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 Apirl 27, 1998, through May 3, 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 Aggravated Assaults--1; Simple Assaults--1
04/27/98 2:05 AM Quad Office 2 complainants reported being struck by suspect
04/28/98 3:18 AM 3604 Chestnut St. Fight between employee and suspect at store
05/01/98 4:05 PM Stouffer Triangle Laptop computer and wallet taken
38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Threats & Harassment--5
04/28/98 3:11 PM 3923 Walnut St Complainant reports threatening phone calls received
04/28/98 3:13 PM 3923 Walnut St Employee threatened
04/29/98 10:32 AM 4039 Spruce St Threatening note left on vehicle
05/02/98 10:57 PM Harrison House Complainant reports harassing phone calls
05/02/98 11:24 PM High Rise North Complainant reports harassing phone calls
41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Simple Assaults--1; Threats & Harassment--2
05/01/98 8:09 PM 4208 Walnut 1R Complainant reports harassing phone call
05/02/98 5:11 AM 4100 Blk. Ludlow Complainant assaulted
05/02/98 4:01 PM 208 S. 42nd St. Threats received via mail and phone

Crimes Against Property

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--16; Thefts from Autos--1; Thefts of Bicycles & Parts--4; Forgery & Fraud--1
04/27/98 8:43 AM Leidy Lab Laptop computer taken
04/27/98 11:07 AM 3423 Walnut St. Merchandise taken without payment
04/27/98 1:03 PM Richards Bldg. Currency taken from unattended wallet
04/27/98 1:32 PM Richards Bldg. Unattended knapsack taken
04/27/98 2:48 PM Houston Hall Wallet and contents taken
04/27/98 3:29 PM Nursing Ed Bldg. Cell phone taken
04/27/98 4:44 PM Meyerson Hall Secured bicycle taken
04/28/98 3:09 AM Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall Back pack and contents taken
04/28/98 4:49 PM Nursing Ed Bldg. Items taken from pocketbook
04/28/98 7:13 PM McNeil Bldg. Purse taken
04/29/98 6:48 PM 3744 Spruce St. Case of beer taken without payment
04/30/98 2:03 PM Franklin Bldg. Transformer taken
04/30/98 3:17 PM Lower Quad Bike taken
04/30/98 9:39 PM Upper Quad Unknown person applied for credit card
05/01/98 1:01 PM International House Bike taken from hallway
05/02/98 3:00 PM Meyerson Hall Bike taken
05/03/98 4:16 PM 3400 Blk. Ludlow Property taken from auto
38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--12; Thefts of Auto (& Attempts)--2; Thefts from Autos --6; Thefts of Bicycles & Parts--2; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--3
04/28/98 2:57 PM 4021 Pine St. Bike taken
04/28/98 3:02 PM 221-243 S. 41st St. Shrubbery taken from several locations
04/28/98 4:08 PM 300 Blk. 41st Theft from auto
04/29 /98 1:04 AM 300 Blk. 41st 2 rear tires taken from auto
04/29/98 11:25 AM 41st & Baltimore Vehicle taken from highway
04/29/98 11:49 AM 4034 Sansom St. Bike taken from den area
04/29/98 11:47 PM 41st & Chestnut Vehicle taken from highway
04/30/98 9:53 PM Lot #16 Jacket taken from auto
05/01/98 10:41 AM Harnwell House 6 cases of cigarettes taken
05/01/98 2:21 PM Harnwell House Personal items thrown around room
05/01/98 6:39 PM Alpha Epsln Pi Driver side window to auto broken
05/02/98 4:32 PM Unit Blk. 39th Property taken from auto
05/03/98 3:53 AM 39th & Walnut Purse taken from auto
05/03/98 1:06 PM 3800 Blk. Ludlow Discman taken from auto
05/03/98 6:10 PM 4000 Blk. Chancellor Rear window to auto broken
41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--1; Thefts of Auto (& Attempts)--1
05/02/98 8:52 PM 4100 Blk. Pine Vehicle taken from highway
30th to 34th/Market to University: Burglaries (& Attempts)--2; Total Thefts (& Attempts)--7; Thefts of Bicycles & Parts--3; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--1
04/27/98 10:03 AM Bennett Hall Door to room forced/property taken
04/27/98 12:02 PM Chemistry Bldg. Bag with contents taken
04/27/98 9:43 PM White Training House Backpack taken
04/28/98 12:42 PM Bennett Hall Various property taken from secured room
04/28/98 8:20 PM Bennett Hall Unknown attempted to take painting from wall
04/30/98 12:51 PM IAST Backpack taken
04/30/98 2:07 PM LRSM Secured bike taken
04/30/98 4:22 PM Towne Bldg. Bike taken
05/03/98 4:25 PM 34th & Chestnut Vehicle damaged
05/03/98 9:12 PM Towne Bldg. Bike taken
Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--2; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--1
04/28/98 1:01 PM 4239 Osage Ave. Iron grates taken from building
04/30/98 4:45 PM 309 S. 5th St. Bike taken
05/01/98 12:03 PM 4056 Irving St. Window broken to residence

Crimes Against Society

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Disorderly Conduct--1; Alcohol & Drug Offenses--1
05/02/98 12:41 AM 3600 Blk. Walnut Intoxicated driver arrested
05/02/98 7:12 PM 3700 Blk. Walnut Suspect causing disturbance/arrested underage drinking
38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Disorderly Conduct--1; Alcohol & Drug Offenses--9
04/28/98 2:49 PM 3900 Blk. Sansom Underage drinker cited
04/28/98 2:49 PM 3900 Blk. Sansom Underage drinker cited
04/28/98 2:49 PM 3900 Blk. Sansom Underage drinker cited
04/28/98 2:49 PM 3900 Blk. Sansom Underage drinker cited
04/28/98 2:49 PM 3900 Blk. Sansom Underage drinker cited
04/28/98 2:49 PM 3900 Blk. Sansom Underage drinker cited
04/28/98 2:49 PM 3900 Blk. Sansom Underage drinker cited
04/28/98 2:49 PM 3900 Blk. Sansom Underage drinker cited
04/28/98 2:49 PM 3900 Blk. Sansom Underage drinker cited
04/30/98 10:20 PM 3915 Walnut St. Suspected cited for disorderly conduct
30th to 34th/Market to University: Disorderly Conduct--1
05/02/98 3:52 PM 100 Blk. 34th Suspect cited for disorderly conduct

 18th District Crimes Against Persons

9 Incidents and 2 Arrests were reported between Apirl 27, 1998, and May 3, 1998, by the 18th District, covering the Schuylkill River to 49th Street and Market Street to Woodland Avenue.

04/27/98 6:44 PM 4800 Spruce Robbery
04/30/98 9:54 PM 4710 Springfield Aggravated Assault
04/30/98 4:30 PM 100 49th Robbery
05/01/98 1:00 AM 4700 Kingsessing Robbery/Arrest
05/01/98 1:15 PM Robbery 3700 Woodland
05/02/98 11:15 PM 4748 Pine Aggravated Assault
05/03/98 10:50 PM 5000 Hazel Robbery
05/03/98 4:20 AM 4800 Market Robbery


Almanac, Vol. 44, No. 33, May 12, 1998

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