News

Crime and Incident

Theft

Aug. 20, 2012

University Police received a report from a student that he secured his black Vilano bicycle to a pole on Frew Street outside Baker Hall on Aug. 18. When he returned to get the bike on Aug. 20, it was gone.

Theft

Aug. 20, 2012

A staff member in Baker Hall reported that someone entered his locked office and stole an iPad and a camcorder. There was no sign of forced entry into the office. The incident remains under investigation.

Underage Drinking

Aug. 20, 2012

At approximately 11 p.m., University Police were summoned to Donner Hall regarding an underage drinking party. Nine Carnegie Mellon students were cited for underage drinking, and two bottles of vodka were seized and destroyed.

Suspicious Person

Aug. 21, 2012

University Police were summoned to Baker Hall at approximately 3:30 p.m. regarding a suspicious person who was observed entering numerous offices in the psychology department. The officers located the male, who gave varying accounts of his purpose on campus, none of which could be verified. The male was escorted from the building and warned that, if he returned without being accompanied by a Carnegie Mellon affiliate, he would be arrested for defiant trespass.

Theft

Aug. 21, 2012

A student reported that her new cream-colored Electra Towne bicycle, valued at $450, was stolen from in front of Stever House. The student had secured the bicycle to the bike rack on Sunday afternoon, and it had been stolen by Monday morning. The student was able to supply the serial number, and the bike was entered into the National Crime Information Center database.

Criminal Mischief

Aug. 22, 2012

A Carnegie Mellon staff member reported that her vehicle’s tire had been slashed sometime between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. The staff member said she believes the crime was a random act of vandalism.

Underage Drinking

Aug. 23, 2012

University Police were summoned by the University of Pittsburgh Police to assist them with an underage Carnegie Mellon student under the influence of alcohol who appeared to be lost. A Carnegie Mellon officer transported the student to his dorm. The student is being cited for underage drinking.

Underage Drinking

Aug. 23, 2012

At approximately 6:50 a.m., University Police were summoned to Mudge House for a student who was passed out on the floor and was unresponsive. The officers learned that the student had been drinking alcohol and was underage. The student was cited for underage drinking.