Health & Safety

April 25, 2014

Street Beat

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents April 14 through 21:

Tickets

Security forces issued citations for 17 moving and two nonmoving violations.

Traffic-related incidents

April 15: Security forces responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident involving a government-owned vehicle and a privately owned vehicle in the parking lot of Bldg. 905. There were no injuries.

April 15: Security forces responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident involving two privately owned vehicles on Mohave Circle. There were no injuries.

April 16: Security forces responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident involving a government-owned vehicle and a fixed object on the access road adjacent to Hanger 913.

April 18: A civil arrest was made on two active-duty members on South Mill in Tempe for driving under the influence. The individuals were cited and released on April 13 and 17.

Emergency responses

April 15: Security forces and firefighters responded to a 911 call on Salado Road. An individual was transported to West Valley Hospital via Southwest Ambulance.

Nonemergency responses

April 15: Security forces and firefighters responded to a report of a death in base housing on Navajo Circle. A neighbor reported not hearing from the victim since April 10 due to the victim being ill. Security forces entered through a back door and found the victim deceased. Glendale police took control.

April 16: Security forces responded to a warrant hit on an individual for failure to appear from Bannock County Sheriff’s Office, Idaho. There was no extradition request. The individual was denied access to base and released on the individual’s own recognizance.

April 16: Security forces responded to a report of damage to private property in the Bldg. 586 east parking lot. The incident is under investigation.

April 19: A civil arrest was made on an active-duty member in Surprise for a domestic dispute and preventing the use of a telephone in an emergency. Surprise police responded to a 911 hang up from the residence and determined there was a domestic dispute between the member and spouse. The member was arrested and transported to the Fourth Avenue Jail in Phoenix.

Alarm activations

Security forces responded to seven alarm activations on base.

Tip of the week

Avoid leaving pets or children in a locked vehicle even if the engine and air conditioning are left running. If the engine shuts down, the heat would build up quickly. With an outside temperature of 90, the interior of a vehicle will reach 109 in just 10 minutes.




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