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SECURITY NOTICE: Burglary on campus

Dec. 10, 2013, 9:19 AM

On Dec. 9 at 7:15 p.m., a student residing in a Mayfield apartment contacted VUPD to report that an unknown person(s) entered the residence and stole several items. It was reported that an apartment window had been left ajar and that the theft occurred between 5:45–7:10 p.m. while the apartment was occupied, though no one saw or heard the theft.

VUPD is investigating the incident. There is no suspect description at this time.

If you have information about this or a similar incident, please call the Vanderbilt University Police Department at (615) 322-2745.

Risk reduction tips

  • Secure your valuables, record serial numbers or engrave expensive items with identifying information.
  • Always lock your door, even when just going next door.
  • Report lost or stolen residence keys immediately to your apartment manager or residence hall staff.

Report suspicious persons, vehicles or activities immediately. In an emergency, dial 911 or use a blue light phone. 

Contact: Vanderbilt University Police Department, (615) 322-2745