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​SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENT: Indecent Assault

INCIDENT DATE/TIME: Saturday, May 9, 2015 at approximately 1:58 am

LOCATION: Fat Belly's Pub 125 Canal Street, Providence, RI

DESCRIPTION of SUSPECT(s): Unknown

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: At 1:58 a.m., a female PC student entered a vehicle outside Fat Belly's Pub on 125 Canal Street in Providence which she believed to be an Uber driven vehicle. She was seated in the front passenger seat. While driving back towards campus the driver touched her inappropriately.

This incident is being investigated by the Providence Police Department.

If you have any information and or questions about this incident please contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

SAFETY ADVISORY

​TYPE OF INCIDENT: Burglary

DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: May 6, 2015 at 9:16 a.m.

LOCATION: Sandringham Avenue at Annie Street, Providence, RI (Adjacent to the rear of the Peterson Parking Garage)

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECTS: Two males in their early 20’s with light brown complexion and medium builds.  One suspect was wearing a dark colored t-shirt with a black baseball cap and a gold chain with a large medallion, and wearing blue jeans and sneakers.  A second suspect/possible accomplice was the operator of a white sedan, having tinted windows, bearing an unknown Massachusetts registration. He was described as having brown complexion with a goatee. 

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: A Providence College, Physical Plant employee, contacted the Office of Safety and Security reporting suspicious activity at a college owned residence. Safety and Security Officers apprehended the suspect after observing him attempt to flee from the residence. The suspect was turned over to the Providence Police to be charged.

 

SAFETY ADVISORY​

TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Assault with a Deadly Weapon

DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT:  May 5, 2015, at 10:30 p.m.

LOCATION:  Pembroke Avenue

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECTS: Two males in their early 20’s with light brown complexion and medium builds.  One suspect was wearing a dark colored sweatshirt with a hood over a cap.  Second suspect had facial hair and was wearing a cap, and gray sweatshirt.  This suspect showed what appeared to be a small handgun.

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  Suspects threw a bottle at residents on a second floor deck.  Words were exchanged which lead to what may have been a small handgun being pointed at the residents.  The suspects then approached another victim and demanded cigarettes.

Remember, Be Vigilant and Follow These Tips:
If you have information relating to these incidents, or witness suspicious activity, please call the Department of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391

Providence Police-Non-emergency: 401-272-3121 / Emergency:401-272-1111 or 911

​SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Possible Sexual Assault

DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT:  Saturday, November 22, 2014; between 10:00 p.m., and midnight

LOCATION:  Finnigan's Wake Pub, 302 Westminster Street, Providence, RI

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S):  Unknown

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  Female student entered bathroom at pub and may have been sexually assaulted by unknown male subject.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Breaking and Entering

DATE OF INCIDENT: November 19, 2014, at 7:04 p.m.

LOCATION:  Hilltop Avenue, Providence, RI

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S):  20 year old male with dark complexion wearing a blue jacket and baseball cap with a red brim.  Investigation reveals suspect may have entered through a locked sliding door.

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  Residents of a single family dwelling on Hilltop Avenue entered the home, hear noise, and discovered a subject in the rear of the house.  Residents called 911.  Police arrived and searched the home.  It was later discovered that a mountain bike and a X-Box were missing.

The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department.  Anyone with information of this incident should contact the Providence Police Department (401) 272-3121

​SAFETY ADVISORY - ***UPDATE***

TYPE OF INCIDENCT: Assault with Deadly Weapon

DATE/TIME OF INCIDENCET: Saturday November 15, 2014; 1:05 AM

LOCATION: Huxley Ave. near Eaton Street

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S): Rhode Island Registration 486862 - Blue Volvo X90

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: Suspects exchanged words with victim parked on Huxley Avenue, after victim's car was parked partially blocking the road. Suspects shot victim in arm and fled the scene. Blue Volvo involved. One suspect apprehended near Admiral Street and Douglas Avenue. Victim, not a PC student, suffered non-life threatening injury.

The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department and the Office of Safety and Security.  Anyone with information on the identity of these assailants should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

The circumstances surrounding this incident warrant a safety advisory according to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure Act of 1998.

​SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENCT: Assault with Deadly Weapon

DATE/TIME OF INCIDENCET: Saturday November 15, 2014; 1:05 AM

LOCATION: Huxley Avenue near Eaton Street

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S): Unknown

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: Suspects exchanged words with victim parked on Huxley Avenue, after victim's car was parked partially blocking the road. Suspects shot victim in arm and fled the scene. Blue Volvo involved. One suspect apprehended near Admiral Street and Douglas Avenue.

The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department and the Office of Safety and Security.  Anyone with information on the identity of these assailants should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

​SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Sexual Assault

DATE REPORTED:  Monday, November 10, 2014

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S):  The suspect is known to the complainant and believe to be a student at another college.

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  Witnesses did observe what appeared to be an attempted sexual assault at a nearby residence off-campus.

​The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department and the Office of Safety and Security.  Anyone with information on the identity of these assailants should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

The circumstances surrounding this incident warrant a safety advisory according to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure Act of 1998.

​SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Assault

DATE/TIME:  Saturday, November 8, 2014, at 3:07 a.m.

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECTS:  three college aged males.  The aggressor is 5' 8" in height and medium build, light complexion, wearing a blue sweatshirt with a "Polo" emblem on the shoulder and jeans.  The two other suspects had collared shirts and were also light complexion.

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  On November 8th at 3:07 a.m., the victim was walking alone on Radcliff Avenue when he was punched and kicked several times.  The victim had previously exchanged words with the suspects at a residence on Radcliff Avenue.

The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department and the Office of Safety and Security.  Anyone with information on the identity of these assailants should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

 

​SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Assault

DATE/TIME:  Sunday, November, 2014, at 2:00 a.m.

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECTS: #1 Suspect; College aged male, medium build, light complexion wearing a royal blue sweatshirt and jeans.  #2 Suspect; College ages male, medium build, light brown complexion, with curly long hair and facial hair.

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  On November 2, 2014, at approximately 2:00 a.m., the victim was walking on Eaton Street near Radcliff Avenue, when he was approached from behind and punched in the back of the head, knocking him to the ground.  The suspects then kicked the victim several times.

The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department and the Office of Safety and Security.  Anyone with information on the identity of these assailants should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

​SAFETY ADVISORY​

TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Felony Assault

DATE/TIME:  Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 1:15 a.m.

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S):  Five light skinned college aged males.

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  On October 26, 2014, at approximately 1:15 a.m., suspects approached the victim while he was on the porch of a residence on Pembroke Avenue.  The suspects then punched and kicked the victim several times and ran off.

The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department and the Office of Safety and Security.  Anyone with information on the identity of these assailants should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

​SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENT: Home Invasion

DATE/TIME:  Saturday, September 20, 2014: 4:45 a.m.

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S):  Two males and one female described as:

1.  Thinly built male with brown complexion.

2.  Heavy set male with a beard and light complexion, wearing a white t-shirt and shorts.

3.  Female with brown complexion wearing a pink tank top and army pants.

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  On 9-20-14, at approximately 4:45 a.m., Providence Police were dispatched to 109 Pembroke Avenue for a report of a home invasion with a firearm.  The suspects had the students at gun point and ordered the victims to empty their pockets out onto the kitchen table.  Suspects filled a duffle bag with the items taken from the victims and fled the scene.  None of the suspects had their faces covered and victims stated they would be able to ID.  The occupants of the home were from another college.

The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department and the Office of Safety and Security.  Anyone with information on the identity of these assailants should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

​SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Felony Assault

DATE/TIME:  Saturday, September 13, 2014; 12:30 a.m.

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S):  8 males described as teenagers with dark hair and medium to dark complexions wearing red shirts and baseball hats.

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:  At approximately 12:30 a.m., two Providence College students were walking in the area of Tyndall Avenue and Eaton Street, when they were both assaulted by the suspects.

The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department and the Office of Safety and Security.  Anyone with information on the identity of these assailants should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

​SAFETY ADVISORY

TYPE OF INCIDENT:  Felony Assault

DATE/TIME:  Saturday, August 30, 2014; 2:05 a.m.

DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S):  Medium height and weight, white male wearing tan shorts and a blue shirt and sneakers.

INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: At approximately 2:05 a.m., a Providence College student was punched in the face on Eaton Street, near Pembroke Avenue.  The assailant came from behind and struck the student with his left fist, then fled the scene.

The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police and the Office of Safety and Security.  Anyone with information on the identity of this assailant should contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401-865-2391.

​LARCENIES FROM VEHICLES

Incident Dates: May 31st, June 2nd, and June 4th

Description of Suspect(s): Three males in their late teens, 2 with medium builds, 1 heavy set.  Two had braided hair. One wearing a baseball cap. Wearing dark colored clothing.

Incident Description: Suspects enter campus from Huxley Avenue during the evening hours looking through car windows and attempt to gain access.  A rock was used on one vehicle.  The suspects stole cell phones and a laptop computer.

The incidents are being investigated by the Office of Safety and Security and the Providence Police.  Extra plain clothed officers are being deployed.

Report any unusual activity to 401-865-2222.

Secure valuables in your trunk when possible and lock your vehicles.

​SEXUAL ASSAULT

Location: Oakland Avenue

Incident Date: May 3, 2014 (early morning hours)

Description of Suspect(s):   Suspect Information

 

Incident Description: This incident does not involve Providence College Students

This incident is being investigated by the Providence Police

​DEGREE SEXUAL ASSAULT

Incident Date: May 2, 2014, at approximately 1:00 am

Location: Admiral Street - east of Huxley (near fire station)

Description of Suspect(s): 1 male, approximately 6 feet tall, weight 150 lbs. between 30-40 years of age, dark skinned.

Incident Description: Complainant was walking on Admiral Street and encountered the suspect who was walking a brown/grey pit bull. The suspect touched her sexually.  She was able to leave the scene and reported the incident to the Office of Safety and Security.

This incident is being investigated by the Providence Police and the College's Office of Safety and Security

If you have any information and/or questions about this incident please contact the Office of Safety and Security.

 

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