Category Archives: Crime Advisory

Safety Advisory from Boston Police Commissioner William Evans – Thanksgiving Message

A Thanksgiving Message from the Boston Police Department
Dear Students,
Most of you will be leaving shortly to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday.  Whether you are traveling near, or far, the majority of you will be leaving your living spaces vacant and unattended.   I would like to take this opportunity, as I often do, more »

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Safety Advisory from Boston Police Commissioner William Evans – Phone Extortion Scam

A Message to Boston’s College and University Students from Boston Police Commissioner William Evans
BPD Community Alert: After Recent Incidents, BPD Warns Student Community of Ongoing Phone Extortion Scam
The Boston Police Department is advising Boston area college and university students and their families to be aware of an ongoing phone extortion scam. more »

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Crime Advisory

Key areas to focus on with ransomware are prevention, business continuity, and remediation. As ransomware techniques continue to evolve and become more sophisticated, even with the most robust prevention controls in place, there is no guarantee against exploitation. » read

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Crime Advisory – Telephone Scam

Update on Fraudulent Telephone Calls
Friday September 4, 2015
This is a joint message from Tufts Technology Services (TTS) and Tufts University Police Department (TUPD) with information on fraudulent telephone calls targeting members of the Tufts community.

Background – As noted in previous advisories, members of the Tufts community are again more »

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