News

Crime and Incident

Suspicious Person

March 14, 2009 at 9:37 a.m.

An unknown male entered the Mudge House dormitory without being invited and was asking students for money. Carnegie Mellon police responded, but could not locate the individual.

Arrest

March 16, 2009 at 4:52 p.m.

An employee working in the University Center was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

Fire Alarm

March 17, 2009 at 2:41 p.m.

A fire alarm was activated on the fifth floor of Hunt Library. Police responded but could not find any evidence of fire or smoke.

Vehicle Damage

March 17, 2009 at 4:10 p.m.

A Carnegie Mellon student reported minor damage to his vehicle. He suspects the damage occurred while he was on spring break.

Theft

March 17, 2009 at 5:11 p.m.

A Carnegie Mellon student reported that, while on spring break, an unknown person removed her chair from her room and replaced it with another chair.

Fire Alarm

March 17, 2009 at 5:43 p.m.

The fire alarm in the Dithridge Street Garage of the Software Engineering Institute was activated. Carnegie Mellon police and the City of Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire responded, but no smoke or fire was present and the cause of the activation is unknown.

Noise Complaint

March 18, 2009 at 1:06 a.m.

Students on the Fraternity Quad were working on their booths after quiet hours.

Carnegie Mellon police responded and informed the students that they are not permitted to build their booths for Spring Carnival after 11 p.m.

Theft

March 18, 2009 at 1:06 p.m.

A student in Hunt Library reported her backpack being removed from where she put it. The case is under investigation.

Fire Alarm

March 18, 2009 at 1:15 p.m.

The fire alarm of the Software Engineering Institute Garage was activated but no smoke or fire could be found.

Fire Alarm

March 18, 2009 at 1:44 p.m.

In Morewood Gardens, the fire alarm was activated on the first floor. The alarm was caused by water that leaked into the pill station.