Post Tagged with: "crime"

Student Injured in Bias-Related Assault

In a bias-related incident involving sexual orientation, an unknown assailant attacked an unidentified Georgetown University student on the 3300 block of M Street at 1:31 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13. The student, who sustained injuries, was taken to a nearby hospital. “The GU student along with two other students were[Read More…]

by September 13, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Recent Spike in Robberies Alarms Neighborhood

An uptick in robberies targeting the Georgetown neighborhood, including four involving an armed weapon since the beginning of 2014, has local residents concerned. Since January 2014, there have been eight robberies in the Georgetown neighborhood, four more than occurred during the same time period last year. While two of these[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Muriel Bowser for DC Mayor

Muriel Bowser for DC Mayor

The city of Washington, D.C., looks undeniably different today than it did 20 years ago. A growing Metro system, a shrinking unemployment rate, a sharp decrease in violent crime and a revitalized downtown are just a few of the accomplishments that D.C. can boast since the beginning of its social[Read More…]

by March 25, 2014 8 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Campus Shocked by Milzman Arrest

Since Daniel Milzman (COL ’16) was arrested for possessing a lethal quantity of ricin Friday, his friends and colleagues have slowly come to terms with the fact that the science student had been quietly concocting the biological toxin in his dorm room. “Nothing ever would have led me to think[Read More…]

by March 25, 2014 1 comment Campus News, News
Domino’s Robbed at Gunpoint

Domino’s Robbed at Gunpoint

Three Domino’s Pizza employees were held at gunpoint in an armed robbery early Monday morning in which suspects stole $3,000 worth of money and goods from the restaurant in a manner that has led some employees to suspect it may have been an inside job. The robbery took place at[Read More…]

by February 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

Showy Crime Comedy Pays Homage to the ’70s

5/5 stars David O. Russell’s American Hustle is an authentic and enthralling crime comedy-drama that explores the corruption, deception, lust and power that pervaded the 1970s and one of the most scandalous scams of the decade. Graced with a star-studded cast, American Hustle combines the Oscar-winning ensembles of Russell’s The Fighter and Silver Linings Playbook to create an enticing collection[Read More…]

by December 24, 2013 0 comments Arts & Entertainment, The Guide

DPS Blotter

Friday, October 18 Theft, White Gravenor, 3:00 p.m. An unattended bag was stolen. Theft, Southwest Quad, 3:00 p.m. A student reported the theft of unattended property. Saturday, October 19 Alcohol Violation, Village C West, 10:00 p.m. An under-aged student was found in possession of alcohol. The case has been referred[Read More…]

by October 23, 2013 0 comments City News, News
Friends Remember Waugh

Friends Remember Waugh

In his short time at the Georgetown University Law Center, Mark Edward Waugh (LAW ’16) left behind a legacy of eloquence, dedication and leadership. Waugh attended Langley High School in nearby McLean,Va., where he befriended classmate Rahul Gupta. Gupta, who received a master’s in physiology at Georgetown in 2013, was charged on[Read More…]

by October 22, 2013 0 comments City News, News
Crime Thriller Lacks Speed

Crime Thriller Lacks Speed

2.5/5 stars When you hear that there’s a new crime and action thriller with a gorgeous cast, you’re led to expect a pretty great film. Justin Timberlake and Ben Affleck starring in a fast-paced drama about the underworld of online gambling? Sounds like a winner. So it’s a real shame[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments Arts & Entertainment, The Guide