Community Advisory- Suspicious Person

Date: July 27, 2015

Incident / Location: Suspicious Person / Vista Del Campo Student Housing


UCI Police Department has received a report of a suspicious person seen peeping into an apartment window around 1:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, in the Vista Del Campo student housing community. The resident of the apartment reported that an unknown subject knocked and rang the doorbell of the apartment and the resident decided not to answer the door. A neighbor then reported seeing a male subject approach a window of the same apartment who attempted to look through an opening in the blinds for approximately 30 seconds. The male subject then ran towards the rear parking lot of the building and out of sight.



The suspicious person is described as a white male, in his early 20’s, wearing a white short sleeve baggy t-shirt, blue colored basketball shorts with white stripes on the side, short brown or black colored hair, about 5’11” and 155 pounds.


Safety Tips:

Immediately report all suspicious persons, vehicles and activities to the UCI Police Department at (949) 824-5223. Ensure that all doors, windows and desks are locked. Do not prop open doors. Immediately report inoperable locks and latches to the appropriate maintenance personnel. Never leave purses, wallets, electronics or other valuables in plain sight. If you feel you are being followed, cross the street, yell, run and look for a well-lit area or occupied building and dial 9-1-1. The UCI Police Department Safety Escort program is available to anyone on campus at (949) 824-SAFE (7233).

If you have information regarding this suspicious person, please call UCI Police Department at (949) 824-5223.


In emergency situations or during crimes in progress, dial 9-1-1 or use an emergency phone available on campus. Emergency phone locations are shown on the campus map available at


WHAT IS THIS COMMUNITY ADVISORY? Community Advisories are released by the UCI Police Department when certain events that warrant an advisory are reported on or near UCI property. These Community Advisories allow UCI community members to be aware of certain safety and security related situations.


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What is radKIDS? It is a personal empowerment and safety education program designed specifically for 5-7  and 8-12 year old girls and boys. Are you the parent of a 5-12 year old? If so, find out more about this great UCI community program. The radKIDS mission is to educate children with the tools, knowledge and power to recognize and avoid danger as well as to resist and protect themselves from physical abuse.

Visit the UCI Police Department radKIDS website for more information and to sign up your child: 

UCI Affiliate: $50 for the first child, $30 for each additional child.
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