A professor reported an individual peeking into classrooms in Meliora Hall. The student appeared confused and fled from the area when confronted by the professor.


Two students found on the roof of Rush Rhees were identified and given a warning.

A malfunctioning motor caused a fire alarm in Wallis Hall.


A visitor was involved in a bicycle accident on Intercampus Drive after hitting the curb. The visitor was treated at Strong ED.


Robert Bentley of Rochester was arrested after seen attempting to steal a bicycle from the rack near Meliora Hall. He was then seen on the CCTV riding a bicycle near Hylan. Bentley was charged with trespassing, possession of burglary tools, criminal mischief, and petit larceny.

Tagged: Public Safety

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