Category Archives: Safety Alerts – Boston
Dear Tufts Community,
Over the last several weeks, there has been an increase in reported robberies and larcenies in the immediate area of the Tufts University Health Sciences campus, some of which have involved cell phones being snatched from victims. The incidents have occurred in the afternoon/early evening and early morning hours in the more »
Dear members of the Tufts community:
At about 9:59 PM on Wednesday, January 4, 2017, a Tufts Dental student’s cell phone was taken from her while she was walking on Oak Street, between Washington St. and Harrison Ave in Boston. The suspect, travelling on a bicycle, approached the victim and removed the telephone from more »
At about 6:40 PM on Sunday, November 27, 2016, a Tufts student’s cell phone was taken from her while she stood on the corner of Kneeland Street and Harrison Ave in Boston. The suspect approached the victim and removed the telephone from the victim’s hand and fled on foot down Kneeland Street in the direction of South Station. No weapon was used or shown. The victim then notified the Tufts University and Boston Police Departments. more »
To: The Tufts Community
From: Tufts Police
Date: October 11, 2016
The Tufts Police learned today from the Boston Police of an attempted unarmed robbery that occurred near the Boston-SMFA campus on October 7, 2016 at approximately 7:50pm. The victim, a non Tufts affiliate, reported that 3 male suspects approached him while walking on more »
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 »
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 »
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 14, 2014 at approximately 11:30 a.m. during a patrol of campus, Tufts Police learned from the Boston Police that a non-Tufts affiliated woman was the victim of an attempted unarmed robbery on Kneeland Street at Harrison Avenue in Boston.
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 »
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 »