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NEWS ARCHIVES    

One moped theft and two attempted moped thefts

This morning, Wednesday, November 19, a moped was reported stolen. The theft took place at the Sinclair Library moped parking between 9:00 p.m. yesterday evening and 12:10 a.m. this morning.

The moped is described as a white ZNEN.

UHM Department of Public Safety (DPS) officers observed and stopped an attempted theft of two mopeds this morning at approximately 2:21 a.m. near the Johnson Hall B moped and bicycle parking area. The suspect fled the scene.

If you see suspicious activity, especially in parking areas, or if you have any information regarding any of our recent moped thefts, please call UHM DPS at (808) 956-6911 or the Honolulu Police Department at 911.

UHM DPS recommends:

  • Lock your moped, even if leaving it unattended for just a few minutes.
  • To avoid a citation or tow on campus, park in a designated moped parking area.
  • Use multiple solid steel U-Locks or a combination of a U-Lock with a cable or chain lock.
  • Remove unsecured items or personal belongings from your moped before leaving.
  • Don't lock your scooter in the same location all the time -- thieves notice patterns.
  • Be sure that your lock or chain cannot be lifted over the seat or the handlebar area when locked.
  • Whenever possible, secure your moped to a rack or other immovable object (provided that you are still in a legal parking area).
  • If you see something suspicious, call UHM DPS at (808) 956-6911.


Gas leak reported near Campus Center at UHM

8:18 a.m. Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Final update. Repair to the gas leak at the UHM Campus Center construction site is complete. Reentry to Miller Hall is being allowed. Campus Road is open.

7:55 a.m. Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Gas line leak reported at UHM Campus Center construction site near Miller Hall. The leak has been temporarily capped but avoid the area. HFD is on the scene. Miller Hall is being evacuated. Traffic at Campus Road is being rerouted. Stand by for updates.


UH Mānoa Campus Security

7:35 p.m. Monday, August 19, 2013
Repairs for the gas leak at the UHM campus have been completed. The area between Kuykendall and Campus Center has been reopened.

2:30 p.m. Monday, August 19, 2013
Gas leak at UHM campus has been temporarily contained, and reentry has been allowed to evacuated buildings. But please stay away from area between Kuykendall and Campus Center. Area has been cordoned off. Permanent repairs will occur later tonight.

1:40 p.m. Monday, August 19, 2013
Gas line leak reported at Campus Center construction site. Honolulu Fire Department and gas company are on the scene. Current evacuation occurring of Kuykendall, HIG, Sakamaki and Krauss Halls. Stay tuned for updates


Gas leak at UHM Campus Center Construction Site

Security officer informing student about gas leak11:50 a.m. UPDATE:The gas leak at the UHM Campus Center construction site has been secured. Reentry is being allowed to the four evacuated buildings (Campus Center, Dean Hall, Miller Hall and Building 37).

11:15 a.m.
A gas leak has been reported at the Campus Center construction site at UHM, between Campus Center and Miller Hall. Emergency personnel are in the area.

Evacuation is in progress. Stay away from the area.


Moped Theft at Hale Anuenue

Today, Monday, September 21, 2015, a moped was reported stolen. The theft took place at the Hale Anuenue moped parking area at UH Mānoa between 3:40 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. today.

The moped was not locked, and is described as a red and black Metro.

The suspects are described as two juveniles, one with a larger build, and the other with a "skinny" build. Both suspects were wearing Hawaiian shirts and black cargo shorts.

If you see suspicious activity, especially in parking areas, or if you have any information regarding any of our moped thefts, please call the UHM Department of Public Safety (DPS) at (808) 956-6911 or the Honolulu Police Department at 911.

DPS recommends:

  • Lock your moped, even if leaving it unattended for just a few minutes.
  • To avoid a citation or tow on campus, park in a designated moped parking area.
  • Use multiple solid steel U-Locks or a combination of a U-Lock with a cable or chain lock.
  • Remove unsecured items or personal belongings from your moped before leaving.
  • Don't lock your scooter in the same location all the time -- thieves notice patterns.
  • Be sure that your lock or chain cannot be lifted over the seat or the handlebar area when locked.
  • Whenever possible, secure your moped to a rack or other immovable object (provided you are still in a legal parking area).
  • If you see something suspicious, call DPS at (808) 956-6911.


Moped Theft at Hale Noelani

Today, Wednesday, September 16, 2015, a moped was reported stolen. The theft took place at the Hale Noelani moped parking area at UH Mānoa between 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 13 and 3:30 p.m. today. A report has been filed with Honolulu Police.

The moped is described as a Green 2015 SanYang, license Z26628.

If you see suspicious activity, especially in parking areas, or if you have any information regarding any of our moped thefts, please call the UHM Department of Public Safety (DPS) at (808) 956-6911 or the Honolulu Police Department at 911.

DPS recommends:

  • Lock your moped, even if leaving it unattended for just a few minutes.
  • To avoid a citation or tow on campus, park in a designated moped parking area.
  • Use multiple solid steel U-Locks or a combination of a U-Lock with a cable or chain lock.
  • Remove unsecured items or personal belongings from your moped before leaving.
  • Don't lock your scooter in the same location all the time -- thieves notice patterns.
  • Be sure that your lock or chain cannot be lifted over the seat or the handlebar area when locked.
  • Whenever possible, secure your moped to a rack or other immovable object (provided you are still in a legal parking area).
  • If you see something suspicious, call DPS at (808) 956-6911.


Moped Theft near Ching Field

Today, Friday, September 4, 2015, a moped was reported stolen. The theft took place near Ching Field at UH Mānoa between 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1 and 10:15 p.m. on Wednesday, September 2.

The moped is described as a White SYM DD-50, license Z15448.

If you see suspicious activity, especially in parking areas, or if you have any information regarding any of our moped thefts, please call the UHM Department of Public Safety (DPS) at (808) 956-6911 or the Honolulu Police Department at 911.

DPS recommends:

  • Lock your moped, even if leaving it unattended for just a few minutes.
  • Whenever possible, secure your moped to a rack or other immovable object (provided you are still in a legal parking area).
  • To avoid a citation or tow on campus, park in a designated moped parking area.
  • Use multiple solid steel U-Locks or a combination of a U-Lock with a cable or chain lock.
  • Remove unsecured items or personal belongings from your moped before leaving.
  • Don't lock your scooter in the same location all the time -- thieves notice patterns.
  • Be sure that your lock or chain cannot be lifted over the seat or the handlebar area when locked.
  • If you see something suspicious, call DPS at (808) 956-6911.