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August 03, 2015

Campus Watch: Below is a summary of campus activity reported to or observed by The University Police Department Patrol Officers between Friday, 07/31/15 and Monday 08/03/15.

INTERNATIONAL OFFICE, 2400 Nueces

Theft: A tan colored Michael Kors wallet containing two forms of identification, a debit card, a credit card, $40 in US currency and two gift certificates was stolen when it was left in a purse under a desk inside an unsecured 2nd floor office. A co-worker of the victim reported seeing a suspicious subject loitering near the desk during the time frame of the theft. That subject was described as a black male who was approximately 6’ tall with facial hair and wearing sunglasses, a white University of Texas t-shirt, orange shorts and flip flops. Loss value: $90.00. Occurred on 07/31/15 between 1:00 PM and 3:15 PM.

PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 510 East 23rd Street

Assault: A non-UT subject reported being bumped in the chest and pushed in the chest by another non-UT subject while both subjects were in an upper floor room after a stand-up comedy show in the Performing Arts Center. The suspect was known to the victim. The offensive physical contact did not cause pain to the victim. Reported on 08/01/15 at 12:17 AM.

RENAISSANCE MARKET, 2300 Guadalupe (non-UT Property)

Assist Outside Agency: A non-UT subject was found sleeping on the sidewalk. When awakened, it was learned the subject had an outstanding outside agency arrest warrant for harassment. Occurred on 08/02/15 at 3:44 AM.

ROBERT A. WELCH HALL, 105 East 24th Street

Theft: A Kyocera Hydro cellular telephone was stolen at some point while the owner participated in a UT function at Welch Hall on 07/28/15. The owner replaced the phone and discovered several unauthorized messages were sent and received on her stolen phone. Loss value: $100.00. Reported on 07/31/15 at 11:20 AM.

T.S. PAINTER HALL, 103 West 24th Street

Criminal Mischief: An unknown object was used in an attempt to pry a lock open to a 4th floor room. When the prying did not work, a paper clip was used in a feeble attempt to pick the lock. A piece of the paper clip was left inside the lock cylinder. Unauthorized entry into the room was not made. Repair cost: $150.00. Reported on 07/31/15 at 11:15 AM.

UNION BUILDING, 2308 Whitis

Criminal Trespass Warning (2 counts): A male and female subject were reported as sleeping in the 2nd floor Showroom amongst a plethora of their personal property. Both subjects were awakened and issued written criminal trespass warnings. Occurred on 07/31/15 at 11:36 AM.

UNION BUILDING, 2308 Whitis

Criminal Trespass Warning: A non-UT subject was found sleeping on a patio located on the west side of the building. The subject must have awoken on the wrong side of the patio as he had a few expletive words for the officer. The subject was issued a written criminal trespass warning and sent on his way. Occurred on 07/31/15 at 10:40 PM.

UNION BUILDING, 2308 Whitis

Criminal Trespass Warning: A non-UT subject was reported as sleeping on the west side of the building. The subject was awakened and issued a written criminal trespass warning. Occurred on 08/01/15 at 12 noon.

UNION BUILDING, 2308 Whitis

Criminal Trespass: A non-UT subject was found sleeping in a second floor room. The subject was known to the officer as someone who had previously been issued a written criminal trespass warning from the same room. The officer awoke the subject and promptly placed him under arrest for criminal trespass. Occurred on 08/01/15 at 8:29 PM.

UNION BUILDING, 2308 Whitis

Criminal Trespass Warning: A non-UT subject was reported as sleeping in a 2nd floor room. The subject was awakened and issued a written criminal trespass warning. Occurred on 08/01/15 at 8:49 PM.


UNION BUILDING, 2308 Whitis

Criminal Trespass Warning (2 counts): A non-UT subject was found using a power outlet to power hair clippers while cutting a second non-UT subject’s locks. The make-shift barber shop was closed with the issuance of a written criminal trespass warnings for each subject. Occurred on 08/01/15 at 9:03 AM.

2000 Guadalupe

Public Intoxication: A non-UT subject was observed stumbling to the point he nearly fell into the roadway on two different occasions. When stopped, the officer’s suspicion of intoxicating beverages being the root of the subject’s unsteady gait was confirmed. Occurred on 08/03/15 at 3:00 AM.

2200 Guadalupe

Criminal Trespass: UT Police Officers responded to a“Police Help” callbox activation on the south side of Goldsmith Hall. Upon their arrival, they located a subject standing next to the callbox. The subject was in no need of police services and was found to have previously been issued a written criminal trespass warning for activating the same callbox with no need of police services. Occurred on 07/31/15 at 9:51 PM.

The University of Texas Police Department responded to 52 Alarm Reports, 3 “Police Help” Callbox Activations, 26 Suspicious Activity Reports, 32 Traffic Violations, 1 Motor Vehicle Collision, 5 Unsecured Door Reports, 2 Medical Emergency Assist Requests, 1 Stuck Elevator Report, 5 Found Property Reports and 13 Public Assist Requests between 07/31/15 and 08/03/15.

Prepared by: Ofc. WR π/
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