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What’s in a Name?

The Department of Public Safety plans to change its name to “Georgetown University Police Department” are intended to clarify its role in the eyes of the student body and larger campus community, but the manner in which this change has taken place has instead led to confusion. Chief of Police[Read More…]

by March 22, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Students Critical of Suspect Descriptions in PSAs

Public safety alerts issued by the Department of Public Safety generally report recent crime on or surrounding Georgetown’s campus. A PSA released Feb. 9, however, warned the community of potential criminals targeting university students with specific physical descriptions of the suspects. The PSA was issued based on a tip received[Read More…]

by February 15, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Crime Drops in January

Despite a recent string of burglaries that hit multiple dormitories, a faculty office and the Alumni Square Residence Hall Office, total crime dropped significantly last month compared to January 2012. The six burglaries in 2013 represented a 45 percent decrease from the same period last year. There were 14 thefts[Read More…]

by February 1, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Summer Crime Dips 6%

This summer was a relatively quiet one for campus crime, which dropped by 6 percent from the same period last year. According to data from the Department of Public Safety, 66 incidents were reported on campus during June, July and August, down from 70 incidents in summer 2011. More than[Read More…]

by August 28, 2012 0 comments News

University Announces New Chief of Police

Jay Gruber is set to replace Rocco DelMonaco as Georgetown’s chief of police July 30, according to an email sent by Vice President for Public Affairs Erik Smulson to members of the university community Tuesday. Gruber most recently served as assistant director of public safety and assistant chief of police at the University of Maryland, where he[Read More…]

by June 19, 2012 0 comments City News, News