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 21, 1995 and September 3, 1995. 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: Robberies (& attempts)--1, Purse snatches--1, Threats & harassment--3 08/24/95 11:07 PM 3600 Blk. Walnut Purse snatch 08/29/95 12:51 PM Science Ctr. Staff threatened via phone 08/31/95 11:02 PM 3744 Spruce St. Employee threatened 09/02/95 10:40 AM 36th & Walnut Threat over phone 09/03/95 1:30 PM 3437 Walnut St. Robbery by 2 males 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Robberies (& attempts)--6, Aggravated assaults--1, Simple assaults--3, Threats & harassment--2 08/22/95 2:10 AM 39th & Baltimore Robbery w/simulated weapon 08/24/95 12:38 AM 119 S. 39th St. Minor disturbance/fight 08/25/95 12:18 AM 206 S. 41st St. Robbery of car by 2 males w/gun 08/25/95 12:01 PM 231 S. 41st St. Threats on voice mail 08/25/95 10:37 PM 40th & Spruce Assault by male/female w/knife/arrests 08/25/95 10:48 PM 3915 Walnut St. Threats received 08/27/95 4:26 AM 4006 Spruce St. Robbery at gunpoint 08/27/95 11:26 PM 3900 Chestnut St. Attempted robbery by 2 males w/gun 09/01/95 11:43 PM Harrison House Water balloon thrown from building 09/03/95 1:35 AM 3900 Chestnut St. 2 females assaulted restaurant employee 09/03/95 1:40 PM Lot # 40 Robbery of watch/arrest 09/03/95 11:42 PM 3901 Chestnut 2 males w/gun robbed restaurant 41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Robberies (& attempts)--2 08/23/95 2:46 AM 43rd & Locust Robbery of currency & watch by 2 males 08/31/95 10:07 AM 4300 Blk. Locust Attempted robbery by 5 male juveniles Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Robberies (& attempts)--3, Aggravated assaults--1, Threats & harassment--5 08/23/95 3:48 PM 507 S. 42nd St. Harassing phone calls 08/23/95 6:22 PM 24th & Walnut Bike taken by unknown male/bike recovered 08/23/95 9:15 PM 47th & Osage Robbery at knifepoint 08/24/95 9:43 AM 4400 Blk. Spruce Robbery of currency at knifepoint 08/24/95 1:25 PM 124 W. Nippon Harassing phone calls 08/28/95 11:09 AM South St. Bridge Male harassed employee 08/28/95 4:06 PM 2320 Spruce Harassment 08/29/95 1:03 PM 509 S. 41st St. 2 juveniles shot complainant 09/02/95 7:53 PM Rochelle Park, NJ Numerous harassing phone calls received

