Crime Blotter March 25–30

March 25

Attempted Fraud by Deception

At around 2 p.m., CPSO took a fraud report from a student about an attempted fraud of money by phone. The attempted fraud call occurred two hours earlier off campus.


At about 5 p.m., a PSU staff member reported a stolen coat in Karl Miller Center in Suite 265.

March 27

Fire Alarm

At 10:45 a.m., CPSO followed up a report on a fire alarm in Parkway Residence Hall. CPSO determined janitorial staff accidentally pulled the alarm while cleaning.

March 29

Fire Alarm

At around 11 a.m., CPSO responded to the Art Building regarding a fire alarm. Portland Fire Bureau determined that dust set off the alarm.  

March 30

Vehicle Break-In

From March 26–30, CPSO responded to seven reports of vehicle break-ins. Two of the seven reports reported property stolen. The break ins occurred in Parking Structure 1, 3, Blumel Hall parking, Ondine Upper Lot, SW Broadway and College and 10th and Mill.


At approximately 9:40 p.m., CPSO responded to the third floor of Smith Center on a report of a drunk person harassing students, dancing too closely to people and touching several women.