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Lecturer arrested, charged for open lewdness

Adam Bund, a lecturer for the Department of Anthropology, was charged with one count of open lewdness and one count of harassment on Friday, according to his court docket.

May 24, 2013

Philadelphia smartphone thefts mimic national trend

Two recent robberies inside the Penn Patrol Zone are examples of a growing national problem of criminals seeking smartphones.

May 22, 2013

Police are investigating 'indecent acts' in Houston Hall

Indecent acts committed in Houston Hall that involved a Penn lecturer are being investigated by the police.

May 22, 2013

April sees decrease in crime in Penn Patrol Zone

The biggest reduction in crime against persons in April was in the category of assaults — both simple and aggravated.

May 21, 2013

Police releases video of suspect in Don Ly's murder

The Philadelphia Police Department released a surveillance camera video Monday of the man believed to be responsible for the murder of campus food cart operator Don Ly.

May 20, 2013

Crime Log | May 3 - May 9

See what incidents occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between May 3 and May 9.

May 15, 2013

String of robberies hits University City Thursday night

The string of three robberies began at approximately 8:30 p.m. on the 4500 block of Sansom Street.

May 10, 2013

Robbery with gun occurs at 42nd and Chestnut

Two suspects were arrested in connection with a robbery with a gun at the intersection of 42nd and Chestnut streets Thursday night.

May 9, 2013

City to improve safety measures at 38th and Spruce intersection

The Philadelphia Streets Department is set to install “bumpouts” to make it easier for pedestrians to cross the intersection — which has been plagued by a string of five accidents — by the end of the year.

May 7, 2013

Car catches fire outside of Hill College House

According to the Division of Public Safety, a car was driving along Walnut Street when it pulled over between 33rd and 34th streets and subsequently burst into flames.

April 28, 2013

Carjacker in 2010 campus shootout sentenced to prison

Leslie Mosby helped his friend, Karl Sappleton, carjack a car in West Philadelphia just before 3 a.m. on Nov. 21, 2010.

April 23, 2013

Another student hit at 38th and Spruce streets

An automobile struck a female University student at 38th and Spruce streets on Tuesday morning, marking the fifth accident at the intersection this semester.

April 23, 2013

Illegal sale of drugs near campus leads to nine arrests

The Division of Public Safety made nine arrests in two days last Monday and Tuesday in connection with people selling illegal drugs.

April 22, 2013

Search continues for killer of campus fruit truck owner

The killing of University City food truck operator Don Ly remains unsolved.

April 22, 2013

Campus fruit cart vendor fatally stabbed

Don Ly, a campus food truck operator, was stabbed and killed while on his way to work this morning.
A letter from his son: My father, Don Ly

April 18, 2013

Division of Public Safety honors exceptional officers at Commendations Ceremony

DPS’s Commendations Ceremony — held in Fagin Hall — let the organization commend officer service, memorialize several individuals and promote members of the department.

April 17, 2013

Fling incidents down 59 percent from 2012

Penn’s student body flung a little safer this year.

April 15, 2013

No citations for underage drinking issued on Friday or Saturday

While 31 students were cited Thursday night of Spring Fling weekend by state police officers, the citations did not continue during the two days of official Fling activities.

April 15, 2013

Students to appear in court for Fling liquor citations

According to Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush, 31 citations were issued at two off-campus parties on Thursday night by the Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement.

April 14, 2013

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