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 March 18, 1996 and March 24, 1996. The University police actively patrol 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: Threats & harassment--2 Indecent exposure & lewdness--1 03/18/96 9:07 PM Leidy Dorm Complainant threatened by roommate 03/20/96 10:21 AM McNeil Bldg. Male exposing self in lobby area 03/22/96 10:25 AM 3401 Walnut Hang up calls received 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Robberies (& attempts)--3 03/22/96 7:45 PM 3900 Blk Baltimore Suspects involved in robbery identified and arrested 03/24/96 11:30 PM 41st & Pine Cash taken by unknown suspect with gun/no injuries 03/24/96 11:57 PM 4000 Blk Pine Male robbed complainant/had gun/no injuries 41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Robberies (& attempts)--1 03/24/96 3:09 AM 42nd & Ludlow Driver's license taken by known suspect Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Threats & harassment--1 03/21/96 11:18 AM 403 S. 40th St. Unwanted phone calls taken


Crimes Against Property

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Total thefts (& attempts)--14 Thefts from autos--4 Thefts of bicycles & parts--4 Criminal mischief & vandalism--3 03/18/96 10:37 AM Kappa Sig Rock thrown through 2nd floor window 03/18/96 5:14 PM Hamilton Walk Bike taken 03/19/96 10:01 AM NEB CD player taken 03/19/96 10:50 AM Christian Assoc. Property taken from safe overnight 03/19/96 9:30 PM Lot # 13 Cellular phone taken from auto 03/20/96 2:43 PM 3401 Walnut Wallet taken 03/20/96 6:57 PM Stiteler Bldg. Cash box taken from vending machine 03/20/96 11:59 PM Steinberg/Dietrich Bike taken 03/21/96 2:03 PM Johnson Pvln. 2 computers & accessories taken from unsecured room 03/21/96 2:40 PM Johnson Pvln. Property taken from unsecured lab 03/21/96 4:41 PM Lot # 30 Phone & jacket taken from auto 03/22/96 3:22 AM McNeil Bldg. Bike taken 03/22/96 12:34 PM 200 Blk 37th Bike taken 03/22/96 7:04 PM Ralston House Car window broken/CD player & radio taken 03/23/96 6:10 AM Bookstore Glass panel in door broken 03/23/96 4:47 PM Johnson Pvln. Copy machine glass broken 03/24/96 11:43 PM 3400 Blk Walnut Car rear vent window broken/car stereo taken 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Total thefts (& attempts)--5 Thefts of auto (& attempts)--1 Thefts from autos--2 Forgery & fraud--1 Criminal mischief & vandalism--3 03/18/96 5:41 PM 4000 Blk Walnut Auto broken into/phone taken 03/19/96 10:37 AM 3927 Walnut Registration sticker taken from vehicle 03/21/96 11:56 AM Penn Police HQ Unmarked vehicles damaged 03/21/96 5:55 PM 3915 Walnut Unattended/unsecured personal organizer taken 03/21/96 6:42 PM 200 Blk 41st Car ignition & door lock broken 03/23/96 8:08 PM 3900 Chestnut Male arrested for use of stolen credit card 03/23/96 10:25 PM Tau epsilon phi Window broken by thrown rock 03/24/96 3:39 PM peoples park Jacket taken while unattended 03/24/96 6:26 PM 3900 Blk DeLancey Symbols taken from auto 41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& attempts)--1 03/19/96 2:48 AM 204 S. 42d Currency, watches & bike taken 30th to 34th/Market to University: Total thefts (& attempts)--7 Thefts from autos--3 Thefts of bicycles & parts--1 Criminal mischief & vandalism--1 Trespassing & loitering--1 03/18/96 3:14 PM Hutchinson gym Property taken from secured locker 03/19/96 12:42 PM Lot # 24 Suspects breaking into autos/arrested 03/19/96 2:11 PM Towne Bldg. Money taken from wallet left in unattended coat 03/20/96 1:07 PM Hutchinson gym Male cited for trespass 03/20/96 4:34 PM Lot # 26 Lock broken to auto/various items taken 03/20/96 9:53 PM Ice Rink Hockey equipment & clothing taken from locker 03/22/96 11:33 AM Hutchinson gym Bike taken 03/22/96 9:18 PM 100 Blk 34th Car window broken/various items taken 03/24/96 8:32 AM River Field Locks & steel door damaged Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& attempts)--2 03/18/96 11:04 AM 502 S. 42nd St. Rear door forced/various items taken 03/22/96 3:08 PM 502 42nd Various items taken


Crimes Against Society

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Alcohol & drug offenses--1 03/20/96 10:02 PM 200 Blk 37th Driver nearly struck pedestrians/arrest 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Disorderly conduct--1 03/22/96 4:06 PM 39th & Spruce Driver cited with traffic violations/arrest


Almanac

April 2, 1996
Volume 42 Number 26


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