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Crime

12/08/13 5:10pm
Last Monday and Tuesday, four burglaries were reported in the Quad, which are likely related.
12/08/13 5:03pm
Sunday morning, three men armed to Penn students at gunpoint on 40th and Locust streets.
12/07/13 8:49am
Three males committed a robbery at gunpoint at 40th and Locust streets this morning.
12/03/13 8:31pm

Crime Log: Nov. 22 to Nov. 26

This week’s crime log includes a DUI, retail theft, harassment and disorderly conduct.
11/26/13 7:34pm

Crime Log: Nov. 15 to Nov. 21

Read about what incidents occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between Nov. 15 and Nov. 21
11/22/13 7:02pm

Gun discharge at 40th, Market injures woman

A woman received non-life threatening injuries after a gun accidentally went off on the eastbound platform during rush hour.
11/21/13 1:11pm
The Philadelphia Police have arrested the person whom they and Penn Police believe is responsible for a string of robberies on the Center City side of the South and Walnut street bridges.
11/20/13 8:48pm

Divison of Public Safety recognizes officers at awards night

Last night the Division of Public Safety held its awards night, which particularly commemorated Penn Police officer Jimmy Morrison, who died in August.
11/19/13 9:11pm

Crime Log: Nov. 8 to Nov. 14

This week’s crime log includes theft, violation of the liquor law, criminal trespassing, and two confidential sex offenses.
11/13/13 2:39pm

October crime incidents up by one from 2012

While the crime levels around campus this October are similar those in October 2012, automobile theft rose by eight incidences in October 2013.
11/11/13 6:21pm

MetLife Foundation recognizes U. City crime reduction with award

The crime reduction in University City is over twice the percentage of crime reduction in all of Philadelphia, according to UCD’s press release.
11/11/13 4:55pm
The money is paying for overtime for Penn Police officers on five high-risk weekends throughout the school year for the next two years.
11/10/13 4:56pm

Alleged robber to face fewer court charges

On Nov. 7, prosecutors withdrew charges against Marquise Wakefield for his alleged robbery of a 14-year-old girl at gunpoint on Sept. 9.
10/27/13 2:59pm
The DP rode along with officers from the University of Pennsylvania Police Department, for the opportunity to experience the life in the night of a UPPD officer.
10/22/13 7:51pm

Crime Log: Oct. 11 to 17

The crimes in the Penn Patrol Zone from Oct. 11 to Oct. 17.
10/22/13 7:47pm
According to the Daily News, DPS gave preferential treatment to an aggressor in a fight at Mad Mex on Oct. 11.
10/17/13 9:03pm

September crime rates stable since 2012

Theft continues to be a problem at Penn, while crimes against persons declined in comparison to last year.
10/15/13 5:20pm

Crime Log: Oct. 4 to Oct. 10

Crime log for the week of Oct. 4 to Oct. 10
10/15/13 2:45pm
An unaffiliated male was walking in the area when two males came up to him and displayed what appeared to be a handgun.
10/13/13 4:35pm
The Philadelphia Police Department is still searching for the driver involved in a hit-and-run that occurred on campus on Thursday evening.