Police Beat — March 9, 2020


Sexual assault reported at University Health Service

On Feb. 20, an individual contacted the University of Michigan Police Department to report incidents of sexual assault that occurred during multiple medical exams at the University Health Service between 1974 and 1976. This case is currently under investigation.

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Sexual assault reported at Brighton Health Center

On Feb. 20, a patient reported she was inappropriately touched by her doctor in 2001 during a medical exam. This case is currently under investigation.

Sexual assault reported at the Northville Health Center

On Feb. 27, a patient reported they were inappropriately touched by a technician during a Feb. 19 procedure. This case is currently under investigation.

Sexual assault reported at the Canton Health Center

On Feb. 28, a patient reported she was touched inappropriately by her physical therapist during multiple appointments in January 2020. This case is currently under investigation.

Aggravated assault reported at Northwood III Housing

On Feb. 9, a resident of Northwood Housing reported she was assaulted by her ex-boyfriend. The Washtenaw County Prosecutor’s Office authorized a two-count felony (assault with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder or by strangulation, and interfering with electronic communications) and a misdemeanor (domestic violence) warrant on the suspect.

Burglary reported at Walgreen Drama Center

On Feb. 8, between 6:30-9:30 a.m., tools and miscellaneous items were stolen from the Walgreen Drama Center. Entry was gained through a broken window. This case is closed.

Motor vehicle theft reported at U-M parking lot

On Feb. 1, a staff member reported she parked her car in Lot M-75 (1800 Fuller Road) on Jan. 31, when she returned Feb. 1 her vehicle was missing. This case is closed.

Melissa Overton, Division of Public Safety and Security

Ann Arbor campus major crimes, by category,
reported to U-M Police in February

February — 0
Year-to-date total — 0

Sexual offenses
February — 4
Year-to-date total — 6

February — 0
Year-to-date total — 1

Aggravated assault
February — 1
Year-to-date total — 4

February — 0
Year-to-date total — 0

February — 1
Year-to-date total — 2

Motor vehicle theft
February — 1
Year-to-date total — 1

Ann Arbor cases reported to SAPAC in February

  • Sexual assault — 15
  • Intimate partner violence — 10
  • Stalking — 16
  • Sexual harassment — 20
  • Gender-based harassment — 2

The Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center supplies reports to inform the university community about incidents of sexual assault, domestic violence and stalking that are reported to SAPAC. SAPAC is a resource for survivors, their families and friends, U-M personnel (faculty, staff and U-M Police officials) and non-U-M personnel (e.g., high school counselors). The table reflects only the number of cases reported to SAPAC, and includes reporting by faculty, staff and students. The numbers do not necessarily reflect the number of incidents on campus, nor do they reflect the number of cases that occurred in a specific time frame. They also do not reflect the number of cases that may have been reported to police.

To report a crime, call U-M Police at 734-763-1131

For questions about crimes on campus, call 734-763-3434


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