Crime and Incident

Fire Alarm
Dec. 7, 2007
at 12:35 a.m.

A fire alarm sounded in the Tartans Pavilion in Resnik House. The Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire arrived on the scene and found that smoke from a wood-burning stove had set off the detector. They cleared the scene after allowing the building to air itself out.

Suspicious Person
Dec. 7, 2007
at 1:45 p.m.

A Carnegie Mellon staff member called University Police after she saw a suspicious person enter the Posner Center. The actor, an Asian male in his late teens or early twenties with glasses and a navy hoodie, was reluctant to answer her when she asked him if he needed help. He told her he knew where he was going, spent at least 10 minutes in the bathroom, then quickly left the premises. University Police did not arrive in time to see the actor, nor did they find anything suspicious in the bathroom.

Dec. 12, 2007
at 9:59 p.m.

A male student studying on the third floor of Hunt Library left to go the bathroom and returned to find his bag with all his belongings missing from the table where he had been sitting. The bag has not been recovered and the actor is unknown.

Disorderly Conduct
Dec. 13, 2007
at 11:50 p.m.

A Boss House resident called University Police when he heard loud sounds of fighting from a neighboring room. Police arrived on the scene and advised the actors to calm down and lower their voices.

Fire Alarm
Dec. 15, 2007
at 10:18 p.m.

A Roselawn Terrace resident reported a fire alarm sounding. Authorities from the Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire arrived on the scene and found the cause to be a burnt pie. The scene was cleared and the alarm was reset.

Jan. 5, 2008
at 12:08 a.m.

University Police received a call from Tech House reporting a rear window broken with a line of visible footprints. The police checked the interior, found nothing unusual, and advised the residents to remain vigilant.

Property Damage
Jan. 9, 2008
at 1:54 p.m.

University Police noticed that the parking gate by Tech House was broken. It looked as if a vehicle had driven through it. The actor remains unknown.