Daily Campus Safety Log

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  • The disclosure is prohibited by law
  • If the disclosure would jeopardize the confidentiality of the victim
  • If disclosure would jeopardize an ongoing criminal investigation or the safety of an individual
  • If disclosure would cause a suspect to flee or evade detection
  • If disclosure would result in the destruction of evidence

Below are incidents that occurred within the last sixty days:

Monday, January 26, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Sunday, January 25, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Saturday, January 24, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Friday, January 23, 2015

  • 10:05 PM - Bergsaker Hall, 1110 W. 33rd Street.  Drunkenness / Underage Consumption.  Residence Life requested assistance from Campus Safety Officers after an intoxicated male broke a large pane of glass and two students suffered cuts. One student was transported by ambulance to a hospital emergency room for treatment and the second was treated at the scene. One Underage Consumption citation issued by SFPD. Residence Life established a plan to monitor intoxicated subject through the night. Incident report completed. 

Thursday, January 22, 2015

  • 4:13 PM - Morrison Commons, 2112 S. Grange Avenue.  Stalking.  A student presented at Campus Safety to file a late report of a stalking incident. SFPD responded and initiated an investigation. Incident report completed.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

  • 9:20 PM - Duluth Place Apartments, 2334 S. Duluth Avenue.  Fire Alarm.  Officers were dispatched to a fire alarm.  Sioux Falls Fire Rescue also responded.  A cooking accident triggered the fire alarm.  SFFR reset the panel.  Incident report completed.

Monday, January 19, 2015

  • 10:00 AM - Global Education House, 2001 S. Norton Avenue. Intentional Damage to Property / Unauthorized Forcible Entry.  Officer responded to a student request to file a late report of damage to a residential room door in Campus housing. Unidentified subjects battered the door of the room until gaining unauthorized entry. Investigation continues to pend. Incident report completed.
  • 4:08 PM - Olson House, 1020 W. 28th Street.  Slip and Fall Injury.  Student presented at Campus Safety to file a late report of a slip and fall occurring in the driveway of a campus residential house earlier in the day. Victim suffered bruise and strain injuries after falling on an icy surface. Incident report completed.   

Sunday, January 18, 2015

  • 3:33 AM - 2416 S. Norton Avenue, Private Residence.  Noise Disturbance.  Officer on patrol located a noise disturbance at a home where a party was being held. Alcohol related disturbance involved a violent argument. SFPD was notified and responded to investigate. Incident report completed.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

  • 9:55 PM - Granskou Hall, 1025 W. 28th Street. Disorderly Behavior.  Officers responded to a report of disorderly behavior in a campus residence hall. Subjects were warned and instructed to pick-up after themselves. Incident report completed.
  • 11:45 PM - Morrison Commons, 2112 S. Grange Avenue.  Underage Consumption / Drunkenness.  Officers were requested to assist with an intoxicated subject attending a dance event. Subject was assessed and returned to his dormitory to be monitored by Residence Life the remainder of the night. Incident report completed.  

Friday, January 16, 2015

  • 3:30 AM - Tuve Hall, 1109 W. 28th Street.  911 Hang-Up Call.  Officers responded to a METRO Communications request to assist SFPD officers in investigating a 911 Hang-Up call. The building was cleared without locating the source of the call. Incident report completed.
  • 3:40 AM - Tuve Hall, 1109 W. 28th Street.  Intervisitation Violation. While investigating a separate incident officers made contact with subjects violating the College's intervisitaion policy. Offending subject was escorted from the the off limits wing of the building. Incident report completed.
  • 9:40 PM - Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 909 W. 33rd Street.  Narcotics Violation.  Officers conducting patrol came across a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot. After making contact, one subject fled on foot from the scene. Two remaining subjects were determined to have been smoking marijuana and SFPD responded. Subjects were not affiliated with Augustana College and SFPD took appropriate action. Incident report completed.
  • 11:48 PM - Granskou Hall, 1025 W. 28th Street.  Drunkenness / Underage Consumption.  Officers were dispatched in response to a request for emergency assistance in caring for an extremely intoxicated subject. An ambulance was responded and the subject was transported to a hospital emergency room for care. Incident report completed. 

Thursday, January 15, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

  • 10:00 AM - Solberg Hall, 2312 S. Grange Avenue.  Motor Vehicle accident.  A male subject presented to the Office of Campus Safety and reported that he struck a parked car in the Solberg parking lot.  Campus Safety Officer responded to the scene of the accident and located the owner of the parked car.  Vehicle information for the involved vehicles were recorded and SFPD was contacted and arrived on scene.  Investigation was turned over to SFPD.  Incident report completed.

