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Posted on: July 17, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 07/10/2020 - 07/17/2020

DateCase  Offense  Summary 
20-P-0340Identity Theft

At approximately 2:19 PM, an Officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department lobby to speak with a complainant, in regards to their identity being stolen by unknown person(s). A report for identity theft was generated.


At approximately 6:29 PM, Officers were dispatched to a business in the 5300 block of Kirby in regards to an employee who had been assaulted by a customer. The assailant left the scene and a warrant for the assailant’s arrest was drafted and submitted.


 At approximately 2:04 PM, an Officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department in regards to a package theft that already occurred. The victim stated via telephone that an unknown person(s) removed a package from their front porch.


No Crime Reported

20-P-0343Identity Theft At 10:10 AM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department about an identity theft case. The victim called and said someone used their personal information to buy a vehicle in Austin, Texas.
20-P-0344Burglary of Motor Vehicle

At 10:42 AM, an officer was flagged down in the 6500 block of Brompton in regards to a burglary of a motor vehicle that already occurred. It was discovered an unknown suspect(s) entered an unsecured vehicle and took items without consent.  The incident occurred between 10:00 AM and 10:40 AM.

20-P-0345Police Information Report  At approximately 11:31 AM, an Officer was dispatched to the PD for a public service in reference to a delayed report of a missing package. A report was generated and the complainant was provided with a case number.
07/13/202020-P-0346Forgery An officer contacted a victim of a forgery.  The victim said a check he wrote to a company was altered and cashed under a different name.
07/13/202020-P-0347Found Property At 3:40 PM, an officer was dispatched to the 6300 block of Brompton for a found property case. The reportee said there was a bicycle and other items found on the property.

No Crime Reported
07/15/202020-P-0348Minor AccidentAt 03:29 AM, an officer with the West University Place Police Department observed heavy damage to a light pole and landscaping in the 2700 block of Bissonnet. The damage appeared consistent with a vehicle accident and the driver did not provide the legally required information. An offense report for FSGI and a crash report were generated.
07/15/202020-P-0349Identity Theft At approximately 11:25 AM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department in regard to a report of identity theft. Upon arrival, the officer spoke with the victim over the telephone, and discovered that an unknown person had utilized the victim’s identifying information to file for unemployment benefits. A report for identity theft was generated.

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further investigation. In addition, changes to call types after the initial report will not be reflected.

Information may include mechanical or human error. The information provided is not intended as a representation of official crime statistics.

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