Alerts & Notifications
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BECKER COLLEGE POLICE SAFETY ALERT
January 29, 2013
The Becker College Police Department has received information regarding a robbery that reportedly occurred at approximately 7:45 p.m. on Tuesday, January 29, 2013, in Worcester, in the area of Sever Street near William Street. A non-student Worcester resident reported that she was pushed to the ground by two Hispanic males wearing “hoodie” style sweatshirts. She stated that the subjects took her purse and phone and fled from the area on foot.
The Worcester Police Department is investigating this incident. Both the Becker College and Worcester Police Departments will be continuing patrols of the area to assist in promoting the safety and security of the College community and neighborhood. It is the advisory of this department that all College students and personnel should be alert and aware, and should REPORT SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY IMMEDIATELY.
If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact:
Becker College Police @ 508.373.9555
Worcester Police @ 508.799.8600, or in emergency 9-1-1
The Becker College Police Department has provided the following Personal Safety Tips
- Be alert to your surroundings.
- Always utilize the Becker College Safety Escort Service by contacting Campus Police at the above number.
- Please report any suspicious people, activities, or vehicles to the Campus Police Department immediately. Even if you are unsure if something you have witnessed is suspicious, please report it anyway.
- All resident halls should have the first floor doors and windows secure at all times.