Health & Safety

September 20, 2013

Street Beat – September 20, 2013

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following situations from Sept. 6 through 12, 2013

Tickets

Security Forces issued citations for 11 moving violations.

Traffic related incidents

Sept. 6: Security forces responded to a minor vehicle accident involving two privately owned vehicles at the Lightning Gate. There were no injuries.

Sept. 6: Security forces responded to a minor vehicle accident involving two privately owned vehicles on Litchfield and Lightning St. Security forces assisted with directing traffic and overseeing the exchange of information. There were no injuries.

Sept. 9: Security forces responded to a minor vehicle accident involving two privately owned vehicles at the clinic. There were no injuries.

Non emergency responses

Sept. 6: Security forces responded to a report of shoplifting at the Base Exchange. Glendale police took control of the situation.

Sept. 6: Security forces and Luke Fire and Emergency Services responded to a loud noise complaint on Sioux Circle in Saguaro housing.

Sept. 6: Security forces received a call from the Arizona Department of Public Safety to report a civil arrest was made on a member of the 944th Medical Squadron during a routine traffic stop on I-10 Tucson. A wants and warrants check that revealed the member was wanted for failure to pay a fine.

Sept. 10: Security forces responded to a report of theft of government property in Bldg. 635 dormitory common room. The incident is still under investigation.

Sept. 11: Security forces responded to an incident involving damage to personal property located at Bldg. 453.

Alarm activations

Security Forces responded to 10 alarm activations on base.

Tip of the Week:

If you are driving and see an approaching emergency vehicle, use your turn signal, slow down and pull over to the side of the road as quickly, but as safely as possible.

Once the emergency vehicle passes, put your left turn signal on and pull back into traffic. Don’t rush to pull back into traffic. It is better to be safe than to keep your place in the flow of traffic.

If an emergency vehicle approaches on a curve or hill, do not stop on the curve, or hill. At a normal speed, get beyond this area to a flat or straight stretch of the road.




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
Courtesy photo

Honor guardsman, family man makes good Airman

Courtesy photo Tech. Sgt. Richard Galero, 56th Force Support Squadron Luke Air Force Base Honor Guard NCO in charge, hands off a flag during a funeral honors ceremony at the National Memorial Cemetery in Phoenix. Galero trains ...
 
 
Courtesy graphic

Fitness center gets Xtreme makeover

Courtesy graphic Above is an architectural rendering of the changes to the outside of the Luke Air Force Base Bryant Fitness Center. Renovations also include a remodel of most of the interior. The project will take place over t...
 
 

People — Air Force’s greatest asset

As I reflect on almost 25 years of military service, I find it easy to remember my assignments, the multiple jobs I’ve had and duties I have performed. I have served on four continents and for four presidents. Within that same time period, our nation has been in numerous campaigns ranging from operations Desert Storm...
 

 

Character, good or bad, will be passed on

Your character is who you are when no one is watching. At the same time, your character is who you are when everyone is watching. Your character is the sum of your morals and values and the quality of your character is of the utmost importance when leading others. In addition to your own values...
 
 
Senior Airman 
JAMES HENSLEY

History gets paint job

Senior AirmanJAMES HENSLEY James Bridges and Hayden Yager, civilian contractors, prepare the F-104C Starfighter static display for painting Aug. 12 in the Luke Air Force Base Airpark. The static displays in the airpark will be ...
 
 

News Briefs August 29, 2015

Base-wide exercise The 56th Fighter Wing will begin an active-shooter exercise between 8 and 10 a.m. Thursday. It is expected to continue throughout the day. The exercise will include military and local, county and state law enforcement, and fire departments. On and off-base residents should expect traffic disruptions, gate closures or delays, and interruption of...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>