The University Of Pennsylvania Police Department
Community Crime Report

This summary is prepared by the Division of Public Safety and includes all criminal incidents reported and made known to the University Police Department between the dates of August 3, 1998, through August 9, 1998,. The University Police actively patrols from Market Street to Baltimore Avenue and from the Schuylkill River to 43rd Street in conjunction with the Philadelphia Police. In this effort to provide you with a thorough and accurate report on public safety concerns, we hope that your increased awareness will lessen the opportunity for crime. For any concerns or suggestions regarding this report, please call the Division of Public Safety at 898-4482.

Crimes Against Persons

34th to 38th / Market to Civic Center: Robberies (& Attempts)--1
8/8/1998 9:20 AM 3744 Spruce St Complainant robbed by suspect with gun/Arrest
38th to 41st / Market to Baltimore: Threats & Harassment--3
8/7/1998 7 :16 PM Eisenlohr Hall Complainant reports unwanted calls
8/8/1998 7:21 PM 3925 Walnut St Complainant reports receiving threat
8/8/1998 11:07 PM 300 Blk 40th Complainant threatened by unknown suspect with gun

41st to 43rd / Market to Baltimore:

No reported incidents against persons in this sector, this period

30th to 34th / Market to University:

No reported incidents against persons in this sector, this period

Outside 30th - 43rd / Market - Baltimore:

No reported incidents against persons in this sector, this period

Crimes Against Property

34th to 38th / Market to Civic Center: Burglaries (& Attempts)--1; Total Thefts (& Attempts)--3; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--1
8/3/1998 12:43 AM 3744 Spruce St Property taken without payment/Arrest
8/4/1998 12:39 PM 3423 Walnut St Property taken from establishment without payment
8/5/1998 2 :11 PM Univ Hospital Painting taken
8/6/1998 1:59 AM Sansom Common 2 Suspects apprehended after taking numerous computers
8/7/1998 5:48 PM Meyerson Hall Vending Machine Broken Into
38th to 41st / Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& Attempts)--2; Total Thefts (& Attempts)--6; Thefts from Autos--1; Thefts of Bicycles & Parts--1; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism --4
8/3/1998 10:13 AM Veterinary Hosp CD Player taken
8/5/1998 1:48 AM 3819 Walnut St Male arrested for burglary
8/5/1998 8 :16 AM 3915 Walnut St Property taken without payment/Suspect fled
8/5/1998 11:26 AM 100 Blk 40th Property taken from Auto
8/6/1998 1:11 AM 100 Blk 39th Debris Thrown from window
8/6/1998 12:12 PM 3915 Walnut St Property taken without payment/Suspect arrested
8/7/1998 9:50 AM Veterinary Sch Computer taken
8/7/1998 10:09 AM Harrison House Light fixtures damaged
8/7/1998 4:52 PM 123 S 39th St Residence entered/Property taken
8/7/1998 8:41 PM 4008 Pine St Bike taken
8/9/1998 11:34 AM Harrison House Wet toilet paper thrown from window
8/9/1998 1:09 PM 3900 Blk Sansom Car Window Broken/Suspect Arrested
41st to 43rd / Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& Attempts)--1; Total Thefts (& Attempts)--1; Thefts from Autos--1; Forgery & Fraud--1
8/3/1998 1:10 AM 4310 Chestnut Residence entered/Property taken
8/3/1998 2:00 PM 244 S 44th St MAC Card taken/Money Withdrawn from account
8/9/1998 7:31 AM 4200 Blk Locust CD player and speaker taken from auto/Arrest
30th to 34th / Market to University: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--1; Thefts from Autos--1
8/3/1998 12:44 AM Lot # 5 Rear window to auto broken/Property taken
Outside 30th - 43rd / Market - Baltimore: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--1; Thefts of Bicycles & Parts--1
8/3/1998 7 :37 PM 4011 Pine St Bike taken

Crimes Against Society

34th to 38th / Market to Civic Center: Disorderly Conduct--1
8/7/1998 4:42 PM 100 Blk 38th Male cited for disorderly conduct

38th to 41st / Market to Baltimore:

No reported incidents against society in this sector, this period
41st to 43rd / Market to Baltimore: Weapons Offenses--1
8/6/1998 9:52 PM 43rd & Chestnut Male arrested with gun in possession

30th to 34th / Market to University:

No reported incidents against society in this sector, this period

Outside 30th - 43rd / Market - Baltimore:

No reported incidents against society in this sector, this period


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