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October 01, 2014

Campus Watch: Below is a summary of campus activity reported to or observed by The University Police Department Patrol Officers between Tuesday, 09/30/14 and Wednesday, 10/01/14.

****Administrative Messages****
Join UT Housing and Food and the UT Police Department for a National Night Out Kick-Off Party tonight on the San Jacinto Residence Hall Plaza. There will be fun and free food at this event that will feature everything from fried Oreos to a dunking booth. There will be free photo-booth where you and your friends can capture the memories of a fun night. Speaking of photos, there will be photo ops with Hook ‘Em and the UT Cheerleaders. The UT Police Department will be on hand to host a Fatal Vision (Beer Goggles) Football Toss skills test, provide pepper spray instruction and allow you to practice your pepper spraying abilities with inert training spray. If you need to get your driver’s license number engraved on your electronics, we will have a Make Your Mark table set-up so you can do just that. Let’s all stand up against crime and celebrate a sense of community partnership tonight between 6 PM and 8 PM.

It is time for the 12th session of UTPD’s Citizen Police Academy. The Citizen Police Academy begins on Monday, October 6, 2014, and continues every Monday night from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. for seven weeks concluding on November 17, 2014. In these classes you will learn many of the inner operations of the police department and be introduced to all the services this agency provides.
Attendance at six of the seven nights is required for graduation. The classes will be held in the UT Police Building at 2201 Robert Dedman in Austin, Texas. Applicants are subject to a criminal background check prior to admittance in the class. For more information, please contact Lt. G. Stephenson by e-mail at Gregory.Stephenson@austin.utexas.edu

JESTER ACADEMIC CENTER, 201 East 21st Street
Theft: A red and white Houston Rockets baseball hat and a pair of red and white Nike Jordan tennis shoes were stolen from a backpack that was left inside an unsecured locker located in a basement level staff locker room. Loss value: $160.00. Occurred on 09/30/14 between 12 noon and 6:00 PM.

2000 Speedway

Leaving the Scene Collision: A witness reported seeing a grey Mitsubishi strike a black Lexus A25 while the Lexus was parked and unattended. Several attempts to contact the operator of the Mitsubishi went unanswered. Those attempts will continue today. The driver of the Mitsubishi left the scene without leaving any driver information. Repair cost: $120.00. Occurred on 09/30/14 at 8:54 PM.

The University of Texas Police Department responded to 20 Alarm Reports, 5 Suspicious Activity Reports, 19 Traffic Violations, 2 Motor Vehicle Collisions, 3 Medical Emergency Reports, 2 Found Property Reports, 1 Unsecured Door Report and 6 Public Assist Reports between 09/30/14 and 10/01/14.

Prepared by: Ofc. WR π/
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