Crime

02/22/18 5:11pm
Feb. 9: A theft which resulted in losses of over $200 was reported in the afternoon at Levin Hall. The police arrested a suspect.
02/02/18 6:30pm
Woodward entered his plea for not guilty and his bail was set for $5 million, five times the amount of the scheduled bail for the crime.
02/09/18 5:16pm
On Jan. 30,  the concrete sign of Wynn Commons was vandalized with black paint. This comes after reports of former trustee Steve Wynn engaging in a pattern of sexual misconduct.
02/02/18 9:20pm
Jan. 23: A 32-year old woman was arrested after stealing between $50 and $200 worth of merchandise from the Last Word Bookstore.
02/02/18 9:13pm
The head of the police union was told by Rush that if Penn police officers were not happy with their current conditions that they could take their employment elsewhere. 
01/29/18 1:04am
According to Kathleen Shields Anderson, the Director of Operations & External Affairs for DPS, the robber took money from the store. 
01/27/18 10:30am
A new report from ProPublica has found that Samuel Woodward was a member of the Atomwaffen Division, which has been described as an active hate group of neo-Nazis. 
01/25/18 3:19pm
Jan. 11: Someone reported a theft at the Phi Delta Theta fraternity house, 3700 Locust Walk, around noon. The stolen items totaled more than $200 in losses. 
01/12/18 7:46pm
The Division of Public Safety's website described the suspect as a roughly 20-year-old thin, black man, donning an orange jacket. 
01/12/18 6:43pm
The Orange County Register reported on Jan. 15 that College sophomore Bernstein was stabbed over 20 times in what authorities suggest was "an act of rage." 
01/09/18 6:49pm
Contrary to certain news reports that the search for College sophomore Blaze Bernstein had ended, efforts to locate the Penn student are still underway, authorities said. 
01/07/18 12:56am
A traffic alert was posted on the DPS website and Twitter account around the time of the incident, barring any traffic on Walnut Street between 30th and 34th streets. 
01/07/18 12:17am
Police told NBC Philadelphia that the incident is the first murder of 2018. In 2017, 317 homicides occurred in Philadelphia, the highest number since 2012.
01/05/18 1:42am
The patients whose information was contained on the non-encrypted laptop were notified of its theft via letter from Penn Medicine.
12/26/17 4:28am
Larry Wittig, a longtime rowing coach who rose to a top leadership role in the Pennsylvania education system, resigned from his position as chair of the state Board of Education this week after multiple women accused him of sexual misconduct. 
12/08/17 4:52pm
The arrest of the Philadelphia native has sparked a nation-wide discussion on the criminal justice system. 
12/04/17 7:54pm
On Nov. 17, a woman affiliated with Penn reported that someone had used her credit card without permission in Rodin College House.  
11/30/17 10:17pm
A student at Gloucester County Community College in New Jersey was visiting his girlfriend, a 22-year-old student at Drexel University, when he was shot by a stranger.
11/29/17 7:35pm
David R. Marchant has been charged for making “derogatory, sex-based slurs and sexual comments” to Jane Willenbring, a former associate professor at Penn. 
11/27/17 7:14pm
Police told Fox News that the woman walked into the bank with her walker and pulled out a revolver before demanding $400 from employees. 
11/26/17 10:43pm
University administrators have been looking into six counts of hazing, allegations of drugging, and purported instances of sexual misconduct perpetrated by Michigan fraternity members. 
11/26/17 9:59pm
“To everyone who has been harassed or abused at Berklee, I am so sorry,”  Berklee College of Music President Roger Brown said. “I apologize for this institution. It’s unacceptable."
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.