Crimes Against Property

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Burglaries (& attempts)--1, Total thefts (& attempts)--22, Thefts from autos--1, Thefts of bicycles & parts--8, Forgery & fraud--1, Criminal mischief & vandalism--1, Trespassing & loitering--1 08/21/95 11:58 AM 3700 Blk. Walnut Power tools taken from secured truck 08/21/95 12:25 PM Williams Hall Printer taken from unsecured room 08/21/95 4:17 PM Stemmler Hall Unattended book taken 08/22/95 12:21 PM Quad Office Unauthorized credit cards use 08/22/95 2:38 PM 130 S. 34th St. CD's taken from store/arrest 08/22/95 3:22 PM 3600 Blk. Locust Bike taken 08/22/95 6:05 PM Vance Hall Electronic equipment taken 08/22/95 7:01 PM ICA Bike seat cover & rack taken 08/23/95 9:00 PM SH/DH Bike taken 08/24/95 1:59 PM Law School Bike rear wheel taken 08/24/95 6:15 PM 200 Blk. 37th Bike rear wheel taken 08/25/95 11:26 AM Lauder/Fischer Attempted theft of computer/recovered 08/25/95 12:22 PM Lauder/Fischer Wallet taken 08/25/95 5:25 PM Richards Bldg. Wallet taken 08/25/95 5:44 PM 133 S. 36th St. Checks taken 08/25/95 6:13 PM 300 Blk. S. 36th Bike taken 08/28/95 12:26 PM 138 S. 34th St. Merchandise taken from store/arrest 08/28/95 4:57 PM HUP Property taken/arrest 08/28/95 7:15 PM 3744 Spruce St. Bike taken 08/28/95 10:17 PM 3700 Blk. Locust Bike front tire to bike taken 08/29/95 11:25 AM Goddard Labs Bike rear wheel damaged 08/29/95 4:48 PM Houston Hall Wallet taken/arrest 08/31/95 3:36 PM Vance Hall Male cited for trespass 09/01/95 1:45 AM 200 Blk. 37th Cash taken from wallet 09/01/95 8:36 AM Stemmler Hall Radio broken 09/02/95 11:21 PM Sheraton Hotel Computer & checkbook taken from room 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& attempts)--3, Total thefts (& attempts)--26, Thefts of auto (& attempts)--2, Thefts from autos--6, Thefts of bicycles & parts--3, Criminal mischief & vandalism-- 5, Trespassing & loitering--1 08/21/95 8:25 AM 3900 Bl DeLancey Car window broken/clothing taken 08/21/95 9:42 AM VHUP Wallet taken 08/21/95 12:12 PM Chaplain's House Window broken 08/22/95 7:45 AM 4047 Sansom Property taken from residence 08/22/95 3:06 PM Lot # 14 Car passenger window broken 08/22/95 7:41 PM Lot # 14 Car window broken/phone taken 08/23/95 11:37 AM 4011 Chestnut Apartment door broken/property taken 08/25/95 12:47 PM High Rise North Attempted theft of bike 08/25/95 11:38 PM 1925 House 5 juveniles tampering with bike 08/26/95 4:19 PM Dining Commons Trespass/2 arrested 08/26/95 7:59 PM 41st & Irving Vent window broken/computer taken 08/27/95 1:53 PM 3800 Blk. Chstnt Auto taken from highway 08/28/95 12:42 PM 4000 Bl. Chncllr Vehicle damaged 08/28/95 8:06 PM Vet School Window broken 08/29/95 8:24 AM 1925 House Parts taken from bike 08/29/95 10:18 AM 3900 Blk. Sansom Food/change taken from auto 08/29/95 2:40 PM 4040 Locust St. Jewelry taken/arrest 08/29/95 6:00 PM 4040 Locust St. Theft of merchandise 08/31/95 12:37 AM 4008 Spruce St. Bike taken 08/31/95 2:42 AM High Rise North Obscene words written on furniture 08/31/95 5:52 AM Van Pelt House Property taken from locker 08/31/95 11:56 AM 3910 Chestnut Currency taken from wallet 08/31/95 1:15 PM Harnwell House Bike wheel taken 08/31/95 2:09 PM Harnwell House 2 refrigerators taken 08/31/95 2:09 PM High Rise North 2 refrigerators taken 08/31/95 2:33 PM Harrison House 2 refrigerators taken 08/31/95 4:56 PM 4001 Pine Property taken from residence 09/01/95 6:10 PM 219 S. 41st St. TV taken 09/01/95 7:00 PM 219 S. 41st Computer taken 09/02/95 2:26 PM Sigma Phi Epsilon 2 large bags taken from auto 09/02/95 3:57 PM Van Pelt House Property taken from locker 09/02/95 6:28 PM Van Pelt House Property taken from locker 09/03/95 2:11 AM 3900 Blk. DLncy Property taken from auto 09/03/95 11:24 AM 300 Blk. 41st Vehicle taken from highway 09/03/95 8:18 PM 3928 DeLancey CD's taken 41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& attempts)--1, Total thefts (& attempts)--7, Thefts from autos--2, Thefts of bicycles & parts--2 08/21/95 7:46 AM Divinity School Various property removed 08/21/95 1:01 PM 4226 Pine St. Clothing taken 08/23/95 1:46 PM 4215 Baltimore Bike taken 08/24/95 11:40 PM Divinity School Door forced/arrest 08/25/95 7:23 PM 200 Blk. 42nd Attempted theft of license plate 08/28/95 5:59 PM 320 S. 42nd Bike taken 08/30/95 11:22 AM 4200 Blk. Spruce Refrigerator taken from delivery truck 08/31/95 6:04 PM 43rd & Market Car phone taken from auto 30th to 34th/Market to University: Burglaries (& attempts)--3, Total thefts (& attempts)--9, Thefts of auto (& attempts)--1, Thefts from autos--3, Criminal mischief & vandalism--2, Trespassing & loitering--1 08/22/95 4:37 PM Lot # 37 Phone/radar detector taken from auto 08/24/95 6:35 AM Lot # 6 Booth entered/nothing taken 08/24/95 7:11 AM White T-House Tool box & various tools taken 08/24/95 1:18 PM Hollenback Ctr. Weight equipment taken 08/24/95 3:23 PM Chemistry Bldg. Knapsack w/contents taken 08/27/95 7:38 AM Penn Tower Doors damaged 08/27/95 11:34 AM Penn Tower Male arrested for trespass 08/28/95 9:45 AM Lot # 26 Car vent window broken/items taken 08/28/95 10:40 AM Lot # 33 White paint sprayed on vehicle 08/28/95 6:05 PM Lot # 2 Vehicle taken 08/29/95 10:50 AM Lot # 26 Car window broken 08/30/95 11:01 AM Lot # 26 Property taken from auto 08/31/95 11:31 AM Franklin Field Unattended bag w/tools taken 09/01/95 3:08 PM Hill House Wallet taken from men's locker room 09/02/95 7:52 PM Hill House Art work taken Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& attempts)--3, Total thefts (& attempts)--3, Thefts of auto (& attempts)--1, Thefts from autos--2 08/22/95 5:47 PM 513 S. 41st St. TV taken 08/24/95 10:13 PM 238 S. 44th St. Front door forced open/computer taken 08/28/95 5:04 PM 3008 Magee Property taken from auto 08/28/95 5:11 PM 4200 Osage Jumper cables taken from auto 09/01/95 12:32 PM 1741 South St. Vehicle taken from highway 09/01/95 3:56 PM 1730 DeLancey Wallet taken from residence

Crimes Against Society

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Disorderly conduct--1 09/03/95 4:02 AM 3700 Blk. Locust Disorderly conduct/male cited 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Disorderly conduct--1, Weapons offenses--1 08/23/95 12:53 PM 3923 Walnut St. 2 males w/bad checks/gun/arrests 08/26/95 5:00 PM 4040 Locust St. Disorderly conduct/male arrested