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University of California Police Department, Berkeley
Thursday February 16th, 2017 :: 08:06 p.m. PST


Crime Advisory - Suspicious Circumstance

Please note this message may contain information that some may find upsetting.

Suspicious Circumstance
College Avenue near Parker Street
City of Berkeley Police Department Jurisdiction
The City of Berkeley Police Department (BPD) is asking for the assistance of the UC community.  On Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 6:50 p.m. an off duty Berkeley police officer was driving on College when he heard a female scream.  A male was behind the female.  The male ran off southbound on College and into yards on Parker.  BPD is very interested in learning more about this incident to determine if a crime occurred, what type of crime or attempted crime was made. 
The suspect was described as:
An other race male around his mid-20’s.
If you have any information about this crime or the suspect, please contact:

Berkeley Police Department
(510) 981-5900 / 24 Hours
UCPD would like to remind the campus community about the following resources:
  • If you have been the victim of a  violent crime the following resources are available to you:
    • Confidential Care Advocate – (510)  642-1988 –
    • Center for Student Conduct - (510) 643-9069
    • Office for the Prevention of Harassment and Discrimination (Title IX) – (510) 643-7985
    • Tang Center Services for Students - (510) 642-6074
    • Bay Area Women Against Rape (BAWAR) -  24-hr line (510) 845-RAPE (7273)
    • The Survivor Support Website -
    • Gender Equity Resource Center - (510) 643-5727
This crime alert has been released with the joint cooperation of BPD and UCPD. 
Clery Timely Warnings are released by the University California Police Department when certain crimes are reported on or near campus property, in compliance with federal law. These timely warnings provide information about campus safety situations, and allow campus community members to take precautions for personal safety.


University of California Police Department, Berkeley
Barrow Ln
Berkeley, CA 94704

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 510-642-6760

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