Crime Log 8/30

Compiled by Haley Doss, Chattanooga, Tenn. — August 18 16-006329 Officers responded to a narcotics violation in Decosimo. On arrival, police noticed a marijuana odor. A resident gave police permission to search the room where police found marijuana residue. The student also gave police a grinder and a bong. The resident was sent to Student Development. 16-006331 UTC Police were dispatched […]

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  • Best of the Crime Log: Top 10

    By Alina Hunter-Grah & Eve Hermann, Chattanooga, Tenn., —  At the Echo, crime is not a joke. But students getting busted for tomfooleries they wouldn’t do in front of their parents is pretty funny. If you’re like us, the only thing you read in the Echo is the crime log, and we have been anxiously waiting […]

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  • Drugs allegedly involved in South Campus assault

    by Gabrielle Chevalier   Police charged a UTC student with aggravated assault and vandalism for allegedly vandalizing Walker Apartments and assaulting officers after he reportedly took the drugs PCP and LSD. Although the student’s claim that he took the drugs have not been confirmed with hospital test results, UTC Police Chief Robert Ratchford said the […]

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  • Liquor and drug violations double on campus

    By  Megan Ferguson, Chattanooga, TN–UTC’s disciplinary referrals for liquor law violations  and drug-related violations have increased from 2010 to 2011, according to the Campus Safety and Law Enforcement report. Although arrests for violations of the liquor law have gone down, there has still been an increase in the number of disciplinary referrals. In 2010, the […]

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