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October 4, 2018
 

Street Beats October 5, 2018

Courtesy of Senior Airman Jared Whitaker
56th SFS

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents July 23 through Sept. 23 at Luke Air Force Base:

Tickets

SFS issued traffic citations for 77 moving violations and 45 nonmoving violations.

Traffic accidents

July 23: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident in housing. One vehicle was rear-ended. SFS issued no citations.

July 26: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at Bldg. 840 caused by inattentive backing. SFS issued one citation.

July 26: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at Bldg. 1130. A driver struck a parked car. SFS issued no citations.

July 28: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at the LAF Base Exchange parking lot. A driver struck a pedestrian while backing. There were no reported injuries or damage.

Aug. 3: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident and damage to government property at Bldg. 1032. A driver backed into a grader damaging the vehicle and property. SFS issued no citations.

Aug. 13: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at the flightline access gate. A vehicle struck a keypad access panel. SFS issued no citations.

Aug. 13: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at the parking garage. A small scratch was reported with no known cause. SFS issued no citations.

Aug. 14: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at Bldg. 404. The driver grazed a barrier while making a U-turn. SFS issued no citations.

Aug. 20: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at the satellite pharmacy where two drivers bumped each other. There was no damage. SFS issued no citations.

Aug. 21: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at the Child Development Center. A worker reported a large scratch and cracked rim cover with no knowledge of the cause. SFS issued no citations.

Aug. 22: SFS responded to a report of a major vehicle accident at the parking garage. The driver struck the parking garage wall when distracted by the passenger who reported having chest pains. Both people were transported to Abrazo West for treatment.

Aug. 23: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at the medical clinic due to inattentive backing. SFS issued one citation.

Aug. 29: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at Bldg. 908 where two drivers bumped each other. There was no damage. SFS issued no citations.

Emergency responses

July 23: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Bldg. 985. A patient complained of an altered state of consciousness and was treated on scene.

July 24: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Bldg. 156. SFS assisted a patient who was having a seizure. The patient was transported to Abrazo West.

July 24: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency in the Club Five Six parking lot. SFS rescued an individual from car where the patient had lost consciousness while driving. The patient was transported to Abrazo West.

July 25: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency in housing. A head injury resulted from a fall. The patient was treated and transported to Abrazo West.

July 25: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Fowler Park. The patient suffering from heat exhaustion was treated and released.

July 26: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the base gym. The patient was vomiting, was treated and released.

July 26: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Bldg. 1018. The patient complained of chest pains, but declined medical treatment, and was released.

July 27: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the commissary. The patient complained of dizziness and blurred vision and was transported to Abrazo West.

Aug. 2: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Bldg. 1150 where a patient complained of an altered state of consciousness, was treated on-scene and refused transport.

Aug. 4: SFS responded to a report of an intoxicated driver in a dorm parking lot who had struck a curb and was erratically driving. SFS apprehended the individual, confirmed driver intoxication, charged and released the individual to the first sergeant.

Aug. 7: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at South Gate where an individual with a hand injury was seeking medical attention. The patient was treated on scene and refused transport.

Aug. 8: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the 56th Medical Group. The patient was having seizures, treated on-scene and transported to Abrazo West.

Aug. 9: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the dorms. The patient was having seizures, treated on-scene and transported to Abrazo West.

Aug. 13: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the base track where a patient was suffering from heat exhaustion, treated on-scene and transported to Abrazo West.

Aug. 14: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the Exchange barber shop. The patient suffered heat exhaustion and dehydration, was treated on-scene and refused transport.

Aug. 15: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the Bldg. 1150 where a patient was disoriented and dehydrated, treated on-scene and transported to Abrazo West.

Aug. 17: SFS responded to a military working dog request from El Mirage police to sweep for a bomb at a local Walmart. There were no findings.

Aug. 22: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the base track. The patient was suffering from heat exhaustion, was treated on-scene and refused transport.

Aug. 22: SFS responded to a warrant’s hit at Lightning Gate for forgery, fraudulent schemes, artifices and theft. Glendale police arrived and took control.

