Reported Offense: The Office of the Dean of Students received two similar reports from students of a college-age male, possibly driving a black car, yelling derogatory statements and trying to direct the student(s) to get into his car on Stadium Road near Scott Stadium.
The University is attempting to gather additional information regarding the suspect and vehicle description.
Appearance of suspect is reported to be:
Hair Color: Unknown
Eye Color: Unknown
•If possible, don’t walk alone during late-night hours. Walk in groups whenever you can—there is safety in numbers.
•Use Safe Ride. Put their number (434-242-1122) into your speed dial. Know the service area and hours by visiting http://www.virginia.edu/uvapolice/saferide.html.
•If you feel threatened on the Grounds or in nearby areas, look for a blue light emergency phone or call 911.
•Stay in well-lit areas as much as possible. Avoid alleys, vacant lots, wooded areas, and other short-cuts or secluded areas. They are usually not well-lit or heavily traveled.
•Always be aware of your surroundings. If you are wearing headphones, don’t turn up the volume so high that you cannot hear outside noises.
Emergency/Crisis Resources (24/7):
Sexual Assault Resource Agency: (434) 977-7273
Shelter for Help in Emergency: (434) 293-8509
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Emergency Line: (434) 972-7004
Dean on Call (Call UVA Police and ask for the Dean on Call): (434) 924-7166
UVA Emergency Department/Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners: (434) 924-2231
Family Violence and Sexual Assault Hotline of Virginia: (800) 838-8238
Ongoing Support from Confidential Resources:
Department of Student Health
CAPS: (434) 924-5150
General Medicine: (434) 972-3915
Gynecology: (434) 924-2773
Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center Counseling Services: (434) 982-2252
Ongoing Support (Non-Confidential) and Guidance, including academic and housing accommodations:
Office of the Dean of Students: (434) 924-7133
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