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 February 8, 1999 through February 14, 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: Threats & Harassment--3
2/8/1999 10:54 AM Annenberg Center Complainant Reports Being Harassed
2/12/1999 9:41 AM Hillel Foundtn Complainant Harassed Via Phone
2/13/1999 4:58 AM Mckean Dorm Unwanted Calls Received
38th to 41st / Market to Baltimore: Threats & Harassment --6
2/8/1999 4:08 AM Harnwell House Unwanted Calls Received
2/8/1999 12:05 PM Civic House Threats Received Via Phone
2/8/1999 12:09 PM Harrison House Unwanted Calls Received
2/8/1999 3:54 PM Harnwell House Unwanted Phone Calls Received
2/9/1999 1:08 PM Harnwell House Unwanted Phone Call Received
2/9/1999 8:41 PM Hamilton College Unwanted Calls Received
41st to 43rd / Market to Baltimore: Robberies (& Attempts)--1
2/13/1999 8:51 PM 43rd & Spruce Complainant Reported Being Robbed By Suspect With Gun
30th to 34th / Market to University: Threats & Harassment--1
2/8/1999 1:31 PM Univ Museum Homeless Person Threatened Complainant
Outside 30th - 43rd / Market - Baltimore: Robberies (& Attempts)--1
2/12/1999 7:38 PM 142 S 44th St Complainant Robbed By Suspect With Gun

Crimes Against Property

34th to 38th / Market to Civic Center: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--12; Trespassing & Loitering--1
2/8/1999 5:15 PM 3423 Walnut St Merchandise Taken Without Payment
2/9/1999 9:42 AM Stouffer Dining Wallet Taken From Backpack
2/10/1999 3:00 PM Memorial Towers Complainant Deceived In Paying Twice for Merchandise
2/10/1999 5:52 PM 140 S 36th St Wallet Taken
2/11/1999 1:44 AM 37th & Locust Chair Taken/Later Returned
2/11/1999 4:21 PM 110 S 36th St Merchandise Taken Without Payment/Arrest
2/11/1999 6:01 PM Gimbel Gym Property Taken From Locker
2/11/1999 7:37 PM 3603 Walnut St Merchandise Taken Without Payment/Arrest
2/12/1999 11:06 AM Stouffer Dining Wallet Taken
2/12/1999 1:50 PM Stouffer Dining Wallet Taken
2/13/1999 7:00 PM 3601 Walnut St Unauthorized Male In Area/Arrest
2/14/1999 2:09 PM Delta Psi Jacket Taken
2/14/1999 2:42 PM Quad Office Wallet Taken
38th to 41st / Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& Attempts)--1; Total Thefts (& Attempts)--3; Thefts of Bicycles & Parts--1; Forgery & Fraud--1; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--2
2/8/1999 9:52 AM Veterinary Sch Locker Broken Into
2/8/1999 11:08 AM Harrison House Several Bikes Found With Tires Slashed
2/8/1999 12:44 PM Lot # 31 Car Tires Slashed
2/10/1999 3:00 PM 212 S 40th St Unauthorized Use of Credit Card
2/13/1999 6:51 AM Harrison House Commissary Broken Into/Arrest
2/13/1999 9:00 AM Evans Bldg Contractor's Supplies Taken
2/14/1999 12:56 PM 200 Blk 41st Bike Taken
41st to 43rd / Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& Attempts)--1; Total Thefts (& Attempts)--1; Thefts of Bicycles & Parts--1
2/9/1999 4:31 PM 4103 Locust Bike Taken
2/12/1999 12:01 AM 4220 Spruce Residence Entered/2 Arrests
30th to 34th / Market to University: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--4; Thefts From Autos--2; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--1
2/10/1999 10:01 PM Moore School Wallet Taken/Found Minus Cash And Credit Cards
2/10/1999 8:56 PM Lot # 5 Passenger Window to Auto Broken/2 Jackets Taken
2/12/1999 6:07 AM Lot # 45 Booth In Lot Vandalized
2/12/1999 3:13 PM Hollenback Cntr Sneakers Taken From Locker Room
2/13/1999 4:42 PM Lot # 5 Property Taken From Auto
Outside 30th - 43rd / Market - Baltimore: Total Thefts (& Attempts)--1; Thefts of Auto (& Attempts)--1; Forgery & Fraud--1; Criminal Mischief & Vandalism--1
2/8/1999 6:08 PM Unknown Unauthorized Use of Credit Card
2/10/1999 3:00 PM 600 Blk S 41st Vehicle Taken From Highway
2/10/1999 5:23 PM 3300 Smith Walk uilding Materials Damaged

Crimes Against Society

34th to 38th / Market to Civic Center
No Reported Incidents Against Society In This Sector, This Period
38th to 41st / Market to Baltimore: Disorderly Conduct--2
2/11/1999 9:47 PM 39th & Walnut Male Arrested for Disorderly Conduct
2/14/1999 3:19 AM Harrison House Disorderly Male Refused to Leave/Arrest
41st to 43rd / Market to Baltimore
No Reported Incidents Against Society In This Sector, This Period
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

18th District Crimes Against Persons

11 Incidents and 3 arrests (including 4 robberies, and 7 aggravated assault) were reported between February 8, 1999 and February 14, 1999 by the 18th District covering the Schuylkill River to 49th Street and Market St. to Woodland Avenue.

2/8/1999 12:01 AM 3400 Civic Center Aggravated Assault
2/12/1999 1:16 AM 4406 Chestnut Aggravated Assault
2/12/1999 7:39 PM 4400 Walnut Robbery
2/12/1999 8:40 PM 4100 Chestnut Robbery
2/13/1999 7:55 PM 4300 Spruce Aggravated Assault
2/13/1999 11:15 PM 4424 Larchwood Aggravated Assault/arrest
2/13/1999 7:00 PM 400 52nd St. Robbery
2/14/1999 2:20 PM 5100 Walnut Aggravated Assault/arrest
2/14/1999 10:00 AM 4836 Walton Aggravated Assault/arrest
2/14/1999 10:57 AM 229 46th St. Aggravated Assault
2/14/1999 2:40 AM 1206 Melville Robbery


Almanac, Vol. 45, No. 22, February 23, 1999

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