02-27-2012 Attempted Robbery

February 28, 2012

Date; Time

02/27/2012 0100 hours


1900 Block Dana Ave


Type of Crime/Nature of Incident

Attempted Robbery

A student reported that while leaving their place of employment  in the 1900 block of Dana Ave, they were approached by a subject with a weapon demanding money. The student was able to get into their vehicle and return to campus.  Xavier Police were notified and Cincinnati Police are investigation.

Current Status/Nature of Investigation

Open, Cincinnati Police Investigating

Questions or Concerns Contact

Xavier University Police Department


Main  Number :   513.745.2000


Emergency:          513.745.1000


Crime Stoppers:  513.709.7867



Prevention Advice

The Xavier Police would like to remind all members of the Xavier Community to report any suspicious activity on campus to 513-745-1000 or off campus dial 911.


  • Travel in groups during the hours of darkness
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Use the shuttle service when possible
  • Make sure to visually inspect your vehicle and the area surrounding it before entering