Violent Crime Reported at Scenic Avenue and Ridge Road

On 09-08-2023 9:24 AM, four possibly armed subjects attempted robbery of a GTU student on the corner of Scenic Ave and Ridge Rd. The subjects fled in a white, four-door sedan with tinted windows. Police responded to the scene. 

If you have any information about this crime, or you know about any recent similar incidents please contact: Berkeley City Police: 510-981-5900.

Please note two robberies were reported by UC Berkeley near the Berkeley campus yesterday at Stuart & Hillegas Ave and 2543 Telegraph Avenue, September 7 at 12:17 PM and 12:31 PM. Please be extra aware of your surroundings. If you need help, dial 911.

In case of injury please consider accessing one of the following medical options:

  • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center: 510-204-4444 (24/7)
  • Highland Hospital: 510-437-4800 (24/7)

For more information regarding resources for victims of crime, please refer to the Campus Crime and Safety Report webpage on the GTU website. 


What is this notice?

Timely warnings are released by the Graduate Theological Union when certain crimes are reported on or near campus property, in compliance with federal law, these timely warnings provide information about campus safety, and allow campus community members to take precautions. The reported information may not have been investigate or confirmed at the time the issuance of the warning.

Physical descriptions of a suspect, including race, are included in timely warnings only when they provide several details that might distinguish the suspect’s appearance from the general population.