Category Archives: Safety Alerts
To: The Tufts Community – SMFA – Boston Campus
From: Tufts University Police Department (TUPD)
Date: October 9, 2016
Dear Tufts SMFA Boston campus community members:
The Boston Police have issued a community alert for the Mission Hill area. TUPD is passing on this alert in its entirety so that more »
On October 8, 2016 at about 1:35 a.m. a Tufts student reported to Tufts Police that he had been assaulted at the intersection of Boston Ave and College Ave. The victim stated he was walking on College Ave with more »
On Saturday, August 27, 2016 at approximately 5:40 a.m., the Tufts University Police received a call of a breaking and entering at a house on College Avenue in Somerville, MA. The resident, a Tufts student, awoke to find a male standing in their bedroom.
On Tuesday, June 14, 2016, a Tufts University student reported that she was walking near the Tufts soccer field on College Avenue at approximately 2pm when she observed an unknown male exposing himself in a parked vehicle. The student said that at the time of the incident the suspect was sitting in an older model more »
At about 11:00p.m. on Friday, June 3, 2016 TUPD received a report of an attempted robbery and assault and battery dangerous weapon (knife) incident that originated on College Avenue near the Cousens Gym Complex. The incident involved three male suspects who chased the victim through the Cousens Lot and assaulted him with a knife while more »
On Saturday, May 14, 2016 at about 4:30 PM a Tufts University student reported that she was walking near campus on College Avenue when she observed an unknown male exposing himself in a parked vehicle. The student said that at the time of the incident the suspect was sitting in a black SUV parked on more »
On Sunday April 17, 2016 at approximately 9:34 a.m. Tufts Police received a call of an attempted breaking and entering at a house on Sawyer Avenue. The resident, a Tufts student, saw a white male at the rear of the house opening the screen to a window. The student could not be sure more »
Please be advised this warning may be very unsettling and triggering.
Dear members of the Tufts community:
Early Saturday morning at about 3:55 a.m. a student residing in Wren Hall awoke and found an unknown male in her room rubbing her arm. She called TUPD, which responded immediately and checked the surrounding area more »
On Wednesday March 16, the Tufts University Police Department (TUPD) learned from the Medford Police Department that Medford Police responded to an unarmed robbery on Hillsdale Road at approximately 8:15 p.m.
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 »