Police Beat

POBEAT: 3/29/17

A distressed man used an emergency blue light phone at the Highland tunnel at 12:37 a.m. on March 19 to report his girlfriend missing and a potential head injury. A UAPD officer pulled over a black Volkswagen Jetta at 8:00 p.m. on March 19 after he noticed the license plate was expired. Read more

POBEAT: 3/27/17

A UAPD officer discovered the man with a scissor-type jack sitting near the vending machines south of the building and asked the man his name. Once again, UAPD responded to a call at the Arizona-Sonora Residence Hall for marijuana odors around 10 p.m. on March 19. Read more

POBEAT: 3/24/17

A University of Arizona Police Department officer noticed a white Toyota Corolla enter the parking garage between two large “do not enter” signs, while driving down Tyndall Avenue on March 4. A UAPD officer reported to Tyndall Avenue Parking Garage in response to a woman hysterically crying next to an emergency blue light phone on March 3. Read more

POBEAT: 03/20/17

A University of Arizona Police Department officer stopped a red Pontiac for driving without headlights on Feb. 24. The officer identified the driver and passenger by their Arizona drivers licenses and immediately caught the scent of fresh marijuana coming from the car and questioned both about the smell. Read more

POBEAT: 3/8/17

On Feb. 24, a University of Arizona Police Department officer worked an overtime detail for Residence Life at the Coronado Residence Hall. On Feb. 24, a UAPD officer saw a man speaking with an Uber driver on Tyndall Avenue and Fourth Street at around 1:30 a.m. Read more

POBEAT: 3/6/17

On Feb. 26 around 1:30 a.m., a University of Arizona Police Department officer checked on a woman at First Street and Cherry Avenue whom he noticed to be distressed. A UAPD officer was on patrol as a police aide when he was dispatched to Villa del Puente Residence Hall around 6 p.m on Feb. 26. Read more

POBEAT: 03/03/17

A University of Arizona Police Department officer responded to room 105 of Harvill in reports of a disturbance on Feb. 17. As soon as the officer arrived, he identified the male as a non-UA affiliate and noted he was rambling incoherently and wore a white helmet. Read more

POBEAT: 3/1/17

A University of Arizona Police Department officer responded to Highland Market around 7 p.m. on Feb. 15 in response to a shoplifting call from the manager. Read more

POBEAT: 2/27/17

Bipolar disorder A University of Arizona Police Department officer responded to the UA Main Library after reports of an angry man walking down the UA Mall from the Student Union Memorial Center on Feb 15. Reporting parties told the officer the man pointed his finger at several of people on the Mall as if it were a gun. Read more

POBEAT: 2/22/17

niversity of Arizona Police Department officers responded to Kaibab-Huachuca Residence Hall around 3 p.m. on Feb. 16 when a resident assistant reported an odor of marijuana coming from the second floor. A UAPD officer on Feb. 15 observed a white truck approach his cruiser around 2 a.m. in the median with its headlights off. Read more

POBEAT: 2/20/17

On Feb. 9 around 7 p.m., a University of Arizona Police Department officer responded to a call from a UA employee reporting grand larceny. A UAPD officer responded to a call made by a resident assistant at the Arizona-Sonora Residence Hall on Feb. 9 at 11:11 p.m. concerning a suspicious marijuana smell on an unnamed floor of the hall. Read more

POBEAT: 2/17/17

A University of Arizona Police Department officer was conducting building checks on Feb. 8 when a concerned citizen made contact with him in regard to a college-aged female passed out on the sidewalk near Linkins Hall. Read more