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The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents May 2 through 29 at Luke Air Force Base:

Tickets

Security forces issued citations for 39 moving violations and 12 nonmoving violations.

Traffic-related incidents

May 5: Security forces responded to reports of a minor vehicle collision near Bldg. 330. There was damage to property and a building when a truck with oversized items in the truck bed was driven through a roll-up door that was too low.

May 12: Security forces identified an individual attempting to gain entry to the installation with an active driving suspension. Security forces detained the driver and advised of the individual’s rights. The driver’s unit was contacted and took control.

May 13: Security forces responded to a report of a minor vehicle collision adjacent to the Shoppette. There was damage, but there were no injuries. The driver relayed while attempting to exit the fuel pumps the vehicle struck an object.

May 17: Security forces responded to a report of a minor vehicle collision at South Gate. There were no injuries.

Emergency responses

May 4: Security forces responded to a report of a medical emergency in base housing. Security forces identified an individual suffering from chest pains. The individual was transported to a local hospital.

May 4: Security forces responded to a report of a gate runner at North Gate. The driver was located and detained for processing. The driver was released to the unit command.

May 5: Security forces responded to a report of a medical emergency in the Luke AFB Exchange. Security forces identified a disorientated and fatigued individual who was transported to a local hospital.

May 6: Security forces responded to a report of a child locked inside a vehicle. Security forces made contact with the legal guardian who said the keys were accidentally locked in the vehicle when it was exited. The door was opened, and the child was unharmed.

May 9: Security forces responded to a report of a medical emergency in the Exchange. Security forces identified an individual suffering from chest pains. The individual was transported to a local hospital.

May 10: Security forces responded to a report of a medical emergency in the Trans Compound. Security forces identified an individual who had fainted. The individual was transported to a local hospital.

May 16: Security forces responded to a report of a medical emergency at the Exchange. Security forces identified a female suffering from suicidal thoughts. The individual was transported to a local hospital.

May 17: Security forces responded to a report of a medical emergency in a dorm. Security forces identified an individual suffering from a seizure. The individual was transported to a local hospital.

May 17: Security forces responded to a report of medical emergency at the 56th Medical Group. Security forces identified an individual suffering from chest pains. The individual was transported to a local hospital.

May 18: Security forces responded to a report of medical emergency at the base track. Security forces identified an individual suffering from dehydration. The individual was transported to a local hospital.

May 24: Security forces responded to a report of a medical emergency at the base track. Security forces identified a male suffering from chest pains. The individual was treated and released.

May 25: Security forces responded to a report of a medical emergency in base housing. Security forces identified an individual suffering from an apparent stroke. The individual was transported to a local hospital.

May 29: Security forces responded to a report of a medical emergency at the commissary. Security forces identified an individual who had lost consciousness. The individual was treated and released.

Nonemergency responses

May 7: Security forces responded to a report of shoplifting at the Exchange. Security forces reviewed the video tape and identified an individual attempting to depart without rendering payment. Glendale police arrived and took control.

May 16: Security forces responded to a report of shoplifting at the Exchange. After reviewing the video tape, security forces identified and detained a retired individual attempting to depart without rendering full payment. Glendale police arrived and took control.

May 20: Security forces responded to a report of shoplifting at the Exchange. After reviewing the video tape, security forces identified and detained a dependent attempting to depart without rendering full payment. Glendale police arrived and took control.

May 20: Security forces responded to a report of shoplifting at the Exchange. After reviewing the video tape, security forces identified and detained an active-duty member attempting to depart without rendering full payment. The individual was charged and released to the unit first sergeant.

May 24: Security forces responded to a fire alarm in Bldg. 640. After securing the scene and determining no fire was present, security forces identified an individual using an e-cigarette in a dorm room. The individual was charged with Article 92, failure to obey an order or regulation, and was released to the unit first sergeant.

May 29: Security forces responded to an individual walking on top of the base perimeter wall. Security forces made contact with the individual who had fallen from the wall and sustained an injury. Medical services and Glendale police were contacted and took control.

Alarm activations

Security forces responded to 16 alarm activations on base.

Tip of the week

Keep cords and wires off the floor and out of walkways. Most office injuries are due to people not noticing an electrical cord on the floor.

Courtesy of Staff Sgt. Christopher Washburn, 56th SFS