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Crime Alerts - UPDATED November 15, 2013

This section will provide the University Community with vital information on safety issues for the Waterloo Campus and Brantford Campus.  Please check back periodically for updates.

November 15, 2013 - WATERLOO Campus - Suspicious Person - Waterloo Regional Police

On November 14, 2013 around midnight a male dressed in black was observed lurking in the bushes and looking through windows into residences in the Hazel Street Waterloo neighbourhood. Residents are asked to be diligent in reporting suspicious activity and individuals to police. Anyone with information on this investigation are asked to call the Waterloo Regional Police Service at 519-653-7700 or CRIMESTOPPERS.

October 28, 2013 - WATERLOO Campus - Sexual Assault - Waterloo Regional Police

On Friday October 25, 2013, at approximately 8:15p.m., a 20 year old female was walking through Veterans' Green in the area of Hazel Street and University Avenue West in the City of Waterloo. An unknown male riding a bicycle came up behind her and sexually assaulted her. The male is described as possibly white, long light coloured hair, thin build, wearing a dark hoody and dark pants. The male was last seen continuing through Veterans' Green toward the intersection of Hazel Street and University Avenue West on his bicycle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Major Case Branch at 519-653-7700 ext. 8644 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477). People are reminded to take precautions when traveling at night and are encouraged to use Foot Patrol or travel in groups and stay to areas that are well lit and traveled.

October 4, 2013 - WATERLOO Campus - Suspicious Person - Waterloo Regional Police

On October 3rd, 2013 at approximately 9:30 pm a lone 19 year old female was assaulted by an unknown male on Albert Street between Columbia Street West and Parkside Drive, Waterloo. The victim managed to escape and suffered no injuries. The suspect in this case is described as a male, tan skinned, with salt and pepper hair, 30-40 years old, with a medium build. Police are reminding people to consider public safety especially during the night hours. When possible, travel with a friend and remain cognizant of your surroundings. Also, please report suspicious persons, vehicles or activities to Police.

Anyone with information on this occurrence should contact Waterloo Regional Police Service North Division Detectives or Crime Stoppers.