The Triangle - The Independent Student Newspaper at Drexel University

Crime and Policy Violation Report May 14-27

The following are crimes that occurred on or near campus and were reported to The Triangle by the Drexel University Department of Public Safety between May 14, 2014, and May 27, 2014. All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement or DPS incident reports.

ROBBERY (1)

May 23, 11:40 p.m. 400 Block of North 35th Street

A Drexel student reported that May 23 at 11:40 p.m., he was robbed at gunpoint by two unknown males who fled the scene in a vehicle after not taking anything. No injuries.

ASSAULT (1)

May 16, 11:30 p.m. 3200 Block of Race Street

A Drexel student reported that May 16 at 11:30 p.m., he was assaulted by his roommate during a verbal confrontation. The incident was sent to the Office of Student Conduct.

THEFT (14)

May 12, 200 Block of North Broad Street

A Drexel employee reported that between May 12 and May 13, unknown person(s) took a coffee maker that was left unattended in an unsecured office.

May 12, 3300 Block of Market Street

A Drexel student reported that between May 12 and May 14, unknown person(s) took clothing that was left unattended in an unlocked locker.

May 13, Unit Block of South 33rd Street

A Drexel student reported that between May 13 and May 14, unknown person(s) took her bicycle that was secured to a bicycle rack with a cable lock.

May 6, 2 p.m.  3300 Block of Market Street

A Drexel student reported that May 6, between 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., unknown person(s) took textbooks and a charger that were left unattended in a study room.

May 15, 100 Block of North 33rd Street

A Drexel student reported that between May 15 and May 16, unknown person(s) took his bicycle that was secured to a bicycle rack with a chain lock.

May 18, 1 a.m. 3300 Block of Race Street

A Drexel student reported that May 18, between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m., unknown person(s) took his iPhone 5 that was left unattended in a common area.

May 12, 3200 Block of Race Street

A Drexel student reported that between May 12 and May 18, unknown person(s) entered a sorority locker by force and took a wooden chest engraved with the sorority logo.

May 19, 10 a.m. Unit Block of South 32nd Street

A Drexel staff member reported that May 19, between 10 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., unknown person(s) took her bicycle that was secured to a bicycle rack with a cable lock.

May 19, 9 a.m.  200 Block of North 34th Street

A Drexel student reported that May 19, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., unknown person(s) took the rear wheel from her bicycle that was secured to a bicycle rack with a chain.

May 9, 3100 Block of Market Street

A Drexel student reported that between May 9 and May 21, unknown person(s) took his bicycle that was secured to a bicycle rack with a chain and U-lock.

May 20, 200 Block of North 34th Street

A Drexel student reported that between May 20 and May 21, unknown person(s) took his bicycle that was left unsecured in a bicycle rack.

May 7, 3100 Block of Hamilton Street

A non-Drexel affiliate reported that between May 7 and May 18, unknown person(s) broke the window to his vehicle and took a GPS that was left in view.

May 26, 3:15 p.m. 1400 Block of Wood Street

A non-Drexel affiliate reported that May 26, between 3:15 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., unknown person(s) broke the window to her vehicle and took clothing and electronic equipment that was left in view.

May 26, 1500 Block of Race Street

A non-Drexel affiliate reported that between May 26 and May 27, unknown person(s) broke the window to his vehicle and took a GPS and charger that were left in view.

VANDALISM (2)

May 2, 3400 Block of Powelton Avenue

A Drexel student reported that between May 2 and May 16, unknown person(s) spray painted graffiti on the rear steps of her property.

May 16, 3200 Block of Lancaster Walk

A Drexel affiliate reported that between May 16 and May 20, unknown person(s) spray painted graffiti on the wall of a Drexel owned property.

DRUGS (1)

May 19, 10:20 a.m. 3400 Block of Powelton Avenue

Philadelphia Police arrested two Drexel students May 19 at 10:20 a.m., for sales and possession of illegal narcotics. The report was sent to the office of Student Conduct.

POLICY VIOLATION (3)

During the period covered in this report, there were three (3) police violations for alcohol. The reports were sent to the Office of Student Conduct for review.