Campus & Community

Police reports

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Following are some of the incidents reported to the Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) for the week ending Oct. 20. The official log is located at 1033 Massachusetts Ave., sixth floor, and is available online at

Oct. 16: At Peabody Terrace, an officer was dispatched to take a report of a stolen pair of concert tickets valued at $452.55. Officers sent on his way an individual who was yelling and causing a disturbance at Radcliffe Campus Drive. At the Harvard Square kiosk, officers assisted the Cambridge Police Department (CPD) with two individuals involved in a domestic disturbance.

Oct. 17: A bicycle was stolen at the Center for Government and International Studies. At the Science Center, an officer was dispatched to take a report of a stolen unattended wallet.

Oct. 18: Officers were dispatched to the Harvard Advocate at 21 South Street, to a report of a loud party. While in the process of shutting down the party, one of the officers observed an individual attempting to climb into the police cruiser. The individual was placed under arrest and charged with breaking and entering. Also at the Harvard Advocate, officers took a report of a stolen unattended purse containing a wallet, $20, and a cell phone. Also stolen was the individual’s blue scarf and a black iPod Touch. Later the individual’s purse, wallet, and a portion of the money were located.

Oct. 19: A black leather wallet was reported stolen at Hillel. At Mt. Auburn Street and Holyoke Street, officers were dispatched to assist the CPD in taking a report of an assault.

Oct. 20: An officer was dispatched to Divinity Hall to take a report of a pair of stolen earrings. Upon arrival, the officer observed a pry mark and chipped wood on the lower part of the door. At William James Hall, officers issued an unwanted guest a trespass warning for all Harvard University property. A lawn ornament was knocked over and damaged at Andover Hall. At Soldiers Field Park, an officer was dispatched to take a report that an unknown individual kicked a large hole in the wall inside the building. A bicycle, cable lock, and helmet were reported stolen at the Gutman Library. At the Building C1 of Harvard Medical School, an officer was dispatched to take a report of a stolen unattended and unsecured cell phone. At 78 North Harvard St., an officer assisted the Boston police in a report of a motor vehicle with smashed windows.