Back to school blotter: 9/1-9/11

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11:19 p.m. A resident advisor (RA) in Wilkeson Quad reported she was in a room where students had been drinking. The RA confiscated the students’ IDs, got rid of the alcohol they were drinking and requested police.


12:20 a.m. The mother of a UB student contacted police concerned over her son’s whereabouts. Police eventually located the student who’d been sleeping at a friend’s house off-campus. The mother was reportedly satisfied with the results.

7:20 p.m. A student was ejected from an event after he was seen swimming across Lake LaSalle to enter behind stage. The student was a non-ticketholder and U.S. security ejected him.

7:54 p.m. U.S. security escorted an intoxicated student to EMS tent. The student left in the care of roommate.

8:15 p.m. A student was ejected from Fall Fest for crowd-surfing.


12:42 a.m. Two students returned to their rooms in Richmond and reported one of their wallets was stolen and the other had money removed. At 1:05 a.m. the RA requested police to return; the student reported that keys to her vehicle were missing also. The vehicle was still in the lot. Police filed a report.

2:11 a.m. Buffalo Police request UPD assistance to break up a party on Merrimac Street. UPD issues Student-Wide Judiciary (SWJ) notices.

2:24 a.m. A UB student reported her friend was banging on her apartment window and refused to leave after an argument ensued. The subject left the scene upon police arrival.


10:08 a.m. An employee reported a hazardous condition. The caller reported the concrete from the above decking in the Ellicott tunnel had fallen and was causing the ceiling tiles to buckle. Dispatch contacted Customer Service to have the ceiling tiles replaced.

9:31 p.m. An RA reported hearing a student was seen on the roof of the Fargo building in the Ellicott Complex. Nobody reported actually seeing the person, only hearing someone shouting, “I’m on the roof.” Police cleared the area and found nothing.


3:29 p.m. A student reported returning to his room in Red Jacket to realize the contents of his wallet were missing, including $15 in cash, his UB ID card and credit cards. The student’s car keys were also missing and upon checking the Red Jacket parking lot to check on his car, could not locate it. The student’s missing car is a black Chevy Malibu. Police checked Spaulding and Red Jacket lots and were unable to locate the student’s car.


2:10 p.m. A student reported someone attempted to steal his bike. The student reportedly found their lock cut and the bike was found at a different station than left. Police filed a report.

2:24 a.m. A Richmond RA reported a subject seen stumbling outside Building 2. The RA believed the subject was intoxicated. The subject fell several times. Patrol requested an ambulance. At 3:05 a.m. the student was transferred to Millard Filmore Suburban Hospital (MFSH).


10:57 p.m. An RA reported being approached by an older, balding man asking where he can buy adderall. The RA told the man to leave immediately, and called police. Patrol checked the area for the man’s vehicle. He was gone upon their arrival.


4:51 p.m. A caller reported she was being harassed by a male unaffiliated with UB. He hand delivered her flowers at her on-campus job. The caller said the male had been sexually aggressive toward her in the past. Police filed a report.

*All information according to University Police

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