Second laptop theft reported in Reiss this month

A Georgetown employee contacted the Department of Public Safety at approximately 3:30 p.m. today to report a stolen backpack. The backpack, along with the laptop it held, was taken from an unlocked office in the Reiss Science Building…. Read More

Laptop stolen in Reiss Science Building this morning

Today at around 8:20 a.m. a Georgetown employee reported that a laptop was stolen from an office in the Reiss Science Building. According to the public safety report, the employee had left the laptop in the office at… Read More

Public Safety Alert: Forcible fondling at Village A Friday evening

Between 5:45 and 6:00 p.m. Friday, a forcible fondling occurred at Village A, according to a public safety alert about the incident. At 6:19 p.m. a student called DPS to report the incident. DPS and MPD responded to… Read More

Public Safety Alert: Laptop stolen in Henle Village Saturday morning

At approximately 2:30 a.m. yesterday, a Georgetown student confronted an unidentified male with a backpack inside his Henle Village residence. The man said he was looking for someone, and the student “escorted” him out of the apartment, according… Read More

Undercover DPS officers foil burglary in progress in St. Mary’s last night

Update, 3:28 p.m.: In a public safety alert issued this afternoon, the Department of Public Safety offered a few details about the event. The alert also notes, “additional arrests related to this case are expected.” Original post, 12:14… Read More

Public Safety Alert: Computer monitors stolen from Research Building

At approximately 2:30 p.m. yesterday, two individuals stole several computer monitors from the loading dock area of the Research Building, according to a public safety alert. After an employee reported the theft at 9:00 a.m. this morning, authorities… Read More

Neighborhood group installing a host of cameras to prevent crime

The Citizen’s Association of Georgetown is in the process of installing security cameras throughout Georgetown in an attempt to discourage crime and catch wrongdoers. “We hope that it will be a deterrent in the neighborhood and that we’ll catch people,”… Read More

Public Safety Alert: Purse stolen in St. Mary’s yesterday

According to the Department of Public Safety, a University employee’s purse was stolen in St. Mary’s Hall yesterday afternoon. At approximately 4:00 p.m., the employee left her office for roughly fifteen minutes. When she returned, she discovered that… Read More

Delayed Public Safety Alert: Attempted robbery in Burleith Sunday

On Sunday, December 11 at 8 p.m., a Georgetown graduate student was the victim of an attempted robbery at R and 37th Streets NW in Burleith, according to the Department of Public Safety. The student was walking south… Read More

Public Safety Alert: Armed Robbery on 41st Street in Glover Park

At approximately 8:20 p.m. last night, a Georgetown graduate student was robbed on 41st Street between Calvert and Davis Streets in Glover Park, according to a Department of Public Safety alert. While the student was walking home on… Read More