December 10, 2015
At 11:30 AM, a staff member reported ongoing problems with an unknown person spitting and putting food on his vehicle. The incident is under investigation.
December 11, 2015
At 4:30 PM, an officer and Valpo Fire/Rescue responded to Meier Hall for a report of a gas leak. The gas was leaking from a regulator and NIPSCO repaired the leak.
December 12, 2015
At 12:13 PM, an officer and Valpo Fire/Rescue responded to Arts and Science for a student having a panic attack. The student refused further medical attention and was transported to Porter Regional Hospital in a private vehicle.
Possible Impaired Driver
At 11:51 PM, an officer responded to Lincolnway for a report of a possibly intoxicated driver. The officer stopped the driver and determined that he was not impaired.
December 13, 2015
At 8:13 AM, an officer responded to Lot 43 for a report of damage to a vehicle. There were no injuries and a report was taken.
December 16, 2015
Odor of Marijuana
At 12:42 AM, an officer responded to Wehrenberg Hall for a report of an odor of marijuana. A search revealed marijuana and paraphernalia and two students were issued state citations and given court dates to appear for the charges of possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.
At 6:12 PM, a student reported his bicycle had been stolen. He stated he parked the bicycle at the Harre Union approximately two weeks prior to the report. An officer checked campus but did not locate the bicycle.
December 17, 2015
Possession of Marijuana
At 3:20 PM, officers responded to Mound Street for a report of an odor of marijuana. Officers located marijuana and paraphernalia and arrested three students.
December 18, 2015
At 5:35 PM, a student reported the theft of his bicycle from the Christopher Center. An office checked campus but did not locate the bicycle.
December 20, 2015
Assist Other Jurisdiction
At 11:26 PM, Valparaiso Police requested an officer respond to Sturdy Road for a report of a physical altercation. VU Officer, Porter County Sheriff’s, and a Valparaiso Officer responded. A male subject was arrested for battery.
December 22, 2015
At 3:00 PM, a staff member reported being stalked by a student. The former student was advised to have no contact.
December 23, 2015
At 7:35 PM, an officer found three subjects playing basketball in the closed ARC. The three non-campus subjects were escorted from the building.
December 29, 2015
At 4:38 PM, a professor reported the theft of a VU pennant from outside the professor’s office in Meier Hall.
December 30, 2015
At 12:44 AM, a VU officer on patrol found a tree had fallen on the Linwood House damaging the roof.
False Fire Alarm
At 7:43 PM, an officer and Valpo Fire/Rescue responded to Arts and Science for an activated fire alarm. The alarm was determined to be a malfunction with the system.
January 07, 2016
At 10:42 AM, a staff member reported a suspicious contact on Facebook. The detective assisted the staff member. The person was blocked from the Facebook account.
January 08, 2016
At 5:00 PM, VUPD received a report of theft from a student who was not on campus. An unknown person had used the student’s OneCard. The detective resolved the case.
January 09, 2016
At 10:07 PM, officers and Valpo Fire/Rescue responded to Lankenau Hall for two students who were intoxicated. Valpo Fire/Rescue transported one student to the Valparaiso Medical Center.
At 2:34 AM, officers and Valpo Fire/Rescue responded to Memorial Hall for a student who was intoxicated. Valpo Fire/Rescue transported the student to the Valparaiso Medical Center.
Please respect the resident parking on McIntyre Street. The entire block is McIntyre residents only.