The Department of Public Safety (DPS) is currently investigating a bias incident that was first reported on Thursday, Jan. 30. An Asian American Syracuse University student reported being verbally harassed by individuals in a vehicle driving by at the corner of Stratford Street and Comstock Avenue on Saturday, Jan. 25. There was no physical altercation. There is no additional information at this time.
The Department of Public Safety continues to actively investigate several bias incidents. And, thanks to the generosity of a concerned donor, a reward is available for those who provide information that leads to the identification of a responsible individual. If you have information about this incident or others, please call the DPS at 315.443.2224. If you would like to anonymously report NON-EMERGENCY information for DPS, you can use the Silent Witness tool. To report a bias incident or to receive support, visit the Stop Bias website.