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Crime Roundup, Sept. 18

By
University News Section Editor
Monday, September 17, 2018

Among the items reported stolen to the Department of Public Safety between Sept. 4 and Sept. 10 were two bicycles, a bottle of cologne, $30 in quarters and 14 mathematics textbooks.

The following summary includes all major incidents reported to the Department of Public Safety between Sept. 4 and Sept. 10. The Providence Police Department also responds to incidents occurring off campus. DPS does not divulge information on cases that are currently under investigation by the department, PPD or the Office of Student Life. DPS maintains a daily log of all shift activity and general service calls, which can be viewed during business hours at its headquarters located at 75 Charlesfield St.

Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018

A University student reported to DPS that his apartment on Charlesfield Street had been broken into sometime between late May and early September. An Epson WF-2750 printer, a bottle of cologne and two HDMI cables were stolen, valued at approximately $100, $60 and $50 respectively. The perpetrator also stole $30 in quarters from the apartment.

Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018

Earlier this month, a University student reported that her bicycle had been taken from a rack outside of the Sharpe Refectory. It was unclear in the report whether the Blue Huffy Mountain Bicycle, valued at $65, had been secured with a lock before it went missing.

Friday, Sept. 7, 2018

A University professor reported that someone had stolen 14 textbooks owned by the University from a classroom at Kassar House, a mathematics building located at 151 Thayer St. The mathematics textbooks were collectively worth approximately $650.

Monday, Sept. 10, 2018

A University student reported to DPS that his bicycle had been taken from a rack outside Vartan Gregorian Quad, located near Josiah’s. The Diamondback Mountain Bicycle, valued at approximately $200, had been secured with a cable lock before it was stolen.