Category Archives: Safety Alerts – Medford
The Medford Police Department made an arrest on November 15, 2013 of a suspect in a robbery which occurred on Monday, November 11, 2013 at 356 Boston Avenue (see original Alert below). The suspect, who is a non-Tufts affiliated, local resident, will be charged with the Armed Robbery and it is anticipated that other … » read
This evening, Sunday, September 29, 2013, Tufts University Police spoke with a student who reported being the victim of an unarmed robbery that occurred on Wareham Street in Medford, Ma. at approximately 2:30 am on Sunday, September 29, 2013. The victim was walking home and while walking on Wareham Street the suspect came up from behind … » read
Tufts University Police learned from the Medford Police department of a home invasion which occurred on Berwick Road in Medford at approximately 12:25 a.m. on September 26, 2013. The victims, local residents stated, four males entered their home. The victims reported that one suspect had a gun and the others had knives. No injuries reported … » read
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 … » read
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 … » read
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.
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 … » read
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 … » read
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.
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.