|08-17-2021||2:17 PM||Crime Alert||
As shared via Rave and GGC email alerts last week (August 13, 2021), a female non-resident student reported to campus police she was sexually attacked at or about 10 p.m. (August 12, 2021) as she walked alone to her car in the Building A parking lot. As a result of a thorough police investigation that included detailed review of all security camera footage, numerous witness interviews, Information Technology data logs, and victim interviews, it was determined that no sexual assault occurred on the Georgia Gwinnett College campus. Additional facts revealed the alleged victim was not present on campus that day (August 12, 2021). We understand the confusion and anxiety that this event created on our campus, but please be assured that the Office of Public Safety takes all allegations seriously, rigorously investigates any potential wrong-doing, and remains fully committed to ensuring your safety.
|08-13-2021||5:07 AM||Crime Alert||
Female victim reported at 3:15 AM on August 13, 2021 that on or about 10:00 PM on August 12, 2021 she was walking alone to her car in A Building parking lot after class. She told police she was struck from behind by an unknown person and then sexually assaulted. Victim was unable to provide any description of the attacker. Police have increased patrols in the area as the investigation continues. Anyone who may have more information or might have witnessed this crime are asked to contact campus police at 678-407-5333.
|02-14-2021||1:06 AM||Crime Alert||
Crime Alerts are posted in an effort to make the GGC Community aware of any situation that poses a potential threat to the safety and well-being of those who live, work, study and visit the campus. By keeping you aware of crimes occurring in your community the Campus Police hope to encourage you to become actively involved in crime prevention. Personal safety practices and knowledge are your best defense against crime. This alert has been approved by Chief Terrance Schneider, of the Campus Police and is intended to promote safety on campus and comply, in part, with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1990.
REPORTED OFFENSE – ARMED ROBBERY
On February 14, 2021, at approximately 1:06 AM. Campus police made contact with a Gwinnett County Police Officer near the Tennis facility on Collins Hill Road. The Tennis facility is approximately Northwest of the soccer fields.
The County Officer, stated that a possible armed robbery had occurred at 1352 Collins Hill Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043. The last known direction of travel of the suspects was North on Collins Hill Road towards Russell Road. The vehicle was described to be a Dark-colored pickup truck. Possibly black or maroon in color. The vehicle was believed to be occupied by a male and female subject.
The description of the female subject was not given. This was due to other Gwinnett County Police Officers intercepting the vehicle at Riverside Parkway. The County officers apprehended the female subject. The male subject was not present at that time. Campus police assisted by conducting area checks at the Tennis facility, and the surrounding subdivisions. Tennis facility was secure, and the surrounding subdivisions were clear at that time.
Gwinnett County Police Officers are still on the lookout for the male subject.
MALE SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: The male subject was described as a light-skinned black male wearing a dark-colored t-shirt. The male subject was bald as well.
CRIME PREVENTION TIPS: 1. Try always to find a friend to accompany you outside late at night. Even when planning to be gone just a short time. 2. Be mindful of your surroundings and place a safe distance between you and potential hiding places. 3. Report any and all suspicious people and incidents to the police immediately.
For more information on campus crime and safety, contact: Phone: 678.407.5333
|01-28-2021||11:58 AM||Crime Alert|
|01-28-2021||11:29 AM||Crime Alert|
|01-28-2021||11:09 AM||Crime Alert||
Shooting nearby campus at Sugar Mill Apartments. Suspect is described as a black male in a white t-shirt and dirty sweatpants. Gwinnett County is tracking. Possibly armed and dangerous.
|01-28-2021||10:41 AM||Crime Alert|
|01-28-2021||10:40 AM||Crime Alert|
|11-09-2019||4:00 PM||Crime Alert||
On Saturday, November 9, 2019, at approximately 11:30 a.m., a person reported an armed robbery in the Building A parking lot during an exchange of items. GGC Police, City of Lawrenceville Police and Gwinnett County Police all immediately responded to the incident.
As the situation unfolded, a shot was fired into the victim’s vehicle by the suspect who then fled on foot. There were no injuries. Police have a description of the suspect and this is an ongoing investigation by GGC Police. At this time, it is believed that the parties involved were not affiliated with GGC.
At 12:35 p.m., an all-clear was sent to campus. The safety of our campus community is of utmost importance. Please expect additional police presence for the remainder of the day.
|11-09-2019||12:39 PM||Crime Alert|
|11-09-2019||11:59 AM||Crime Alert|
|09-07-2018||3:00 PM||Crime Alert||
Incident Date: September 5, 2018
Incident Location: 875 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road (Home Depot) Lawrenceville, Georgia. 30043
Incident Description: On September 5, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College was notified of a violent crime that occurred at the Home Depot on Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road. Loss prevention employees and bystanders were threatened with a handgun twice during the incident. Suspect 1 assaulted a bystander in the head with the handgun, loaded the stolen merchandise into the Suspect Vehicle and was driven from the scene by Suspect 2.
Description of Suspects
Status of Investigation: This incident is being investigated by the Gwinnett County Police Department. Report any information regarding this and other criminal incidents to Gwinnett County Police 770.513.5700 or Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404.577.TIPS (8477).
See Something, Say Something: Report any information regarding this crime and other criminal incidents to the Georgia Gwinnett College Police Department by calling 678.407.5333 or by emailing Report a Crime In addition, you can help the GGC community fight crime. Don’t look the other way or ignore suspicious activity. If you see something that prompts concern, say something and notify Campus Police immediately.
Additional Information for the Georgia Gwinnett College Community
Safety escorts are available through the Georgia Gwinnett College Police Department by calling 678.407.5333.
Download the LiveSafe safety app LiveSafe for quick access to the Georgia Gwinnett College Police Department and other safety resources.
Clery Act Requirements
|09-05-2018||3:25 PM||Crime Alert||
Soft lockdown lifted. GGC Public Safety swept and cleared all buildings and parking lots. Resume normal class schedule.
|09-05-2018||3:08 PM||Crime Alert|
|09-05-2018||2:58 PM||Crime Alert|
Review procedures in the event of an emergency.