Community Advisory


Date: April 16, 2015

University Police are investigating a series of reported thefts occurring in the Weinberg Memorial library.

Seven University students have reported to University Police that their property was stolen while in the library. Most incidents occurred while property was left unattended, sometimes for an extended period of time. Reported missing is a laptop computer, a tablet computer, a set of headphones and four wallets.

The only suspect description is a college-aged male who was reportedly acting suspicious. The Weinberg Memorial library has a posted policy stating that personal property is not to be left unattended. All students are encouraged to never leave anything of value out or unattended even for a brief period of time.

Remain vigilant and report anything suspicious by immediately calling University Police at 570. 941.7777.

If anyone witnessed this incident or has any further information, contact University Police at 570.941.7888.  Information may also be provided confidentially using the University Police Silent Witness link at:

Community Advisories will remain posted for 48 hours.
University Police, 820 Mulberry Street
University Parking and Public Safety Pavilion
Dial 570.941.7777 for emergency assistance or to report an incident in progress.
Dial 570.941.7888 for information or for 24-hour Safety Escort Service.
This advisory is issued by University Police for the information of The University of Scranton community under the provisions of the United States Campus Security Act and shall remain posted until April 18, 2015