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Police Beat 9/12 to 9/15


The University of Maine Police Department (UMPD) responded to loud noises on the second floor of Androscoggin Hall. The officer spoke with eight students who agreed to be quiet. A warning was issued.

At 9:45 p.m. an officer responded to a harassment claim in Androscoggin Hall. A female student reported someone repeatedly knocking on her window. When the officer arrived four people were under her window. The officer issued a warning.

At 10:15 p.m. in Somerset Hall UMPD responded to general mischief. Officers heard students using inappropriate language and found shaving cream on the wall.



At 11:15 a.m. UMPD and the University Volunteer Ambulance Corps (UVAC) responded to an unconscious female at Edith Patch Hall.

At 11:20 a.m. UMPD responded to information that a student had a large hunting knife in their dorm room. The student was cooperative and officers removed the knife from the premises.

At 3:50 p.m. UMPD and UVAC arrived at the Field House for a medical call. The subject was transported to medical facilities with a leg injury.



At 8:30 p.m. the fire department with the assistance of the UMPD responded to a report after someone spotted smoke at Penobscot Hall. A cooking malfunction caused the smoke.



At midnight UMPD and UVAC arrived at Aroostook Hall after a male reported abdominal pain. The person was transported to medical facilities.

Also around midnight, UMPD responded to a report of intoxicated students climbing trees outside Estabrooke Hall. When an officer arrived on the scene the students had already left.

At 9:45 a.m. UMPD responded to minor property damages in the Wells Parking lot. No one was injured and the vehicles sustained slight damage.

At 4:33 p.m. someone reported vandalism on the fourth-floor men’s restroom in Knox Hall. Officers said there was about $100 in damages.

At 6:30 p.m. UMPD and the fire department responded to a utility problem on College Ave. A football struck a cable causing it to be too low to the ground and creating a traffic hazard. The fire department took down the wire so as not to obstruct traffic.

At 10:30 p.m. UMPD responded to a vandalism report in Cumberland Hall. Someone smashed the exit signs on one of the floors.

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