May 30, 2014

Weekly Crime Report

This is a series the Maroon publishes summarizing instances of campus crime. Each week details a few notable crimes. 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:

May 22, 5257 South Kenwood Avenue (Church Parking Lot), 9:00 a.m.—An unknown individual exposed himself to a person in a parking lot off campus. This is now a CPD case.

May 25, 59th Street and Blackstone Avenue, 6:39 p.m.—UCPD officers detained a motorist after observing a person being struck by the vehicle at 59th Street and Cornell Drive.

May 26, 1100 East 58th Street (Ryerson), 2:40 a.m.—Seven unauthorized individuals were found in a 5th floor office. They were escorted from the building and the case has been referred.

May 28, 970 East 58th Street (Bookstore)—Between 8:40 a.m. and 9:05 a.m. a suspect took several items from the bookstore without paying for them. The suspect was arrested by a UCPD officer after a brief foot chase.