Lights & Sirens

Lights and Sirens is compiled from the Police Crime Log at

Friday, May 2

1:32 a.m.: Information

According to the San Diego Police, a resident interrupted an attempted break-in into the reporting party’s garage. Information only.

9:05 a.m.: Fire

According to the fire department, a UCSD shuttle bus’ electric motor caught on fire, although the vehicle was still OK to drive. Information only. 

4:25 p.m.: Medical Aid

A subject was possibly suffering from heat stroke in the Spanos Athletic Training Facility. Transported to hospital. 

Saturday, May 3

3:07 p.m.: Information

A subject was possibly suffering from a blood clot or stroke near Black’s Beach Gate. Information only — lifeguards responded.

4:20 p.m.: Injury

A subject fainted in Lot 359, suffering a small forehead cut. Transported to hospital.

9:45 p.m.: Disturbance

A group of skaters was throwing firecrackers in Lot 406. Information only

Illustration  by Elyse Yang
Illustration by Elyse Yang

11:30 p.m.: Disturbance

Subjects threw water balloons at patrons in Stewart Hall. RSO report taken.

Sunday, May 4

7:47 p.m.: Medical Aid

A subject in the Matthews Apartments broke out in hives for unknown reasons. Transported to hospital. 

Monday, May 5

3:33 a.m.: Suspicious Person

There was a reported sleeper in the Kathmandu commuter lounge. Checks OK.

2:17 p.m.: Information

A motorist almost hit a cyclist near Voigt Drive. Referred to other agency.

4:48 p.m.: Disturbance

A possible psychotic male subject was hitting himself near Villa La Jolla Drive. Transported to hospital. 

Tuesday, May 6

10:09 a.m.: Stay-Away Order

A subject with a current stay-away order was reported at the Biomedical Library and had possibly been drinking. Will cooperate. 

Wednesday, May 7

1:31 a.m.: Assist Other Agency

UCSD officers worked with the San Diego Police to locate subjects that were possibly involved in a domestic violence incident. Unable to locate.

10:10 a.m.: Injury

A UC employee struck a utility box and suffered a head injury near Nierenberg Hall. Transported to hospital.

11:24 a.m.: Reckless Driving

A speeding motorist was reportedly driving erratically near Gilman Drive. Unable to locate. 

11:45 p.m.: Suicide Attempt

A subject made suicidal threats in the Sixth College Apartments. Report taken.

Andrew Huang

Senior Staff Writer