2012

Unarmed Robberies - Kirkland/Trowbridge Streets and Ellery/Harvard Streets

March 27, 2012

The following alert was disseminated by the Cambridge Police Department this afternoon. One of the incidents involved a Harvard affiliate.

CITIZEN ALERT:
Cambridge Police Share Safety Tips & Information on Recent Unarmed Street Robberies

March 27, 2012
The Cambridge Police Department is asking residents to be vigilant after two recent unarmed street robberies occurred in Cambridge.

The first incident occurred on March 25 between 1:30 and 2 a.m. when a female in her 20’s was thrown to the ground by a male on Kirkland Street near Trowbridge Street as she...

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Rape - Harvard Yard

August 10, 2012

On Friday, August 10, 2012, an unaffiliated female reported to the Harvard University Police Department that she was the victim of a rape in Harvard Yard at approximately 3:15 AM. The victim was grabbed as she entered the Yard through the Johnston Gate and was pulled behind Massachusetts Hall and attacked.

The victim described the offender as a very tanned, possible Hispanic male, mid-twenties, 5’7” in height, medium build, dark hair, wearing a white shirt.

This incident is being actively investigated by the Harvard University Police Department’s Criminal Investigation...

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Rape - Area of Oxford and Kirkland Streets

August 17, 2012

On Friday, August 17, 2012, an unaffiliated female reported to the Somerville Police Department that she was the victim of a rape in the area of Oxford and Kirkland Streets near Harvard University on Tuesday, August 14, 2012, sometime after 11:00 PM. Harvard University Police Department detectives are working with Cambridge Police Department detectives to investigate this incident.

The victim described the offender as a white male, mid-twenties, 5’6” in height, thin build, dark spikey hair, wearing dark pants.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please...

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