February 28, 2014

Crime Report: February 18-25

This is a series the Maroon publishes summarizing instances of campus crime. Each week details a few notable crimes, in addition to keeping a running count from January 1. The focus is on crimes within the UCPD patrol area, which runs from East 37th to 65th Streets and South Cottage Grove to Lake Shore Drive.

Here are a few of this week’s incidents:

  • February 19, 1321 East 56th Street (Parking Lot), 3:50 p.m.—A victim reported that she was slapped in the face during the course of an argument regarding parking in an off-campus, private lot. This is now a CPD case.
  • February 23, 5639 South University Avenue (Fraternity House)—A wallet was taken from the pocket of a coat left unattended in an unsecured room during a party.
  • February 25, 1115 East 58th Street (Walker Hall), 4:20 p.m.—A male subject continues to harass a victim with numerous, unwanted contacts after receiving legal notice to cease and desist.
  • February 25, 5700 South Maryland Avenue (CCD), 10:55 a.m.—A staff member kicked a cart being pushed by a second staff member, causing abdominal injury to the second staff member.

Source: UCPD Incident Reports