Health & Safety

May 30, 2014

Street Beat

Staff Sgt. Travis Dulworth, 56th SFS

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents May 12 through 19:

Tickets

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

Traffic-related incidents

May 13: Security forces responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident involving a privately owned vehicle and a fixed object in the Bldg. 1541 parking garage. The driver stated she was pulling out of a parking space and instead of pressing the brake; she accidently pressed the accelerator, causing her to drive onto the curb and hit the bench. There were no injuries.

Emergency responses

May 14: Security forces responded to a medical emergency in Saguaro Manor Housing. The patient was transported to Estrella Banner Hospital via Southwest Ambulance.

May 19: Security forces responded to a medical emergency at the softball fields. The patient was transported to West Valley Hospital via Southwest Ambulance.

Nonemergency responses

May 14: A civil arrest was made on an active-duty member for felony endangerment and DUI in Tempe. The subject was driving, lost control of the vehicle and struck two pedestrians on the sidewalk. The subject was arrested on scene and taken in for processing.

May 15: Security forces responded to a warrant’s hit at South Gate Visitor Center for probation violation from Mesa police. The subject was attempting to obtain a visitor pass to enter the base for work. Mesa police arrived on scene and took custody of the subject.

May 16: Security forces responded to a report of theft of Army and Air Force Exchange Services money and products involving AAFES employees. Security forces examined the AAFES security video tape, verifying subjects were stealing money and merchandise. Hidden cameras were set up to determine why the profit percentage had declined during March. Further review of security tape showed subject number one manipulating the credit card machine and subject number two removing cash from the register and safe. Glendale police took control.

May 16: Security forces conducted a walk-through of Bldg. 640 and made contact with an underage individual drinking alcohol. The subject was transported to Bldg. 179 and released to the unit first sergeant.

May 17: Security forces responded to a report of unlawful entry at Bldg. 1124. A security forces patrol made contact with three individuals who admitted jumping the perimeter wall near Bldg. 1150. Two of the individuals were issued an immediate debarment order memorandum. Glendale police took control.

Alarm activations

Security forces responded to six alarm activations on base.




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