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SECURITY NOTICE: Robbery off campus

Oct. 13, 2015—On Oct. 12, the Vanderbilt University Police Department was notified by the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department of a robbery that occurred in the early evening off campus near Centennial Park and the intersection of 25th Avenue North and Brandau Place.

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SECURITY NOTICE: Sexual assault on campus

Oct. 7, 2015—A female student reported to a Campus Security Authority that on Oct. 3 she was sexually assaulted by a male student acquaintance.

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UPDATE: Suspect arrested for parking garage robbery/car jacking

Sep. 25, 2015—UPDATE 10/2/15: The suspect involved in the Sept. 25 robbery/car jacking in a Vanderbilt University Medical Center parking garage has been identified and was arrested this morning in Murfreesboro. Original post: On the morning of Sept. 25, an individual was approached in the Vanderbilt University Medical Center East Garage by a male subject brandishing a...

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SECURITY NOTICE: Robbery off campus

Aug. 29, 2015—On Aug. 28 at 9:04 p.m., a Vanderbilt student walking along Broadway near the Center Building was approached by a male person who verbally threatened her and told her to give him her purse.

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UPDATE: Suspect arrested in aggravated assault on campus

Aug. 27, 2015—This morning, after being counseled on a work-related issue, an employee chased his supervisor with a kitchen knife in the dining area of College Halls, then left the building and was seen driving away from campus.

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SECURITY NOTICE: Burglary on campus

Aug. 14, 2015—Thefts occurred Monday, Aug. 10, in two campus buildings.

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Security Notice: Sexual assault suspect arrested

Jul. 12, 2015—The suspect accused of sexually assaulting a woman outside a Vanderbilt building on Saturday afternoon is now under arrest and in jail.

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UPDATE: Security Notice – burglary on campus

Jun. 1, 2015—On Friday, May 29, at approximately 11 a.m., Vanderbilt University Communications received a call of a burglary that took place between 12:30-1:30 a.m. at the Vanderbilt Children's Hospital Subway sandwich shop located at 2200 Children's Way.

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Security Notice: Attempted burglary off campus

Mar. 19, 2015—The Metropolitan Nashville Police Department is actively investigating an attempted burglary that occurred Wednesday evening, March 18, off campus at a residence near the intersection of 31st Avenue South and Vanderbilt Place.

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Security Notice: Fatal shooting near campus

Mar. 1, 2015—On March 1 at approximately 3:16 a.m., VUPD received a call of possible shots fired in the area of West End Avenue and 18th Avenue South. Responding officers located two non-affiliated male victims with injuries from apparent gunshot wounds.

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AlertVU: Shooting reported near campus

Mar. 1, 2015—Shooting occurred at 1809 West End Ave. Suspect at large. Stay clear of area. Updates will be posted to alertvu.vanderbilt.edu when they are available.

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Increased security measures in place at Wesley Place Garage

Feb. 24, 2015—Vanderbilt University Police has implemented security measures and initiatives to address concerns following a fatal shooting Feb. 21 at Wesley Place Garage.

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