News

Crime & Incident

Theft
Nov. 3, 2007
at 2:17 a.m.

A University Center Information Desk employee called University Police when he noticed that an Asian flag from the International Festival had been stolen from Kirr Commons. The flag has not been found.

Vandalism
Nov. 4, 2007
at 9:49 a.m.

Residents on the second floor of Morewood Gardens reported a number of eggs had been thrown at their dormitory doors by an unknown actor. The incident was believed to have happened in the nighttime hours two days before. Facilities Management Services was notified of the problem and the University Police took a report of the incident.

Theft
Nov. 5, 2007
at 6:48 p.m.

A student left his bag in the atrium of Roberts Engineering Hall and returned to find it missing. The bag has not been recovered.

Vehicle Collision
Nov. 6, 2007
at 1:10 p.m.

University Police were on the scene when a Morewood Gardens resident drove his car into a parked car in the stacked parking area of the Morewood Gardens parking lot. Both vehicles sustained minor damage.
Theft
Nov. 6, 2007
at 3:09 p.m.

A student reported his coat missing from a classroom on the first floor of Doherty Hall. He had left it there after a class and returned to find it gone. The coat has not been found.

Fire Alarm
Nov. 7, 2007
at 5:20 a.m.

A fire alarm sounded on the third floor of the Mellon Institute by the elevator tunnel. The Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire was dispatched, found no signs of smoke, and reset the alarm.

Suspicious Person
Nov. 7, 2007
at 11:38 p.m.

A male was seen lurking on Morewood Avenue in front of the fraternity quadrangle. He was not recognized as a student. A member of one of the fraternities called University Police. Police found that the man was not a student and asked him to leave campus.

Theft
Nov. 8, 2007
at 12:57 a.m.

A student studying in a classroom in the Purnell Center for the Arts left the room for a moment and returned shortly to find his backpack missing. The student had left the door unlocked. The backpack has not been found.