“Date rape” drug mailed to student address, says MPD officer

An anonymous Metropolitan Police Department source told Washington City Paper yesterday that police had uncovered several gallons of the “date rape” drug gamma hydroxybutyric acid addressed to a former Georgetown student that had lived near campus. GHB is tasteless… Read More

Armed robbery on 3500 block of S Street

Update: This afternoon’s MPD Watch Commander’s Crime Update provided the following description of the three suspects. #1-Black/Male, 18-22 years of age, 5’10”-6’0”, 160-170 lbs. with a dark complexion and a medium build. He was last seen wearing a… Read More

Burglary on the 1300 block of 33rd Street

On Tuesday, May 3, at approximately 10:30 a.m., two houses on the 1300 block of 33rd Street were burgled. According to a public safety alert, a Georgetown staff member reported the crimes that three laptop computers and an… Read More

Robbery at the 3500 block of Volta Place NW

On Wednesday afternoon at around 2:30pm, an unknown suspect robbed a person walking on the 3500 block of Volta Place NW. According to a public safety alert, the suspect robbed the victim and then fled on foot in… Read More

Woman robbed at knife point on 35th Street

Early Sunday morning, two suspects robbed a woman at knife point on the 1500 block of 35th Street. According to a public safety alert, two suspects approached the woman, restrained her, and displayed a knife. They forced her… Read More

Students launch StopCrimeNotParties.com, distribute lawn signs

A group of Georgetown students launched stopcrimenotparties.com on Sunday, giving students the opportunity to report encounters with local residents, the Metropolitan Police Department, the Department of Public Safety, and the Student Neighbor Assistance Program. The website’s goal? To… Read More

Female student sexually assaulted on 35th Street

At 2 a.m. Saturday, a student on the 1300 block of 35th Street was sexually assaulted by an unknown man. According to a Department of Public Safety alert, the assault occurred while the woman was looking for her… Read More

New Order Strengthens MPD/DPS Collaboration

Last week, D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier called for the Metropolitan Police Department to enlist campus police—such as Georgetown’s Department of Public Safety—in university-related calls that occur off campus. Julie Green Bataille, associate vice president for communications, praised… Read More

Police seize numerous fake IDs at Third Edition

The Metropolitan Police Department seized approximately 20 fake IDs Thursday evening at Third Edition. According to The Examiner, MPD confiscated the IDs after the people using them—mainly students from Georgetown and George Washington University—had entered the building. DCist… Read More

Petition started to oppose recent noise law amendment

D.C. Students Speak, a student-run advocacy group that was behind the petition in support of the 2010 Campus Plan, has created a petition opposing the recently amended D.C. noise law. The recent amendment makes it “unlawful for a… Read More