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05/28/2010

5/29/2010: Recent Robberies

The Department of Public Safety is issuing an alert to inform the University community of recent robberies occurring north of Baltimore Avenue. Two robberies have been reported in the last week in the area of 45th Street, between Larchwood & Pine Streets.

 

The Philadelphia police are currently investigating the robberies.

The Department of Public Safety offers the following awareness tips:

·      Be aware of your surroundings

·      Travel in groups when possible, particularly after dark

·      Use well-lit walkways

·      Report all incidents to the police by dialing 911

·      Program the Public Safety emergency number 215-895-7000, on the speed-dial in your cell phone