Crime Alert: Harassment

On September 29, 1995, at approximately 8:30 a.m., a University employee was verbally harassed and followed by an unknown male in a car in the area of 41st and Sansom Streets.

The male was described as having a medium dark complexion and mustache, and last seen wearing a plaid shirt and baseball cap. The vehicle was described as a gray 1980 Oldsmobile with Pennsylvania Tag: AVZ 9703

If you have any information concerning this male or vehicle, please contact the PENN Police Department at one of the following telephone numbers:

Penn Police 898-7297
Penn Detectives 898-4485
Victim Support 898-4481/6600

Safety Tips

* When walking on the street, stay in well-lit areas.

* Avoid shortcuts through parks, vacant lots and other deserted areas.

* Do not stop and give directions or other information to strangers.

* If you are followed by someone in a car, turn around and walk in the opposite direction. If the person persists, record the license number and contact the Police immediately.

* As always, when there is a problem, use the Emergency Blue Light phones for immediate contact with the Penn Police Department.