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Plympton Street outside of Quincy House.
Crime

Harvard Police Investigating 'Indecent Assault' of Female Undergraduate on Plympton Street

HUPD is investigating a female student's report that she was “indecently assaulted” while walking on Plympton Street early Tuesday morning, a HUPD spokesperson wrote in an email to Harvard affiliates Tuesday.

Fenway Park
College

University Police, Health Services Chiefs Caution Students to Stay Safe Ahead of Harvard-Yale Game

Boston Police will have primary jurisdiction in the areas surrounding Fenway Park, while Harvard Police will be stationed on the University’s campuses during the Game.

Number of Medical Transports During Yardfest

BSOC Protest One
Crime

Harvard Suggests Clarifying Policies, Changing Yardfest in Final Report On Arrest of Black Student

The report calls for clarification of emergency response policies, expansion of HUHS counseling, and changes to Yardfest, among other recommendations.

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Crime

Burglaries Down, Disciplinary Actions Up Last Year Per Annual Harvard Police Report

According to the 2017 report, there were 33 reported on-campus rapes and 47 reported cases of on-campus burglaries.

Holworthy Thefts
Crime

Harvard Police Investigating Two Burglaries in Freshman Dorms

Thieves climbed through the windows of freshman dorm Holworthy Hall while students were asleep and spirited away laptops, wallets, and an iPad, according to the Harvard University Police Department.

Undergraduate Council

At Town Hall, Students Call for Change After Arrest of Black Student

Some at the event sharply criticized Harvard for what they called a lack of institutional support. The arrest of the student has drawn allegations of police brutality.

University Health Services
Crime

Police, Health Services Obeyed Protocol in Arrest, Per Spokespeople

HUPD spokesperson Stephen G. Catalano wrote in an email Monday that HUHS actually contacted HUPD first. Catalano said HUPD then transferred the call to CPD.

HUPD Crime Data Screenshot
Crime

Crimes Clustered Around Square, River, Per Harvard Police Data

A Crimson analysis of data provided by the Harvard University Police Department on 581 reported crimes in 2017 reveals crime on campus generally occurs near the Charles River and Harvard Square.

Crime

Unnamed Assailant Robs Harvard Alum Near Sever Hall

The robbery was reported in Harvard Yard near Sever Hall at 6:59 PM Monday night.

Crime

Cambridge Man Arrested in Leverett House

A 21-year-old man is currently awaiting trial in Cambridge District Court after being arrested in the Leverett House courtyard last week.

Protesting DeVos
IOP

At Harvard, Free Speech Likely Costs Thousands

As controversial speakers draw vigorous on-campus protest, Harvard has shelled out upwards of $10,000 per event in security fees.

Near the River
Crime

College Student Assaulted While Running Along the River

​The Massachusetts State Police are actively investigating the assault of a Harvard College student that occurred late Tuesday night on Memorial Drive near Western Avenue.

Incidents Reported to HUPD in 2016
Crime

Incidents Reported to HUPD in 2016

Crime

27 Rapes, 70 Burglaries Reported at Harvard in 2016

The decrease in reported rapes came with an increase in non-consensual fondling reports, which grew from six to 11 cases in 2016.

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