Crime and Incident


Jan. 23, 2011

Officers responded to the Sigma Tau Gamma fraternity house for a report of a burglary.

It was reported that $200 was taken from a student’s cash box located in a drawer. The door to the room had been locked with no signs of forced entry.

This case is still under investigation.

Odor of Marijuana

Jan. 28, 2011

University Police responded to Donner House for a report of an odor of marijuana.

Upon arrival, officers noticed the strong smell of marijuana coming from a specific dorm room. Two citations were issued.

Missing Person

Jan. 28, 2011

Officers responded to 4614 Fifth Ave. for a report of a missing person.

Officers were told that the student had not been seen in over 24 hours and had not returned home.

She had last been seen getting into a cab outside of her residence. The student was located and was safe.

Public Drunkenness

Jan. 31, 2011

During a routine patrol, officers observed a female on her hands and knees at the corner of Forbes Avenue and Beeler Street.

As the officer approached, the student collapsed onto the ground completely. The student was found to be intoxicated. She was examined by Carnegie Mellon EMS and then released to her friends.

The student was issued two citations.

Bomb Threat

Feb. 1, 2011

A bomb threat was phoned into the desk attendant at Mudge House.

Upon further investigation, officers found out that the caller was one of the desk attendant’s friends, trying to pull a prank on her.

Medical Emergency

Feb. 2, 2011

Officers responded to South Craig Street near Quizno’s due to a report of a homeless person who was in need of medical attention.

Upon arrival, the male was discovered to be heavily intoxicated. He was issued a citation, and medics transported him to the hospital for further evaluation.