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Shooting reported near Loop campus

Shooting reported near Loop campus

Jessica Villagomez

July 5, 2016

An aggravated battery was reported to DePaul’s Public Safety Tuesday morning near the Loop campus. According to an email sent to the DePaul community, a shooting occurred on Jackson between Wabash and Michigan at 1:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. “A 20 year old female was grazed by a bullet on her left l...

Sexual assault reported in Munroe Hall

Sexual assault reported in Munroe Hall

Mariah Woelfel

February 23, 2016

A criminal sexual assault alleged to have happened in January in Munroe Hall was reported to Public Safety last Monday, Feb. 15. Read More »...

Suspect arrested in sexual assault of DePaul student

Suspect arrested in sexual assault of DePaul student

Megan Deppen

August 23, 2015

A man who is charged with sexually assaulting a DePaul student on the 900 block of W. Belden Ave. Aug. 20 was arrested Aug. 22. The female student identified the suspect, police say. Read More »...

The reality of crime: Theft highest among crimes reported at DePaul

The reality of crime: Theft highest among crimes reported at DePaul

Courtney Jacquin

April 12, 2015

Sheila Gerhardt, a third-year student at DePaul, stands on Fullerton Avenue just west of Sheffield Avenue in the location where she and her roommate were mugged September 2013 on their way to class. Theft is the most common crime reported to DePaul Public Safety and the Chicago Police Department near the Lincoln Park campus. (Courtney Jacqu...

INFOGRAPHIC: Crime on DePaul’s Lincoln Park Campus

INFOGRAPHIC: Crime on DePaul’s Lincoln Park Campus

Courtney Jacquin

April 12, 2015

In a survey of data kept by DePaul Public Safety, theft was found to be the most prevalent crime on the university's Lincoln Park campus, mirroring data kept by the Chicago Police Department. For The DePaulia's report on campus crime, click here. ...

Increasing street presence of Chicago police: An effective solution?

Increasing street presence of Chicago police: An effective solution?

Jackson Danbeck

April 12, 2015

As instances of police brutality and crime continue across the nation, Chicago is forced to look at its own crime problem and whether the policies of newly re-elected Mayor Rahm Emanuel will prove effective or stoke the gathering flames.  Read More »...

Lincoln Park crime increases in August

Lincoln Park crime increases in August

Rachel Hinton

September 15, 2014

Despite much of the coverage of crime in August focused on the city’s South and West sides, 14 violent crimes were reported last month in Lincoln Park, eight of which were robberies. Read More »...

Student approached by man near campus demanding phone number

Student approached by man near campus demanding phone number

Grant Myatt

September 8, 2014

A DePaul student reported a battery incident after a man got out of his car and began flirting with her near the corner of Webster and Racine at about 1 a.m. Monday, Sept. 8, according to Public Safety. Read More »...

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