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Between Saturday 8/22/15,
6:00am, and Monday 8/24/15, 10:00am, five residential burglaries were reported
to the Drexel University Police Department.
In three burglaries all
reported on 8/22/15, two were committed at apartments in the 3200 block of Powelton Avenue and one was committed at a residence in the 3200 block of Summer
Street. Entry was made through an unlocked window or unlocked door. The
burglaries were committed between the hours of 6:00am and 8:00am. Taken in
these incidents were electronics, backpacks and jewelry.
Two burglaries were committed
on 8/24/15 between 8:55am and 10:30am. These occurred at an apartment house
located in the 300 block of N. 33rd Street. A second floor hallway door
was found to be propped open. The apartments were entered by force.
Drexel Police and
Drexel Security have increased vehicle, bike and foot patrols in the area.
The Department of Public
Safety advises all residents to make sure they lock their doors and windows and
refrain from leaving doors to common areas propped open. Please report any
suspicious activity immediately to the Drexel University Police Department at 215.895.2222
or call 911.