News

Crime and Incident

Bicycle Theft

Oct. 1, 2010

A bicycle was reported to University Police as stolen from in front of Wean Hall. There were no witnesses in the area and no evidence left at the scene.

Noise Complaint

Oct. 2, 2010

University Police responded to 5222 Forbes Ave. for a report of a loud party. The large group of people outside the residence was dispersed.

DUI Arrest

Oct. 2, 2010

A vehicle was stopped at the corner of Forbes and Morewood avenues. University Police officers found that the driver’s blood alcohol level was above the legal limit. The driver was charged with DUI.

Water Damage

Oct. 2, 2010

University Police responded to Wean Hall for an emergency shower that had been activated and was still running, causing water damage in several rooms along the 4300 corridor. The air horn alarm to the shower device was disabled prior to activation.

DUI Arrest

Oct. 2, 2010

A vehicle driving without active headlights was stopped by University Police at the corner of Forbes Avenue and Beeler Street. It was found that the driver’s blood alcohol level was above the legal limit. The driver was charged with DUI, underage consumption, and a violation of general lighting requirements.

Theft

Oct. 2, 2010

University Police responded to the Cut in front of the Purnell Center for a report of a stolen wallet. The wallet was left underneath a backpack in front of a tree, but the wallet was missing when the owner returned to gather his belongings. There were no witnesses in the area who reported having possibly seen the theft.

Public Drunkenness

Oct. 3, 2010

University Police responded to the Morewood parking lot for a report of an unconscious male. Upon arrival the male was found conscious and alert, covered in vomit, and laying in the grass.

The male was not affiliated with Carnegie Mellon and was taken to the Carnegie Mellon University Police station. His parents were called to pick him up, and two citations were issued for underage consumption of alcohol and public drunkenness.

Odor of Marijuana

Oct. 4, 2010

University Police responded to the third floor of Morewood Gardens E tower for the report of an odor of marijuana. Two citations were issued and Student Life was notified of the incident.