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Fall 2014

Incident: Catalytic Converter Theft
Date Occurred: November 08, 2014
Location: NIU Lot X and NIU Lot O

During the overnight hours ending the morning of Nov. 8, multiple catalytic converters were stolen from vehicles in NIU parking lots X and O. An additional catalytic converter theft was reported on Regent Drive by DeKalb Police. The matter is under investigation. If you have any information related to these reports, please contact the NIU Department of Police and Public Safety at 815-753-1212, the DeKalb Police at 815-748-8400, or DeKalb County Crime Stoppers at 815-895-3272 or e-mailcrimestoppers@dekalbcounty.org.

Be aware of suspicious people and vehicles. If you see a suspicious person under a vehicle, they may be attempting to steal the catalytic converter. Get the suspect(s) and/or suspect vehicle descriptions if possible. Write down the license plate of a suspicious vehicle if you can safely. If there is a crime in progress, call 911.

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