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Crime

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Firefighters on the scene noted considerable amounts of smoke rising from the rear kitchen of the restaurant. The Division of Public Safety later confirmed the incident as a grease fire and deemed the situation under control. 
12/14/21 11:20pm
Police said the two victims were in their car when the two gunmen jumped out of their car and proceeded to fire "at least 15 shots."
12/09/21 7:03pm
The return to in-person campus life allowed students and community members to resume gathering to demonstrate their grievances and frustrations with the University. 
11/11/21 9:56pm
Kyle McLemore began planning a scheme to take advantage of COVID-19 relief programs less than a week after he was released from prison, prosecutors alleged.
11/08/21 4:18pm
Columbia, Cornell, and Brown universities received bomb threats over the weekend, and Yale University received one on Friday, forcing campus evacuations of several buildings. 
11/04/21 12:45am
The Clery Act of 1990 requires that colleges and universities send timely warnings to the campus community when a crime poses a serious or ongoing threat.
08/31/21 4:03pm
The suspect is a 5-foot-10 Black male of heavy build wearing all black clothing and a hooded sweatshirt. 
07/29/21 12:12am
The report concludes that Penn must increase transparency about the structure, funding, oversight, and activities of DPS.
07/22/21 1:37am
Amen Brown allegedly purchased a row house in the Point Breeze neighborhood in Philadelphia despite the owner of the home having been deceased for over 10 years.
07/19/21 1:22am
Avenatti and lawyer Mark Geragos insisted that Nike pay them $25 million to investigate internal wrongdoings or he would expose the company's alleged misconduct at a news conference.
06/21/21 12:10am
Pennsylvania Hospital faces a lawsuit from a Penn Medicine doctor who alleges the hospital disregards the safety of its practicing physicians.
02/19/21 1:32am
Penn's Division of Public Safety responded to a number of crimes between Feb. 13 and Feb. 19 including bike theft, retail theft, and robberies. 
11/24/20 8:53pm
In this week's crime log, four thefts from Acme, a bike theft, and a confidential case of sexual offense were reported.
11/09/20 2:29am
The pilot program, called Serving a Vulnerable Entity, will partner social service professionals with SEPTA transit police officers to treat individuals who are struggling with poverty, addiction and mental health crises.
10/15/20 11:44pm
While most Penn professors and student leaders recognized the need for stricter gun control in the city, some questioned the lawsuit's ultimate effectiveness on the issue.
10/14/20 11:17pm
This week's crime log is dominated by thefts and burglaries, as well as two cases of sexual assault.
10/13/20 11:03pm
The city will create a triage desk to identify 911 calls involving mental health issues and offer services to those residents instead of arresting them, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported
10/06/20 11:48pm
Theft and burglary dominate this week, along with two reports of disorderly conduct.
09/30/20 9:43pm
In this week's crime log — five thefts, two assaults, and a burglary from a private residence. 
09/14/20 9:47pm
According to the Division of Public Safety's website, around 5:45 p.m. two men in a black Dodge Charger engaged in an argument about parking with another driver, with one displaying a firearm before leaving the area.