Post Tagged with: "metropolitan police department"

Body Discovered Near Key Bridge

A body was found in the Potomac River near the Key Bridge around noon today. According to the Metropolitan Police Department, the male corpse was discovered floating about 400 yards from the bridge. Police do not yet know the identity of the man or the cause of death. This is[Read More…]

by April 17, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Wisconsin Ave. Closed After Suspicious Package Reported

A suspicious package on a bike near the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and K Street shut down part of the street this evening. According to Metropolitan Police Department Public Information Officer Hugh Carew, the package was reported around 5:12 p.m. by a caller. The street was subsequently cordoned off and opened[Read More…]

by April 17, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Burglary Reported in 1300 Block of 35th Street

A student residence in the 1300 block of 35th Street NW was burglarized Sunday morning. At 5 a.m., students were woken up by an unknown male who fled the scene after being approached by one of the students, according to a Department of Public Safety alert. The doors were not locked and[Read More…]

by April 7, 2013 0 comments News

Burglary Reported in Reiss

A laptop was stolen in a burglary of an office in Reiss Science Building Friday morning, the Department of Public Safety reported. According to a DPS public safety alert emailed to the campus community around 11 a.m. Friday, a university employee left the laptop in the office Thursday evening. He[Read More…]

by May 11, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Armed Robberies Reported at Serendipity 3, Five Guys

Two armed robberies were reported at restaurants within five blocks of campus Sunday. The first incident occurred around 1 p.m outside of Serendipity 3 on M Street. According to a Metropolitan Police Department report, two employees were taking a smoke break outside the restaurant when they were approached by two[Read More…]

by April 30, 2012 0 comments City News, News

Thefts in District Spike 21 Percent

Thefts in the Metropolitan Police Department’s second district, which includes Georgetown, have spiked 17 percent since Jan. 1, in keeping with a trend of increasing theft across D.C. Between Jan. 1 and March 21, a total of 592 thefts occurred in the second district, an increase from the 505 committed[Read More…]

by March 23, 2012 0 comments News

Two Arrested in St. Mary’s Burglary

Two suspects were arrested early Monday morning in Burleith for allegedly burglarizing St. Mary’s Hall. The Metropolitan Police Department is still searching for other suspects and the investigation is ongoing. According to university spokeswoman Stacy Kerr, members of the Department of Public Safety’s community action team noticed unknown persons departing St. Mary’s[Read More…]

by March 18, 2012 0 comments News
Rash of Med Center Break-Ins Continues

Rash of Med Center Break-Ins Continues

Two burglaries were reported at the Georgetown University Medical Center during spring break, bringing the total number of Med Center break-ins over the past two months to eight. The first of the two burglaries occurred in Building D between 6 p.m. Friday, March 2 and 8:30 a.m. Monday, March 5,[Read More…]

by March 16, 2012 0 comments News

7 Students Arrested for Fake IDs

Seven college students, including five Georgetown students, were arrested for underage drinking and using fake identification at Rhino Bar and Pumphouse on M Street Saturday, according to Erin Mathieson, an investigator for the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration. Mathieson said representatives of ABRA’s D.C.: Double Check 101 program work closely with the Metropolitan Police Department to[Read More…]

by March 16, 2012 0 comments City News, News

The Corp Ramps Up Security Efforts

The Corp is reevaluating its security policies after $3,500 worth of cigarettes was stolen from Vital Vittles Monday and employees deterred another attempted theft two days later. In the latest incident at the convenience store, an unknown suspect attempted to access the hallway to the store room in which inventory[Read More…]

by January 26, 2012 0 comments Campus News