Category Archives: Safety Alerts
To: The Tufts Boston Campus Community
From: Tufts University Police
Date: August 20, 2015
Tufts Police recently learned that Boston Police responded to an armed robbery that occurred today at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Knapp Street, near the Boston campus. The victim is a Tufts Medical Center affiliate.
The suspect, who more »
A Tufts University student reported yesterday that on Saturday, 06/27/15 at approximately 5:30 PM she was walking near campus on Teele Ave when an unknown college age male exposed himself to her.
At about 2:15 am on May, 16, 2015, a visiting Tufts University affiliate reported to the Tufts University Police that he had been robbed (no weapon used) while traveling on foot from Davis Square while on College Ave, in Somerville near the Powder House Rotary.
On Friday, April 3, 2015 at approximately 2:43 am the Tufts University Police received a call of a breaking and entering in progress at a house on Winthrop Street near Capen Street in Medford, Ma. The resident, a Tufts student, awoke to a male standing in the entrance to their bedroom.
This message is an update to a timely warning sent on October 28, 2014 regarding an unarmed robbery that was reported to have taken place on October 27, 2014 at about 11:15 p.m. on Packard Avenue at Electric Avenue in Somerville.
A follow up investigation has determined that no crime took place and no more »
This evening, October 28, 2014, a Tufts student reported to the Tufts University Police Department (TUPD) that he was the victim of an unarmed robbery last night, October 27, 2104 at about 11:15 pm. The victim reported while walking from campus on Packard Ave in the area of Electric Avenue in Somerville he was approached more »
Update on Fraudulent Telephone Calls
Wednesday May 20, 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.
As noted in previous advisories, several members of the Tufts community are again receiving more »
Recent Property Thefts
The Tufts University Police Department (TUPD) wants to advise all Tufts community members that thefts of valuable electronic devices – one cell phone and four laptop computers –increased rapidly over this past weekend.
In the most recent incidents reported to police, one cell phone and one laptop were reported stolen more »
On September 4, 2014 at approximately 1:30 p.m. Tufts Police learned that a Tufts affiliate was the victim of an Indecent Assault and Battery on Kneeland Street at the intersection of Washington Street in Boston.
On May 21, 2014 at approximately 1:00 a.m. a male student reported to Tufts Police that he had been assaulted on Dearborn Road.