Burglary/Theft

Vehicle Break-Ins Reported Near Lake Claire Apartments

Posted March 21, 2017

The UCF Police Department is investigating a series of vehicle break-ins that occurred near the Lake Claire Apartments overnight Monday.

At least 30 vehicles near the apartments and three nearby Greek houses had their windows shattered and items stolen. Items were also taken from three unlocked vehicles.

A good Samaritan around 2:50 a.m. observed a vehicle burglary in progress and alerted police.

UCF Crime Awareness: Off-Campus Armed Robbery

Posted April 14, 2015

UCF Police alerts you to a crime near campus and reminds you of a few simple ways to keep yourself safe. 
 
Around 11 p.m. yesterday, a victim was riding her bike along the Little Econ Greenway trail near Blanchard Park. She was approached by three suspects, one of whom had a gun, and robbed of her bike and other belongings. She was physically unharmed. 
 

Community Alert: Off-Campus Car Burglaries Reported

Posted November 18, 2014

UCF Police alerts you to a string of car burglaries that have occurred recently at an off-campus community.

Students who live in the Pointe at Central have woken up in the mornings to find that their vehicles had been entered and that items were missing.

The vehicles were all unlocked, which made them easy targets for criminals.

We want to remind you to lock your vehicles. Never leave any valuables in plain sight in your car, and if you are traveling with an item susceptible to theft, be sure to store it in your trunk.