WIU Office of Public Safety Report, Feb. 21-24


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 Feb. 21 at 10:06 p.m. nonstudent Andres Olivares, 32, of Benton, AR, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol in the 1500 block of Riverview Drive. He was transported to the McDonough County Jail at 10:34 p.m. where he was lodged pending bond.

On Feb. 22 at 1:14 a.m. three students in Thompson Hall were judicially referred for cannabis.

On Feb. 22 at 3:39 a.m. Luke Toland, 18, of 1206 Thompson Hall, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, consumption of alcohol by a minor, and illegal possession of cannabis in a motor vehicle on Thompson Drive. He was transported to the McDonough County Jail at 3:46 a.m. where he was lodged pending bond.

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