Crime

04/21/16 1:50am
See what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between April 8 and April 14.
04/20/16 2:38am
Compared to last year's Fling, hospitalizations, liquor law violations and the number of houses listed as disturbances all went up.
04/20/16 2:36am
Jamal Morris, 27, was riding a red, Chainboard bike around 4 a.m. on Saturday morning when he was struck by a car at the intersection of 45th and Market streets.
04/18/16 1:52am
PECO and Penn Facilities responded to the series of power outages in recent weeks on campus.
04/16/16 9:12pm
DPS last sent a safety alert on March 29 after a power outage in the area of 34th and Walnut streets.
04/14/16 2:40am
Every year, the Division of Public Safety coordinates with the Vice Provost for University Life and the Medical Emergency Response Team to prepare for Spring Fling to make sure all students are safe.
04/14/16 2:30am
See what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between April 1 and April 7. 
04/13/16 8:04pm
Penn Club employees entered the guest room in which he was staying after he did not check out, according to the New York Post.
04/13/16 2:26am
News of the suicide raised concerns among prospective as well as current students.
04/13/16 2:12am
This flurry of safety alerts seems to point to an increase in crime during this past March, but the statistics suggest that crime trends have remained steady.
04/11/16 3:07pm
Kong died Monday morning at the 40th Street Station on SEPTA’s Market-Frankford line, according to an email sent to undergraduates by Provost Vincent Price and President Amy Gutmann at 2:22 p.m. 
04/09/16 11:07am
Around 3:50 a.m. on Saturday, a black Laredo Jeep speeding east through Walnut Street collided with a white Toyota Solara that was heading north on 38th Street, according to officers and bystanders at the scene.
04/08/16 10:43pm
Take Back the Night is an international event and non-profit organization, but at Penn it takes the form of a rally, a march across campus and a speak-out where survivors of sexual violence share their stories.
04/07/16 3:41am
See what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between March 25 and March 31. 
04/07/16 3:23am
DPS honored members of its division, its partners in safety, AlliedBarton, the University City District, the Philadelphia Police Department and members of the Penn community for their devotion to service.
04/05/16 1:30am
The Daily Pennsylvanian took a look at Fattah’s recent legal troubles, extending back to 2007, and previewed what lies ahead for the embattled congressman and Fels graduate.
04/05/16 1:28am
Although a college degree is one of the requirements to apply for an H-1B visa, some international Penn students have exploited a loophole and apply before graduating.
04/04/16 1:11am
The restaurant received 22 violations, eight of which were serious, including evidence of pest activity and sewage backup.
03/31/16 12:36am
See what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone from March 18-24. 
03/29/16 1:07pm
The outages come less than a week after an electrical explosion closed an entire block.
03/26/16 3:54pm
The Division of Public Safety issued an alert at 7:26 p.m. and were able to declare the area "all-clear" six minutes later.
03/24/16 12:33pm
On Thursday morning, an electrical explosion blocked traffic on Walnut Street and left one man injured. 
03/24/16 1:10am
See what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between March 11 and March 17.
03/23/16 1:50am
Beginning on Wednesday morning, all University students will automatically receive UPennAlerts in the summer months.
03/23/16 1:30am
Around 9:15 p.m. on Monday, a male student alerted Penn Police to an attempted theft outside of Harnwell College House.
03/22/16 11:44pm
A little after 7 p.m., DPS received a phone call from a student in Huntsman Hall who was concerned about a fellow student's behavior, Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush said. 
03/22/16 11:15pm
“Kids get a chance to ice skate, have pizza and hang out in a safe environment,” Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush said.
03/21/16 11:22pm
The University said in November they would add more questions about sexual violence to existing Penn surveys, shortly after the American Association of Universities’ Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Misconduct and Sexual Assault was released.
03/17/16 2:48am
The UA did not publish annual reports in 2012 and 2013, but since then the UA leadership has committed itself to completing the report every year.
03/17/16 2:36am
Social policy professor Susan B. Sorenson and criminology and statistics professor Richard Berk found that the use of machine-learning forecasts at domestic violence arraignments could substantially reduce repeat domestic violence arrests.