Crime

11/17/17 2:44pm
On the night of Nov. 3, it was reported that three people left Copabanana without paying for their meals.   
11/14/17 10:26pm
According to the Division of Public Safety, the student surrendered his bag and the two suspects fled east on Walnut Street. 
11/14/17 11:46am
On Oct. 28, Penn Police arrested a man affiliated to Penn at Hill College House for underage drinking and issued him a citation.  
11/12/17 6:48pm
An Engineering sophomore, who has collected approximately 200 illegally download films on his computer, received a warning email but did not face further repercussions. 
11/06/17 11:57pm
“There have been documented instances of bureaucratic and judicial corruption, dangerous and unhealthy living conditions, and human rights violations in many of these facilities." 
11/05/17 1:08pm
“We are the largest private police department; we are larger than Princeton, we are larger than Yale, but we are the lowest paid,” Penn Police Association President Eric Rohrback said. 
11/02/17 4:56pm
The woman who punched Nursing sophomore Heidi Chiu was taken into custody by Penn Police officers.
11/02/17 12:22am
“Sleep problems have previously been associated with increased antisocial and criminal behavior, so we were surprised to find that increased sleep was associated with increased offending,” one researcher said. 
11/01/17 8:41pm
“In a weird way it was flattering, that they would go to the trouble to hack a student website at Penn,” College sophomore Ethan Woolley said. 
11/01/17 5:26pm
On Oct. 20, a man affiliated to Penn reported that someone struck him in the back of the head near the intersection of 38th and Sansom Streets. 
10/31/17 12:46am
College senior Arjun Malik is one of the founding members of the Philadelphia Bail Fund, which aims to post bail for as many low-income individuals as possible. 
10/29/17 5:48pm
A DPS administrator said students attending off-campus social events is not a concerning security issue because these venues have regulations that students must comply with. 
10/29/17 4:00pm
On Oct. 16, a woman reported that she was near 34th and Spruce Streets when a person exposed himself to her.
10/27/17 5:11pm
Penn's Division of Public Safety has opened an investigation into the matter, but as of Oct. 25., they had not found the perpetrator. 
10/20/17 10:07pm
At Santa Monica, a “threat-assessment team” congregates twice a week to discuss students who have been reported as possible threats to themselves or others. Similar teams exist at Virginia Tech and George Washington University. 
10/20/17 7:48pm
Starting this fall, all staff will need to log in to Penn InTouch using a two step verification process.
10/20/17 7:28pm
This week's crime log includes eight incidents of theft, an incident of aggravated assault and two incidents of burglary. 
10/18/17 11:55pm
Benitez will spend one year on probation to complete his program, while Loginov will serve two years on probation to complete his program, according to their respective court dockets.
10/18/17 7:05pm
Called the PRISim Suite Judgement Trainer, the machine lets officers speak with simulated suspects and control simulations of firearms. 
10/18/17 6:04pm
The Division of Public Safety said a UPennAlert was sent because one of the suspected involved was not apprehended, which DPS deemed as an "on-going threat to the community." 
10/12/17 1:25am
Since the beginning of 2016's fall semester, 726 crimes have been reported on or near Penn's campus. These heat maps visualize the locations of those crimes and break them down by offense.
10/11/17 7:14pm
The consequences of violations across college houses are often inconsistent. For example, smoking in Riepe is a $50 fine, but smoking in Rodin is a $100 fine. 
10/10/17 8:12pm
Penn Police is warning students of an email and text messaging scam targeting and extorting money from members of the University community.
10/10/17 3:00pm
Cariann Hithon, 22, is the third Temple University student to have died this semester. 
10/09/17 1:14pm
"It’s been known for some time that gun violence, like many other forms of crime and other social problems, can be clustered within certain neighborhoods."
10/08/17 8:10pm
A Penn student who witnessed the incident said she was “livid there was no alert” sent out to the Penn community, especially because the man was let go by police. 
09/27/17 8:54pm
“The guy that screws in the light bulb for the President of the University makes more than us, and we protect the whole university," said the Penn Police Association President.
09/24/17 6:45pm
Socks' new puppies are just about three months old, but they're already training to take on a range of professional roles at Penn. 
09/21/17 4:09pm
The Penn-affiliated individual exited their bathroom and discovered the suspect standing in their home. 
09/06/17 12:48am
No clean resolutions are likely in any story like this—complete with blotted memories, bias and alcohol-fueled chaos.