University of Maryland Police responded to reports of a hate bias incident, DWI/DUIs and a suspicious person last week, according to police logs.

Hate bias incident

The university’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion’s hate bias log indicated police responded to a reported hate bias incident in an undergraduate residence.

Non-inclusive, anti-LGBTQ language was found in a restroom, according to a report from Nov. 5 on the log. This marks the 13th hate bias incident this semester, according to the ODI’s online log. Five others have also involved anti-LGBTQ language.

University Police took the report, and it is currently being investigated.


At 1:09 a.m. on Nov. 8, police responded to Route 1 for a report of a DWI/DUI.

Later, at 2:20 a.m., police responded to Preinkert Drive for another DWI/DUI report.

Both cases resulted in an arrest.

Suspicious person

Police responded at 12:15 a.m. on Nov. 7 to the 4500 block of College Avenue for a report of a suspicious person.

The case is closed by exception.

Senior staff writer Leah Brennan contributed to this article.