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August 24, 2016

Campus Watch: Below is a summary of campus activity reported to or observed by The University Police Department Patrol Officers between Tuesday, 08/23/16 and 08/24/16.

JESTER EAST, 201 East 21st Street

Criminal Mischief: Five “Exit” signs were knocked from their mounting brackets along a 1st floor hallway. Repair cost: $250.00. Reported on 08/23/16 at 10:03 p.m.

SAN JACINTO RESIDENCE HALL, 309 East 21st Street

Theft: A black Specialized mountain bike was stolen after it was left unsecured at the bicycle racks located on the northeast side of the residence hall. The owner left the bicycle unsecured as her u-lock was not working properly. Loss value: $400.00. Occurred on 08/21/16 between 5:30 p.m. and 6:15 p.m.

The University of Texas Police Department responded to 20 Alarm Reports, 1 Fire Alarm Activation, 8 Traffic Violations, 1 Motor Vehicle Collision, 4 Suspicious Activity Reports, 6 Foot Patrols, 1 Medical Emergency Assist, 1 Welfare Concern Report, 1 Stuck Elevator Report, 2 Courtesy Escorts, and 3 Public Assist between 08/23/16 and 08/24/16.

ADMINISTRATIVE MESSAGES

Report bias incidents that you experience or witness to CCRT (Campus Climate Response Team) online at http://www.utexas.edu/diversity/ccrtt
To view a map of the campus visit: http://www.utexas.edu/maps/

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Online property registration
Items with a serial number such as laptops, MP3 players, cell phones, electronics, and bikes are eligible. Registering your property is very helpful in theft investigations and in returning lost property to its rightful owner. Without identifying information, recovering stolen property is virtually impossible. Logon to https://www.utexas.edu/police/property/ to register your property today.

SURE Walk is a courtesy escort that will accompany you between campus and surrounding destinations. SURE Walk is in service from 10 p.m. – 2 a.m. during the fall and spring semesters. To order a walk, call (512) 232-9255 or email orderasurewalk@gmail.com.

Lost and Found Property
Did you lose something on campus? Please report your missing property to UTPD Lost and Found at http://www.utexas.edu/police/lostandfound. Or call 512-232-9619 and describe your item to us. If we have your item, we’ll contact you as quickly as possible to arrange its return to you. UTPD handles over 5000 lost and found items each year from campus departments, although we cannot accept clothing, food or drink containers, toiletries, broken or soiled property.
Campus departments are encouraged to call 471-4441 to have UTPD pick up lost and found items that are unclaimed after one week.

The RAD program is a 12-hour course of realistic self-defense tactics and techniques for women that cover assault prevention and risk reduction while progressing on to basic hands-on defense training.
http://www.utexas.edu/police/rad/

Behavior Concerns Advice Line (BCAL)
The Behavior Concerns Advice Line (BCAL) is a partnership among the Office of the Dean of Students, Counseling and Mental Health Center (CMHC), Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and the University of Texas Police Department (UTPD). BCAL provides a central resource for UT faculty, students, and staff who may have concerns about the behavior or well-being of another member of the campus community. By calling BCAL at 512-232-5050, callers may talk with trained staff members who will assist the caller in exploring available options and strategies as well as referrals to appropriate campus support networks. For more information on BCAL, visit the BCAL Web site at www.utexas.edu/safety/bcal or call 512-232-5050.

If you are a faculty or staff member who has been affected by a crime, the UT Employee Assistance Program (512-471-3366) is available for counseling and referrals to other appropriate services. http://www.utexas.edu/hr/eap/

Today’s Campus Watch was prepared by: Officer W.R. π/

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