Crime And Courts

09/15/10 7:26am

Crime log: Sept. 4-10

09/10/10 4:39am

Alum faces 655-count prescription fraud case

School of Medicine and Wharton alumnus Louis Hampers, charged in a 655-count federal prescription fraud case, faces his first hearing in Richmond, Va., Friday afternoon.
09/09/10 9:59am
The two suspects in last week’s bank robberies near campus are still at large, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Philadelphia division, which is in charge of the investigations.
09/08/10 9:33am

Wharton alums settle insider trading charges

Two men who received their respective master’s degrees from Wharton settled federal insider trading allegations with the Securities and Exchange Commission last week.
09/08/10 9:17am

DPS to change crime reporting policy

The Division of Public Safety changed its crime reporting policy to only report incidence rather than monthly trending of crime rates to the general public.
09/08/10 8:20am
The Division of Public Safety responded to 37 New Student Orientation-related alcohol cases, including 14 involving female freshmen.
09/04/10 1:36am

Second area bank robbed

The PNC Bank branch at 3535 Market St. was robbed at about 12:45 p.m. Friday, according to the Division of Public Safety. This is the second reported bank robbery in the area in three days.
09/02/10 3:24am

FBI investigating TD Bank robbery

The TD Bank branch at 3735 Walnut St. was robbed shortly after 9 a.m. Wednesday, according to the Division of Public Safety. No one was injured in the incident.
09/02/10 1:30am

Trial against evangelist preachers delayed

The criminal trial for Christian evangelists Michael Marcavage and Kenneth Fleck — arrested July 3 by Penn Police for disorderly conduct and obstruction of a highway — was delayed to Nov. 12.
09/02/10 1:02am

Buttercream Philadelphia truck confiscated

The 'cupcake lady's' food truck was confiscated for violating vendor parking restrictions at 33rd and Market streets.
09/01/10 11:23pm

Responding to theft, Public Safety launches bike campaign

The campaign consists of safety fairs at each college house, as well as other campus locations including the Penn Bookstore, in an effort to reduce the growing prevalence of bike theft.
08/14/10 1:26am

Mystery substance causes disturbance at Annenberg

Reports of a possibly threatening substance at the Annenberg School for Communication Friday turned out to be false.
08/05/10 7:38am

'Really successful' summer for Public Safety

Summer has flown by — not just for students, but for the Division of Public Safety as well, according to Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush.
07/29/10 7:35am

Crime Log: July 17 — 23

07/22/10 7:26am

Crime Log: July 12 - 16

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07/15/10 7:48am

Crime Log: July 3 — 9

07/08/10 9:14am

Crime Log: June 26 - July 2

06/24/10 6:17am

Penn pays up again in EMTM lawsuit

On June 22, Penn was once again ordered to pay Frank Reynolds, 46, after the results of a lawsuit regarding the Executive Master’s in Technology Management program.
06/24/10 5:38am

Crime Log for June 14-23

06/17/10 6:17am

Hearing date set for Roesler

The suspect in a $1.2M drug bust on campus had an arraignment on June 10.