Post Tagged with: "Vandalism"

ALI ENRIGHT FOR THE HOYA
The suspect list has narrowed in the joint investigation by GUPD and MPD into last month's bias-related vandalisms has

Suspect List Narrows in Swastika Vandalism Investigation

The Georgetown University Police Department is narrowing a list of potential suspects in its investigation of incidents of anti-Semitic graffiti and threatening messages directed at women in LXR Hall last month. GUPD installed security cameras and established 24-hour patrols on the second floor of LXR Hall while it continues its[Read More…]

by October 6, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY
A swastika was found painted in a women's bathroom in LXR residence hall.

Swastikas Painted in Dorm Restroom During Rosh Hashanah

Multiple swastikas were found painted inside an LXR Hall women’s restroom, alongside language threatening violence against women, in two separate incidents Wednesday night and Thursday morning. The swastika with misogynistic threats was first found painted inside the stall of a second-floor LXR women’s restroom Wednesday night. The graffiti was reported to[Read More…]

by September 21, 2017 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Graffiti was located on the side of a university townhouse on 3624 N St., NW (pictured) and several other buildings Friday.

University Buildings Defaced with Pro-Trump, ‘Support Officer Wilson’ Graffiti

Graffiti with messages including “Support Officer Wilson” and “Trump ’16 Build the Wall” was found on six on- and off-campus buildings – including a university townhouse on 3624 N St. NW – Friday morning. Similar graffiti expressing support for Darren Wilson – the former police officer who shot and killed black[Read More…]

by April 23, 2016 11 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

AEPi Shows Solidarity With Emory

After the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity house at Emory University was vandalized with swastikas on Sunday following Yom Kippur, the Georgetown chapter of AEPi will wear blue on Tuesday in solidarity and in a statement against anti-Semitism. “We’re trying to show support for the brothers at that chapter and stand[Read More…]

by October 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Chapel Vandalism Unexplained

Chapel Vandalism Unexplained

Dahlgren Chapel was vandalized sometime between Saturday night and Sunday morning, with chairs, an organ mirror and panel and a crucifix among the items damaged. Although Director of Media Relations Rachel Pugh confirmed that the university has taken measures to tighten security around the chapel since the incident, neither she nor[Read More…]

by April 16, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Dahlgren Chapel Vandalized

Dahlgren Chapel Vandalized

Dahlgren Chapel was vandalized last night, forcing the 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Sunday Masses to be relocated to St. William’s Chapel in Copley Hall. The exact nature and extent of the damage is not yet certain, nor is the identity of those who caused the vandalism. An email sent[Read More…]

by April 14, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Malkerson-Cleary Campaign Posters Vandalized

The American flag comprised of Malkerson-Cleary campaign flyers on the Red Square wind tunnel wall was defaced early Saturday morning. The words “U.S. WANTED FOR MURDER!” were spray-painted on the sign’s lower half, and another Malkerson-Cleary campaign banner hanging on the Intercultural Center was torn down. “It’s not in the spirit of the[Read More…]

by February 17, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

DPS Blotter

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011 Theft, Lauinger Library, 9 p.m. A student reported that he parked his bicycle on the bike rack. When he returned, he found his bicycle missing. There are no suspects or witnesses. Friday, Oct. 14, 2011 Vandalism, Lauinger Library, 1:36 p.m. A staff member reported vandalism and[Read More…]

by October 21, 2011 0 comments Campus News

Nazi Graffiti Found in Dorms

Four students were victims of bias-related incidents in New South Hall on Sept. 6 and 11, and a similar incident occurred in Darnall Hall sometime between Sept. 11 and 13, according to the Department of Public Safety. Swastika symbols were drawn and the name “Hitler” was written on dry-erase boards[Read More…]

by September 14, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Student Vandalism Charges Dropped

Two Georgetown juniors were arrested on suspicion of burglary charges after they allegedly broke into and trashed an N Street townhouse on March 11. Prosecutors dropped charges against Ryan Still (COL ’07) and Garrett Wilson (COL ’07) last week. Channing Phillips, a spokesman in the U.S. Attorney’s office, declined to[Read More…]

by March 21, 2006 0 comments City News