UCSB Police Department

Timely Warnings and Emergency Notifications

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 1:26pm

Burglary Report

This email is being sent to the campus community as a Timely Warning regarding a crime that occurred on campus property. The following is provided for your personal safety.

The UCSB Police Department received two reports of burglaries, one at Kohn Hall on 9/21/17 and the second at Cheadle Hall on 9/22/17. The suspect description for both incidents is a light-skinned African American male, late 20s, approximately 6” tall, medium length curly hair, goatee. Suspect last seen inside Cheadle Hall, wearing a long-sleeved red, flower pattern shirt and grey pants, and carrying a white plastic shopping bag.

UCPD is investigating this crime. If you have information that might assist in the investigation, please contact the UCSB Police Department at 805-893-3446, or report crime information anonymously at www.police.ucsb.edu/contact-us/report-crime.

UCPD reminds the campus community of the following safety tips:
· Ensure that all doors, windows, and desks are closed and locked. Do not prop open doors or allow unauthorized persons into secured/locked buildings.
· Immediately report inoperable locks and latches to the appropriate maintenance personnel.
· Never leave purses, wallets, electronics, or other valuables in plain sight.
· Immediately report all suspicious persons, vehicles, and activities to the UCSB Police Department at (805) 893-3446.
· UCPD encourages the community to use safety services, such as the emergency phones identified by a blue light. When walking to and from campus and Isla Vista locations, you can request an escort by calling (805) 893-2000 or by calling on the emergency phones located throughout the UCSB Campus. For more information:

In compliance with the Clery Act, Timely Warnings are issued by the UCSB Police Department when certain (Clery Act) crimes occurring on campus property, properties controlled by campus-affiliated organizations, or public property immediately adjacent to campus are determined to be a serious or continuing threat to the campus community. Timely Warnings are intended to prevent similar crimes and to provide information that will assist community members in protecting themselves.

**UCPD encourages printing and posting of this Timely Warning for further community notification.**