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Centre Crime Log

Crime Year 

Date Occured: 09/16/2016, 6:30 pm
Reference#: N098-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: Roy Arnold Drive
Description: A vehicle was observed knocked down two fence posts near the softball field on Roy Arnold Drive.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 09/13/2016, 10:40 p.m.
Reference#: N093-16
Type of Offense: Mulch fire
Location of Offense: Campus Center
Description: DPS Officers found and extinguished a small mulch fire at the southwest corner of the Campus Center.
Disposition: Closed

Date Occured: 09/11/2016, 0020 HRS
Reference#: F032-16
Type of Offense: Burglary
Location of Offense: College Residence
Description: Glass pane on exterior door was shattered, residence was entered, money and prescription pills were taken.
Disposition: Open - Under investigation

Date Occured: 08/29/2016, 12:26 a.m.
Reference#: N077-16
Type of Offense: Drug arrests
Location of Offense: Russell St./Beatty Ave.
Description: Two students were arrested for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Disposition: Closed

Date Occured: 08/24/2016, 10:40 am
Reference#: F029-16
Type of Offense: Theft
Location of Offense: College-Owned Housing
Description: A student let a non-student female into his residence. After she left, the student realized that an amount of cash and a credit card was missing from his wallet.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 07/09/2016, unknown time
Reference#: N069-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: South Fields
Description: Someone spray-painted the letters GB on the press-box door.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 06/21/2016, unknown time
Reference#: F027-16
Type of Offense: Theft
Location of Offense: Pearl parking lot
Description: Someone took some cash from a locked vehicle. There were no signs of forced entry.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 06/20/2016, Between 6/17 and 6/20
Reference#: F026-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: Hillside
Description: A television was damaged.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 06/06/2016, Between 6/3 and 6/6/16
Reference#: F025-16
Type of Offense: Theft
Location of Offense: Grounds shop
Description: A gator utility vehicle was taken from the grounds shop.
Disposition: Open-under investigation by the Danville Police Department.

Date Occured: 05/24/2016, Unknown
Reference#: F024-16
Type of Offense: Theft
Location of Offense: Chowan
Description: Two televisions were stolen from Chowan.
Disposition: Open - under investigation.

Date Occured: 05/21/2016, Prior to 2345 HRS
Reference#: N060-16
Type of Offense: Theft
Location of Offense: McReynolds parking lot
Description: Exit sign has been stolen from the post.
Disposition: Open - under investigation

Date Occured: 05/21/2016, Prior to 0700 HRS
Reference#: F023-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: Sigma Chi back door
Description: Glass from the patio door has been shattered.
Disposition: Open - under investigation

Date Occured: 05/21/2016, Prior to 0300 HRS
Reference#: N057-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: Breck basement laundry room
Description: Unknown person tore the door off of a dryer
Disposition: Open - Under investigation

Date Occured: 05/20/2016, Approx 0340 HRS
Reference#: N054-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: Cooper basement
Description: Unknown individual tore the front off of the Pepsi machine.
Disposition: Open - under investigation

Date Occured: 05/20/2016, 0120 HRS
Reference#: N052-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: Lawn betweem Breck and Nevin
Description: Light pole was pushed over.
Disposition: Two students were found to be responsible for the damage. Administrative action taken.

Date Occured: 05/15/2016, unknown time
Reference#: F021-16
Type of Offense: Theft from a motor vehicle
Location of Offense: Hillside Lot
Description: A pair of prescription sunglasses were taken from a vehicle.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 05/14/2016, unknown time
Reference#: F022-16
Type of Offense: Theft from a motor vehicle
Location of Offense: Bingham Parking Lot
Description: Someone took some change from a vehicle.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 05/01/2016, Between 4/29 and 5/1
Reference#: F018-16
Type of Offense: Theft from a Motor Vehicle
Location of Offense: Jones Visual Arts Lot
Description: Someone entered an unlocked vehicle and took a backpack containing a laptop.
Disposition: Open-under investigation.

