Crime Alerts

The following Crime Alerts have been posted:


Type of Alert: Crime Warning
Incident Date/Time: 2014-08-17 10:45 AM
Type of Notice: Initial Notice
Building or Area: Syme Hall
Incident Details: Crime Warning Communication - Burglary at Syme Hall

On 8/17/2014, at approximately 10:45 AM, two students reported that when they awoke this morning around 8:30 AM, they noticed that someone had entered their unlocked room while they were sleeping and took their wallets. The suspect then fled the area on foot in an unknown direction. According to video taken from cameras within the area, the suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5'-10" tall, 35-40 years of age, muscular build, and wearing a black t-shirt, black ball cap, and blue jeans. It is believed that this is the same suspect that entered the residence hall on Avent Ferry Road. the suspect left the area in a dark colored Chevy HHR.


The campus community is always encouraged to take the following safety steps to keep themselves safe:

-Keep your doors and windows locked even when you are at home

- Hide are secure your valuables and do not leave them out in the open

-Report suspicious activities or crimes on campus by calling 911 or 919-515-3000

In compliance with the Timely Notice provisions of the Federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus crime Statistics Act of 1998, Campus Police are giving notice of a disturbing act of violence. Please share the information contained in this crime warning with other people on campus who may not have seen it.


Type of Alert: Crime Warning
Incident Date/Time: 2014-08-17 3:10 AM
Type of Notice: Initial Notice
Building or Area: Avent Ferry Complex D/E/F
Incident Details: Crime Warning Communication

On 8/17/2014, at approximately 3:10 AM, two students were awakened in their dorm room by an unknown black male that had entered their unlocked room and taken their wallets from a dresser. The suspect then fled the area on foot in an unknown direction. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5'-10" tall, 35-40 years of age, muscular build, and wearing a black t-shirt, black ball cap, and blue jeans.

The campus community is always encouraged to take the following safety steps to keep themselves safe:

-Keep your doors and windows locked even when you are at home

- Hide are secure your valuables and do not leave them out in the open

-Report suspicious activities or crimes on campus by calling 911 or 919-515-3000


In compliance with the Timely Notice provisions of the Federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus crime Statistics Act of 1998, Campus Police are giving notice of a disturbing act of violence. Please share the information contained in this crime warning with other people on campus who may not have seen it.


Anyone with information about this/these incident(s) should contact the University Police Department at (919) 515-3000.

Additional Safety Information


Safety Tips:

  • Always walk in well-lighted areas at night.
  • Don't walk alone after hours, use the Safety Escort at (919) 515-3000
  • Report suspicious activity to the Police immediately