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Crime Alert Campus Assault

Sunday evening, October 17, 2021, shortly before midnight, the TCU Police Department responded to an assault complaint from a student.  The student reported that while walking near Mabee Hall a male approached her from the rear and grabbed her around the waist.  The student did not recognize the male and does not know his intent.  The student struck the male and screamed for help.  The male released the student and fled the area on foot and has not been located.

If anyone has information about this incident, please contact the TCU Police Department at 817-257-7777.


  • Be aware of your
  • When possible, always travel in pairs with trusted companions, especially at night or in remote
  • At night, walk in well-lighted pedestrian
  • On campus, use Froggy 5-0 and other escort services when
  • When reporting suspicious activity, be a good witness. Describe exactly what you observe with as many details as Give complete descriptions such as sex, race, height, weight, hair color, clothing, etc. If a vehicle is involved, note the color, make, model and, if possible the license plate.

The campus community is highly encouraged to remain vigilant and immediately report any suspicious activity to TCU Police at 817-257-7777. Please program the number into your cellular telephone and download the FrogShield mobile app to facilitate a rapid police response. For off-campus emergencies, the FrogShield app will connect to 911. The best way to increase the safety and security of the campus community is to report suspicious activity before a crime can be committed.

The Campus Life office in The Harrison, 817-257-7926, and the Counseling and Mental Health Center, 817-257-7863, have resources and support services to assist any student who is a victim of a crime or traumatic event.