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Emergency personnel surround Southwest Quad, where a substance that tested positive for ricin was found early Tuesday morning.

SWQ Ricin Scare Unnerves Students

In the wake of Tuesday’s revelation that a substance found on the sixth floor of McCarthy Hall had tested positive for the potentially lethal poison ricin, students affected by the investigation have expressed frustration with the university’s inconsistent communication and its dissemination of information during the event and subsequent investigation.[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Leavey Bomb Scare Remains Under Investigation

The Georgetown University Police Department and Metropolitan Police Department responded to a report of a bomb threat in the Leavey Center Bookstore, late afternoon on March 8. At 4:30 p.m., a Leavey bookstore supervisor received an anonymous phone call threatening to set off a bomb in the bookstore. “They said[Read More…]

by March 13, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
With ‘GUPD’, New Path for DPS

With ‘GUPD’, New Path for DPS

Since the consolidation of positions within the department and the hiring of Jay Gruber as chief of police in July 2012, the Georgetown University Police Department — known colloquially as the Department of Public Safety — has changed in students’ eyes from mainly a “party crasher” to a valuable source[Read More…]

by March 4, 2014 0 comments City News, News

Armed Robbery Reported on O St.

A student walking near the 3500 block of O Street NW was robbed at gunpoint at about 1:45 a.m. Tuesday morning, according to the Georgetown University Police Department. The victim reported that three individuals, all of whom were wearing darkly colored hooded sweatshirts, accosted the victim before proceeding to brandish[Read More…]

by January 21, 2014 0 comments City News, News
GUSA Sponsors First GUPD Roundtable

GUSA Sponsors First GUPD Roundtable

The Georgetown University Police Department held its first roundtable Wednesday evening. The event, planned by Georgetown University Student Association Secretary of Student Health and Safety Nora West (SFS ’15) and GUSA Deputy Chief of Staff Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15), aimed to address common questions regarding GUPD. West asked Chief of Police Jay Gruber and Deputy Chief[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments Campus News, City News, News

DPS Blotter

Wednesday, September 25 Theft, Leavey Center, 9:45 a.m. A credit card and cash were stolen. Thursday, September 26 Simple Assault, Parking Lot Three, 7:45 p.m. A staff member pushed another staff member, no medical attention was required. Case is under investigation. Theft, Lauinger Library, 8:45 p.m. A laptop was stolen. Friday, September[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments City News, News
Campus Crime Up in 2012

Campus Crime Up in 2012

Overall reported crime increased at Georgetown’s main campus but decreased at the Georgetown University Law Center in downtown D.C. this year, according to the Department of Public Safety’s 2013 Annual Crime Report. The report highlights reported crime trends at the two D.C. campuses and the McGhee Center for Eastern Mediterranean[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Indecent Exposure Reported on O St.

An unidentified male exposed himself and was masturbating in the 3300 block of O St. tonight, the Department of Public Safety reported. The incident occurred at 10:05 p.m., when a student observed a whitemale in his mid 40s standing between two vehicles and masturbating. According to the student, the man was 5′ 11″ and[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments City News, News