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Washburn University Police Department

Awareness Notification Bulletin 

****Tuesday October 21st 2014***** 

At approximately 7:35 PM an unknown white male approached a female walking in the area of Washburn Village.  The man was described as a white male with facial hair/mustache goatee.  He had brown hair.  The man opened the front of his pants to expose himself to the female.  The man reached toward the female in an apparent attempt to grab her breasts. 

A second female reported being approached by a subject in the same area at approximately 7:10 PM.  The subject drove a  light or white colored vehicle.  The subject was described as a white male with medium brown hair, facial hair.  In this second report the man did not make any attempt to expose himself or grab the female.

It is unknown at this time if these two incidents are related.

If you have any information regarding these incidents please contact the Washburn University Police at 785-670-1153.


Washburn University Police Department

Off-Campus Safety Bulletin

**Saturday, January 25, 2014 **

In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Shooting**

Reported Offense:

The Topeka Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at 2:27 AM at the Washburn North Apartments, 1516 SW 17th Street. The apartments are located directly across the street from the Washburn University campus, near the intersection of 17th and Washburn Avenue. One person was injured in the shooting. Police continue to interview several individuals regarding this incident. At this time investigators believe this was an isolated incident and they have nothing to indicate there is any existing threat to campus safety.

When conditions exist that pose a threat to the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Washburn University, it is the duty of the University to give warning of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: Capt.. C. Enos , WUPD

Target: Students, Faculty & Staff

Date: Saturday, January 25, 2014

Washburn University Police Department

Awareness Notification Bulletin

**Monday, April 01, 2013**

The Washburn University Police Department is currently investigating a number of motor vehicle break-ins occurring recently in parking lots located on the West side of the campus.  The WUPD is requesting assistance in locating a vehicle believed to be involved in the break-ins.  This vehicle is described as a white 2000 to 2004 model Buick Century with the fuel inlet door missing from the driver’s side of the vehicle.  If you see, or have any information regarding this vehicle, please contact the Washburn University Police Department at (785) 670-1153.    As a reminder, please remove all valuables from your vehicle and lock the doors when your vehicle is parked and unattended.

 

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Washburn University Police Department

Off-Campus Safety Bulletin

**Monday, May 21, 2012 **

 

In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

 

** Shooting**

 

Reported Offense:

On 5-21-12, at approximately 8:45 PM, a shooting occurred across the street in the 1900 block of Washburn Avenue. One person was taken to the hospital, and one to two subjects at large near campus

 

Suspects:

One suspect (possibly the shooter) was a black male, stocky build, wearing a red shirt, with dreadlocks pulled back in a pony-tail. He was last seen northbound on Washburn. Suspect vehicle was a red Oldsmobile Alero with the possible tag number of 599 AVI. It was reported that there may have been two other black males in the vehicle, but no description for either of these possible suspects.

When conditions exist that pose a threat to the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Washburn University, it is the duty of the University to give warning of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

 

Submitted by: Sgt. B. Franklin, WUPD

Target: Students, Faculty & Staff

Date: Monday, May 21, 2012

 

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Washburn University Police Department

 

Timely Notification Bulletin

 

 

 

 

 

**Friday, November 5th, 2010 **

 

 

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

 

 

 

** Robbery **

 

 

 

Reported Offense: 

 

 

 

On Friday November 5th, 2010 the Topeka Police Department received a report of a robbery which occurred at the College Hill Tavern, 1616 SW 17th Street.  The incident occurred at approximately 2:30 AM.  The victim reported he was approached by three black males who demanded his laptop.  The suspects threatened to shoot the victim but never displayed a weapon.    20’s

 

 

Suspects: 

 

 

 

The suspects in this case were described as three black males one wearing a white hooded sweatshirt all approximately 20 years old.  There was no further description given of any of the suspects.  All three suspects left the scene in a white boxy passenger car.  The make or model of the car is unknown.  If you have any information about this incident please contact the Topeka Police Department at 785-368-9200and advise them you are calling in reference to case number 25776-10.

