Health & Safety

November 1, 2013

Street Beat – November 1, 2013

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents Oct. 19 through 25:

Tickets

Security forces issued citations for 16 moving and two non-moving violations.

Traffic-related incidents

Oct. 20: Security forces assisted a civilian after a major vehicle accident which took place on 135th Avenue and damaged the west perimeter wall of Ocotillo Housing. The individual was transported to St. Joseph’s Hospital.

Oct. 22: Security forces responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident involving a government-owned vehicle and a fixed object located at Bldg. 400. An individual was towing a generator and struck a fence.

Oct. 24: Security forces responded to a minor vehicle accident involving a GOV and a fixed object located on taxiway Echo. There were no injuries.

Nonemergency responses

Oct. 20: Security forces responded to a report of damage to private property in Bldg. 640 and made contact with an individual who had a 2-foot by 6-inch dent on the driver’s side of the vehicle.

Oct. 21: A civil arrest was made in Avondale. A military member was arrested for domestic violence, resisting arrest and assault on an officer.

Oct. 21: Security forces responded to a “Be on the Lookout” report from August 2013 for shoplifting. The individual was attempting to enter the installation at Lightning Gate. A patrol issued a “suspension of base exchange, commissary and shoppette privileges” letter. The individual’s identification card was seized upon refusal to sign the letter.

Oct. 21: Security forces responded to a report of shoplifting at the base exchange. Glendale police responded and took control.

Oct. 22: Security forces responded to a report of theft of private property at Bryant Fitness Center. An individual departed the fitness center without retrieving jewelry that had been removed and set aside during a workout. The jewelry was missing when the individual returned to get it back. The incident is under investigation.

Oct. 24: Security forces responded to a report of damage to private property at Bldg. 450. A personal vehicle was struck when two individuals were moving a safe from Bldg. 431 to Bldg. 3182.

Oct. 25: Security forces responded to a report of theft of funds at Fighter Country Inn.

Alarm activations

Security forces responded to 10 alarm activations on base.

Tip of the week

When riding a bicycle on the road, always yield to cars and pedestrians. Look left, right and left again before crossing streets. Obey traffic signs and signals, stay off highways, and ride with traffic close to the curb and in single file.




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


 
 

 
Courtesy photo

EOD called out for expertise

Courtesy photo The 56th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal team recovers military ordnance July 4 from the rubble of a burnt down building at an auto repair facility in Phoenix. The Luke EOD team recovered nume...
 
 

Strong followers challenge authority

It’s not surprising that when I tell subordinates to challenge authority, I often get a look of confusion. Admittedly, this is a step used to provoke thought. Obviously, we don’t need subordinates undermining their leader’s authority. My intent is not to create insubordination — it is to underscore the importance of strong followership. Great leaders...
 
 

Travel access, opportunities not to be ignored

Possibly one of the greatest and overlooked gifts we have in the military is our ability to travel. More often than not, we are stationed at bases around the world where we have the access and opportunity to travel and see the local sites. However, it happens way too often that we ignore those opportunities....
 

 
Staff Sgt. Darlene Seltmann

Thunderbolt joins elite Thunderbirds

Staff Sgt. Darlene Seltmann 56th Fighter Wing Public Affairs photojournalist, took this photo March 15 during Luke Air Force Base’s Open House and Air Show. She had no idea at the time that just a few months later she would b...
 
 

News Briefs July 25, 2014

Wanted: Airmen selfie videos The Air Force wants to hear from Airmen with unique stories about what led them to the Air Force, who are proud of their job and how it impacts the Air Force mission, or work in an exceptional unit. The 2014 American Airman Video Contest is open to all Airmen who...
 
 

Thunderbolt of the Week

Airman 1st Class Anna Valdez 56th Contracting Squadron Contracting specialist Hometown: Moscow Years in service: One Family: Husband, Phil; mother, Natalia; and father, Oleg Education: Russian State University of Trade and Economics bachelor’s and master’s degrees in economics Inspirations: My parents demonstrated excellence and success in a loving environment, taught me to never give up...
 




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=""> <strike> <strong>


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin