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April 28, 2017

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January 16, 2017

Police Beat: Jan. 16, 2017

Student charged with assault against another student

A student was arraigned Dec. 12 on a charge of assault with a dangerous weapon after he allegedly threatened another student with a knife on Dec. 9. The victim was not injured. Court proceedings are ongoing. 

November 14, 2016

Police Beat: Nov. 14, 2016

Reward offered for assault at the Arb

The University of Michigan is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect in an Oct. 7 sexual assault in Nichols Arboretum.

August 15, 2016

Police Beat: Aug. 15, 2016

Sexual assault reported in parking lot

On July 19, a subject reported that she had been sexually assaulted by a man she knew while parked in the Krause Street parking lot July 17. The investigation is continuing.

June 20, 2016

Police Beat: June 20, 2016

No damage from fire in parking structure

Charred discarded cardboard was found in the Palmer Drive parking structure around 8:30 a.m. May 22. No active fire or smoke was found at the time. No other damage was found. There are no suspects.

May 23, 2016

Police Beat: May 23, 2016

Sexual assault reported at East Quad

A student reported that she had been inappropriately grabbed by an unnamed student in an East Quadrangle residence hall room in the early morning of April 9. She later stated she did not want to pursue criminal charges and was provided support resources.

April 11, 2016

Police Beat: April 11, 2016

Employee accused of assaulting colleague

A university employee is reported to have inappropriately grabbed a colleague March 18 in the workplace.  The suspect has been suspended and the investigation has been submitted to the prosecutor’s office for review and authorization of charges.

January 18, 2016

Police Beat: Jan. 18, 2016

Three students assaulted on Diag, suspects arrested

Three students were assaulted as they walked on the Diag around 2 a.m. Dec. 23.  Three suspects, all visitors, later were located and arrested. 

December 18, 2015

Police Beat

Two visitors charged in domestic assaults

In November, two visitors at Mott Children’s Hospital were charged in separate incidents of domestic violence at the Hospital.

July 13, 2015

Police beat: July 13, 2015

Visitor reports unarmed robbery near Perry Building

A campus visitor reported that her purse and cell phone were taken June 14 by unknown individuals near the Perry Building. No additional information initially was provided. The investigation is pending.

June 22, 2015

Police beat: June 22, 2015

Delivery driver charged with sexual assault

A visiting delivery driver was charged June 17 with fourth-degree sexual assault in connection with an incident near the University Hospital dock area May 25. The visitor has been accused of inappropriately touching a U-M employee. He also has been warned not to return to campus. 

May 26, 2015

Police beat: May 26

Sexual assault reported at North Quad

A student reported April 22 that she had been assaulted in early January by a friend, whom she identified. The investigation is continuing.


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