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Cambridge Man Arrested in Leverett House

A 21-year-old man is currently awaiting trial in Cambridge District Court after being arrested in the Leverett House courtyard last week.

Near the River
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College Student Assaulted While Running Along the River

​The Massachusetts State Police are actively investigating the assault of a Harvard College student that occurred late Tuesday night on Memorial Drive near Western Avenue.

Incidents Reported to HUPD in 2016
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Incidents Reported to HUPD in 2016

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27 Rapes, 70 Burglaries Reported at Harvard in 2016

The decrease in reported rapes came with an increase in non-consensual fondling reports, which grew from six to 11 cases in 2016.

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Three Laptops, Wallet Lifted From Dorms Over Weekend

The Yard and Quad saw three separate laptop thefts from first-floor student rooms over the weekend, including one in which the burglarized suite was occupied at the time.

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Black Students Association Condemns Assault of Cornell Student

“If it could happen at Cornell, it could happen here at Harvard,” said Hasani A. Hayden ’19, the President of BSA.

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Harvard Officials Receive Non-Credible Bomb Threats

​Several University officials received emailed bomb threats Wednesday afternoon, though HUPD says they are not credible and no buildings have been evacuated.

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bike theft

Bicycle theft has increasingly become a problem on campus.

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Bicycle Thefts Increase as Students Return to Campus

Since the first freshmen arrived on campus for pre-orientation programs on August 15, the Harvard University Police Department has recorded 17 bike thefts or attempted bike thefts.

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Boston Man Charged in Square Stabbings

​The Boston Police Department has arrested a suspect in connection with two stabbings that occurred in Harvard Square last Saturday night.

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Cambridge Police Investigating Shootings Near Central Square

The victims, two men, sustained nonfatal injuries and were provided treatment at local hospitals. One was wounded in the knee and the other sustained a gunshot to the hand.

Take A Walk
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Police Investigating Two Harvard Square Assaults

Police are investigating two related assaults that occurred Saturday night near John F. Kennedy Park and the Kennedy School of Government.

The Delphic Door
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Police Respond to Assault, Head Injury Over Weekend

​The Cambridge Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit is “following up” on a head "laceration" a 21-year-old woman suffered on Linden St. Saturday.

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Former Track Coach Charged with Child Pornography Distribution

​Former Harvard track coach Walter W. Johnson ’71 was arrested and charged with the possession and distribution of child pornography Thursday.

Guinea Pigs
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Meet Matthew Young, the Batman of Pfoho's Guinea Pig World

Did you know that one of Pfoho's tutors calls himself the Guinea Pig Sheriff? We chatted with the legend himself, Matthew Young, to see what all the pfuss is about.