Category Archives: Safety Alerts – Medford

Timely Warning – Assault, Dangerous Weapon / Assault & Battery at College and Boston Avenues

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 »

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Safety Advisory – Breaking and Entering 08-27-2016

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.

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Safety Advisory – Indecent Exposure Incident Near the Medford Campus

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 »

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Timely warning – Armed Robbery/Assault and Battery Dangerous Weapon

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 »

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Indecent Exposure 5/14/16 SA16-4-CPM

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 »

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Timely Warning – Attempted B&E

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 »

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Timely Warning-Wren Hall

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 »

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Safety Alert – Unarmed Robbery

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.  

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Indecent Exposure 6/30/15 SA15-3-CPM

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.

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Unarmed Robbery 5/16/15 SA15-2-CPM

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.

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