Category Archives: Timely Warnings – Medford/Somerville

Timely Warning: Indecent Assault and Battery-Curtis Street Somerville

Please be advised this warning may be very unsettling and triggering.
A Tufts University Student reported to Tufts Police on December 10, 2017 that at approximately 12:15 AM,  while walking near campus, a male had followed her on to her front porch. When the student turned around the male indecently touched her. The male more »

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Timely Warning – Armed Robbery in Davis Sq. area

On December 2, 2017 at approximately 0100 Hours, the Tufts University Police were notified by the Somerville Police of a reported armed robbery in Davis Square. The victim who is not affiliated with the university reported that three males approached her, one suspect displayed a handgun and took her pocketbook. The suspects fled in a more »

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Timely Warning: Attempted Unarmed Robbery Near Medford/Somerville Campus

On Sunday 4/2/17 at about 1:54 a.m., a Tufts student called TUPD and reported that about 20 minutes earlier two males had attempted to take his backpack while walking on Warner St. by Pearson Rd. in Somerville. The victim stated that two males approached him from behind and one of the males grabbed and pulled more »

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Timely warning, Breaking and Entering Near Medford/Somerville Campus

On Friday, February 17, 2017 at approximately 5:30 am the Tufts University  Police received a call of a breaking and entering at a house on Dearborn Ro ad in Somerville, MA. Tufts students, awakened to find a male in their basement apartment.  The victims believe that the suspect entered through an unlocked back door. When more »

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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 »

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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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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 »

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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 »

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