Category Archives: Timely Warnings

Safety Advisory – Larceny From A Person, Oak Street, Boston health sciences campus

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 »

Posted in Safety Alerts, Safety Alerts - Boston, Timely Warnings, Timely Warnings - Boston

Timely Warning – Breaking & Entering on College Avenue, Somerville

On Friday, December 16, 2016 at approximately 11:20 pm 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, encountered a male on the third floor of their house. The suspect entered through a third floor unlocked window off more »

Posted in Safety Alerts, Safety Alerts - Medford, Timely Warnings, Timely Warnings - Medford/Somerville

Timely warning – unarmed robbery, Tufts Boston Health Sciences campus

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 »

Posted in Safety Alerts, Safety Alerts - Boston, Timely Warnings, Timely Warnings - Boston

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 »

Posted in Safety Alerts, Safety Alerts - Medford, Timely Warnings, Timely Warnings - Medford/Somerville

Timely Warning: B&E @ an off-campus apt

On Monday, May 30, 2016 at approximately 4:00 a.m the Tufts Police received a call of a breaking and entering at a house on Bromfield Road. The resident, a Tufts student, awoke to a male entering the student’s room. When the male noticed that the resident woke up he fled the house. Tufts Police along more »

Posted in Timely Warnings, Timely Warnings - Medford/Somerville

Timely Warning – Bomb Threats

On the morning of May 9, 2016, Police and Fire responded to a car fire in the rear 124 Professors Row and discovered a suspicious note stating that there are bombs present in Cabot Hall, Breaker Hall, Cohen Hall, and Tisch. The fire was extinguished and police are on scene investigating the bomb threats. At more »

Posted in Timely Warnings, Timely Warnings - Medford/Somerville