Date Occured: 04/03/2016, Unknown
Reference#: F016-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: Next to Hillside Residences
Description: Two light poles were knocked over by unknown person(s)
Disposition: Open - Under investigation

Date Occured: 03/18/2016, Between 3/2 and 3/18/16
Reference#: N026-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: Colonel Drive parking lot
Description: Someone scratched a student's vehicle down both sides.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 03/06/2016, 4:30 p.m.
Reference#: N021-16
Type of Offense: Arson
Location of Offense: Evans Hall
Description: A resident found his door sign had been set on fire. He extinguished the fire.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 02/29/2016, Between 5:00 pm on 2/28/16 and 9:00 pm on 2/29/16.
Reference#: F012-16
Type of Offense: Burglary
Location of Offense: Breck Hall
Description: An amount of cash was taken from a residence room.
Disposition: Closed-a majority of the money was returned on 3/6/16.

Date Occured: 02/28/2016, 3:00 a.m.
Reference#: F014-16
Type of Offense: Burglary
Location of Offense: Combs Center
Description: Someone took three large wooden Greek letters from the Combs Center.
Disposition: Open-under investigation.

Date Occured: 02/27/2016, Between 2/26 and 2/27/16
Reference#: F015-16
Type of Offense: Rape
Location of Offense: unknown
Description: A female student reported that sometime over the weekend of 2/26-2/27 she was raped by an acquaintance. She did not give the location or any information on her assailant. She did not wish to file a formal complain at this time.
Disposition: Closed

Date Occured: 02/20/2016, 3:30 a.m.
Reference#: F011-16
Type of Offense: Theft
Location of Offense: College St.
Description: A DPS Officer observed suspicious individuals getting into the back of a pickup. Upon further investigation, one adult and three juveniles were detained by the Danville Police for receiving stolen property. They had several backpacks with stolen items in them.
Disposition: Closed-arrest made by the Danville Police.

Date Occured: 02/20/2016, 1:30 AM
Reference#: N012-16
Type of Offense: Assault
Location of Offense: Sidewalk near the Campus Center
Description: A student took a couple of swings at another student and then jumped on his back, scratching him in the process.
Disposition: Open - under investigation.

Date Occured: 02/19/2016, Unknown
Reference#: F008-16
Type of Offense: Theft from a motor vehicle
Location of Offense: Lot between Yerkes and Pearl Hall
Description: A GPS device was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.
Disposition: Open - under investigation

Date Occured: 02/19/2016, Approx. 3:00 AM
Reference#: F010-16
Type of Offense: Theft from a motor vehicle
Location of Offense: Brockman lot
Description: Locked vehicle was entered and shoes, clothing, phone accessories, hat, and cash were stolen.
Disposition: Open - under investigation

Date Occured: 02/19/2016, Approx. 10 PM
Reference#: F009-16
Type of Offense: Burglary
Location of Offense: Rodes Hall
Description: An XBOX, games, and cash were stolen from an unlocked room.
Disposition: Open - under investigation

Date Occured: 02/07/2016, unknown
Reference#: F007-16
Type of Offense: Burglary
Location of Offense: Hillside
Description: A speaker is missing from one of the Hillside living rooms.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 02/06/2016, unknown time
Reference#: F006-16
Type of Offense: Criminal Damage to Property
Location of Offense: Annex laundry room
Description: The door was pulled off of one of the dryers.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 01/31/2016, Between midnight and 3:00 am.
Reference#: F005-16
Type of Offense: Theft from a motor vehicle
Location of Offense: JVAC parking lot
Description: A purse, wallet and debit card was taken from a vehicle in the JVAC parking lot.
Disposition: Open-under investigation

Date Occured: 01/22/2016, 1/21/2016 1:50 pm.
Reference#: F003-16
Type of Offense: Theft
Location of Offense: Hillside Parking Lot
Description: Three credit cards were taken from a vehicle and used for fraudulent charges.
Disposition: Open-under investigation by the Danville Police.

Date Occured: 01/19/2016, 7:05 pm
Reference#: N006-16
Type of Offense: Drug Use
Location of Offense: Residence Hall
Description: A student admitted taking LSD and was taken to the hospital.
Disposition: Closed-administrative action taken.

Date Occured: 01/03/2016, Between 12-28-15 and 1-3-16
Reference#: F001-16
Type of Offense: Attempted Burglary
Location of Offense: College St. Residence
Description: Someone attempted to gain entry into a residence by kicking in the back door. It does not appear that entry was gained.
Disposition: Open-under investigation by the Danville Police.

Date Occured: 01/01/2016, Some time in January
Reference#: F019-16
Type of Offense: Sexual Assault
Location of Offense: Residence Hall
Description: A student reports being sexually assaulted by an acquaintance who is not affiliated with Centre College.
Disposition: Closed