The College maintains ongoing crime and fire logs that are available for inspection in the Office of Campus Security. Information from these logs is published and posted throughout campus twice per month during the academic year, and monthly during the summer, to ensure easy access by members of the College community.
Listed below is information from the most recent issue of the Elmhurst College Crime Watch publication. The purpose of the Crime Watch is to keep College community members informed so they can better safeguard themselves and their belongings.
October 1-15, 2016
October 1 ODOR INVESTIGATION…Campus Security responded to a report of the smell marijuana in Schick Hall. The offender was identified and referred to the campus judicial process.
October 1 THEFT…Campus Security received a report that jewelry was missing from a room in Stanger Hall. The items were located and the case was closed.
October 2 ALCOHOL LAW VIOLATION…Campus Security located an intoxicated person lying on the ground outside of Circle Hall. The offender was in possession of a fake ID, was underage and intoxicated. The offender was transported to Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, cited for the fake ID and underage consumption by the Elmhurst Police Department and referred to the campus judicial process.
October 2 DOMESTIC DISPUTE…Campus Security responded to a report of a domestic dispute outside of Schick Hall. The situation as resolved.
October 5 POLICY VIOLATION…Campus Security responded to a report of a large party in West Hall. Alcohol was located in a room with underage persons present. The alcohol was discarded and the offenders referred to the campus judicial process.
October 5 DRUG LAW VIOLATION…Campus Security received a report of drug paraphernalia in a room in Schick Hall. The offender was referred to the campus judicial process.
October 8 BATTERY…Campus Security received a delayed report that a student grabbed another student in West Hall. The offender was referred to the campus judicial process.
October 9 BURGLARY…Campus Security received a report of a missing laptop from an office in the Frick Center. Campus Security investigated and the laptop was recovered.
October 11 SUSPICIOUS PERSON…A subject with mental illness entered Campus Security looking for resources about eviction from an off-campus facility. The subject was provided information on off-campus resources.
October 11 THEFT…Campus Security received a report that a t-shirt was missing from a lounge in Cureton Hall. The t-shirt was located and the case closed.
October 13 DATING VIOLENCE…Campus Security received a delayed report that a non-student got into a verbal altercation and destroyed a cell phone of a student in Stanger Hall. Campus Security is investigating.
October 14 SUSPICIOUS PERSON…Campus Security responded to a report of a suspicious male in West Hall. Campus Security identified the offender and removed him from the building.
October 14 STALKING…Campus Security received a report that student was being stalked by a non-student. Campus Security is investigating.
October 14 DRUG LAW VIOLATION…Campus Security received information regarding illegal drugs in Stanger Hall. Campus Security located drug paraphernalia and alcohol (under age offender). The offender was referred to the campus judicial process.
Campus Security responded to: • 3 activated fire alarms (no actual fires); • 2 motor vehicle accidents (no injuries reported); • 11 medical emergencies; 3 requiring ambulance transport.