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Crime

10/07/14 5:51pm
Incident allegedly began after fellow Penn student yelled racial slurs at Countryman, who has been suspended from the football team until further notice
09/29/14 12:23am
College junior Amanda Hu was found unresponsive in her room.
09/26/14 7:03pm
"The Alarming Truth" was shown on Friday at the Singh Center for Nanotechnology as part of an event sponsored by the Division of Public Safety on fire safety.
09/24/14 1:34am
A representative from the Division of Public Safety declined to comment while the legislation and its implementation are still being finalized.
09/24/14 12:24am
Read about what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between Sept. 12 and Sept. 18, 2014.
09/19/14 5:42pm
Under the new law, a person stopped with less than 30 grams of marijuana will only have to pay a $25 fine
09/17/14 12:31am

How not to have your bike stolen

Starting last year, the Division of Public Safety began installing analytics cameras at major parking locations to help track people who steal bikes from racks.
09/16/14 10:59pm
Read about what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between Sept. 5 and Sept. 11, 2014.
09/16/14 7:29pm
Former Penn track athlete Timothy Hamlett, a College junior, was charged with multiple charges of criminal mischief and one charge of reckless assault on Monday, his lawyer confirmed on Tuesday night.
09/16/14 12:39am
Penn's 2014 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, published online by the Division of Public Safety on Monday, included comprehensive statistics about crime on campus
09/10/14 9:32am
Over the summer, store managers at American Apparel and Urban Outfitters finally had to worry a bit less about shoplifters.
09/09/14 10:54pm
Read about what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between Aug. 29 and Sept. 4, 2014.
09/09/14 1:08am

Study: Low resting heart rate may lead to criminal activity

Criminology professor Adrian Raine worked with PhD student and 2010 College graduate Jill Portnoy to explore the link between heart rate and criminal behavior.
09/04/14 9:41pm
Total crime dropped 19 percent this August, with 72 crimes reported this summer as opposed to the 89 crimes reported last August.
08/28/14 7:47pm
A 35-year-old researcher at Penn was found shot and killed in his home on Wednesday, the AP reported last night.
08/28/14 5:43pm
Two black males broke into a University of Sciences fraternity house at 42nd and Baltimore streets at gunpoint on Wednesday morning at around 2:30 a.m.
08/27/14 3:20pm
A motorcycle theft and a report of fraud are among crimes that were reported in the Penn Patrol Zone between Aug. 15 and Aug. 21, 2014
08/26/14 8:43pm
Three parties were shut down over the weekend and three students were cited for underage drinking.
08/22/14 3:57pm

Liquor police cracks down on underage drinking in Phila. as college semesters start

The Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement is cracking down on underage drinking at Philadelphia colleges as the fall semester begins, although it is currently unclear whether the BLCE will patrol near Penn during New Student Orientation.
08/20/14 8:49am

Crime Log: Aug. 8 – Aug. 14

Two men trying to dine and dash without paying at Chilis and an unaffiliated man kicking an affiliated female are among the crimes reported in the Penn Patrol Zone between Aug. 8 and Aug. 14, 2014.