Aug. 24: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Bldg. 905 where a patient was blacking out and disoriented. The patient was treated and released.

Aug. 24: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Club Five Six. The patient was complaining of possible heat exhaustion. The patient stabilized and refused transport.

Aug. 27: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Fighter Country Inn. The patient was complaining of chest pains, was treated on scene and transported to Abrazo West.

Aug. 29: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the commissary. An individual had fallen, was treated on-scene and released.

Aug. 31: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the commissary. An individual had a diabetic emergency, was treated and transported to Abrazo West.

Sept. 1: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the commissary. An individual had fallen, but preferred to seek private medical treatment.

Sept. 3: SFS responded to a warrant’s hit out of La Paz County Sheriff’s office at Kachina Gate for possession of drug paraphernalia. Glendale police determined the subject was a victim of stolen identity and was released.

Sept. 5: SFS responded to a report of a verbal altercation in housing. A couple argued over a missing camera. The parties were told to separate for 24 hours and cease communications.

Sept. 6: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Bldg. 983 where an individual had passed out, was treated on scene and transported to Abrazo West.

Sept. 7: SFS responded to a report of a verbal altercation in housing. A couple argued about a vehicle. The couple were told to cease communication and to leave the house with their belongings.

Sept. 11: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency in housing where a patient was having trouble breathing. The patient was transported to Abrazo West.

Sept. 11: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Bldg. 460. The patient was having seizures and was transported to Abrazo West.

Sept. 12: SFS responded to a bomb threat at South Gate Visitors Center. A civilian parked and left a vehicle at the gate. Contact was made with the subject who stated a family member had placed an explosive device in the vehicle. An MWD swept the vehicle with no findings and was towed off base.

Sept. 13: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency in housing. The patient complained of neck pain and was transported to Abrazo West.

Sept. 17: SFS responded to a warrant’s hit out of Phoenix Municipal Court at South Gate Visitors Center for provoking speech and gestures. Phoenix police was contacted and refused to extradite. The subject was denied entry and escorted off the installation.

Sept. 17: SFS responded to a report of a verbal altercation in housing over a financial disagreement. Glendale police responded and took control.

Sept. 17: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the base track. An individual had head and nose injuries, was treated on-scene and released.

Sept. 17: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency in housing where a patient was complaining of chest pain. The patient was treated on-scene and released.

Sept. 18: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at Bldg. 485 where a patient was having a seizure. The patient was transported to Abrazo West.

Sept. 19: SFS responded to a report of a medical emergency at the base supply center where a patient had a possible heart attack. The patient was transported to Abrazo West.

Sept. 21: SFS detected a driver possibly driving under the influence at South Gate due to stumbling and slurred speech. Glendale police responded and took control.

Sept. 22: SFS responded to a report of a breech in the perimeter wall by a vehicle crashing through the northwest perimeter disabling the vehicle. The driver had left the scene but was later identified.

Sept. 23: SFS responded to a report of a major vehicle accident at the intersection of Glendale Avenue and Litchfield Road. The driver, suspected of driving under the influence, crashed through the perimeter fence. The subject was injured and was taken to Abrazo West.

Nonemergency responses

Aug. 3: SFS responded to a report of shoplifting at the Exchange by a military spouse. Glendale police arrived and took control.

Aug. 6: SFS responded to a report of shoplifting at the Exchange by a juvenile dependent. Glendale police arrived and took control. SFS suspended base shopping privileges.

Aug. 7: SFS responded to a report of a civilian trespassing on base who claimed a mental illness. Glendale police escorted the individual off base.

Aug. 16: SFS detected a drug incident at North Gate. One subject attempted to gain access to the base while the passenger possessed marijuana. One individual was charged and released to the first sergeant. The second individual was denied entry and released.

Aug. 22: SFS responded to a report of shoplifting at the commissary. The offender could not be identified. SFS is still collecting evidence.

Aug. 24: SFS responded to a warrant’s hit at the visitor’s center for possession out of Maricopa County Justice Courts. MCSO to extradite. SFS denied entry.

Alarm activations

SFS responded to 35 alarm activations on base.




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