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Coffee with a Cop

Wednesday, February, 21st, 2018 Home Slider

The Tufts University Police Department is pleased to offer a nationally recognized program called “Coffee with a Cop.” “Coffee with a Cop,” is designed to break barriers between the police and members of the community in an open forum over a cup of coffee. This simple idea brings police officers

Holiday and Winter Break Tips

Friday, December, 15th, 2017 News

Most of you will be leaving shortly to celebrate the holidays and winter break. Whether you are traveling near or far the majority of you will be leaving your living spaces vacant and unattended.

Timely Warning: Indecent Assault and Battery-Curtis Street Somerville

Sunday, December, 10th, 2017 Safety Alerts Safety Alerts - Medford Timely Warnings Timely Warnings - Medford/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 then… Read More

Timely Warning – Armed Robbery in Davis Sq. area

Saturday, December, 2nd, 2017 Safety Alerts Safety Alerts - Medford Timely Warnings Timely Warnings - Medford/Somerville

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… Read More

Safety Advisory from Boston Police Commissioner William Evans – Phone Extortion Scam

Tuesday, November, 7th, 2017 Crime Advisory Safety Alerts - Boston Safety Alerts - Grafton Safety Alerts - Medford

A Message to Boston’s College and University Students from Boston Police Commissioner William Evans BPD Community Alert: After Recent Incidents, BPD Warns Student Community of Ongoing Phone Extortion Scam The Boston Police Department is advising Boston area college and university students and their families to be aware of an ongoing phone extortion scam.  The BPD… Read More

Reminders for Halloween

Tuesday, October, 24th, 2017 News

As we approach Halloween, we want to remind all students that accessing the rooftop of a University building is dangerous and prohibited. In years past, a small number of students have placed pumpkins in dangerously high places on campus. Many of the roofs on campus are unsafe for people to walk on and could be damaged… Read More

Timely Warning, Threats Statements, 75 Kneeland Street

Tuesday, September, 19th, 2017 Safety Alerts Safety Alerts - Boston Timely Warnings Timely Warnings - Boston

Today we received a report from the Tufts Medical Center (TMC) Public Safety Department of an incident that occurred this morning at 75 Kneeland Street.  A TMC employee reported being followed by an unknown male into the building and on to the elevator.  While being followed, the victim was threatened by the suspect, and after… Read More