Crime & Incident
August 15, 2007 at 10:41 a.m.
A male was caught stealing a university employee’s wallet while the employee was in her office. The actor fled the scene. The employee chased the actor to a bus stop, where she called police. The actor was apprehended by University Police and admitted to the theft.
August 16, 2007 at 1:10 p.m.
A fire alarm was set off in Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall. The Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire arrived on the scene and found that dust from construction in the area had gotten caught in the detector and caused the alarm to sound.
August 20, 2007 at 12:29 a.m.
Students complained of excessive noise coming from the fraternity quadrangle. University Police arrived on the scene and advised the members of fraternities in the area to quiet down.
August 20, 2007 at 11:07 a.m.
The fire alarm sounded at McGill House. University Police arrived on scene and found no signs of smoke. The alarm was reset.
August 21, 2007 at 2:10 a.m.
A student reported that his wallet had been stolen from the University Center. The wallet was left unattended.
August 22, 2007 at 11:11 p.m.
A fire alarm was set off in Scobell House. The Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire arrived and found no signs of smoke. Firefighters determined that a student had mistakenly activated the alarm.
August 23, 2007 at 1:54 a.m.
University Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle by university housing near Margaret Morrison Street. University Police removed the vehicle from the area.
August 23, 2007 at 2:53 a.m.
A fire alarm sounded at the Kappa Delta Rho house. University Police arrived on scene and checked and cleared the area.
August 23, 2007 at 1:40 p.m.
A student reported that his belongings had been stolen from his tent by the Fence. The tent had been left unattended.