Kean University Department of Public Safety police blotter

Kean University Police Headquarters. Photo Credit: Y. Smishkewych

Kean University Police Headquarters. Photo Credit: Y. Smishkewych

By Cody Louie | Published Sept. 27, 2017

The Kean University Police Department daily blotter contains incidents and crimes reported to the police. It has been edited and condensed by The Tower. For the month of Sept. there were 37 incidents of found property, nine instances vehicles were towed, and 16 motor vehicle accidents among other things.

Sept. 4 A deer was stuck in fencing near Kean Drive around 2:00 p.m. It was later freed by the fire department.

Sept. 5 – A summit woman was arrested around 9:00 a.m. for possession of controlled dangerous substance (CDS) paraphernalia on Morris Avenue. At about 4:00 p.m. a Roselle woman was arrested for contempt in the vaughn eames lot. A person was trapped in an elevator in Sozio Hall at 8:10 p.m. and was released after the doors were pried open.

Sept. 6 – In the Freshman Hall around 11:00 p.m. unknown assailants shoved a female in the hallway and then tried to follow another into her room.

Sept. 8 – On Conant road at 12:45 a.m. a street sweeper had a vacuum attachment on it which caught a sewer grate that caused damage to the brick sidewalk.

Sept. 11 – At 10:02 p.m. a Lavalette man was arrested in the UC Hall for possession of CDS.

Sept. 12 – Around 2:10 p.m. an unknown person wrote graffiti on the inside of one of the stalls in the women’s bathroom in CAS. At 10:28 p.m. a person jumped over the counter in Auntie Ann’s.

Sept. 15 – A Piscataway man was arrested in Rogers Hall at 4:13 p.m. for possession of CDS.

Sept. 16 – At 12:36 a.m. an unknown person committed theft by deception at Whiteman Hall. The unknown person took a victim’s food from a delivery person. At 4:41 p.m. an unknown person of the Salisbury University football team broke a light fixture from its foundation.

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