HUPD has been kept busy in the past two weeks investigating loud parties in Mather, suspicious activity in the normally placid freshman dorms, and disturbances at Au Bon Pain. As part of our Securitas series, we've combed through recent HUPD log entries and published some of the more colorful entries below.
BY THE NUMBERS
Reports of loud parties: 11
Reports of unwanted guest[s]: 12
Stolen bags and wallets: 9
Total value of stolen bikes: $2940
Total value of stolen Apple products: $8099.99
Total value of stolen computer mice: $10
Dispatches to Mather: 5
Dispatches to freshman dorms: 9
Dispatches to Au Bon Pain: 6
Oct. 8, 2011
Suspicious Activity (2:53 a.m.)
Holworthy Hall Middle, 19 Harvard Yard, Cambridge
Officer dispatched to a report of an individual streaking. Officer reports the individual was gone on arrival.
Suspicious Activity (6:11 p.m.)
Grays Hall West, 7 Harvard Yard, Cambridge
Officer dispatched a report that an individual screamed and another individual yelled “get out.” Officers searched the area for anyone in need of assistance with negative results.
Oct. 9, 2011
Noise Complaint (1:19 a.m.)
Mather House A, 93 Banks St., Cambridge
Officers dispatched a report of loud noise. Officers arrived and report the noise was coming from the entire fourth floor of the building and all the individuals were sent on their way.
Oct. 10, 2011
Suspicious Activity (3:08 p.m.)
Stoughton Hall North, 17 Harvard Yard, Cambridge
Officers dispatched to a report that an individual’s door was open when they had shut it. Officers report a window was open but everything appeared in order.
Oct. 11, 2011
Suspicious Activity (11:32 a.m.)
Sever Gate, 56 Harvard Yard, Cambridge
Officer dispatched to a report that a group entered through the gate and was using the facilities in Sever. Officer reports the group was on a tour and was leaving the area.
Oct. 12, 2011
Assist Cambridge Police (10:14 p.m.)
60 Plympton St., Cambridge
Officers assisted CPD with searching the area for an individual following individuals in the area. Officers located the individual and report the individual was not following people but was looking for their vehicle.
Oct. 13, 2011
Suspicious Activity (10:50 a.m.)
Officer dispatched to take a report of suspicious activity. Upon arrival the officer was informed an individual found a used condom between 77 Brattle St. and the Schlesinger Library.
Oct. 14, 2011
Suspicious Activity (11:53 p.m.)
Mower Hall B, 16 Harvard Yard, Cambridge
Officers dispatched to a report of an individual banging on the windows of Mower and Stoughton halls requesting access to the building. Officers report the individual was affiliated with the university and sent on their way.
Oct. 17, 2011
Suspicious Activity (9:31 a.m.)
Pound Building, 1563 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge
Officer dispatched to take a report that suspicious posters were found in the copy room.
Oct. 19, 2011
Fire (3:50 p.m.)
Science Center, 1 Oxford St., Cambridge
Officers dispatched a report of a fire alarm. Upon arrival with CFD officers were informed a wall mounted heater located in the basement caught on fire. The building was evacuated and the fire was extinguished. CFD deemed the building safe for re-entry.