News

Crime and Incident

Theft

Jan. 7, 2011

Carnegie Mellon police responded to the Quiznos at the corner of South Craig and Filmore streets after a report that a charity collection box was stolen from the restaurant’s front counter. Officers retrieved footage from security cameras, and the case is still under investigation.

Odor of Marijuana

Jan. 8, 2011

Officers were called to Donner House on a report of an odor of marijuana. Upon further investigation, marijuana and paraphernalia were confiscated, and five citations were issued.

Medical Emergency

Jan. 8, 2011

City of Pittsburgh medics and officers responded to a man calling from Shirley Apartments. The man was located and found to be breathing but unresponsive. He was taken to UPMC Presbyterian Hospital for treatment.

Public Intoxication

Jan. 9, 2011

During routine patrol, officers stopped a female who had fallen while walking on South Craig Street. It was determined that the student was intoxicated. A friend was called to pick her up and safely escort her home. Two citations were issued.

Theft

Jan. 10, 2011

Officers were called to Morewood Gardens E Tower for a report of a stolen wallet.
The student received an e-mail stating that her wallet had been found and left at the Morewood desk, but the cash was missing from it when she retrieved it.

Odor of Marijuana

Jan. 10, 2011

Campus police responded to Donner House for a report of an odor of marijuana.
No evidence of marijuana was found.

Burglary in Progress

Jan. 11, 2011

University Police responded to Roselawn Terrace for a report of a burglary in progress. No actor was found on scene. Upon further investigation, it was found that a window was broken with a brick and a trace of blood evidence was left at the scene. The case is still under investigation.

Theft

Jan. 12, 2011

Officers responded to the Collaborative Innovation Center’s security desk on a report of a stolen laptop. The victim stated that his laptop had been taken from his workstation in the Information Networking Institute building. The case is still under investigation.