News

Crime and Incident

Vehicle Collision

April 1, 2011

Officers responded to Forbes Avenue near the Morewood parking lot for a report of a vehicle accident involving a Pittsburgh Authority Transit bus and a car.

Pittsburgh city medics and Port Authority police also were on scene. No injuries were reported.

Theft

April 1, 2011

Officers responded to a materials science lab in Wean Hall for a report that a 1x1-inch sheet of platinum had been stolen.

This case is still under investigation.

Disorderly Conduct

April 2, 2011

Officers responded to the Morewood parking lot for a report of an intoxicated male who was being belligerent and crude to a Carnegie Mellon bus driver.

Upon arrival, officers located the student, who refused to provide identification. The student was brought to the Carnegie Mellon police station until he could be positively identified. The student was issued a citation.

Theft Arrest

April 2, 2011

University Police responded to the University Center for a report of a suspicious male. The male was recognized from a previous theft in the same location of the University center.

The suspect fled upon police arrival. Officers caught up with the suspect and arrested him on outstanding warrants and also charged him with thefts he had committed that same day. He was taken to the Allegheny County Jail.

Bicycle Theft

April 4, 2011

Officers responded to the Baker Hall bicycle racks for a report of a stolen bicycle. Upon arrival officers took a description of the bike, but no model number or serial number could be given.
Officers still have this case under investigation.