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Crime

08/23/18 7:42pm
Over three months, the Penn Police responded to a number of incidents involving simple assault and package theft. 
08/23/18 2:36pm
Samuel Woodward, 21, could face life in prison without parole if convicted of the crime with the sentencing enhancement of a hate crime. 
08/03/18 5:16pm
 Reports that the homicide was a hate crime have been circulating since the spring, but this is the first time that formal charges are being raised. 
07/29/18 1:12pm
On May 15, Temple University senior Ari Goldstein was arrested for attempted rape, according to Philly Voice. 
07/27/18 1:59pm
The Philadelphia Police are currently investigating the string of assaults and urges anyone with information to come forward.
06/12/18 10:23am
Orange County DA spokesperson Michelle Van Der Linden confirmed that the hearing was postponed and has not been rescheduled. 
05/22/18 10:13pm
The suspect, a black male in his 30s, seen wearing a tan jacket, black gloves, a white hat, and sunglasses, is still at large.
05/07/18 1:48am
The alert indicated that the suspect was last seen inside the hotel, but that police were on the scene and patrolling the area.
05/06/18 4:02pm
Both the Philadelphia Police Department and Temple Police are investigating the homicide, and Temple’s announcement noted the investigators “do not believe that this was a random act.”
04/25/18 5:18pm
“I cannot judge if [the perpetrator] is experienced or not, but what I can tell that he is trying his best to evade authorities,” Maureen Rush, the Vice President for Public Safety and Superintendent of the Penn Police, said. 
04/22/18 9:12pm
April 12: An 18-year old woman was issued a citation for underage drinking on the 200 block of 41st St., around 11:45 p.m.
04/18/18 9:12pm
In a letter signed by over 90 student organizations at American universities, the Harvard Black Law Students Association claimed that the arrest was a 'a brutal instance of police violence.'
04/16/18 9:18pm
March 23: A theft was reported at Huntsman Hall between the late morning and early afternoon which resulted in losses totaling over $200.
04/10/18 7:50pm
The new terms of the three year contract, will provide a pay increase for officers, changes in officer pension plan, and includes new language allowing officers to review body camera footage during disciplinary hearings. 
04/05/18 2:02am
After visiting other campuses, JHU President Ron Daniels said he found that the University was 'dramatically out of step with our peers' in regards to campus security.
04/04/18 10:54pm
The contract between the PPA and the University expired on July 31, 2017 and until this point had not been renewed since representatives from the union and DPS had not been able to agree on the terms of the contract.
03/30/18 6:53pm
The latest ruling by US District Judge Deborah A. Batts means Gilliams, 51, will remain in prison until 2022. 
03/23/18 11:58pm
March 9: In the evening, a report of theft was made at Pottruck Health & Fitness Center, with losses totaling between $50 and $200.
03/23/18 11:46pm
Panelists included former White House Counsel Jim Schultz, Pennsylvania state Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-08), Criminal Justice Task Force Director at the American Legislative Exchange Council Ronald Lampard, and GOP gubernatorial candidate and Sen. Scott Wagner (R-Pa.). 
03/22/18 4:58pm
Students at Saint Joseph’s University remembered Mark Dombrowski in a prayer service held by the university's chaplain on March 19.