Crime log

Theft
Athletic Complex
July/August — Multiple times
Case closed

A parent not affiliated with the University reported that her 12-year-old son stole several items while attending a GW sports camp. Several sunglasses and bags were taken. The mother returned the property to University Police Department.

— Parent took disciplinary action

Theft

Duques Hall
8/12/15 — 10:30 a.m. to 1:20 p.m.
Case closed

A staff member reported to UPD that a laptop was stolen from his office. Metropolitan Police Department responded after the staff member requested the officers’ presence.

— Referred to MPD

Unlawful Entry

Academic Center (Breezeway)
8/12/15 — 6:42 p.m.
Case Closed

UPD approached an individual tampering with bicycles in front of the academic center. The man had been previously barred from GW’s campus in 2014. He was arrested and transported to the MPD police station.

— Subject arrested

Liquor Law Violation

800 Block of 22nd Street NW
8/15/15 — 2:32 a.m.
Case closed

UPD saw an intoxicated male subject. He was taken to GW Hospital and released.

— Referred for disciplinary action

Harassment

Corcoran Building
8/19/15 — Multiple times
Case closed

A staff member reported a construction worker was behaving rudely to women in the building.

— Referred to department

Hit and Run

Ames Hall
8/19/15 — Unknown time
Case closed

A UPD officer saw that a brick structure was damaged, likely from a vehicle hitting the building. A few bricks were dislodged and loose.

— No suspects or witnesses

Destruction

Tompkins Hall
8/21/15 — 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Case closed

A staff member reported a touch-screen computer monitor in a classroom was cracked.

— No suspects or witnesses

Extortion

Off-campus
8/24/15 — Multiple times
Case closed

A female student reported receiving a phone call from an unknown man in Florida who said her father was involved in an automobile accident and demanded money. The student called her father and confirmed he was not involved in any such accident. Upon investigation, MPD determined that the call was similar to scams previously reported in Florida.

— Referred to MPD

Harassment

Duques Hall
8/24/15 — Multiple times
Case closed

A female student reported receiving harassing phone calls from a male student in her GW graduate summer program.

— Referred for disciplinary action

— Compiled by Sam Eppler.

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