 

 

 

Conditions continue to exist that may pose a threat to students, staff, and guests of the University.  It is the duty of this institution to warn of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

 

 

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

 

 

 

Submitted by: C. Enos, WUPD

Target: Students, Faculty & Staff

 

Date: Friday, November 5th, 2010

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Washburn University Police Department

Timely Notification Bulletin

 

 

**Wednesday March 31st, 2010 **

 

In compliance with the "Timely Notice" provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Suspicious Activity **

 

Reported Offense:

The Washburn University Police Department is investigating a report of a subject impersonating a census taker.  The subject has been approaching students on campus identifying himself as a US Census employee and gathering personal information such as names, room numbers, and telephone numbers of the students.  A description of the suspect can be found below.  In a related incident students reported receiving a telephone call from a male asking for the same type of information.   If anyone approaches you on campus or calls and identifies themselves as Census employee do not give them any information and contact the Washburn Police Department as soon as possible by calling 785-670-1153.

For additional information or questions regarding fraudulent activity involving the Census please see the Census Bureau website at:

http://2010.census.gov/mediacenter/check-data/rprq-privacy.php   

If anyone has any information about this please call Washburn Police Department 670-1153.

Suspects:

The suspect was described as white male in his 50's, 5'07" tall, with a thin build. 

Conditions continue to exist that may pose a threat to students, staff and guests of the University.  It is the duty of this institution to warn of possible "dangerous conditions" on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: C Enos WUPD

Target: Students, Faculty & Staff

Date: Wednesday, March 31st,  2010

 

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Washburn University Police Department

Timely Notification Bulletin

 

 

**Friday December 25th 2009 **

 

In compliance with the "Timely Notice" provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Severe Weather Conditions**

 

Reported Offense:

Due to the severe winter weather conditions the streets and sidewalks on campus are impassible. Until conditions improve travel on and around the campus should be avoided. The Washburn University Police Department will respond to emergency calls, if you need assistance call (785) 670-1153.  Other non-emergency calls for service such as requests to unlock buildings, requests to unlock vehicles, vehicle jumpstarts and calls of a similar nature may have to be held until conditions improve. 

Conditions continue to exist that may pose a threat to students, staff and guests of the University. It is the duty of this institution to warn of possible "dangerous conditions" on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: C Enos WUPD

Target: Students, Faculty & Staff

Date: Friday December 25th 2009

 Washburn University Police Department

Timely Notification Bulletin

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**Thursday November 11th 2009 **

In compliance with the "Timely Notice" provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Suspicious Activity **

Reported Offense:

The Washburn University Police Department is investigating a report of a person who was chased on foot by two male subjects in the 1600 block of SW 21st Street.  The victim reported he was walking eastbound on the north sidewalk of 21st Street at approximately 11:50 P.M.  when he heard a male subject yell something behind him.  When he looked behind him the victim saw two subjects wearing dark hooded sweatshirts running towards him.  The victim ran away from the suspects who were last seen near the intersection of 21st and Washburn Avenue.

The suspects did not display a weapon nor did they make any threats or demands.  The victim believes the suspects may have gotten out of a light colored passenger car prior to yelling at him.  If anyone has any information about this please call Washburn Police Department 670-1153.

Suspects:

The suspects were described as two males wearing dark color hooded sweatshirts.  The suspects may have been riding in light colored passenger car.  The make and model of the vehicle is unknown.

Conditions continue to exist that may pose a threat to students, staff and guests of the University.  It is the duty of this institution to warn of possible "dangerous conditions" on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: C Enos WUPD

Target: Students, Faculty & Staff

Date: Monday, November 12, 2009

Washburn University Police Department
Timely Notification Bulletin
 
 
**Monday November 2nd 2009 **
 
In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:
 
** Armed Robbery To Person**
 
Reported Offense:
 
The Washburn University Police Department is investigating a report of an armed robbery to an individual that occurred in the 1900 block of SW Washburn Avenue on the west sidewalk. Three black males, one wearing black hooded jacket armed with handgun, and two black males wearing white jackets robbed a male who was walking on the sidewalk. The suspects were last seen running east towards Washburn Arms Apartments located at 1926 SW Washburn Avenue. If anyone has any information about this please call Washburn Police Department 670-1153 or the Topeka Police Department at 368-9200
 
Suspects:
 
Three Black males suspects, 1 suspect wearing a black hooded jacket armed with a hand gun, 2 black male suspects wearing white jackets last seen running east towards Washburn Arms Apartment parking lot.
 
