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Campus saw an uptick in  fondling incidents, burglaries and alcohol referrals in 2016, according to a GUPD crime report.

Uptick in Burglaries, Fondling Incidents on Campus in 2016

Reported cases of fondling on Georgetown’s main campus increased threefold from four in 2015 to 12 in 2016 and reported burglary cases increased from 31 in 2015 to 47 in 2016, according to the 2017 Annual Security Report released Sept. 29 by the Georgetown University Police Department. In addition, three[Read More…]

by October 6, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

GUMC Targeted in Burglaries, Thefts

The Department of Public Safety is investigating a string of five thefts and burglaries of items totaling nearly $1,500 from buildings at the Georgetown University Medical Center. The incidents occurred over a two-day period starting Jan. 26. DPS Associate Director Joseph Smith declined to comment on whether the incidents are connected but[Read More…]

by February 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Reynolds Targeted in Second Burglary Spree This Summer

In the latest of a number of burglaries in the Southwest Quad, several students reported the theft of multiple electronic items after returning to their rooms in Reynolds Hall on Friday around 7:12 p.m. According to the Public Safety Alert sent out by the Department of Public Safety, some of the[Read More…]

by August 13, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News, Uncategorized

Burglaries in Area Up From Last Year

Property crime has surged in the Georgetown area during the first three months of 2011 relative to the same period last year. According to the Metropolitan Police Department, property crimes in Ward 2, which includes the university and surrounding neighborhoods, are up 49 percent from last year. Since Jan. 1,[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments City News, News

DPS Continues to Up Security

Due to the recent crime surge on campus, which has included multiple burglaries and laptop thefts, the Department of Public Safety is bolstering its on-campus security with a lineup of new preventative measures. In response to the increase in laptop thefts at Lauinger Library, DPS is meeting with library staff[Read More…]

by November 23, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

String of Village A Burglaries Continues

A Village A apartment was burglarized on Tuesday evening, less than a week after the Department of Public Safety implemented new security measures following a string of similar burglaries. On Tuesday, a student reported that upon returning to his apartment at 9 p.m. he found that his apartment had been[Read More…]

by November 11, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

DPS Ramps Up Village A Security

The Department of Public Safety has implemented a number of security measures to prevent more crimes in Village A, following reports of four burglaries and an attempted burglary in the apartment complex in October. Among the moves are a rise in night patrols in Village A and on nearby Prospect[Read More…]

by November 9, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Burglaries Prompt New DPS Measures

The Georgetown Department of Public Safety has stepped up safety checks to prevent crime in off-campus residences in the wake of at least four burglaries or attempted burglaries that occurred within a 2-block radius of campus between March 15 and 23, as many students continue to worry about their security.[Read More…]

by March 26, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized