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Crime Alert: Shooting Incident Off-Campus

2020-09-13 Medlar Drive (Verge 1 Apartment Complex) N/A Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred Sept. 13 around 1 a.m. at an apartment on Medlar Drive (The Verge 1 apartment complex), about one mile from campus. Police are looking for a known suspect, and believe tha

Posted on 9/14/2020 12:44:31 PM

Crime Alert: Individual Injured in Off-Campus Incident

2020-08-29 800 block of Wayne Ave N/A Indiana Borough Police are investigating an incident of an individual injured by another individual with a knife at an off-campus apartment in the 800 block of Wayne Avenue around 1 a.m. Aug. 29. According to Indiana Borough Police, all persons involved, including witn

Posted on 9/14/2020 12:42:01 PM

Crime Alert: Off-Campus Shots Fired Incident

2020-08-07 Taco Bell On Wayne Ave N/A Indiana Borough Police have a suspect in custody following gunfire Aug. 7 at Taco Bell on Oakland Avenue adjacent to campus. According to preliminary reports from police, there were no injuries and no one involved in the incident is believed to be an IUP student or IUP

Posted on 9/14/2020 12:40:12 PM

Crime Alert: Off Campus Shooting on Wayne Avenue

At around 8:00 p.m. on February 14 three males dressed in black clothing wearing ski masks were involved in a shooting in the 800 block of Wayne Ave. By 11:15 p.m. Indiana Borough Police had determined that this incident was not random. Police do not believe there is a current risk to community safety. Persons are asked to remain vigilant and report suspicious activity to police or to 9-1-1.

Posted on 2/14/2020 11:36:30 PM

Crime Alert: Off Campus Shooting

IUP Department of Public Safety is aware of a shooting on Saturday, Oct. 8 around 11:00 p.m. at the Carriage House complex near campus. The injured person is not a student.

Posted on 10/13/2016 11:46:01 AM

Crime Alert: Robbery Near IUP Campus

On January 31, 2016, between 8:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., an IUP student walking along Oakland Avenue in the vicinity of Grant Street reported being robbed by a subject only described as having a male voice.

Posted on 2/1/2016 7:07:27 AM

Crime Alert: Stabbing

Police are looking for three male suspects, wearing dark hoodies. The incident took place about 9:15 p.m. on November 13, 2015.

Posted on 11/13/2015 11:10:53 PM

Crime Alert: Thefts and an Attempted Robbery

IUP Police Department has been made aware of several crime incidents involving thefts and an attempted robbery that appear to be related. All incidents took place on campus on October 4, 2015 between approximately 2:30 a.m. and 3:30 a.m.

Posted on 10/4/2015 8:46:02 AM

Crime Alert: Attempted Armed Robbery

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5'7" to 5'9" in height, weighing 170–80 lbs., clean shaven, and was last seen wearing a gray, hooded sweatshirt with white lettering and blue jeans.The attempted armed robbery took place at approximately 1:00 a.m. The suspect was reported to have been armed with a knife during the robbery attempt.

Posted on 9/4/2015 5:16:17 PM

Crime Alert: Homicide

Indiana Borough Police are investigating a homicide that occurred inIndiana Borough at a residence on Diamond Avenue (between Sixth andSeventh streets). Update: the suspect was taken into custody without incident.

Posted on 2/20/2015 10:55:32 AM

Crime Alert: Off-Campus Burglaries

2014-11-01 Off-campus Residents Unknown at this time. Police confirmed recent reports of burglary or criminal trespassing in several off-campus residences. Even though these incidents occurred off campus, these crimes may pose risk to the safety of members of the campus community. Anyone who may have a

Posted on 11/6/2014 8:59:04 AM

Crime Alert: Shooting

A shooting occurred early Thursday morning. The victim, a student, was shot in the leg and transported to the hospital. Update, January 31, 2014: State Police have a suspect from Indiana County in custody and have charged him with attempted murder and other charges related to this crime.

Posted on 1/30/2014 10:26:35 AM

Crime Alert: Harassment

White male, 5'10"-5'11", 200 lbs, dark hair, muscular build.  No facial hair dark colored blue jeans a black sweatshirt hoodie, and white tennis shoes with black stripes.

Posted on 8/28/2013 1:46:14 PM

Informational Crime Alert

A male suspect has been going through the lockers in the men's locker room.

Posted on 10/26/2010 11:15:15 AM

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