April 2009

4/01/09 - 2:00 pm: Traffic collision in F-lot at OC. Report taken.

4/02/09 - 8:30 pm: Incident in class at MC (occurred 3/25/09.) Student was being disruptive and was asked to leave class; when he did, he made a threatening statement. Other students in class contacted police to voice their concerns about student's behavior. Student was referred to BIT team.

4/02/09 - 11:30 am: Grand theft from FH bldg at MC. Victim left purse on floor when she left for class; when she returned, it was gone. No suspects or witnesses; report taken.

4/11/09 - 10:45 am: Possible stolen property at VC Swap Meet. Police were notified that a vendor was selling 3 HAZMAT containers marked as PROPERTY OF AMGEN. Officers contacted vendor, who claimed he found them thrown away in Oxnard. He relinquished the containers; officers filed reports, evidence and chain of custody forms, then released containers to Ventura County HAZMAT representative. Investigation continuing.

4/13/09 - 10:00 am: Graffiti at ticket window of VC's new Sportsplex. Unknown suspect(s) wrote in blue ink on ticket window. No suspects; report taken.

4/13/09 - Approximately 2 pm: Graffiti at Collins & Shakespeare Roads at MC. Unknown suspect(s) sprayed the exterior fence to EATM with graffiti. No suspects; report taken.

4/14/09 - 11:30 am: Petty theft from Learning Center at OC. Staff member called police to report that a DVD player was missing. No suspects; report taken.

4/14/09 - 12:45 pm: Subject causing disturbance in Music Rm 134 at VC. Officers responded to reports that subject was banging head on ground. When officers arrived, they were informed by subject's girlfriend that subject, who is schizophrenic and was hearing voices, had not taken his medication that day. EMT were contacted and transported subject to the hospital. Report taken.

4/14/09 - 2:00 pm: Hit & run (misdemeanor) in A-lot at OC. Unknown vehicle collided with victim's vehicle and fled. No witnesses or suspects; report taken.

4/14/09 - Graffiti on exterior door of Room 135 in Applied Arts bldg at MC. Unknown suspect used a blue marker to graffiti "GOOGLE ZEITGEIST" on the door. No suspects; report taken.

4/15/09 - Approximately 10 am: Hit & run (misdemeanor) in the C-lot at MC. Unknown suspect hit victim's vehicle and fled. No suspects; report taken.

4/15/09 - 10:00 am: Subject fainted in classroom 222 at VC. Police and EMT responded; victim refused transport to hospital.

4/15/09 - Approximately 1 pm: Hit & run (misdemeanor) in the B-lot at MC. Suspect hit victim's vehicle and drove away. Witnesses obtained suspect's vehicle license number. Through investigation, police contacted suspect & insurance information was exchanged.

4/16/09 - Approximately 2 pm: Petty theft occurred in LLR bldg at MC. Unknown suspect(s) took victim's cell phone. No suspects; report taken.

4/16/09 - Approximately 4 pm: Vandalism in P/A lot at MC. Unknown suspect(s) broke the rear window of victim's parked vehicle in parking lot. No suspects; report taken.

4/18/09 - 10:52 am: Traffic collision on Telegraph Road between S. Campus Way and Estates Drive at VC.

4/18/09 - 12:20 pm: Petty theft at VC Swap Meet. Suspect stole a purse from a vendor. After being apprehended, she offered the vendor money to purchase the purse; vendor refused the money and wanted to press charges. Suspect was cited for petty theft and released to her mother.

4/20/09 - Graffiti in Physical Science stairway at MC. Unknown suspect used a blue marker to graffiti "GOOGLE: ZEITGEIST" on the stairway. No suspects; report taken.

4/20/09 - 2:00 pm: Grand theft from MC library. Suspect took victim's laptop computer while victim was asleep in the library. Suspect was later arrested in a sting the next day by campus police officers.

4/21/09 - 12:20 pm: Subject reported she lost a leather wallet near Canon Copy Center at VC.Report taken.

4/21/09 - 4 pm: Burglary in O- Bldg (Health Sciences) at VC. Hitachi CPX-300 digital projector stolen from ceiling. Value: $ 900.00. Victim: VCCCD. No suspects or leads; report taken. Investigation continuing.

4/23/09 - Approximately 10:30: Grand theft from vehicle in C-lot. Unknown suspect(s) entered victim's unlocked vehicle and removed property without her permission. No suspects; report taken.

4/23/09 - Approximately 11 am: Threats uttered by student in class in VC-SCI bldg. Police contacted student and advised. Student was very cooperative and apologetic. He was searched for weapons, as well as backpack and vehicle. No weapons found. Case referred to Dean for misconduct and to the BIC team for intervention. Report taken.

4/23/09 - 12:30 pm: Subject complaining of shortness of breath and heart palpitations after 2-1/2 hr tennis match at VC tennis courts. Subject has history of heart complications. Fire and police responded; subject was transported to hospital for further evaluation.

4/23/09 - 4:20 pm: Instructor reported concern over student's well-being to OC police. The instructor had been shown a text message by one of her students, and was concerned that the student who sent the message might be having problems. She had not been to class for over 2 weeks. Sheriff's office was contacted; student was eventually located out of town. Report taken.

4/24/09 - Approximately 4 pm: Graffiti in mens' room at MC. Unknown suspect(s) used a black marker to graffiti the walls, bathroom stalls & tile. No suspects; report taken.

4/25/09 - 10:00 am: Possession of prescription drugs at VC Swap Meet. Police responded to a report that vendor was possibly selling prescription drugs at his space. Police contacted vendor, who (through a translator) said he had received a bag of medication as part of a large auction lot he had purchased. He was going through the boxes, but did not sell any drugs. He turned over the medication to police, and advised he would notify police if he found any more. Report taken.

4/25/09 - 3:00 pm: Petty theft occurred in UV-1 at VC. Counselor left cell phone on top of front desk. Unknown suspect took phone. No suspects; report taken.

4/26/09 - 11:55 am: Baseball player accidentally struck in head by flying bat at VC. Student suffered a large laceration to the forehead and was transported by ambulance to the hospital for further evaluation.

4/27/09 - 12:35 pm: Hit & run (misdemeanor) at AA lot at MC. Victim parked car in AA lot at about 11:10 and returned at 12:15 to find damage to left rear bumper corner area. No witnesses or vehicle information, no suspects. Report taken.

4/28/09 - 2:30 pm: Vandalism to truck parked at F-Lot construction site at MC. Unknown suspect(s) used hard object to shatter cab window of truck. No suspects or witnesses; report taken.

4/28/09 - 2:30 pm: Grand theft at OC Athletic Center. Computer CPU taken from the gym building during business hours. No suspects; report taken.

4/29/09 - 12:30 pm: Vandalism at C-lot at MC. Unknown suspect used unknown sharp object to scratch victim's car along the passenger side rear fender. No suspects or witnesses; report taken.

4/29/09 - 4:15 pm: Hit & run (misdemeanor) in PA-lot at MC. Unknown vehicle collided with victim's car and fled. No suspects or witnesses; report taken.

4/30/09 - 10:30 am: Petty theft from VC gym. Victim reported he was working out in the weight lifting room at VC. When he was done, he noticed his wallet was missing. Four unknown subject had been in the room and had left just prior to his completing the workout. He checked the area with no results. Report taken.