Clery Law Reports

Campus Crime Reports

Office of Public Safety Report - 2019-08-19 to 2019-08-21

The crime log incidents posted may not match the crime statistics as reported in the Annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report per the federal Clery Act, as the crime log is compiled using the Illinois Crimes Code and the crime statistics are required by law to be compiled using the Federal Uniformed Crime Reporting definitions.

According to federal law, an institution may withhold any of the required fields of entry, e.g. the nature, date, time, location and/or disposition, if any of the following conditions apply. Disclosure is prohibited: by law; would jeopardize the confidentiality of the victim; would jeopardize an ongoing criminal investigation or the safety of an individual; would cause a suspect to flee or evade detection; or would result in the destruction of evidence.


On Aug. 19 at 8:15 p.m. a student in Thompson Hall reported the theft of laundry, valued at $300, from a second floor laundry room. Several of the items were found in the laundry room the following morning. The incident is under investigation.

On Aug. 19 at 8:47 p.m. a student in Corbin Hall was judicially referred for cannabis possession.

On Aug. 20 at 8:51 a.m. OPS and the Macomb Fire Department responded to a fire alarm in the University Art Gallery. No smoke or fire were found and no injuries were reported.

On Aug. 20 at 10:16 a.m. the Western Illinois Credit Union reported a fraudulent $4,500 check was cashed Aug. 16. The incident is under investigation.

On Aug. 20 at 8:51 p.m. a student in Thompson Hall was judicially referred for cannabis possession.