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September 11, 2021
Stolen Auto
Wallace Dr

Date/Time Reported

09/11/2021 at 8:10 PM

Date/Time Occured

09/11/2021 at 6:00 PM to 09/11/2021 at 8:00 PM

Synopsis

Complainant reports the theft of his cell phone and keys left unattended near the basketball courts. Subjects vehicle was stolen from Wallace Dr, on the east side of the parking garage. Loss $12000

Disposition

Pending

Report Number

210097

September 10, 2021
Larceny
Snowway Dr

Date/Time Reported

09/14/2021 at 7:06 AM

Date/Time Occured

09/10/2021 at 3:00 PM to 09/13/2021 at 7:00 AM

Synopsis

Stop sign from Throop and Snowway stolen over the weekend. Loss $100

Disposition

Pending

Report Number

210098

September 2, 2021
Larceny
Promenade

Date/Time Reported

09/03/2021 at 6:29 PM

Date/Time Occured

09/02/2021 at 9:00 PM to 09/02/2021 at 10:50 PM

Synopsis

Complainant left an unattended wallet and airpods in the grassy area while playing basketball. Upon return, they had been stolen. Loss $310

Disposition

Pending

Report Number

210093

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September 14, 2021
Security Memo
Danforth, North Campus, West Campus

Date/Time Occured

09/14/2021 at 7:45 PM

Specifics

WUPD has been made aware of rumors that are circulating about a safety threat to the Danforth Campus. These rumors are unsubstantiated. Per our normal protocols, we are constantly monitoring social media and other sources. We know there have been numerous posts in the past several days that have caused concern in our community. We are actively investigating these posts and at this time there is no reason to believe that there is a credible threat to the university.

If we ever believe there is any kind of physical threat to any of our campuses, we will immediately notify our community through WashU Alert text messages or other communications. We take this matter extremely seriously and will always put the safety of all members of our community first.

Anyone with information about a credible threat to campus is asked to call WUPD at 314-935-5555.

Response

Anyone with information about a credible threat to campus is asked to call WUPD at 314-935-5555.

Precautions

Report suspicious persons or activity immediately to University Police at 5-5555 or go to the nearest emergency telephone.

Pay attention to emergency alerts and take action as directed.

Make sure you are able to receive WashUAlerts by downloading the NEW WashU Safe App. Visit https://emergency.wustl.edu/ for more information.

June 3, 2021
Security Memo
East End Danforth Campus

Date/Time Occured

06/03/2021 at 3:10 PM

Specifics

Previously Reported Person with a Weapon

This afternoon a community member reported to WUPD that they had seen a person carrying something that looked like a gun on the east end of the Danforth Campus. They reported that the individual was walking toward an academic building.

WUPD issued an emergency alert to the Danforth Campus with instructions to shelter in place, or to “Run, Hide, Fight” if anyone were to encounter a dangerous person. Officers conducted a thorough search of buildings on the east end of campus and located the person in question within about an hour. After speaking with the person, officers determined that there was no threat. An all-clear message was sent to campus at 4:23 pm.

Precautions

Report suspicious persons or activity immediately to University Police at 5-5555 or go to the nearest emergency
telephone.
Pay attention to emergency alerts and take action as directed.
Make sure you are able to receive WashUAlerts by downloading the NEW WashU Safe App. Visit
https://emergency.wustl.edu/ for more information.

May 11, 2021
Security Memo-Criminal Activity
Beaumont House

Date/Time Occured

05/11/2021 at 9:10 AM

Specifics

Yesterday afternoon, WUPD responded to Beaumont House for a report of a person stealing a television from the laundry room. WUPD officers quickly located the person and recovered the television. The person was arrested and taken to the WUPD station. The person was released pending criminal charges.

Early this morning, WUPD officer responded to the Village area in response to a call of a suspicious person. WUPD officers located the same person from the day before as they were walking outside, near the Millbrook Apartments. The person informed officers that they had returned to retrieve a suitcase that they had left. Officers located the person’s suitcase and discovered property inside the bag that had been previously reported stolen. The person was arrested and taken to the WUPD station and then released pending criminal charges.

All recovered property was returned to the owners.


Suspect

The person is described as a black female; 23 years of age; medium build 5ft 2in tall and weighing 130 lbs; brown eyes and black braided hair; wearing black casual pants and a grey WU sweatshirt.

Precautions

Report suspicious persons or activity immediately to University Police at 5-5555 or go to the nearest emergency telephone.
LOCK YOUR ROOM or OFFICE DOOR whenever you leave, even if it’s for a short time.
Never leave your laptop, cell phone, purse, wallet, electronics or other valuables unattended or out of your line of site. Place valuables in a locked file cabinet or drawer.
Never prop open exterior doors. If you see a door propped, close it.
Don’t allow people you do not know to “tailgate” behind you into the building.

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April 8, 2021
Fire
6188 McPherson

Date/Time Reported

04/08/2021 at 10:15 PM

Date/Time Occured

04/08/2021 at 10:15 PM

Synopsis

Napkin caught fire on the stove top. Fire was extinguished by a handheld fire extinguisher. No damage

Disposition

Cleared

Report Number

21-04-08-017324

March 25, 2021
Fire
6188 McPherson

Date/Time Reported

03/25/2021 at 9:47 AM

Date/Time Occured

03/25/2021 at 9:47 AM

Synopsis

Apartment stove fire extinguished by sprinkler system. Damage $82,649.32

Disposition

Cleared

Report Number

21-03-25-014621

February 7, 2021
Fire
6600 Washington

Date/Time Reported

02/07/2021 at 10:56 PM

Date/Time Occured

02/07/2021 at 10:56 PM

Synopsis

Small electrical fire in bathroom ceiling fan. Damage $25,648.01

Disposition

Cleared

Report Number

21-02-07-006462

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