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Special Property Checks During Thanksgiving and Winter Break!

We encourage you to make use of this FREE service to the community! Under the special checks program, DPS officers check the exterior of registered properties for signs of criminal activity or security breaches at peak travel times during Thanksgiving, Spring and Winter Breaks.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR A SPECIAL CHECK!

THANKSGIVING BREAK:

From 5pm on Wednesday, Nov. 27th to 3pm on Sunday, December 1st

Deadline to register: Tuesday, Nov. 26th

WINTER BREAK:

From Thursday, December 19th at 5pm through Tuesday, January 14th, 2020, at 3pm

Deadline to register: Tuesday, December 17th

The program is available without charge to residents in the Penn patrol zone, bounded by 30thStreet west to 43rd Street and from Baltimore Avenue north to Market Street.

Students, faculty and staff who live in the patrol zone are encouraged to register their residence below.  Be sure to list your contact information, other occupants, landlord if applicable, vacancy dates, scheduled repairs, and someone other than a landlord with access or a key to the property.

Penn Police will periodically check the exterior of registered properties, for signs of criminal activity or security breaches during the break. Special checks can not be provided for interior areas of apartment complexes.

Remember to close and lock all doors and windows before you leave, and, arrange for packages to be delivered to a secure location while you are away. There are several options for safe package delivery:  https://www.publicsafety.upenn.edu/packages/

REGISTER HERE:  https://www.publicsafety.upenn.edu/contact/propertycheck/

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