Conditions continue to exist that may pose a threat to students, staff and guests of the University. It is the duty of this institution to warn of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.
 
If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu
 
Submitted by: C Enos WUPD
Target: Students, Faculty & Staff
Date: Monday, November 02, 2009
 

Washburn University Police Department
Timely Notification Bulletin

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**SHAWNEE SHERIFF LOOKING FOR PERSON **

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** PERSON RAN FROM SHAWNEE SHERIFF**

Reported Offense:

Shawnee Sheriff Warrants Officers were attempting to serve a felony warrant reference theft on Trevar Lowery a black male just north of Washburn Campus.  The black male ran from Shawnee Sheriff Officers.  Topeka Police are also looking for the subject in reference to criminal restraint and domestic battery.  Shawnee Sheriff and Topeka Police will be in the area looking for the subject.  Washburn officers are on the campus and are working closely with local law enforcement.  Please avoid this area.

Suspects:

The suspect is a black male approximately 25 years of age 5 feet 6 inches tall, 150 lbs.  The black male was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt and red pants.  The black male was last seen west bound on foot at approximately SW 17th Street and SW Mulvane Street.
If you see this person, do not approach him.  Call 911 or the Shawnee County Sheriff’s office at 785-368-9300.

Conditions continue to exist that may pose a threat to students, staff and guests of the University.  It is the duty of this institution to warn of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: Sgt. Franklin, WUPD
Target: Students, Faculty & Staff
Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Washburn University Police Department
Timely Notification Bulletin

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** Wednesday, June 17, 2009 **

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE, OCCUPANT POSSIBLY ARMED **

Reported Offense:

Washburn Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle described as a black Toyota Avalon with a 30 day tag.  Vehicle was possibly chasing a 2nd vehicle of unknown description.  The occupant of the black Toyota Avalon made threats to shoot the occupants of the 2nd vehicle, but no weapon was seen.  The black Toyota Avalon was last seen in the area of SW 18th St/SW Washburn Ave, going unknown direction of travel.   The event began well off the Washburn campus and Topeka Police are investigating further.

Suspects:

The occupant of the black Toyota Avalon was described as a black male with a do-rag and a tattoo on one arm.  Threats were made indicating he would shoot the occupants of the 2nd vehicle, but no weapon was seen or confirmed by law enforcement at this time.

When conditions exist that pose a threat to the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Washburn University, it is the duty of the University to give warning of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: D. Frey, WUPD
Target: Students, Faculty & Staff
Date: Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

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**Monday, March 03, 2008 **

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** SHOOTING AND HOSTAGE SITUATION **

Reported Offense:

The Topeka Police Department is on the scene of a shooting and hostage situation in the 1000 block of SW Mulvane Street, in the vicinity of the Topeka Public Library.  The scene is approximately seven blocks north of the Washburn Campus and Topeka Police Department is on scene.   Please avoid this area due to safety concerns and the need for emergency vehicles to have access.  Further updates will be issued as information becomes available.

Suspects:

No information at this time

When conditions exist that pose a threat to the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Washburn University, it is the duty of the University to give warning of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: Sgt. Franklin, WUPD
Target: Students, Faculty & Staff
Date: Monday, March 3, 2008

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** Friday, December 12, 2008 **

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Armed Robbery at SW 21st & SW Washburn Ave **

Reported Offense:

The Topeka Police Department is investigating a report of an armed robbery to an individual in the parking lot of Henry T's Bar and Grill located at 1521 SW 21st Street which occurred about 12:30 A.M.  The suspect was armed with an unknown type of gun and left in unknown direction. 

Suspects:

The suspect was described as a black male approximately 20 years old, 5'07" tall and weighing 200 pounds.  The suspect was wearing blue jeans, a black hooded sweatshirt, and a black ski mask.  If you have any information about this incident please contact the Topeka Police Department at 785-368-9200.

