Police Notes & Week in Review – 11/15/17

Photo courtesy of Steve Helber | Danica Roem was the first openly trans person elected in Virginia.


Police Notes

Nov. 7, 1:19 a.m. — Xavier Police assisted Residence Life with a room search in Brockman Hall. A small amount of drug paraphernalia was confiscated. Residence Life will follow up.

Nov. 8, 8:14 p.m. — A student reported they had lost their wallet earlier in the day. Their debit card was used to make fraudulent transactions at Subway and Ryan’s Pub in Gallagher Student Center. Xavier Police is investigating.

Nov. 10, 9:59 p.m. — Residence Life reported damage to the ceiling tiles in the laundry room in Kuhlman Hall. Xavier Police is investigating.

Nov. 11, 1:28 a.m. — Xavier Police assisted Residence Life with a room search in Kuhlman Hall. A small amount of drug paraphernalia was confiscated. Residence Life will follow up.

Nov. 11, 8:48 p.m. — A student was arrested in the 3800 block of Ivanhoe Avenue in Norwood for disorderly conduct while intoxicated and underage consumption of alcohol.

Nov. 12, 1:23 a.m. — Xavier Police assisted Residence Life with a room search in Kuhlman Hall. A small amount of drug paraphernalia was confiscated. Residence Life will follow up.

Nov. 13, 2:44 p.m. — A student reported the theft of their backpack, which was left unattended in the Cohen Center. A credit card from inside the backpack was used to make several fraudulent charges at local establishments. Xavier Police is investigating.

Nov. 13, 9:12 p.m. — A student reported their vehicle broken into in the 1000 block of Dana Avenue. A backpack containing several personal articles was stolen. Cincinnati Police was notified.

Nov. 13, 9:48 p.m. — A student reported someone knocking on or tampering with an exterior window in the Village Apartments. Xavier Police searched the area, but the person was unable to be located.

Note of the Week – DomiNO

Nov. 11, 1:07 a.m. — A student carrying a stolen Domino’s sign through the C-2 Lot was escorted back to the restaurant, where they returned the sign and apologized to the manager. The student was referred to the code of conduct process for theft and underage consumption of alcohol.


Week in Review

Danica Roem will become the first openly transgender person elected to serve in a state office in the United States, after winning a position in the Virginia House of Delegates (Nov. 7).

A man set up a tent outside of a Laredo, Texas, Best Buy with the intention of being the first shopper on Black Friday (Nov. 9).

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte admitted to stabbing someone to death while in a fight as a teenager and then proposed hosting a human rights summit in the Philippines to hold the U.S. and other countries accountable for possible violations (Nov. 11).

Ferry McFerryface is the new name of a ferry in Sydney after a competition to name it was opened up to public decision. The ferry follows the style of Boaty McBoatface, a British research boat; Trainy McTrainface, a Swedish express train; and Horsey McHorseface, a racehorse (Nov. 13).


This article was assembled by U.S. & World News Editor Kevin Thomas.

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