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 6, 1997 and January 12, 1997. 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 01/07/97 10:48 AM 203 S. 38th St. CDs taken by unknown person with simulated weapon 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Simple assaults--1, Threats & harassment--2 01/10/97 2:46 PM 3925 Walnut St. Manager of store harassed by vendor 01/11/97 2:07 PM 4051 Locust Complainant received unwanted calls 01/12/97 2:23 AM 100 Blk. 39th Male assaulted/refused prosecution/taken to HUP 41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Aggravated assaults--1 01/07/97 7:49 AM Spruce/St. Mark's Complainant assaulted/taken to HUP

Crimes Against Property

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Total thefts (& attempts)--10, Thefts of auto (& attempts)--1 01/06/97 2:07 PM 3744 Spruce St. Merchandise taken without payment/arrest 01/06/97 5:15 PM 130 S. 34th St. Merchandise taken without payment/arrest 01/07/97 9:00 AM Franklin Bldg. Credit cards taken from unsecured room 01/07/97 11:00 AM Curie Blvd. Vehicle taken from highway 01/08/97 11:50 AM 130 S. 34th St. Headphones/video tape taken/suspect fled area 01/08/97 1:05 PM Christian Ass'n Wallet and contents taken while unattended 01/08/97 1:26 PM Johnson Pvln. Unattended knapsack with contents taken 01/10/97 2:25 PM Steinberg/Dietrich Credit card taken from office 01/10/97 2:37 PM 140 S. 34th St. Merchandise taken without payment/2 arrests 01/10/97 3:28 PM Vance hall Computer keyboard and mouse taken 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Burglaries (& attempts)--1, Total thefts (& attempts)--6, Thefts of auto (& attempts)--2, Thefts from autos--1, Criminal mischief & vandalism--2 01/06/97 7:20 PM 3801 Chestnut St. Cash taken from unattended wallet 01/07/97 8:56 AM 100 Blk. 39th Window to vehicle broken/nothing taken 01/08/97 11:19 AM 300 Blk. 41st Vehicle taken from highway 01/08/97 6:47 PM 200 Blk. 40th Male arrested after damaging roof of police vehicle 01/08/97 7:01 PM Lot # 40 Vehicle taken from lot 01/10/97 3:29 PM Eisenlohr hall Computer taken from unsecured closet in secured room 01/10/97 11:57 PM 106 S. 38th St. Property taken without payment/store refused prosecution 01/12/97 12:47 PM 3929 Sansom St. Wallet taken while unattended inside jacket pocket 01/12/97 7:55 PM Lot # 14 Window to vehicle broken/radar detector taken 30th to 34th/Market to University: Total thefts (& attempts)--5, Thefts of auto (& attempts)--1, Thefts from autos--1, Trespassing & loitering--1 01/06/97 6:34 PM Franklin field Unattended/unsecured knapsack taken 01/06/97 8:12 PM Ice rink Window to auto broken/duffel bag and contents taken 01/07/97 4:38 PM Lot # 1 Vehicle taken 01/07/97 5:24 PM LRSM 3 unauthorized males in building/arrest 01/08/97 2:46 PM Franklin field Unattended/unsecured knapsack and contents taken 01/08/97 6:42 PM Hutchinson gym Unattended/unsecured briefcase taken from office Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Forgery & fraud--1 01/06/97 11:43 AM Gordon jewelers Unknown person filled out false credit application

Crimes Against Society

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Alcohol & drug offenses--2 01/08/97 9:27 PM 3600 Blk. Chestnut 3 males stopped with narcotics/arrest 01/11/97 6:30 PM 3400 Blk. Walnut Suspect arrested for drinking while driving

38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Disorderly conduct--1 01/11/97 10:59 PM 4006 Spruce St. Man with pellet gun/arrest


Volume 43 Number 18
January 21, 1997

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