October 22, 2014
Campus Watch: Below is a summary of campus activity reported to or observed by The University Police Department Patrol Officers between Tuesday, 10/21/14 and Wednesday, 10/22/14.
October is Relationship Violence Prevention Month!
Voices Against Violence, a program of the Counseling and Mental Health Center, hosts a series of events to promote healthy relationships and to educate the student body on unhealthy and abusive relationships. Events include the kick-off to the 2nd Annual Be an Anchor Campaign - a fundraising dinner to support the VAV Survivor's Emergency Fund, the Rally for Healthy Relationships, a public performance of Get Sexy Get Consent, and Breaking the Silence – a speak-out for survivors. All events are free and open to the entire campus and Austin community. Join VAV in this multifaceted effort to educate the campus about the dynamics of relationship violence, services and options available to survivors, and what we can do to collectively build a safer campus.
For a full list of events please see:
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GREGORY GYMNASIUM, 2101 Speedway
Theft: A red Bianchi ten speed bicycle was stolen while it was secured with a cable lock to the bicycle racks located on the west side of the building. Loss value: $300.00. Occurred on 10/21/14 between 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM.
Crime Prevention Tip:
Please note the time frame of this theft – 11 AM to 1 PM. Come on folks – this is lunch time outside of a busy gymnasium. Someone had to have seen something; right? If you did, let us know. In fact if you ever see anything suspicious on campus then you should call the UT Police Department. If your call leads to a criminal being arrested, the UT Police Department will buy and deliver the pizza of your choice to you when and where you want it as part of our Hungry for Justice Program. So program our dispatch number into your phone and keep your eyes open. We can be reached 24 hours a day and 7 days a week at 512-471-4441.
JESTER ACADEMIC CENTER, 201 East 21st Street
Criminal Trespass Warning: UT Police Officers responded to a 1st floor student lounge to investigate a report of a subject who had been seen sleeping in the room for the last three or four days. The officers located the non-UT subject and issued him a written criminal trespass warning before escorting him from the building. Occurred on 10/22/14 at 12:27 AM.
JESTER WEST, 201 East 21st Street
Theft: A green Haro mountain bike was stolen while it was secured with a cable lock to the bicycle racks located on the west side of the dormitory. Loss value: $500.00. Occurred between 10/16/14 at 7:00 PM and 10/19/14 at 9:00 PM.
SAN ANTONIO PARKING GARAGE, 2420 San Antonio
Burglary of Motor Vehicle: An instrument case containing a Fox Renard bassoon and a bassoon tool kit was stolen when it was left inside a red Dodge Caravan that was parked on the 7th level of the garage. There was no apparent damage or indication as to how the thief entered the vehicle and but the owner believed she had locked the doors when she parked. Loss value: $4,100.00. Occurred on 10/20/14 between 11:00 AM and 4:00 PM.
The University of Texas Police Department responded to 14 Alarm Reports, 3 Suspicious Activity Reports, 16 Traffic Violations, 1 Motor Vehicle Collision, 2 Medical Emergency Reports, 2 Unsecured Door Reports, 2 Welfare Concern Reports, 3 Found Property Reports and 7 Public Assist Reports between 10/21/14 and 10/22/14.
Prepared by: Ofc. WR π/
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