Crime And Courts

06/17/10 6:00am

Wharton degree trial resumes

Jury selection began on June 14 for Penn's second trial against ex-student Frank Reynolds.
06/17/10 5:59am

Crime Log: June 7 - 11

06/10/10 9:19am

Crime log: May 31 - June 6

06/10/10 8:59am

Wilson sentenced to 70 to 196 years

A Clinton County judge sentenced Domenique Wilson to 70 to 196 years in prison for the 2009 attack of three Lock Haven University students and sexual assault of two of them.
06/03/10 8:02am

Crime Log: May 21-27

06/03/10 7:54am
Travis Roesler was arrested for dealing marijuana from his 4112 Spruce St. apartment, where he also ran a fight-training business called Babylon Studios.
05/29/10 2:53am

Alum arrested for posession of $1.2M in pot

Philadelphia Police arrested former Penn Football player and 2006 Wharton graduate Travis Roesler, 27, for possession of over $1 million worth of marijuana.
05/27/10 8:09am

McNish trial postponed a fourth time

The trial for 28-year-old Upper Darby resident Shacoy McNish, who was accused of stealing the identities of patients at the Hospital of the University of the Pennsylvania in November, was postponed by a Delaware County judge until July 6.
05/14/10 3:50am
Part of a year-to-date 25 percent increase in overall crime, forcible sex offenses saw a dramatic increase, with seven incidents reported in April.
05/13/10 9:55pm
Robbery May 1 ­— A male cab driver reported at about 11:30 p.m. that while driving his cab on the 3600 block of Market Street, someone displayed a handgun and attempted to forcibly take his vehicle. Assault May 2 — A 16-year-old boy unaffiliated with Penn reported at about 9 p.m.
05/05/10 5:06am

Crime log: April 24-30

04/29/10 4:56am

Crime log: April 17-23

04/27/10 4:48am

HUP identity theft trial postponed for third time

The trial for Shacoy McNish, accused of stealing the identities of patients from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in November, was moved to May 24 by a Delaware County judge.
04/23/10 8:45am

Sex crime reports may soon change

A non-profit organization that focuses on campus crime prevention nationwide unveiled a plan to make enhancements to the federal Jeanne Clery Act and Title IX of the 1972 Education Amendments.
04/21/10 9:23am

Students report violent guard

According to several student eyewitnesses, a security officer at the Spring Fling concert used excessive force against a female concert attendee while attempting to clear an aisle.
04/21/10 8:48am

Crime log: April 10-16

04/21/10 8:37am

Spring Fling incidents rose 34 percent

The Division of Public Safety responded to 51 Spring Fling-related incidents this year — 30 hospitalizations and 21 disturbances — a 34-percent increase from last year’s 38 incidents.
04/21/10 7:43am

Penn Police receives fourth reaccreditation

The only university force in Pennsylvania to receive accreditation, Penn was also voted a flagship agency by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies.
04/21/10 6:44am

Responding to increased thefts, Public Safety bolsters campaign

The enhanced anti-theft campaign will involve AlliedBarton security guards heightening vigilance against theft and verbally reminding students not to leave items unattended.
04/21/10 6:01am

Shepherd-Oppenheim offered informal probation program

College junior Cyrus Shepherd-Oppenheim, 22, was offered enrollment into an informal probation program designed for first-time, non-violent offenders Tuesday morning.