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Crime & Policy Violations

Crime & Policy Violation Report

The following are crimes that occurred on or near campus and were reported to The Triangle by the Drexel University Department of Public Safety between May 4, 2011 and May 16, 2011. All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement or DPS incident reports.

Assault 1

May 16, 4:15 p.m. 400 Block of North 33rd St.

On May 16 at 4:15 p.m., a non-Drexel affiliate reported that she was assaulted by two males known to her. Minor injuries were reported.

Burglary 2

May 12, 11 a.m. 3100 Block of J.F.K. Blvd.

On May 12 between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., a Drexel student reported that an unknown male entered his unlocked room and took a laptop computer and video games.

May 13, 4:15 p.m. 3100 Block of Chestnut St.

Between May 13 at 4:15 p.m. and May 16 at 8 a.m., a Drexel staff member reported that unknown person(s) entered an unlocked office and took a laptop computer.

Theft 10

May 4, 11 p.m. 3200 Block of Summer St.

Between May 4 at 11 p.m. and May 5 at 8:30 a.m., a Drexel student reported that unknown person(s) broke the window to her car and took personal items. On May 17 Philadelphia Police arrested Prentice Thomas, 42, and recovered the stolen items.

May 6, 10:55 p.m. 400 Block of North 33rd St.

Between May 6 at 10:55 p.m. and May 7 at 11 a.m., a non-Drexel affiliate reported that unknown person(s) entered his unlocked room and took a gaming system.

May 8, 8 a.m. 200 Block of North 33rd St.

On May 8, between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m., a non-Drexel affiliate reported that unknown person(s) took her car that was parked on the highway.

May 9, 11 a.m. 3200 Block of Chestnut St.

On May 9, between 11 a.m. and noon, a Drexel student reported that unknown person(s) took his laptop computer that was left unattended.

May 11, 5:30 p.m. 3200 Block of Chestnut St.

On May 11, between 5:30 p.m. and 7:15 p.m., a Drexel student reported that unknown person(s) took his bike that was secured with a cable lock.

May 12, 12:30 a.m. 400 Block of North Napa St.

On May 12, between 12:30 a.m. and 3 a.m., a Drexel student reported that unknown person(s) entered his car and took a GPS system that was left in view.

May 12, 5 p.m. 3500 Block of Market St.

Between May 12 at 5 p.m. and May 16 at 4 p.m., a non-Drexel affiliate reported that unknown person(s) entered his locked office with no sign of force and took a lockbox from his unlocked desk drawer.

May 14, 1:15 p.m. 3300 Block of Market St.

On May 14, between 1:15 p.m. and 1:45 p.m., a Drexel student reported that unknown person(s) took her cell phone that was left unattended in the gym.

May 15, 4 a.m. 200 Block of North 34th St.

On May 15, between 4 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., a Drexel student reported that unknown person(s) took his electronic equipment that was left unattended in a common area.

May 16, 8 a.m. 200 Block of North Broad St.

On May 16, between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., a non-Drexel affiliate reported that unknown person(s) took the license plate from the rear of his car.

Trespassing 1

May 11, 8:15 a.m. 3100 Block of Market St.

On May 11 at 8:15 a.m., Drexel Police arrested non-Drexel affiliate Kevin Martin, 25, after he was observed inside of an office reception area without permission.

Vandalism 3

May 14 3100 Block of Chestnut St.

On May 14, 11 unknown person(s) broke a first-floor window of a Drexel-owned property.

May 14, 7:30 p.m. 100 Block of North Shedwick St.

Between May 14 at 7:30 p.m. and May 15 at 2:30 a.m., a non-Drexel affiliate reported that unknown person(s) sprayed paint on the rear wall of his property.

May 15, 8 p.m. 3200 Block of Race St.

Between May 15 at 8 p.m. and May 16 at 6 a.m., a Drexel affiliate reported that unknown person(s) sprayed graffiti on a picnic table.

Alcohol and Drug Policy Violations 3

During the period covered by this report, there were three (3) reported policy violations for alcohol. The reports were sent to the Office of Student Conduct for review.