News

Crime and Incident

Suspicious Person
November 20, 2006
at 1:40 a.m.

A suspicious male claiming to work for a hotel was spotted soliciting students in the University Center. The actor was six feet tall, in his 20s, and wearing white pants and a leather jacket. He was given a state citation for defiant trespass and an official police warning never to return.

Theft
November 22, 2006
at 4:54 p.m.

A laptop bag was stolen from an office in Warner Hall. The bag contained a computer and keys. The victim was unsure at what time during the day the burglary had occurred. The door of the office had been left unlocked.

Burglary
November 25, 2006
at 4:27 p.m.

An unknown person forcibly entered a student’s apartment in Cathedral Mansions and removed the student’s laptop. The item has not been found.

Burglary
November 27, 2006
at 8:06 p.m.

A student reported that an unknown person had forcibly entered his apartment in London Terrace through a window and stolen his laptop.

Fire Alarm
November 28, 2006
at 10:54 p.m.
A fire alarm was set off on the fourth floor of West Wing. Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire units were dispatched and reported that the alarm had been set off by burnt food.

Suspicious Activity
November 29, 2006
at 9:04 p.m.

A person was spotted viewing pornography on one of the computers in Hunt Library. The person was not identified as a member of the university community. Police asked the actor to exit the building.

Theft
November 29, 2006
at 3:18 p.m.

A woman reported that her brown purse had been stolen out of a locker in the women’s locker room in the University Center. She had left the purse unattended while she used the gym and discovered the purse missing upon her return. The locker had been unlocked.

Theft
November 30, 3006
at 5:15 p.m.

A female student reported that her orange tote bag had been stolen from Rangos Hall 2. She had been rehearsing in the room and noticed the bag missing when she went to leave. The bag contained the victim’s wallet, keys, ID, and school books. The bag has not been recovered.