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Crime Alert

Motor Vehicle Theft

The UMBC Police Department issues Crime Alerts to protect members of the University community, to promote safety, and to help reduce vulnerability.

Reported Incident: Motor Vehicle Theft

Location: Back Road

Reported Date/Time: February 9, 2024, 7:15 a.m.

Occurred Date/Time: February 9, 2024, 1:30 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.

Incident Description: An Infiniti was parked and secured on Back Road early this morning at approximately 1:30 a.m. and reported stolen at 7:15 a.m.

If you have any information about this incident, please call UMBC Police at 410-455-5555.

Safety Tips

Victims are not to blame. Perpetrators are responsible for criminal behavior. The following safety tips may reduce vulnerability:

  • Stay alert and attuned to people are circumstances around you. Report suspicious activity to UMBC Police immediately.
  • Remove USB cables from vehicles while not in use.
  • Park in well-lit, highly visible areas.
  • Lock your vehicle and take valuables with you.
  • Consider purchasing a steering wheel lock or other anti-theft device.
Additional Resources

Posted: February 9, 2024, 8:12 AM