When conditions exist that pose a threat to the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Washburn University, it is the duty of the University to give warning of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

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Washburn University Police Department
Timely Notification Bulletin

** Thursday, November 13, 2008 **

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Natural Gas Leak in Bennett Computer Center **

Reported Offense:

Occupants of the Bennett Computer Center are reporting a strong Natural Gas Odor inside.  The building is being evacuated and the Topeka Fire Department is on Scene along with Facilities Services and Washburn University Police Department.  Please avoid this area at this time.  WUPD will notify when the area is clear.

When conditions exist that pose a threat to the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Washburn University, it is the duty of the University to give warning of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

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Washburn University Police Department
Timely Notification Bulletin

**Thursday, October 16, 2008 **

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Armed Robbery/Carjacking**

Reported Offense:

On Thursday, October 16th, 2008 the Topeka Police Department received a report of an armed robbery at the intersection of 17th Street and MacVicar Avenue.  The victim reported she was stopped at the intersection at 10:15 P.M. when she was approached by a man with a gun.  The suspect ordered the female to get out of the car and then left the scene in the victim’s blue 2005 Kia Spectra. 

Suspects:

The suspect was a white male wearing all black clothes and a hooded sweatshirt.  The suspect was described as being clean shaven between the ages of 25 to 35 years old and 5’06” tall.  The suspect was armed with a black revolver style handgun with a white handle.  If you have any information about this incident please contact the Topeka Police Department at 785-368-9200 and advise them you are calling in reference to case number 23169-08.

Conditions continue to exist that may pose a threat to students, staff, and guests of the University.  It is the duty of this institution to warn of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: C. Enos, WUPD
Target: Students, Faculty & Staff
Date: Thursday, October 16th, 2008

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Washburn University Police Department
Timely Notification Bulletin

**Tuesday, September 16, 2008 **

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Lewd and Lascivious Behavior **

Reported Offense:

At 05:14 A.M. this morning Washburn Police received a report of a male exposing himself in Parking Lot 11 north of the Law School.  The victim reported she was walking near the Law School and saw a truck pull into the parking lot and a male subject get out of the truck and remove his clothes.  The suspect left north bound on MacVicar Avenue as the victim went to the help phone to call police.  If you have any information about this incident please contact the Washburn Police Department at 670-1153.

Suspects:

The suspect in this incident is described as a white male in his 40’s or 50’s.  The suspect was approximately 5’06” tall with a thin build and had no facial hair or glasses.  Prior to removing his clothing he was wearing a button down shirt with dark pants and a tan hat.

The suspect was driving a full size pickup truck dark in color with gold or tan around the bottom of the truck.  The truck was described as being newer, probably 2000 to 2005.

When conditions exist that pose a threat to the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Washburn University, it is the duty of the University to give warning of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: Sgt. C. Enos, WUPD
Target: Students, Faculty & Staff
Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2008

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Washburn University Police Department
Timely Notification Bulletin

**Monday, September 15, 2008 **

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Aggravated Burglary**

Reported Offense:

Washburn Police have received two separate reports of unlocked residential rooms in the Living Learning Center being entered and items being taken from the room this morning.  In at least one incident the resident was in the room at the time of the burglary.  Please remember to keep your doors locked at all times.  Please call Washburn Police at 670-1153 to report any suspicious activity immediately.

Suspects:

There is no suspect information at this time.

When conditions exist that pose a threat to the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Washburn University, it is the duty of the University to give warning of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall Rm 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu

Submitted by: Sgt. C. Enos, WUPD
Target: Students, Faculty & Staff
Date: Monday, September 15, 2008

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Washburn University Police Department
Timely Notification Bulletin

**Tuesday, September 9th, 2008**

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

**Suspicious Person**

Reported Offense:

A WU student has reported repeated, unwanted contact with a male who has been frequenting Mabee Library.  The male is not a student.  At the time of the first report, the male was contacted by WUPD and told not to return to campus.  The male has attempted contact with the student after being ordered not to return by WUPD.   WUPD is actively looking for the male

Suspect:

Suspect is a white male approximately 6'3" 190 lbs, shoulder length blond hair.  At the time of this message, white male had hair in a ponytail, sunglasses, navy blue t-shirt and unknown color pants. The white male was seen in the 1800 block of SW Jewell Av. The white male has also been seen in Mabee Library and in the area of Benton Hall and Carole Chapel.  If you see the white male, do not approach him and call the Washburn Univ PD at 785-670-1153.

