The Orion

Police Blotter: Indecent exposure, fraud and burglary

Police Blotter: Indecent exposure, fraud and burglary

Gordy Papalias

February 6, 2019

University Police Call Type: Disturbance Wednesday, Jan. 23, 3:19 p.m., Aymer Jay Hamilton Hall on Arcadian Avenue. Reporting party stated that a woman in a pink sweater beat her up two weeks ago and is now waiting in the area to fight her. All parties were counseled and agreed to leave eac...

Terrible Tuesday: sex crimes, assaults, and elevator malfunctions continue

Terrible Tuesday: sex crimes, assaults, and elevator malfunctions continue

Dan Christian

October 24, 2018

University Police Call Type: Elevator Malfunction Monday 3:06 p.m., Butte Hall Reporting parties advised they were stuck in elevator #3 on 2nd floor and are now out. Call Type: Elevator Malfunction Tuesday 5:19 a.m., Butte Hall Custodian advised elevator #3 was stuck on 2nd floor. Call Type: Sex Crime Tuesday 10:31...

12 students trapped in an elevator

Girl being taken out of the elevator of the Student Services Center on a stretcher. Photo credit: Lexi Hoedt

Lexi Hoedt

September 8, 2016

A student was carted off on a stretcher after being stuck in an elevator with eleven other students at the student services center Wednesday around 3:15 p.m. Danielle Gervais, one of the students on the elevator, said it started bouncing excessively right before it got stuck. "Everyone got freaked out ...

Official: Elevators safe, permits expired

Expired permits are visible in the Meriam Library elevators. Photo credit: Gabriel Sandoval

Gabriel Sandoval

May 17, 2016

Chico State elevators are safe and in good working order, despite having expired permits posted inside them, university officials said last week. The 20 campus elevators surveyed by The Orion last week displayed operating permits that expired in mid-April. The expired one-year permits were visible...

Person pees and poops on car

Carlos Islas

October 1, 2015

Chico Police DepartmentCall type: Suspicious subject Friday 6:27 a.m., Vallombrosa AvenueSubject on a mountain bike wearing a black hoodie, red bandana, red backpack and jeans was seeing riding his bike in a complex he does not belong. Subject was looking into vehicles.Call type: Vehicle tampering Fr...

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