13
Time: 1537
Description: Graffiti
Location: Eliot Circle

Notes: A CSO on patrol encountered new graffiti on a metal box to the southeast of Eliot Hall. Building Services has been contacted for clean up.


Case #: 220008
Date: 2022 01 14
Time: 0028
Description: Information Only
Location: Campus

Notes: A CSO on patrol encountered an unauthorized vehicle driving on the sidewalk south of Eliot Hall. When the CSO attempted to make contact with the driver by flashing their flashlight at the ground, the driver accelerated the vehicle and drove past the CSO, coming within inches of striking the CSO with the vehicle. A member of the Reed custodial staff, who also witnessed the vehicle driving on the path, caught the driver’s attention. The driver stopped momentarily, then drove off of campus after briefly speaking with the staff member. The CSO again encountered the vehicle approximately two hours later while on vehicle patrol. The vehicle appeared to be headed toward the West Lot so the CSO followed at a safe distance. The vehicle’s driver performed a U-turn after noting that the CSO was following them. The CSO continued to follow the vehicle, which performed a second U-turn then left the Reed campus area at a high rate of speed. The vehicle was not sighted again.


Case #: 220009
Date: 2022 01 14
Time: 1254
Description: Information Only
Location: Campus

Notes: Staff reported concerns related to a Judicial Board Hearing. No action was required.


Case #: 220010
Date: 2022 01 15
Time: 0028
Description: Unattended Alcohol or Drugs
Location: Student Union

Notes: CSOs responded to a report of unattended alcohol in the Student Union. Upon arrival, the CSOs noted multiple unattended and unsecured kegs containing alcohol. Beer Nation was contacted and came to secure the kegs. 


Case #: 220011
Date: 2022 01 15
Time: 1626
Description: Graffiti
Location: Front Lawn

Notes: A CSO on patrol encountered new graffiti on three of the red lounge chairs located on the Front Lawn. Building Services was contacted for clean up.