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** Friday, September 05, 2008 **

In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

** Suspicious Person with Long Gun **

Reported Offense:

The Topeka Police Department has received a report of a male subject in the 1400 Blk of SW College Ave.  This person was possibly in possession of a rifle or other long gun.  Witnesses stated that they saw what appeared to be the handle of a rifle or long gun under this person’s trench coat.  Topeka Police as well as the Washburn University Police have responded to the area and were unable to locate anyone matching the description at this time.                   

Suspects:

The subject was described as a Hispanic Male wearing a black trench coat.  He was last seen walking southbound towards the campus.  There is no timeframe for when he was last seen.  If a subject matching this description is located, immediately contact the Topeka Police Department at (785) 368-9200or the Washburn University Police Department at (785) 670-1153.

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In compliance with the “Timely Notice” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the Washburn University Police Department is advising the campus community of:

**Friday, June 20, 2008 **

**Suspicious Person**

REPORTED OFFENSE:

At approximately 8:40 PM Washburn University Police Dept received a report of a suspicious person in Lot 1 by Stoffer Science Hall.  The person approached a female walker and asked several personal questions, making the female feel uncomfortable.  At this time, both Washburn Police and Topeka Police have checked the campus and surrounding area.  They did not locate the person.

SUSPECTS:

The suspicious person is described as a white male in his early to mid-20s, with shaggy brown hair and noticeable body odor.  The white male was wearing a white t-shirt with unknown writing on the front and gray khaki shorts.  The white male said his name was Neal (unknown correct spelling) and he is a sophomore at Washburn University. 

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** Monday, June 2, 2008 **

** Suspicious Person and Vehicle**

REPORTED OFFENSE:

Washburn University Police Dept received a report of a suspicious male following a female jogger on the west side of campus. This occurred June 1, 2008 approximately 8:30 PM. Jogger first noticed the male by the law school. He then followed her to the area of SW 15th / SW Macvicar Ave and exposed himself to her.

SUSPECTS:

Suspect is described a white male in his 20s wearing glasses. The white male has short dark hair and a goatee. White male was driving a maroon 1997 Dodge minivan, license tag/XDT982. This incident has been reported to both Washburn University Police and Topeka Police. If you have information regarding this person or incident, please call Washburn University Police 785-670-1153 or Topeka Police 785-368-9200.

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** Tuesday, April 29, 2008 **

** Damage to LLC Elevators **

REPORTED OFFENSE:

Over the past two days, the Washburn University Police Department has become aware of someone damaging the elevators in the Living Learning Center, 1801 SW Jewell Ave.  The person(s) who are committing these acts are using a flame – probably a cigarette lighter - to damage the panels inside the elevators.

SUSPECTS:

It is unknown at this time who is responsible for these acts.  Anyone who may have information is asked to contact the Washburn University Police Department at extension 1153 or 670-1153.

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**Wednesday, April 16, 2008**

**Female Assaulted Near Campus**

REPORTED OFFENSE:

At approximately 1:50pm on Wednesday, April 16, 2008, a female was walking on the Shunga Trail, located just south of the Washburn Campus, when she was approached by a white male, approximately 20 years old. The subject placed his arm around the female's neck and screamed "Washburn Sociology" before she was able to break free and notify Topeka Police Department.

SUSPECT:

The white male was last seen wearing a brown hooded sweatshirt with gold lettering. He has brown hair and a brown beard. No other description of the white male is available at this time.

When conditions exist that pose a threat to the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Washburn University, it is the duty of the University to give warning of possible "dangerous conditions" on or near the campus.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the Washburn University Police Department by telephone at (785) 670-1153; in person at our office, Morgan Hall room 156; or by e-mail at police@washburn.edu.