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Crime

03/31/19 11:48pm
On March 16, on the 2900 block of Market Street, at about 1:00 p.m., the complainant reported being approached by a group of juveniles. One punched him in the head and pulled his chain off from around his neck.
03/17/19 10:05pm
At the Penn Bookstore on March 5, a suspect removed merchandise from the sales floor and attempted to conceal their origin by removing the tags and was subsequently arrested.
02/28/19 7:25pm
Feb. 15: On the 3800 block of Chestnut Street, at about 7:25 p.m., a person reported being struck in the face with a closed fist by an unknown suspect.
02/25/19 12:00am
Feb. 10: At the Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, at about 12:30 a.m., a male suspect verbally threatened an officer and proceeded to attempt to stab the officer in the neck with a pen. 
02/20/19 7:40pm
Philadelphia Police 18th District Captain Matthew Gillespie said the incident may have been weather-related.
02/09/19 11:26pm
Jan. 26: A theft was reported at Thai Singha House located at 3906B Chestnut St. with losses totaling more than $200. A Canada Goose jacket was stolen.
01/30/19 6:12pm
LPS alumnus Dillon Heffernan created the map to help track crime using information from police reports and social media. 
01/25/19 4:45pm
A UPennAlert was sent out Friday afternoon alerting students about the burglary on the 100 block of South 39th Street.
01/17/19 1:23am
At around 11:30 a.m., students reported that Philadelphia Police blocked off the Quad. The Philadelphia Police also temporarily shut down the 3600 block of Spruce street.
11/19/18 3:37pm
All four victims had a single gunshot wound to the head and were found in a house on the 5100 block of Malcolm Street.
11/18/18 4:56pm
Peterkin Bell's profile from the Annenberg website has been deleted. The course listing for her course Urban Communications is no longer on PennInTouch. 
11/14/18 10:07pm
The incident, which occurred around 7:30 p.m., prompted student diners to flee the premises for safety. 
11/13/18 7:07pm
Samuel Woodward's next pre-trial hearing is slated to take place in January 2019. 
11/12/18 2:03am
Entitled "In the Name of Hate," the nearly hour long episode featured interviews from Bernstein's friends and family. 
10/25/18 4:02pm
A UPenn Alert was sent at 3:30 p.m., indicating that the object was cleared and is no longer a danger to the community. 
10/13/18 9:57am
The suspect was wearing a red sweatshirt and ripped jeans when he entered the property Friday night, according to the Division of Public Safety.
09/25/18 12:07am
Penn's Medical Emergency Response Team initially asked to be equipped with the medication about a year ago. 
09/18/18 9:20pm
In the past, Philadelphia Fire Department officials have expressed annoyance with intoxicated Penn students throwing up in their vehicles, Superintendent of Penn Police Maureen Rush said.  
09/17/18 9:20pm
The judge also continued Samuel Woodward's post preliminary hearing arraignment until Nov. 9. 
09/05/18 9:53pm
A UPennAlert was sent at approximately 8:30 p.m., and a subsequent 'all clear' was declared 15 minutes later.