TYPE OF INCIDENT: Assault with Deadly Weapon
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Sunday, November 5, 2017; 1:55 A.M.
LOCATION: Oakland Avenue
SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Not Applicable
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: Police came upon a victim (non-student), of a stabbing on Oakland Avenue. Police later arrested a suspect (non-student) and recovered a knife, after a motor vehicle stop on Douglas Avenue.
Please be vigilant when walking at night, use a buddy system and call 9-1-1 immediately, if you observe any suspicious activity.
Providence College Department of Public Safety Non-Emergency: 401-865-2391, Emergency: 401-865-2222
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Home Invasion
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: November 2, 2017; 3:08 a.m.
LOCATION: Pembroke Avenue
SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Three males wearing ski masks and JWU hooded sweatshirts
The Department of Public Safety was informed today from Providence Police Department that a residence on Pembroke Avenue occupied by students from another College was broken into during the early morning hours. One of the three suspects brandished a firearm and yelled "Providence Police." A resident of the home was able to prevent the suspects from entering the domicile and the suspects ran off.
Be vigilant in securing your residences.
If you observe suspicious activity near your home or encounter anyone attempting to forcible enter your residence - even if they are claiming they are the police, please dial 9-1-1.
TYPE OF INCIDEND: Assault/Robbery
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: 10/15/2017 at 12:15 A.M.
LOCATION: PC Off-Campus Neighborhoods
SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Attempting to ID any of the three subjects pictured.
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: The Department of Public Safety was informed today by the PPD that several unwanted guests are entering large parties in the Providence College area. They then blend in with the crowd and steal valuables from residents. On October 15, they were confronted by residents and guests at a residence occupied by students from another college. They physically assaulted their accusers after stealing an iPhone.
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Felony Assault/Robbery
LOCATION: Pembroke Avenue, Providence, RI
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 1:40 am
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: A non-student reported that at 1:40 am he was robbed at gunpoint. Suspects fled on foot north towards Smith Street.
This incident is being investigated by the Providence Police Department. If you have any information and or questions about this incident please contact the Providence Police Department at 401.272.3121.
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Felony Assault
LOCATION: 23 - 25 Eaton Street, Providence, RI
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Saturday, March 18, 2017; 12:28 am
DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECTS(S): Unknown
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: Providence Police and the Office of safety and Security responded to 23 - 25 Eaton Street for a disturbance at that address involving Providence College students.
While police were attempting to shut down a party, someone (unknown) threw a bottle off the porch in the direction of the police. As a result, a bottle struck a male Providence College student, who was standing outside this address, while police were on the scene.
Providence Police Department and the Office of Safety and Security are investigation this incident.
If you have any information and or questions about this incident please contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401.865.2391 of the Providence Police Department at 401.272.3121.
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Felony Assault (shooting)
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Sunday, March 19, 2017, at approximately 3:18 am.
DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECTS(S): Short, light skinned male, wearing a white sweatshirt.
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: A male non-PC student, was shot at a large gathering on Pembroke Avenue occupied by PC students. Suspect was seen firing a gun from the back door of the apartment. The suspect fled on foot in an unknown direction.
The Providence Police Department are investigating this incident. Call 911 if you observe any suspicious activity.
If you have any information and or questions about this incident please contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401.865.2391 or the Providence Police Department at 401.272.3121.
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Burglary
LOCATION: 93 Pinehurst Avenue, 1st floor apartment
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: February 7, 2017, between 2:30 am and 8:00 am.
DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S): The suspects were not observed
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: Residents of the above address reported that when they awoke this morning they discovered that suspects, unknown to them, had entered the first floor apartment, through the main rear door, which had been left unlocked. While inside of the residence the suspect(s) removed two laptop computers from the common area of the apartment.
The incident is under investigation by the Providence Police Department. Anyone with information should contact the Providence Police Department at (401) 272-3121.
HOME SECURITY TIPS:
LOCATION: 92 Pembroke Avenue
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Saturday, January 21, 2017, at 3:25 am
DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECTS(S): Unknown
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: On 01/21/16, at approximately 3:25 a.m., Providence Police were dispatched to the area of Pembroke Avenue and Chad Brown Street for a report of a shooting. Police responded to the basement and observed a male, who is not a Providence College student, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the right hip.
The incident is being investigated by the Providence Police Department. Anyone having any information about this information is asked to call the Providence Police at: 401-272-3121.
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Breaking and Entering/Larceny
LOCATION: Providence College Campus
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Friday, November 11, 2016, at 10:30 AM
DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT(S): Description: See Photo.
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: On Friday, November 11, 2016, at approximately 10:30 AM, this office received a report of a larceny from an automobile parked on campus. A review of the PC-CCTV revealed that the suspect later entered Meagher Hall at 10:45 AM and left carrying a dark colored laundry bag over his shoulder. The suspect was seen on camera exiting the campus and is not considered a threat at this time. Three Meagher Hall residents are reporting thefts thus far.
The Office of Safety and Security and Providence Police Department are investigating this incident.
If you have any information and or questions about this incident please contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401.865.2391 or the
Providence Police Department at 401.272.3121
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Paint Ball Incident
LOCATION: Eaton Street
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Monday, October 31, 2016, at approximately at 8:55 pm and 11:00 pm
DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECTS(S): Unknown-Vehicles described as a small blue car and a silver BMW with a loud muffler.
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: Two students reported being struck by paint balls fired from occupants of vehicle in two separate incidents. Eaton Street near Pinehurst and Hilltop near Eaton Street.
Providence Police Department is investigating these incidents.
If you have any information and or questions about this incident, please contact the Office of Safety and Security at 401.865.2391 or the Providence Police Department at 401.272.3121.
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Sexual Assault
LOCATION: Davis Hall
DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Saturday, October 29, 2016; between 2:30 am and 3:30 am
INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: An individual, who is not a Providence College student, reported being sexually assaulted by a suspect believed to no longer be on campus. Providence Police responded and are investigating.
The circumstances surrounding this incident warrant a crime alert according to Jeanne Cleary Disclosure Act of 1998.
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