News

Crime and Incident

Odor of Marijuana

Sept. 30, 2011

University Police were dispatched to Hamerschlag House for a report of an odor of marijuana.

Upon the arrival of the police, the students present admitted to smoking marijuana and were cited for disorderly conduct. Student Life was also notified.

Theft of Services

Oct. 1, 2011

Campus officers were flagged down by a Yellow Cab driver. The driver reported that a female wearing a long black dress, high heels, and a black hood on her head went into Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall to get cab fare and never returned. This case is still under investigation.

Aggressive Behavior

Oct. 2, 2011

Carnegie Mellon Police were dispatched to Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity for a report of a possible fight. Upon arrival, there was no fight, but it was reported that one student was asked to leave the house and became belligerent, pushing another male. One male was escorted from the scene and cited for underage drinking.

Vehicle Accident

Oct. 4, 2011

University Police and EMS were dispatched to Frew Street for a report of an accident involving a bicycle and a vehicle.

The bicyclist was taken to the hospital to be checked over; he suffered no serious injury.

Public Urination

Oct. 5, 2011

It was reported to University Police that a male was seen urinating in the East Campus Garage. The male was identified, but officers have been unable to make contact with him yet. This case is still under investigation.

Theft

Oct. 5, 2011

University Police responded to the University Center for a report of a stolen purse from the women’s locker room.

Right after the report was taken, the purse was turned into the equipment desk. The purse was reunited with its owner.