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Crime log

Destroying/Defacing Structures

Potomac House
11/07/2016 – Unknown time
Open case

A male student reported finding graffiti on his front door to his residence hall room. The matter is still under investigation.

-Open case.

Lewd and Obscene Acts/Sex Offense

Off Campus
11/07/2016 – 10:00 p.m.
Case closed

A female student reported to the University Police Department that a man approached her and exposed himself outside her apartment building on the 900 block of 25th Street NW.

-Off campus incident.


Potomac House
11/08/2016 – Multiple Dates
Case closed

A male student reported to UPD that he was contacted by an unidentified individual via Skype who demanded money in exchange for not releasing material on the internet.

– Referred to Metropolitan Police Department.

Destruction of Property/Vandalism

Health and Wellness Center
11/11/2016 – Unknown time
Case closed

A Health and Wellness Center staff member reported seeing graffiti on the main garage door.

– No suspects or witnesses.

Unlawful Possession of Alcohol/Possession of Drugs

Munson Hall
11/11/2016 – 11:05 a.m. to 1:10 p.m.
Case closed

GW Housing staff conducted an administrative search and found marijuana-related paraphernalia and alcohol. The items were disposed of on scene.

– Referred to the Division of Student Affairs.

Disorderly Conduct/ Intoxication/Liquor Law Violation

Public Property on Campus (1900 Block of F Street NW)
11/12/2016 8:05 to 8:45 p.m.
Case closed

UPD responded to a report of a highly intoxicated student who was belligerent and combative at the scene. EMeRG transported the student to GW Hospital .

– Referred to DSA.

Destruction of Property/Vandalism/Theft

Public Property on Campus (22nd and I streets)
11/14/2016 -10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Open case

A female student reported to UPD that her bicycle was stolen from a bike rack outside the Science and Engineering Hall. The student also reported that the person had cut the cable lock to the bicycle.

– Open case.


Mitchell Hall
11/14/2016 – Unknown time
Open case

UPD responded to a report of a vandalization of a poster board that was shared by residence hall residents.

– Open case.

– Compiled by James Levinson.

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