Public Safety Informational Notice

On Monday, February 11, at 6:15 p.m., it was reported that an unknown male was found in the office of a faculty member at the Whitman School of Management. When observed, the male quickly left the area without incident. Besides the fact that this individual was trespassing on University property, no other crime was reported, at this time.

The male is described as 5’7” to 5’9”, thin build, 17 to 20 years of age, dressed in a puffy black coat, gray sweatshirt and sweatpants and was last seen leaving the west entrance of the building, toward University Avenue.

DPS detectives are actively investigating this incident. If you have information about this incident please contact the Department of Public Safety at 315.443.2224.

As a reminder, please keep in mind these safety strategies:

  • Always lock your windows and doors, even if you are only going to be away from your room or office for a short period of time.
  • Keep your personal belongings with you! Never leave cell phones, laptops, wallets or other valuables behind—it only takes a few seconds for someone to walk away with them.
  • If you see something suspicious, please report it to the Department of Public Safety.