Crime

09/06/16 2:38am
Last Thursday, Copabanana’s South Street location was ordered to temporarily shut down for a series of health violations.
09/04/16 11:44am
Getting arrested or convicted of a crime is bad, but as a recent Penn study points out, the long term effects of having a criminal record can make it even worse.
09/01/16 12:08am
See what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between Aug. 19 and Aug. 25. 
08/31/16 12:59am
There were 20 disorderly house complaints on houses this year, down from 35 in 2015. Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush attributed this decrease to proactive intervention in off-campus houses.
08/31/16 12:53am
Penn spokeswoman Phyllis Holtzman said the University has used a “rigorous process to review all aspects of the investment options offered to its faculty and staff to ensure they are administered with the highest degree of care and prudence.”
08/24/16 12:16am
Students who break sexual violence codes will be barred from receiving academic honors, and the definition of sexual violence and harassment has been expanded. 
07/18/16 10:45am
An incoming Penn freshman was accused of sexual assault in a legal complaint, The Boston Globe reported Wednesday.
07/17/16 3:20pm

Crime Log: July 1 - July 7

Theft July 2: Anonymous theft from building July 4: Anonymous theft from building July 5: Anonymous bike theft July 6: Anonymous theft from building July 6: Anonymous other theft.
07/14/16 10:58pm
Doctoral student in Africana Studies and Music, Courtney Brown, died at his home in Michigan last weekend after battling cancer.
07/09/16 5:40pm

Crime Log: June 23- June 30

Theft: June 30: Theft from Building Vandalism: June 27: Complainant, who remained anonymous, reported scratch marks in stainless steel wall coverings in the elevators in Huntsman Hall (3730 Walnut Street). The report was made at 3:10pm.
07/08/16 10:22pm
The attempted robbery took place inside of the ATM lobby of the PNC Bank.
07/06/16 10:30am
The body of Engineering graduate student Qi He was found in Washington on Sunday, July 2, nearly a month after he went missing on June 5.
06/30/16 10:21am
The defamation claims stemmed from the debunked University of Virginia gang rape story written by 1994 College graduate Sabrina Erdely.
06/29/16 11:42pm
“Honestly it wasn’t too surprising. The short sentence and the victim blaming because that’s just what we’ve always seen,” Auchus said.
06/19/16 8:57am
After a month-long trial, a jury of four men and eight women will determine Fattah’s fate.
06/14/16 2:18pm
Akyra Murray was a star student and gifted basketball player recruited to play for Mercyhurst College in Erie, Pa.
06/10/16 12:42pm
Engineering graduate student Qi He went missing Sunday when he was glissading, or using an ice ax to control his slide, down Asgard Pass, a popular alpine hiking area near Seattle, WA.
06/09/16 12:07am
The federal corruption trial of U.S. House of Representative Chaka Fattah is continued the week of May 31 - June 3. 
06/09/16 12:03am
The fugitive vegan, who disappeared after embezzling millions from her own business, was caught after months on the run when her accomplice ordered a cheese pizza.
06/01/16 3:13pm
UCLA has issued a campus lockdown. The LAPD said that the active shooter was in a UCLA building, Engineering IV, according to NPR.
05/25/16 11:51pm
In the past couple of months, Penn Health has been the object of three separate lawsuits.
05/25/16 12:09pm
During the three-and-a-half hour hearing in Norristown, Pennsylvania, Judge Elizabeth A. McHugh found enough evidence to continue with a criminal trial against the comedian.
05/18/16 2:32am
Rafael Robb, who taught economics at Penn, was denied early release on Monday for the 2006 killing of his wife.
05/10/16 5:44pm
An advisory said the man has been following women and and “approaching them in an aggressive manner.”
05/07/16 10:07pm
Four employees filed a complaint in April alleging that Penn didn’t pay them for overtime hours during the holidays in 2013.
04/30/16 12:22am
On Hey Day, scores of juniors were blocked from entering the Quad with some witnesses even describing a tense standoff between Penn Police, AlliedBarton security guards and the boisterous students.
04/28/16 2:32am
See what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone from April 15 - April 21, which included Spring Fling.
04/27/16 2:34am
At Take Back the Night on April 7, Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush explained how students could use the Penn Guardian app to anonymously report sexual assaults.
04/25/16 1:20am
The University created the HELP line at 215-898-HELP (215-898-4357), a number available 24/7 when students need help understanding Penn’s resources for health and wellness.
04/22/16 1:40am
The Powel fourth grade class has been learning about gun violence in Philadelphia through a service-learning project with Need in Deed, a nonprofit that facilitates service-learning in classrooms.