Crime Alert - Burglary Reported in Lewis Towers
September 6, 2016
Campus Safety is writing to notify you about a burglary that occurred to an office in Lewis Towers over the holiday weekend and was reported earlier today.
An unknown offender forced access into a locked office and stole electronic items. It is believed that the offender also broke a window of another door to attempt entry into a second office but failed. The Chicago Police Department is currently investigating.
Please keep the following safety tips in mind:
- Immediately report suspicious activity or incidents to Campus Safety by calling 773.508.SAFE.
- When leaving your office, even for a short time, be sure to lock the door.
- Secure all valuables in drawers or cabinets that can be locked and keep the key with you.
- Record the descriptions and serial numbers for electronic devices and save the list in an easily referenced place.
Deputy Chief, Campus Safety