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CRIME ALERT
Timely Warning

OFFENSE: Rape/Sexual Assault
LOCATION: Dixon Hall
DATE: April  27, 2018 at 7:03 PM/Sexual Assault
Reported to the Police: April 27, 2018 at 10:16 PM


The Kutztown University Department of Public Safety and Police Services are conducting an investigation into a reported Rape/Sexual Assault, which occurred on April 27th 2018.  The incident is reported to have occurred in Dixon Hall.  The alleged offender is known to the victim and has been identified to the police.

In response to this incident, the University Police are providing the following information on acquaintance sexual assaults. This information is general in nature and has no relation to this specif incident.

If you feel unsafe, get to a save place and call for help.  If you feel uneasy about a situation as someone vulnerable or as a bystander, trust your instincts and attempt to interrupt the chain of events. If you are going out for the evening, tell someone you trust your destination and planned time of return. Perpetrators are responsible for sexual assaults. Perpetrators take advantage of vulnerability and seek opportunities to commit sexual assaults.

If you are victimized, KU has several resources that can help. KU Heart can be reached by calling the SAFE Berks Hotline at 610-372-9540.Report any suspicious persons or activity to the University Police. Call for an on-campus walking escort when you are without one, by dialing 34002 from any on campus phone or 610-683-4002 from your cell phone.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the University Police at Extension 34001 or 610-683-4001. Confidential information can be given by dialing extension 3TIPS or 38477 from an on-campus telephone.

CA # 06-2018
20180427M0005
UCR (0200)

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