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Police Files: Finals Edition

Shelby Tankersley, Editor-in-Chief

May 2, 2017

In the days leading up to finals, the Oakland University Police Department was busy keeping the peace. These are some of the out-of-the ordinary incidents that took place. Stolen laptop in Vandy On April 10, OUPD dispatch r...

Police Files: April 12, 2017

Robert Ogg, Staff Reporter

April 11, 2017

Larceny in Pawley An Oakland University Police Department officer was dispatched to Pawley Hall on March 9 to investigate reports of larceny. The officer was taken to a room where the locks had been removed on the drawers of thr...

Police Files: March 29, 2017

Robert Ogg, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2017

Mary Jane in Vandy At 10:27 p.m. on March 6, the Oakland University Police Department was dispatched to a room in East Vandenberg Hall to investigate the stench of marijuana. Inside the room, they found three occupants. One ...

Police Files: March 1, 2017

Robert Ogg, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2017

Where am I? At 3:06 a.m. on Feb. 8 the Oakland University Police Department was dispatched to P11. The incident started off as a simple welfare check on a driver who was leaning over the steering wheel. The car was also illeg...

Police Files: Feb. 15, 2017

Robert Ogg, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2017

Stolen cell phone The Oakland University Police Department was sent to Van Wagoner Hall on Jan. 15 to investigate a report of an assault. Officers met a resident in the building, where a woman explained that she owed her friend...

Police Files: Jan. 18, 2017

Robert Ogg, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2017

Ex vs. Xbox On Jan. 8, the Oakland University Police Department (OUPD) was called to Vandenberg Hall at 11:10 a.m. to investigate an assault. The officers spoke with a male who stated that a female hit him. Officers locate...

Police Files: Jan. 11, 2017

Robert Ogg, Staff Reporter

January 10, 2017

Yes, you do have to listen to the police On Saturday, Nov. 19, the Oakland University Police Department dispatch was informed of a possible MIP (minor in possession) on campus. Two officers made their way to a residential buildi...

Police Files: Jan. 4, 2017

Robert Ogg, Reporter

January 4, 2017

Ex-Girlfriend, destroyer of cars The Oakland University Police Department was contacted Nov. 13 to report malicious damage of a vehicle. The victim explained to officers that he was involved in a breakup at the end of Octobe...

Police Files: Nov. 30, 2016

Robert Ogg, Reporter

November 29, 2016

Coworkers at odds On Nov. 11, a person called the Oakland University Police Department and reported that a coworker threatened him in the Oakland Center. Two days prior, his coworker had threatened to “kick his ass” becau...

Police Files: Nov. 16, 2016

Robert Ogg, Intern Reporter

November 15, 2016

Lewd emails to professor The Oakland University Police Department (OUPD) received a complaint of sexual harassment on Friday, Oct. 18. The complainant explained that she received an email several days prior saying, “I know i...

Police Files: Nov. 9, 2016

Robert Ogg, Intern Reporter

November 9, 2016

One too many On Oct. 15, two Oakland University Police Department officers were dispatched after receiving a call about an assault. Inside an on-campus apartment, four people had been drinking. One of the intoxicated individuals pass...

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