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Monday, January 12, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Sunday, January 11, 2015

  • 11:00 PM - Granskou Hall, 1025 W. 28th Street.  Noise Disturbance, Party.  Officers responded to a report of a loud party inside of a campus residence hall. 30 plus students and guests identified and referred for alcohol policy violations. Incident report completed.

  • 3:30 AM - Stavig Hall, 1101 W. 28th Street.  Burglary.  Campus Safety was notified that off-campus burglary victims had fled onto campus in search of safe haven. SFPD responded and took charge of the investigation. Suspect was located and arrested. Incident report completed.

Saturday, January 10, 2015

  • 2:02 AM - Granskou Hall, 1025 W. 25th Street.  Intervisitation Violation.  Officers were dispatched to investigate a violation of intervisition rules. Male and female showering together in men's bathroom. Officers made contact with one of the subjects, second subject had already fled. Incident report completed.  

Friday, January 9, 2015

  • 11:00 AM - Bergsaker Parking Lot, 1109 W. 33rd Street.  Hit and Run Motor Vehicle Accident.  Student presented at Campus Safety to file a report of a hit and run motor vehicle accident. Damage to front bumper estimated at $200.00 - $400.00. Photos of damage taken. SFPD responded and issued red tag. Incident report completed.  

Thursday, January 8, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Monday, January 5, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Sunday, January 4, 2015

  • 6:45 AM - Madsen Center, 2301 S. Summit Avenue.  Public Intoxication.  An officer responded to a report of a heavily intoxicated subject wandering on the campus without proper garments for the cold. Subject was located and given shelter. An ambulance was responded and paramedics medically cleared the subject prior to arrangements being made to return the subject to their place of residence. Subject was not affiliated with the College. Incident report completed.     
  • 9:36 PM - Tuve Hall, 1109 W. 28th Street.  Narcotics Violation / Failure to Cooperate / Disorderly Conduct.  Officers were dispatched to investigate a complaint of a marijuana odor in a residence hall. Marijuana odor was confirmed and the source identified. Two of the room occupants initially refused to identify themselves and then became disorderly while being escorted out of the dormitory. Uncooperative subjects identified themselves after SFPD was dispatched to make a positive ID. Incident report completed and investigation continues. 

Saturday, January 3, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Friday, January 2, 2015

  • Nothing to Report.

Thursday, January 1, 2015

  • 5:00 AM - Diversity Experience House, 1000 W. 28th Street.  Well Being Check.  Campus Safety Dispatch received a call requesting assistance in locating a student unaccounted for over several hours. Student was located safe and well. Incident report completed.
  • 1:50 PM - 2420 S. Norton Avenue.  Reckless Driving / Verbal Harrassment.  Officer was called to respond to a report of a driver operating a vehicle erratically and verbally harassing a pedestrian over a range of several blocks for a lenghty period of time. Subject vehicle was located parked irregularly in the front yard of an off-campus private residence. SFPD was notified, arrived and took appropriate action. Incident report completed.
  • 4:05 PM - Kirkeby-Over Stadium, 2700 S. Lake Avenue.  Suspicious Activity.  Campus Safety officers at Augustana and USF were called multiple times for motor vehicle assistance by a caller giving names later determined to be false. In each instance officers responded to the reported location without locating the driver allegedly in need of assistance. SFPD was notified and an incident report was completed.       

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Monday, December 29, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Sunday, December 28, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Saturday, December 27, 2014

  • 7:29 PM - Solberg Hall, 2312 S. Grange Avenue.  Well-Being Check.  Campus Safety was contacted by relatives of a student requesting a well-being check after being unable to make contact with the student. Student was located safe and well. Incident report completed.

Friday, December 26, 2014

  • 10:30 PM - GIlbert Science Center, 2407 S. Summit Avenue.  Failure to Vacate / Disorderly Conduct.  Officer observed a highly intoxicated non-Augustana affiliated male subject walking on campus and made contact. Subject made verbal threats against the officer and refused to cooperate with the officer's request to leave the Augustana campus. SFPD were summoned and subject was arrested and lodged overnight at the Minnehaha County Jail. Incident report completed.  

