News

Campus Crime and Incident

Assisting an Outside Agency
Feb. 15, 2014

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police informed University Police that two Carnegie Mellon students were arrested for various offenses in Shadyside. The two students were allegedly involved in a physical altercation and were heavily intoxicated. Charges include, but are not limited to, assault, public intoxication, and presenting false ID to law enforcement.

Odor of Marijuana
Feb. 16, 2014

University Police were summoned to the third floor of Morewood Gardens E-Tower after receiving a report of an odor of marijuana. Officers arrived on scene and confirmed that the room’s occupant was smoking marijuana before the officers’ arrival. The male was cited by University Police using the Carnegie Mellon internal discipline system due to his extreme cooperation with University Police.

Disorderly Conduct
Feb. 17, 2014

University Police were summoned to the University Center loading dock after a CulinArt employee reported a verbal argument between a former employee and a kitchen supervisor. University Police separated the involved parties. The reporting person stated that he did not wish to pursue legal charges. The former employee was issued a defiant trespass warning letter, forbidding him to return to Carnegie Mellon’s leased or owned property.

Unauthorized Use of ID Card
Feb. 17, 2014

University Police were alerted that a Carnegie Mellon Escort Service shuttle driver confiscated a Carnegie Mellon ID card after an unidentified male tried to use the card, which did not belong to him. University Police are working to identify the male, but he currently remains unidentified. The ID card was returned to the rightful student, who stated that she lost the ID days before.

Hit and Run
Feb. 18, 2014

University Police are following up with a hit-and-run incident that occurred in the UC turnaround. The victim stated that the driver left the scene as the two parties were exchanging insurance and contact information. The victim stated that she can positively identify the other driver. This investigation is ongoing.

Theft of iPhone
Feb. 18, 2014

A Carnegie Mellon student reported his iPhone stolen after he left it with his personal belongings in Wiegand Gymnasium. The victim stated that the phone was stolen between 9–10 p.m. This investigation is ongoing.

Theft of Backpack
Feb. 20, 2014

A Carnegie Mellon visitor working as a recruiter in the University Center reported his backpack missing. The victim stated that he placed his backpack under a table in Rangos Hall at 12 p.m. and noticed that his backpack was missing at around 4:40 p.m. This investigation is ongoing.

Theft of Bicycle
Feb. 20, 2014

A Carnegie Mellon student reported his bicycle stolen from the bike rack at Hunt Library. The victim stated that his GMC Denali Road Bike was stolen from the rack between Feb. 10–Feb. 20. The victim confirmed that he did not secure the bicycle using a cable lock.