By Wendy Elliott
Four arrests were made and 20 liquor-related calls came in to the Wolfville RCMP after university classes started Sept. 4.
A caller from Wolfville said a bunch of inebriated males were “being stupid” and playing with construction signs in the downtown just after midnight on Sept. 5.
After a hypnotist performed at Acadia University, some suspicious behaviour was observed on campus at 10:25 p.m. EHS treated a female student who passed out. The hypnotist also assisted.
Loud music was causing problems on Hillside Avenue at 10:42 p.m. and a large group was reported partying on Bay Street at 11:33 p.m.
A 23-year-old male was laying on Gaspereau Avenue, near a blind turn, at 12:55 a.m. on Sept. 6. He was extremely intoxicated and wanted to sleep. Police offered him a cell in New Minas to rest in.
Loud parties were reported on Cherry Lane, Marsh Hawk Drive, Westwood Avenue and Highland Avenue.
An extremely intoxicated man was reported from Crowell Drive. He was checked out by EHS and released to a friend.
On Sept. 7, an inebriated 21-year-old male was arrested at 12:30 a.m. on Highland Avenue. Ten minutes later, a 19-year-old man was arrested for assault at a drinking establishment on Harbourside Drive.
A Highland Avenue resident reported damage to property after someone walked on top of a Jeep.
A loud party with a large crowd of merrymakers was reported on Prospect Street at 10:25 p.m. The caller was concerned for the safety of the lone officer in the area and because the street was blocked off.
Three males were reported drinking liquor on the lawn of the Wolfville Baptist Church at 11:23 p.m.
Someone was reported for urinating outside a Linden Avenue residence at 11:55 p.m. The caller said hundreds of students were walking by.
Loud music and noise were troublesome at a Main Street apartment building at 1:26 a.m. on Sept. 8. The building supposedly has a noise curfew after 11 p.m.
Officers on patrol observed an inebriated male trying to start fights on Highland Avenue. The man, who is 20, was arrested at 2:30 a.m.
Possible drug use was reported on Skyway Drive.
Last September, 23 liquor calls were made to police between Aug. 30 and Sept. 6. Three arrests occurred.