Crime And Courts

10/12/13 4:37pm
The Philadelphia Police Department has released surveillance video of a hit-and-run that occurred on campus Thursday evening.
09/16/13 8:30pm
A man arrested for robbing a female Penn student at gunpoint on the 4000 block of Pine Street last Sunday will next appear in court on Sept. 26 for a preliminary hearing.
07/29/11 10:14pm

Drexel student stabbed to death near campus

Drexel University student Evan Morris died Friday morning, shortly after police found him with critical stab wounds.
07/29/11 5:37pm

Crime Log | July 18 - July 21

A roundup of some of the crimes that occurred on campus last week.
07/14/11 9:41am

Crime Log | July 1 - July 7

07/14/11 9:32am

Drug laws save Philadelphia $2 million

In one year, the Small Amounts of Marijuana program has saved Philadelphia an estimated $2 million and thousands arrested for small possession from fines and imprisonment.
07/07/11 8:28am

Crime Log | June 24 - June 30

The DP's weekly crime blotter for June 24-30.
06/16/11 8:33am

Crime Log | June 3 - June 9

A roundup of some of the crimes on campus this week.
05/26/11 4:17am

Crime Log | May 15 - May 19

The DP's roundup of crime on and around campus from May 15 to May 19.
05/12/11 11:35pm

April sees slight rise in property crimes

Four more burglaries this April caused a spike in crimes against property compared to April of last year, Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush said.
05/12/11 3:32am

Rajaratnam found guilty on all counts

1983 Wharton MBA graduate Raj Rajaratnam was found guilty on 14 counts of conspiracy and fraud Wednesday in what has been called the largest insider-trading case in history.
05/02/11 6:29am

Man arrested in High Rise Field police action

The man had no weapon, despite initial reports. However, he had an outstanding warrant and was arrested.
04/20/11 10:31am

Crime Log: April 8-14

The DP's weekly crime blotter for April 8-14.
04/18/11 7:33am

Wharton sophomore faces multiple charges

A preliminary hearing was held April 15 for Jan Egeman, a Wharton School sophomore who allegedly punched a Penn Police officer on April 1.
04/18/11 7:14am

Fling incidents see 27.5-percent drop

This year, overall crime during Spring Fling decreased 27.5 percent compared to last year — hospital cases and disturbance complaints went down, and no arrests were recorded.
04/18/11 6:09am

Allied Barton patrol guard struck by car

A drunk driver struck an Allied Barton patrol officer on the southeast corner of 38th and Walnut streets last Friday, April 15, at about 1:30 a.m.
04/15/11 4:01am

Fling will see police increase

Though the Division of Public Safety does not plan on significantly altering Spring Fling procedures this year, students can expect to see a larger DPS presence throughout campus.
04/13/11 7:26am

Crime log: March 26 - April 7

The DP's roundup of crime on and around campus from March 26-April 7.