Police Beat 10/19/2016

University of Illinois Springfield Police Department reported responding to the following incidents for the period of Oct. 10 to Oct. 17

Mental Subject

10/12/2016 8:39 a.m. at Foxglove Court

An officer dispatched on report from RA regarding a subject possibly cutting his arms. Officer arrived on scene and found no evidence of injury. Subject was then taken to counseling services on campus.

Theft Report

10/12/2016 3:30 p.m.

An officer took a theft report.

Drug Law Violation

10/12/2016 at Bluebell Court

Officers dispatched to above location in regards to a strong smell of cannabis. A report was completed.


10/13/2016 8:48 a.m. at the Public Affairs Center

While conducting a foot patrol, an officer smelled smoke and learned that a small fire occurred at the above location. The fire was extinguished and a report was written.

Telephone Threat

10/13/2016 12:00 p.m. at the Public Affairs Center

An officer responded to the above location for a threatening phone call. A report was completed.


10/15/2016 12:52 a.m. at Trillium Court

While conducting a foot patrol, an officer discovered a party with too many people inside the apartment. The party was dispersed, and a report was written.


10/15/2016 1:05 a.m. at Larkspur Court

Officers were dispatched for ongoing problem regarding individuals egging his apartment. A report was written.


Totals from Oct. 2 to Oct. 15:

Traffic Stops: 28

-Citations: 6

-Warnings: 23

Motorist Assists: 17

Fire Alarm Responses: 4

Parking Tickets: 109

Employee Lockouts: 16

Student Lockouts: 2