Thursday, December 25, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Monday, December 22, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Sunday, December 21, 2014

  • 3:15 AM - Intersection of 29th Street and Grange Avenue.  Hit and Run Motor Vehicle Accident.  Student presented at Campus Safety to file a late report of a hit and run accident. Damaged vehicle was parked on a public street when it was struck on the left rear bumper. Late report filed with SFPD. Incident report completed.
  • 4:34 PM - Bergsaker Hall, 1110 W. 33rd Street.  Fire Alarm.  Officers responded to an automated fire alarm in a residence hall. Source of the alarm was determined to be cooking smoke. SFFR responded and authorized reoccupation of the building. Incident report completed.  

Saturday, December 20, 2014

  • 1:15 PM - Costello Hall, 2413 S. Grange Avenue.  Hit and Run Motor Vehicle Accident.  Officer responded to a campus parking lot regarding a hit and run accident. Damage to struck vehicle was documented and an incident report completed. Investigation continues.

Friday, December 19, 2014

  • 11:00 AM - Stavig Hall, 1101 W. 28th Street.  Possible Narcotics Violation.  Officers were dispatched to investigate a possible marijuana odor in a residence hall. The resident of the room which was the alleged source of the odor was interviewed. No futher action taken. Incident report completed.  

Thursday, December 18, 2014

  • 10:30 AM - Madsen Center, 2301 S. Summit Avenue.  Motor Vehicle Accident.  Vehicle owner presented at Campus Safety to file a late report of a motor vehicle accident in a parking lot. Driver did not realize that contact with the other vehicle had been made at the time of the accident. Owner of the struck vehicle was advised of the incident. Owners were instructed to contact SFPD to file a report. Incident report completed.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

  • 5:15 PM - 33rd and Grange Avenue.  Motor Vehicle Accident.  Campus Safety Officer on routine patrol near the intersection of 33rd & Grange Avenue came across a two vehicle accident.  Officer rendered assistance to both vehicle drivers and provided traffice control until SFPD arrived on scene and took charge of the investigation.  Incident report completed.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Monday, December 15, 2014

  • 9:45 PM - Vicinity of 32nd Street and Euclid Avenue.  Suspicious Activity.  Officer observed a male subject behaving erratically and pulling on car doors. SFPD arrived and took charge of the investigation. Incident report completed.

Sunday, December 14, 2014

  • 2:09 AM - 2107 S. Grange Avenue, Private Residence.  Check Welfare / Possible Sexual Assault.  DCS officers were requested to conduct a welfare check at a party in progress on behalf of a victim unable to care for themself. Officers secured the scene and witnesses, summoned SFPD and ambulance. SFPD arrived and took charge of the investigation. Incident report completed.
  • 2:55 AM - Stavig Hall, 1101 W. 28th Street.  Medical Transport.  Officers were dispatched to transport a subject to a hospital. Transport completed without issue. Incident report completed. 

Saturday, December 13, 2014

  • 9:25 PM - 1920 S. Prairie Avenue, Private Residence.  Domestic Dispute.  DCS officers were summoned to a private residence by passersby to intervene in a domestic dispute. SFPD were summoned and took charge of the investigaton. Incident report completed.
  • 11:42 PM - 1920 S. Prairie Avenue, Private Residence.  Domestic Dispute / Fight Disturbance.  DCS officers were summoned to a private residence by passsersby to invervene in a domestic dispute / fight disturbance. Officers restrained combatants and summoned SFPD. SFPD responded and made two arrests. Subjects were transported to the Minnehaha County Jail. Incident report completed. 

Friday, December 12, 2014

  • Nothing to Report

Thursday, December 11, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

  • 10:00 AM - Chapel of Reconciliation, 2125 S. Summit Avenue.  Disorderly Conduct.  Faculty member presented at Campus Safety to file a late report of an individual creating a verbal disturbance and engaging in threatening conduct in the chapel. Subject was trespassed from campus. Incident report completed.
  • 5:52 PM - Madsen Center, 2301 S. Summit Avenue.  Suspicious Male.  Officers responded to the Madsen Center after a phone report of a suspicious male came into Campus Safety Dispatch.  Officers identified the suspect.  Suspect stated he was trying to buy text books from staff and students.  Subject was from out of state.  After the subject was identified he was escorted off Campus and advised not to return.  Incident report completed.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

  • 12:30 PM - Center for Western Studies, 2121 S. Summit Avenue.  Medical assistance.  Officer was dispatched to check on an elderly male that fell.  The victim of the fall refused ambulance service.  Officer provided first aid and treated the victim for minor abrasions.  Incident report completed.

