Police Log: May 11 – May 18
>> May 11, 2021
10:00 a.m., Morris Pratt
An individual dialed the emergency line and advised it was accidental.
2:15 p.m., Hazel Ave
Officers responded to a report of possible misuse of and damage to a wooded area. Some trash was located, but no one was in the area.
>> May 13, 2021
10:04 a.m., Valentine Residence Hall
An officer responded to a report of a bias-related incident where a racially offensive word was etched into a chalkboard.
>> May 14, 2021
10:54 p.m., College Street
An officer stopped a vehicle after it failed to yield to a pedestrian attempting to cross the street on a crosswalk.
>> May 15, 2021
1:12 a.m., Campus Grounds
A CSO responded to a report of individuals trying to knock over a portable toilet. There was no damage and no one in the area.
>> May 16, 2021
5:59 a.m., Campus Grounds
Officers located empty beer cans and an extinguished fire that occurred in the woods. No one was in the area at the time.
>> May 17, 2021
8:46 a.m., Amherst College Police Department
An officer assisted the town police with a criminal investigation regarding a past accident.
9:38 a.m., 40 Dickinson Street Environmental Health and Safety and an officer responded to a carbon monoxide alarm and found no issues.