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Crime

01/06/14 3:04pm

Penn student struck at 40th and Spruce

The student was the victim of a hit and run accident on Sunday evening.
12/17/13 3:07pm
Twenty-three people were cited at the Blarney Stone early Saturday morning when state officers inspected the local bar.
12/13/13 9:40pm

Crime Log: Nov. 27 to Dec. 4

See what crimes were reported in the Penn Patrol Zone between Nov. 27 and Dec. 4.
12/13/13 4:17pm

How can you stay safe this holiday break?

The Daily Pennsylvanian compiled a list of tips from Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush about how you can maximize your safety this holiday season.
12/09/13 9:13am
Two males in masks, one armed with a gun, entered the store and demanded money.
12/08/13 9:55pm
Penn professors question the ability of the Pennsylvania government to enforce laws that outlaw making all or part of a gun using a 3-D printer.
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.