Public Safety Alert: Burglary in Reynolds Hall

Talk about déjà vu. For the second time this summer, students living in Reynolds Hall on the Southwest Quad have reported to the Department of Public Safety that their rooms have been burgled. The second incident, according to… Read More

Prefrosh Preview: Crime news you can use

Georgetown campus and neighborhood are relatively safe, but crime isn’t unknown: 820 property crimes and 83 violent incidents occurred last year, according to the Metropolitan Police Department. The island of misfit laptops The most common type of crime… Read More

Faculty member’s 35th Street home burglarized

According to a public safety alert sent out by the University this morning, an unknown person or persons burglarized the house of a faculty member on the 1700 block of 35th Street at about 12:00 p.m. on Thursday,… Read More

Burglary in the New Research Building

At 7:10 p.m. today, a staff member entered his office in the New Research Building on north side of campus to find that it had been broken into and burglarized. An undetermined amount of cash had been stolen…. Read More

Public Safety Alert: Your laptop will never be safe again

Two more laptops were stolen this week, according to a University public safety alert. After a female student fell asleep shortly after midnight on Monday, an unknown suspect broke into her Harbin dorm room and stole her laptop…. Read More

Laptop and cameras stolen in Prospect Street burglary

6:30 p.m. update: The University issued a public safety alert about the burglary, confirming it occurred in the Car Barn. According to the alert, the suspect is described as a short, black male. The suspect was seen wearing… Read More

Public Safety Alert: Darnall dorm room burgled while student naps

On Wednesday afternoon, a student’s laptop was stolen from his Darnall dorm as he slept. Since Sunday, seven laptop thefts have occurred on campus. According to a public safety alert, the student left a door “unsecured,” which allowed… Read More

Public Safety Alert: Unforced burglary in Copley Hall

On Wednesday at 6 p.m., a Copley Hall resident discovered that his dorm room had been burgled earlier in the day. According to a public safety alert, the resident left his room at 3:30 p.m. without locking the… Read More

Public Safety Alert: Med-Dent Building burgled twice

Yesterday, the Department of Public Safety was notified that small amounts of cash were stolen from two offices in the Medical-Dental building on separate occasions. According to a public safety alert, an employee noticed that $60 was missing… Read More

Burglar enters dorm room through window, steals laptop

4 p.m. update: The burglary occurred in Village A, according to a Public Safety Alert. The student entered his apartment at approximately 9 p.m. and discovered “his apartment had been burglarized and his laptop stolen.” reads the alert…. Read More