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Campus crime and incident

Phone Theft
Sept. 12, 2014

A Carnegie Mellon student contacted the police after her iPhone was stolen. The phone was stolen from the second floor of the Jared L. Cohon University Center around noon. The police are using Apple’s “Find my iPhone” app in an attempt to locate the phone in this ongoing investigation.

Underage Drinking and Disorderly Conduct
Sept. 12, 2014

A university police officer conducting a foot patrol of the Hill dormitories heard a loud party at the Margaret Morrison Apartments. There, he found several underage students drinking, as well as students of age. Seven citations were issued for disorderly conduct, and four citations were issued for underage drinking.

Theft from Vehicle
Sept. 12, 2014

At around 11:50 p.m., university police and University of Pittsburgh Police were contacted regarding the theft of a backpack, along with its contents, from a car. The theft occurred on Frew Street, where the car was parked. The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is investigating this incident.

Underage Drinking
Sept. 12, 2014

A resident assistant from Hamerschlag House contacted CMU EMS and the University Police regarding an intoxicated male in the bathroom of the building. The male was provided with medical assistance and is being cited for underage drinking.

Beeler Street Detail
Sept. 12, 2014

While University Police and Pittsburgh police were on detail on Beeler Street, Pittsburgh police officers cited Carnegie Mellon students for drinking from open containers, urinating in public, underage drinking, and disorderly conduct.

Criminal Mischief
Sept. 14, 2014

University Police and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire responded to a fire alarm in Roselawn Apartments. Investigation of the situation revealed that the activation was caused by a fire extinguisher being discharged, the resulting dust causing the smoke alarm to go off. University Police are citing the involved person for disorderly conduct.

Welder Theft
Sept. 18, 2014

University Police are investigating the theft of a gas welder. The machine, worth $1,200, was near the College of Fine Arts, locked with a chain and padlock on Sept. 11. The welder was noticed missing and a report was filed on Thursday.

Theft of CMU EMS Equipment
Sept. 19, 2014

CMU EMS filed a theft report on $1,400 worth of missing and stolen equipment. University Police are currently investigating the situation to identify the thief and recover the items.