Monday, December 8, 2014

  • 11:00 AM - Morrison Commons, 2112 S. Grange Avenue.  Harassment.  A student presented at Campus Safety to file a late report of instances of verbal harassment. Incident report completed and investigation continues. 
  • 11:05 PM - Tuve Hall, 1109 W. 28th Street.  Well-Being Check.  DCS Officers were dispatched by METRO Communications to check on the well-being of a student living in campus housing. SFPD also responded. Student was located and appropriate assistance provided.

Sunday, December 7, 2014

  • 3:30 AM - Bergsaker Hall, 1110 W. 33rd Street.  Missing Person.  Campus Safety Officers were dispatched to assist with locating a student reported missing. Student dissappeared after returning alone to a dormitory from an off-campus party. SFPD responded to assist and a two and a half hour search resulting in the the student being safely located. One citation issued for Underage Consumption. Incident report completed and forwarded to College authorities for review.
  • 5:10 AM - Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 909 W. 33rd Street.  Vandalism.  Officer discovered a damaged exterior light pole and evidence left behind by the perpetrators. Damage was documented and evidence taken into custody. Incident report completed and investigation continues.
  • 9:44 PM - Edith Mortenson Center, 2112 S. Grange Avenue.  METRO Communications requested DCS Officers assist in the search for a vehicle and person who was the subject of a well-being check.  The subject was located and SFPD responded and took appropriate action. Incident report completed.      

Saturday, December 6, 2014

  • 12:27 PM - Duluth Place Apartments, 2300 Block of S. Duluth Avenue.  Damage to Property.  Students reported that a hand railing had fallen off a set of exterior steps and broken an apartment window. Incident report completed and maintenance notified for repairs.
  • 9:26 PM - Bergsaker Hall, 1110 W. 33rd Street.  Alcohol Policy Violation.  DCS Dispatch received a call from Residence Life requesting assistance in locating a keg reported to be in a dormitory. An attempt to contact the person allegedly in possession of the keg was made without success. Incident report completed.
  • 9:36 PM - Bergsaker Hall, 1110 W. 33rd Street.  Welbeing Check.  Residence Life requested assistance in locating and confirming the wellbeing of a student living in a dormitory. Student was located safe and well. Incident report completed. 

Friday, December 5, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Thursday, December 4, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Monday, December 1, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Sunday, November 30, 2014

  • 12:56 AM - Granskou Hall Parking Lot, 1025 W. 28th Street.  Narcotics Violation.  Officer observed two subjects behaving suspiciously near a vehicle and made contact. Subjects were discovered to be in possession of marijuana and paraphernalia. SFPD responded and made two arrests. Subjects were transported to the Minnehaha County Jail. Incident report completed and forwarded to College authorities.
  • 1:48 AM - Morrsion Commons, 2112 S. Grange Avenue.  Abandoned Vehicle.  Officer discovered an abandoned car on an exterior stairway on the west side of the commons building. SFPD responded and towed vehicle. Incident report completed.
  • 4:45 PM - Tuve Hall, 1109 W. 28th Street.  Bicycle Theft.  Student presented at Campus Safety to report the theft of a bicycle from a dormitory bike rack sometime during the previous week. Bicycle was locked at the time of the theft. Incident report filed and investigation continues.  

Saturday, November 29, 2014

  • 12:17 AM - Granskou Hall, 1025 W. 28th Street.  Possible Narcotics Violation.  Officers responded to a report of a marijuana odor in a residence hall. Appropiate action taken. Incident report completed.
  • 1:13 AM - Summit Apartments, 2420 S. Summit Avenue.  Noise Disturbance, Party.  Officers responded to a report of a loud party in a campus apartment building. Residents were contacted and warned. Incident report completed.
  • 5:47 PM - Intersection of 28th Street and Grange Avenue.  Motor Vehicle Accident.  Officer responded to a report of a non-injury accident. SFPD took charge of the investigation and issued red tags. Incident report completed.

Friday, November 28, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Thursday, November 27, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

  • 7:00 PM - Elmen Center, 2505 S. Grange Avenue.  Slip and Fall.  Officer responded to a report of an individual slipping and falling on an icy sidewalk. Victim had left the scene prior to arrival of the officer. Ice melt applied to the sidewalk. Incident report completed.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.

Monday, November 24, 2014

  • Nothing to Report.