Theft is the number one reported crime on campus. It only takes seconds for a thief to steal your laptop, smartphone or bag. Never leave them unattended when you are in a public space.
Popular theft locations
Library – Many students leave their belongings at a table unattended to use the washroom or grab some food. This is an ideal time for your valuables to be stolen. Take them with you or leave them with a trusted friend.
Lobby Space – Thieves take advantage of distracted students while chatting in lobbies or building common spaces. Keep your school bag and laptop close to you at all times.
Change rooms – Never leave valuables in a locker and when using a combination lock, always protect your pass code.