DailyNews Issue for Friday, Dec 19th, 2014

Crime Advisory: B&E at Windsor Essex Economic Development Centre

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On Sunday December 14th at approximately 9:15 p.m. a suspect entered the Windsor Essex Economic Development Centre. Inside, the male caused damage to several offices and stole a laptop, a camera, an I-Pod, a Blackberry Playbook, a Kobo reader and several parking passes. A photo from survellience video is shown here.

The suspect is described as slim white male in his late twenties to early thirties wearing a waist length greyish green winter coat, green pants, black shoes and red gloves.  He also wore a brown "trapper style" winter fur hat. He was carrying a black backpack with a light grey U-shaped design across the back.

Campus Community Police and Windsor Police are investigating this crime. If anyone has further information on this crime, please contact Campus Community Police at (519) 253-3000 ext. 1234 or Windsor Police detectives at (510) 255-6700 ext. 4350. For anonymous tips call Crime Stoppers at 519-258-8477 (TIPS), or online at www.catchcrooks.com.
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ITS warns: Avoid phishing - don't get hooked

With the busy season of shopping and travel upon us ITS reminds you that the University of Windsor will never send unsolicited requests for passwords or other personal information via email.  Messages requesting such information are fraudulent and should be deleted. Phishing is an attempt to collect such private information as user id, password, credit card, social insurance number and/or bank account details. These communications will often appear to be from a bank, online payment, E- ticket/airline or IT administrators requesting information or a confirmation of information. For more information on various types of phishing methods and other forms of online deception click here: http://www.uwindsor.ca/its/node/279/