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Crime

Cambridge Police Report Surge in ATM Fraud

The Cambridge Police Department issued a Citizen’s Alert last week warning that thieves have used devices called “skimmers,” which attach to ATMs, to gain access to personal bank account information.

Crime

Bomb-Threat Suspect Still Awaiting Indictment Four Months after Arrest

Four months after his arrest for allegedly engineering a bomb hoax on Harvard’s campus, Quincy House sophomore Eldo Kim has still yet to be indicted by a grand jury.

Crime

Students To Vote on Reintroducing American Sign Language Courses

Starting on April 21, undergraduates will be able to vote on whether or not to support the reintroduction of American Sign Language courses that may be taken for credit.

Crime

2/1 - 2/19: A Vacuum Cleaner Assault

HUPD has their hands full with us Harvard students over the past few weeks. Between getting locked out of our rooms, our frequent late-night debauchery, and our pleas to spare us from the prying eyes of tourists, it seems that a lot's been going on around campus.As part of our Securitas Series, we've combed through recent HUPD logs and published some of the more colorful entries below.

Crime

HUPD Reports Unarmed Robbery Near Leverett Saturday Morning

The Harvard University Police Department issued a community advisory Saturday evening after a female unaffiliated with the University reported that she was attacked and robbed while walking near Leverett House on Memorial Drive early Saturday morning.

Crime

Serious Crime in Cambridge Hits 50-Year Low

Serious crime in Cambridge reached a 50-year low during 2013, according to the Cambridge Police Department’s annual crime review, which was released last week. In each of the past three years, serious crime in the city has dropped—2013 saw an 8 percent decline from 2012.

Flynn and Sanger on Defense Intelligence
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Defense Director Reflects on U.S. Security

Defense Intelligence Agency director Michael T. Flynn discussed topics ranging from Edward Snowden to the Middle East at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on Tuesday.

Crime

Number of Thefts in River Houses Rises

Thefts on campus spiked over the past week in several of the River Houses, where items ranging from laptops to cameras to coats were reported stolen.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Crime

U.S. Will Seek Death Penalty in Marathon Bombing Case

Tsarnaev, at one time a lifeguard at the Malkin Athletic Complex and Cambridge resident, is being tried on 30 counts, 17 of which are punishable by the death penalty in the event of conviction.

Jade Artifact Returned
Crime

35 Years After It Was Stolen, Authorities Return Chinese Vessel to Fogg

The censer, an approximately half-foot tall jade vessel for burning incense, was donated by Ernest B. Dane, Class of 1892, and his wife Helen P. Dane in 1942.

The Courtroom Scene
Crime

Three Weeks After Hearing, Bomb-Threat Suspect Still Awaits Formal Indictment

Eldo Kim ’16 was released from federal custody on Dec. 18, but the Harvard sophomore continues to await a formal grand jury indictment.

The Courtroom Scene
Crime

Bomb-Threat Suspect Eldo Kim ’16 Released on Bail Following Pretrial Hearing

Eldo Kim, the Harvard sophomore who was charged Tuesday in connection with Monday’s bomb scare on Harvard’s campus, was released from custody after an appearance in U.S. District Court Wednesday.

The Courtroom Scene
Crime

The Courtroom Scene

A courtroom sketch by freelance artist Jane F. Collins depicts, from left to right, private defense attorney Allison D. Burroughs, supect Eldo Kim ’16, public defender Ian Gold, and U.S. Magistrate Judge Judith G. Dein during Kim’s pretrial hearing Wednesday afternoon in U.S. District Court in Boston.

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Eldo Kim, a Harvard sophomore, has been charged in relation to Monday’s unfounded bomb threat on Harvard’s campus.

Affidavit of Special Agent Thomas M. Dalton
Crime

Affidavit of Special Agent Thomas M. Dalton

The affidavit submitted by FBI Special Agent Thomas M. Dalton requesting "that the Court issue a complaint charging ELDO KIM."

Youth Homelessness in the Square
Harvard Square

For Homeless Youth, Age Can Compound Challenges of Life on the Streets

On Year Later: Boston Marathon Bombings
Boston Marathon

VIDEO: Looking Back One Year Later, Harvard Affiliates Prepare to Return to Finish Line

Johnston Gate Arts Cover
Arts

Rebuilding the Past: Harvard's Beautification Renaissance

Awkward Eye Contact
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