Crime Alerts

In order to keep the SMU community informed about safety and security issues, timely warnings are issued on a case-by-case basis via the Police Department Crime Alert website. The crime alerts provide notification to the campus community about certain reportable criminal incidents the institution believes may pose a continuing threat to the community.  Hopefully, posting the crime alerts will aid in the prevention of similar crimes in the future.

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Crime Alerts Issued

2014

10/06/2014 - ARREST WARRANT ISSUED FOR FORMER STUDENT

09/18/2014 - STUDENT REPORTS SEXUAL ASSAULT ON CAMPUS

09/08/2014 - OFF CAMPUS SEXUAL ASSAULT

07/31/2014 - YOUTH PROGRAM PARTICIPANT REPORTS SEXUAL ASSAULT

07/22/2014 - STAFF MEMBER REPORTS BEING ROBBED ON CAMPUS

04/29/2014 - STUDENT REPORTS BEING SEXUALLY ASSAULTED IN DEDMAN CENTER

1/13/2014 - OFF CAMPUS - STUDENT REPORTS BEING ROBBED AT 7-11 ON GREENVILLE

2013

11/12/2013 - OFF CAMPUS - STUDENT REPORTS AGGRAVATED ASSAULT BY FORMER STUDENT

10/26/2013 - OFF-CAMPUS - STUDENT REPORTS SEXUAL ASSAULT BY TAXI CAB DRIVER

10/9/2013 - STUDENT REPORTS MAN EXPOSING HIMSELF NEAR BARR POOL

9/27/2013 - STUDENT REPORTS BEING GRABBED BY A MAN NEAR CAMPUS

9/11/2013 - STUDENT REPORTS BEING ROBBED NEAR PARK CITIES PLAZA

9/10/2013 - STUDENT REPORTS SEXUAL ASSAULT

9/9/2013 - STUDENT REPORTS ATTEMPTED SEXUAL ASSAULT

9/7/2013 - STUDENT REPORTED PROPERTY DAMAGE AS HATE CRIME

9/2/2013 - NON-AFFILIATED STUDENT REPORTED SHE WAS SEXUALLY ASSAULTED BY A STUDENT

06/05/2013 - HIGHLAND PARK POLICE SHOOT SUSPECT IN FRONT OF PARK CITIES PLAZA

05/21/2013 - SMU-IN-PLANO STUDENT REPORTS A SUSPICIOUS PERSON FOLLOWING HER FROM CAMPUS

05/08/2013 - STUDENT REPORTS BEING ROBBED AT KNIFEPOINT ON CAMPUS

05/06/2013 - OFF CAMPUS - A STUDENT ROBBED AT GUNPOINT IN THE 4600 BLKOCK OF AMESBURY DRIVE

03/04/2013 - OFF CAMPUS - FOUR STUDENTS ROBBED AT GUNPOINT AT AMESBURY PARK APARTMENTS

02/03/2013 - OFF CAMPUS - A STUDENT REPORTED AN ATTEMPTED SEXUAL ASSAULT TO UNIVERSITY PARK POLICE

01/22/2013 - A STUDENT REPORTED SHE WAS SEXUALLY ASSAULTED BY AN ACQUAINTANCE

2012

10/10/2012 - OFF CAMPUS SEXUAL ASSAULT

09/24/2012 - STUDENT REPORTED BEING SEXUALLY ASSAULTED ON 09/23/2012

09/13/2012 - POLICE WARN SMU COMMUNITY ABOUT FORMER STUDENT

09/05/2012 - POLICE SEEK SUSPECT IN CAMPUS BICYCLE THEFTS

08/27/2012 - A STUDENT REPORTED SHE WAS SEXUALLY ASSAULTED ON CAMPUS

07/31/2012 - POLICE SEARCHING FOR SERIAL BURGLAR

07/25/2012 - POLICE URGE CAMPUS TO BE ALERT FOR VEHICLE THIEVES

05/01/2012 - A NON-AFFILIATED FEMALE REPORTED TO THE SMU POLICE DEPARTMENT THAT SHE WAS SEXUALLY ASSAUTLED OFF CAMPUS BY A SMU STUDENT 02/14/2012 - A STUDENT REPORTS TO SMU OFFICIALS SHE WAS SEXUALLY ASSAULTED IN A RESIDENCE HALL

2011

10/25/2011 - SMU POLICE URGE CAMPUS TO BE ALERT FOR BICYCLE AND CATALYTIC CONVERTER THIEVES 02/17/2011 - OFF CAMPUS - TWO MEN FATALLY SHOT NEAR THE PHOENIX APARTMENTS

02/08/2011 - A STUDENT REPORTED SHE WAS SEXUALLY ASSAULTED OFF CAMPUS

01/31/2011 - A STUDENT REPORTED SHE WAS SEXUALLY ASSAULTED ON CAMPUS


2010

12/07/2010 - STUDENT REPORTS OFF CAMPUS ROBBERY AT HER APARTMENT COMPLEX

11/14/2010 - A STUDENT REPORTED AN OFF CAMPUS SEXUAL ASSAULT

11/11/2010 - PHOTO SCAM ON AND NEAR CAMPUS

09/23/2010 - STUDENT REPORTED SEXUAL ASSAULT BY ACQUAINTANCE

07/07/2010 - TWO SHOOTING DEATHS REPORTED NEAR SMU-IN-TAOS CAMPUS - UPDATE - TAOS COUNTY SHERRIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTS MURDER SUSPECT ON 07/09/2010

06/07/2010 - TAOS POLICE INVESTIGATING TWO SIMILAR SEXUAL ASSAULTS (SMU-In-Taos)


2009

12/18/2009 - STUDENT ROBBED NEAR FORD STADIUM

12/09/2009 - STUDENT SEXUALLY ASSAULTED IN EAST DALLAS

11/05/2009 - STUDENT REPORTED BEING ROBBED ON HILLCREST AVENUE ON SMU CAMPUS

10/06/2009 - POLICE WARN CAMPUS ABOUT WILLIAM JD ("BILL") ALLEN

09/17/2009 - POLICE URGE CAMPUS TO BE ALERT FOR VEHICLE AND BICYCLE THIEVES

09/06/2009 - STUDENT REPORTED SEXUAL ASSAULT BY ACQUAINTANCE

07/06/2009 - SUSPECT SOUGHT IN BURGLARIES ON CAMPUS

07/01/2009 - TWO REPORTED SEXUAL ASSAULTS UNDER INVESTIGATION

06/25/2009 - STUDENT ROBBED NORTH OF SMU CAMPUS

04/08/2009 - POLICE WARN OF ROBBERIES NEAR MOCKINGBIRD LANE - SUSPECT CAPTURED BY THE DALLAS POLICE DEPARTMENT ON 04/13/2009

03/27/2009 - STUDENT ASSAULTED NEAR CAMPUS

02/27/2009 - STUDENT REPORTED BEING ROBBED NEAR STADIUM

02/05/2009 - STUDENT REPORTED SEXUAL ASSAULT THAT OCCURED THE PREVIOUS YEAR

02/03/2009 - STUDENT REPORTED SEXUAL ASSAULT

Silent Witness Program

Information about crimes may be reported anonymously through the SMU Police Department’s Silent Witness Program by calling
214-SMU-2TIP
or online at http://www.smu.edu/2tip.