Campus Watch

The following incidents were reported to University Police July 17-Aug. 8. Readers with information that could assist in investigating these incidents are urged to call 935-5555. This information is provided as a public service to promote safety awareness and is available on the University Police Web site at

July 28

2:38 p.m. — A bicycle was stolen from outside of Umrath Residence Hall in the previous two weeks. The cable lock had been cut and the lock was left near the bike rack on the south side of the building. Total value is estimated at $80.

Aug. 3

7:39 a.m. — A foreman for BRK Electrical Contractors reported an unknown person stole two 60-foot rolls of copper wire and a pipe bender from an unlocked room in the Jeanette Goldfarb Plant Growth Facility. The theft occurred between 9 a.m. Aug. 2 and 7:30 a.m. Aug. 3. Total loss is estimated at $870.

Aug. 7

2:52 p.m. — The facilities manager at Simon Hall reported a Camcorder was stolen between 4-9:30 p.m. Aug. 6. Total loss is estimated at $400.

7:14 p.m. — A person reported his unattended laptop was stolen from Simon Hall between 4-11 p.m. Aug. 6. Total loss is estimated at $1,000.

University Police also responded to four parking violations, three auto accidents, two larcenies, two reports of property damage and one report each of burglary, fraud, weapons violation and trespassing.