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UMD Community Advisory 11/17/2022

                                                                  **Community Advisory**

The purpose of this e-mail is to make you aware of an incident that occurred off-campus near the University of Maryland, College Park campus. The following is a synopsis of an incident reported to the Prince George's County Police Department.

INCIDENT:                 Off-Campus Indecent Exposure

OCCURRED:              November 16, 2022 (Wednesday)/ Approximately 2:38 p.m.

LOCATION:               College Avenue at Princeton Avenue, College Park, Maryland

PGPD CASE #:           22111600001690


On November 17, 2022, at approximately 2:19 p.m., the University of Maryland Police Department received notification from the Prince George’s County Police Department, who confirmed through their investigation that the information below is correct.

On November 16, 2022, at approximately 2:46 p.m., the University of Maryland Police Department was notified of an off-campus indecent exposure that occurred at approximately 2:38 p.m.. A woman reported to police that she walked past a vehicle at the intersection of College Avenue and Princeton Avenue. Inside the vehicle she saw a man who exposed himself. The vehicle then left the area. The vehicle is described as navy-blue Audi sedan with Maryland tags.

The Prince George's County Police Department is investigating this incident.

Individuals with any information regarding this incident or the possible identity of the suspect are encouraged to contact the Prince George’s County Police Department (911 or 301-352-1200).

When available for release, additional information, including updated descriptions of suspect, may be obtained by accessing the "UMD Safety Notice" portion of our web site:  and

Safety Tips:

If you observe suspicious activity or behavior, contact the police immediately by calling 911 or 301-405-3333.

Stay alert and attuned to people and circumstances around you. Trust your instincts. They are a natural gift that tells you when something is wrong.

The University of Maryland Police Department provides a walking escort service for anyone who feels unsafe when walking on or near campus. If you would like a walking escort, please call to request one at 301-405-3555. You may also use a blue light emergency phone to call for an escort.

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Be Smart, Be Safe!

Safety Resources:

University of Maryland Police Department

Emergency Number 301-405-3333/ 911

UMD Guardian (Mobile Campus Safety App)

Download the UMD Guardian app through the Google Play store or the Apple App Store. You can create a virtual safety escort or you can text a tip to UMPD.

Prince George's County Police Department

911 from mobile phone / 301-352-1200 (non-emergency) / 911



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