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Timely Warnings

In the event that a situation arises, either on or off campus, that, in the judgment of the Chief of the University of Georgia Police Department or his designee, constitutes an ongoing or continuing threat, a campus wide “timely warning” will be issued. The warning will be issued through a campus wide e-mail to all faculty, staff and students, as well as through local media outlets.

Anyone with information about an emergency situation or other situation warranting a timely warning should contact the University of Georgia Police Department immediately at 706-542-2200.

Media Release – Suspect Theft Advisory Update

November 7th, 2014

November 7, 2014

In reference to the theft suspect advisory from October 16, 2014 for fraudulent transactions that occurred in the metro Atlanta area during the month of July 2014 at several banks in Cobb and Fulton counties, an additional suspect photograph has been obtained and is shown below. We would like to thank everyone who has provided information and/or assistance in this case thus far. Investigators have positively identification of at least one of the suspects and are still actively investigating this incident. If anyone recognizes the female in this image, please contact Detective J.D. Baughns at (706) 542-2200 or cid@police.uga.edu.

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Media Release – Suspects in FTC Investigation Sought

October 17th, 2014

The University of Georgia police department is requesting the public’s assistance with identifying several persons suspected of fraudulently accessing the bank accounts of two University student athletes. The fraudulent transactions occurred in the metro Atlanta area during the month of July 2014 at several banks in Cobb and Fulton counties. Three different males and one female were involved in the fraudulent transactions. If you can identify any of the individuals pictured in the photos or have any information that may aid in this investigation, please contact Detective J.D. Baughns at (706) 542-2200 or cid@police.uga.edu.

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