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Crime Alert


Crime Alerts are issued by the UMBC Police to alert the campus community of incidents on campus.

Incident:             Burglary

Location:            Hillside Apartments, Deep Creek

Date/time:          February 2, 2021, 5:06pm – 5:30pm

A burglary was reported to UMBC Police on February 2, 2021 at 6:09pm. The reported burglary occurred on February 2, 2021 between 5:06pm and 5:30pm inside Deep Creek Apartments located in the Hillside Apartments student housing area. The victim reported that an unknown college-aged male entered their apartment and left when confronted.

Please call UMBC Police at 410-455-5555 if you have any information on this incident.

Perpetrators are responsible for criminal behavior. The following safety tips can reduce your vulnerability:

Do not admit strangers into your residence hall. Don't compromise your safety for a roommate or friend who wants the door left unlocked.

The UMBC police provides an escort service for anyone who feels unsafe when walking on or near campus.  If you would like an escort, please call 410-455-5555.  If you observe suspicious activity or behavior, contact the police immediately by calling 410-455-5555.  


Stay alert and attuned to people and circumstances around you.


Trust your instincts.  They are a natural gift that tells you when something is wrong.


See Something, Say Something!  Be Smart, Be Safe!


Paul Dillon

Chief of Police




Posted: February 3, 2021, 4:21 PM