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 January 18, 1999 through January 24, 1999. 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: Simple Assaults--1
1/22/99 10:46 AM University Hospital Complainant Assaulted/Arrest
38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Rapes (& Attempts)--1; Simple Assaults--2
1/18/99 8:36 AM Evans Building Complainant Assaulted
1/19/99 7:51 PM 3900 Blk Spruce Complainant Reported Attempted Rape/Arrest
1/21/99 11:02 PM 3829 Walnut St Disturbance/Assault at Residence
41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Robberies (& Attempts)--1
1/23/99 11:08 PM 42nd & Spruce Unknown Suspect attempted to rob complainant
30th to 34th/Market to University: Simple Assaults--1
1/18/99 9:05 AM 3100 Blk Market Male struck Complainant with tire iron/No injuries
Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Aggravated Assaults--1
1/22/99 11:51 PM 2200 Chestnut St 2 complainant's struck with pool stick by unknown suspect

Crimes Against Property

34th To 38th/Market To Civic Center: Burglaries (& Attempts)--1; Total Thefts (& Attempts)--21; Thefts Of Bicycles & Parts--3; Forgery & Fraud--2; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--1; Trespassing & Loitering--2
1/19/99 1:04 PM Jaffe Building Wallet Taken
1/19/99 1:57 PM 3401 Walnut St Secured Bike Taken
1/19/99 2:03 PM Law School Wallet Taken
1/20/99 1:25 AM 36th & Spruce Male Tampering With Bikes/Cited For Trespass
1/20/99 2:32 PM Van Pelt Library Secured Bike Taken
1/20/99 5:13 PM Steinberg/Dietrich Coat Taken
1/20/99 6:34 PM 3603 Walnut St Merchandise Taken Without Payment
1/20/99 6:39 PM McNeil Building Unauthorized Male In Building/Arrest
1/21/99 4:13 AM 3423 Walnut St Residence Entered By Unknown Suspect
1/21/99 2:26 PM 36th & Chestnut Cash Taken Without Authorization
1/21/99 3:24 PM International House Bike Taken
1/21/99 7:39 PM 3409 Walnut St Property Taken/Later Found Minus Currency
1/21/99 11:50 PM 36th & Spruce Tag Taken From Auto
1/22/99 10:53 AM 3601 Walnut St Miscellaneous Items Taken/Referred To JIO
1/22/99 11:29 AM 3603 Walnut St 2 Unknown Suspects Attempted To Use Stolen Credit Card
1/22/99 12:53 PM 3423 Walnut St Sweaters taken without payment
1/22/99 12:56 PM 3409 Walnut St Books taken from bookbag
1/22/99 3:12 PM Gimbel Gym Currency and credit cards taken from locker
1/22/99 5:15 PM 3700 Blk Spruce Bike lock and bike damaged
1/22/99 8:21 PM 110 S 36th St Jacket And Shirts Taken Without Payment
1/23/99 10:11 AM 138 S 34th St Property Taken Without Payment/Arrest
1/23/99 10:41 AM 3423 Walnut St Property Taken By Unknown Suspect
1/23/99 1:53 PM Lippincott Dorm Wallet taken
1/24/99 3:08 PM 130 S 36th St Unknown suspect attempted to take property
1/24/99 3:28 PM Van Pelt Library Backpack taken
1/24/99 3:58 PM Van Pelt Library Backpack taken
1/24/99 3:58 PM Van Pelt Library Backpack taken
38th To 41st/Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& Attempts)--1; Total Thefts (& Attempts)--7; Thefts From Autos--1; Thefts Of Bicycles & Parts--2; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--2
1/16/99 9:05 AM 3901 Walnut St Glass to establishment broken
1/18/99 2:54 PM Gregory College House Bike Taken
1/18/99 4:05 PM 3803 Walnut St 2 bottles of cologne taken without payment
1/18/99 5:37 PM 39th & Chestnut Cell phone taken from auto
1/20/99 10:26 PM Harrison House Bike taken
1/21/99 8:04 AM Evans Building CD's taken
1/21/99 9:59 AM 224 S 40th St Purse contents taken
1/22/99 3:07 PM 111 S 40th St Various Clothing Taken From Establishment Without Payment
1/23/99 9:35 PM 4039 Chestnut St Unknown suspect removing property from residence
1/24/99 1:28 PM Lot No. 14 Window broken to vehicle
41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--1; Thefts From Autos-1; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--1
1/23/99 6:09 PM 4200 Blk Walnut St Property taken from auto
1/23/99 7:51 PM 43rd & Walnut St Store Window Broken
30th to 34th/Market to University: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--4; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--2
1/19/99 11:39 PM Ice Rink Window to auto broken
1/20/99 3:00 PM Hutchinson Gym Credit cards and currency taken from wallet
1/20/99 8:38 PM Hill House Property taken from room
1/21/99 11:29 AM Chemistry Building Computer Taken
1/22/99 2:55 PM Hayden Hall Wallet taken
1/23/99 5:51 PM Lot No. 5 Window to auto broken
Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Forgery & Fraud--1
1/22/99 4:01 PM Unknown Unauthorized use of credit card

Crimes Against Society

38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Disorderly Conduct--1
1/20/99 3:29 PM 40th & Walnut St Male became disorderly during car stop/cited

 18th District Crimes Against Persons

21 Incidents and 9 Arrests were reported between January 18, 1999 through January 24, 1999, by the 18th District, covering the Schuylkill River to 49th Street and Market Street to Woodland Avenue.

1/18/1999 9:05 AM 3100 Market Aggravated Assault
1/18/1999 1:00 PM 323 46th St. Aggravated Assault/arrest
1/18/1999 11:37 AM 5000 Pine St. Aggravated Assault/arrest
1/18/1999 7:13 PM 4526 Locust Robbery
1/18/1999 1:30 PM 4800 Chestnut Robbery
1/18/1999 10:27 PM 3000 Market Robbery
1/19/1999 8:00 PM 3908 Spruce Rape/arrest
1/19/1999 6:09 AM 4845 Pine St. Robbery
1/19/1999 1:05 PM 221 46th St. Robbery/arrest
1/20/1999 4:20 PM 4910 Walton Aggravated Assault/arrest
1/20/1999 6:23 PM 4809 Trinity Robbery
1/20/1999 2:00 PM 4500 Osage Robbery
1/21/1999 12:44 AM 5100 Hazel Aggravated Assault/arrest
1/21/1999 4:00 PM 4900 Walnut Aggravated Assault
1/22/1999 7:33 PM 4426 Sansom Aggravated Assault
1/22/1999 2:34 PM 4426 Sansom Aggravated Assault
1/22/1999 12:51 AM 4730 Hazel Aggravated Assault/arrest
1/23/1999 11:23 PM 100 42nd St. Robbery
1/24/1999 3:30 AM 3199 Chestnut Rape
1/24/1999 6:00 AM 5100 Sansom Robbery
1/24/1999 1:33 AM 4834 Spruce Robbery


Almanac, Vol. 45, No. 19, February 2, 1999

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