Police Beat


COVID-19 Violations/Underage Consumption

• Officers responded to an off-campus party on Feb. 25. Several attendees fled the location upon the police’s arrival. Officers advised the student resident of the location of a Winston-Salem city ordinance violation. The report was filed at 11:46 a.m. on March 1.

• A community director notified police after finding a water bong in Poteat. The report was filed at 2:38 p.m. on March 5.

• Campus police assisted the Winston-Salem Police Department in responding to reports of a 100-200 person gathering behind 874 Ewing St. All attendees had left before police arrived. The report was filed at 5:35 p.m. on March 6.

• Police broke up a mass gathering of people at Magnolia. There was a COVID-19 violation, and underage consumption of alcohol occurred.

Police responded to reports of loud music and students gathering in Dogwood. Numerous bottles of liquor were found in one of the suite’s rooms. The report was filed at 12:47 a.m. on March 7.


An unknown subject took various items from a victim’s room. The report was filed at 10:26 a.m. on March 3.

• Police responded to a call reporting a disturbance at Johnson. The offender was asked to leave the area. The report was filed at 11:22 p.m. on March 3.

•An unknown subject removed a catalytic converter from a vehicle in the Sophomore Lot. The report was filed at 12:02 p.m. on March 4.

A trespasser was caught and issued a warning by Winston-Salem police on Ewing St. The report was filed on March 4 at an unspecified time.