Category Archives: Safety Alerts

Attempted Armed Robbery 9/18/13 SA13-9-CPM

Tufts University Police learned from the Medford Police department of an attempted armed robbery which occurred at the corner of Chester Avenue and Brookings Street in Medford at approximately 7:30 pm on September 18, 2013. The victim, a local resident approached the suspect believing he was in need of assistance and the suspect brandished a more »

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Burglary Armed 9/13/13 – SA13-8-CPM

On Friday, September 13, 2013 approximately 11:50 pm the Tufts University Police received a call of a breaking and entering in progress at Blakeley Hall. The student entered his first floor room and encountered a male who he did not know. The male displayed a knife and told the student to leave. The male then more »

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Attempted Sexual Assault 8/21/2013 SA 13-7-CPM

On August 21, 2013 at approximately 2:00 pm the Tufts University Police received information about an attempted sexual assault that occurred during the overnight hours on Boston Avenue.

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A&B/Hate Crime 8/6/13 SA13-6-CPM

On Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 at approximately 12:55 p.m. Tufts University Police received a call from a Tufts student that he had just been assaulted by three male youths in the parking lot of 200 Boston Avenue. The victim reported that as he walked westbound on Boston Avenue along the sidewalk three suspects on bicycles more »

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Unarmed Robbery 7/29/13 SA13-2-CPB

On Monday, July 29, 2013 at about 4:35 p.m. Tufts University Police received a call from Tufts Medical Center Security regarding a reported unarmed robbery that had just occurred on Kneeland Street. The victim reported that as she exited 35 Kneeland Street the suspect grabbed her pocketbook from her, removed her phone, dropped the pocketbook more »

Posted in Safety Alerts, Safety Alerts - Boston

Attempted Unarmed Robbery 7/19/13 SA13-5-CPM

Tufts University Police were notified this afternoon of an attempted unarmed robbery that occurred just before 1:00 AM today, July 19, 2013, near campus on Walker Street in Somerville (see attached map). Three Tufts students were accosted on Walker Street as they passed by six suspects, all described by the students as white males 18-20 more »

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Assault 4/25/13 SA13-4-CPM

On April 25, 2013 at approximately 10:40 p.m. a male student reported to Tufts Police that he had been assaulted on College Ave.

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Indecent Exposure 4/21/13 – SA13-3-CPM

On Sunday April 21, 2013 at approximately 9:25 PM two female students came into the Tufts University Police station located at 419 Boston Avenue to report an indecent exposure. The victims stated that the crime occurred on the sidewalk abutting the train tracks on Boston Avenue near the University Police Station.

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Unarmed Robbery 2/7/13 SA13-1-CPB

On Thursday, February 7th, at about 4:15pm the Tufts University Police on the Boston campus received a call for an attempted unarmed robbery that took place on Harrison Avenue at Harvard Street. A staff member reported that she was walking on Harrison Avenue when two or possibly three males walked toward her. One of the more »

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Burglary Unarmed 2/21/13 – SA13-2-CPM

On Thursday, February 21, at approximately 2:38 a.m., Tufts University Police received a call from a student living in private housing on Whitfield Rd. in Somerville, MA. The student stated, they awoke to a person leaving their room who then immediately exited the residence. The suspect fled out the front door onto Whitfield Road. more »

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