crime

Student robbed at gunpoint on Waterman Boulevard

A Washington University student was the victim of a robbery when they were approached by an unknown man with a handgun near the intersection of Rosedale Avenue and Waterman Boulevard at 9:10 p.m. on March 30. 

The Washington University Police Department (WUPD) sent a security memo out on March 31 to inform the WashU community of the incident, noting that the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department (SLMPD) is investigating the robbery. 

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Break-in at Shepley dorm; four non-WashU individuals facing charges

After an incident occurred at Shepley House at 12:13 a.m. on Monday, four individuals who are not affiliated with Washington University in St. Louis are facing pending criminal charges.  

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People in two vehicles shoot at each other on Delmar Blvd., stray bullet hits WU students’ apartment window

The students were not hurt, but two occupants of one vehicle were transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.

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Martin announces increased WUPD presence off campus

Chancellor Andrew Martin announced plans to increase Washington University Police Department presence in off-campus neighborhoods, increase the number of shuttles and optimize the emergency communication system in an email to the student body, Jan. 13.

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City Faces cancels programming for fall semester

City Faces will cancel programming for the rest of the fall semester following an incident where a volunteer’s car was stolen during scheduled programming, according to an email from the organization’s executive board dated Sept. 20.

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WUPD alerts students to semester’s fifth off-campus crime occurrence

The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is currently investigating a carjacking that occurred early Sept. 18, in the face of an uptick in off-campus crime.

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Op-Ed: Dear Chancellor Martin: A call to action

Rather than leaving it to the students to protect themselves, the responsibility should be placed on the university who has adequate resources to do so.

Garrett Cohen | Class of 2020

WUPD alerts students to spate of off-campus armed robberies

Four armed robberies occurred in the Skinker-DeBaliviere neighborhood Sept. 6 and 7, according to a crime alert sent by the Washington University Police Department, Sept. 8.

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Two incidents reported on Westminster Boulevard

Two burglaries were reported on Westminster Boulevard Wednesday. The Washington University Police Department sent a security memo at approximately 11:50 a.m. Thursday morning about the two incidents.

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WUPD to send security memos and bulletins campus-wide

All members of the Danforth Campus community will now receive security memos and informational bulletins from the Washington University Police Department, WUPD chief Mark Glenn announced in an email Tuesday.

Curran Neenan | News Editor

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