COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION: Community Events Tonight, 3/31/15, and Support Services

Dear Brown Community Members, We are deeply saddened by the death of a Brown University graduate student earlier today.  This is a difficult moment for our community, and we realize that many faculty, students, and staff have been affected in different ways by this tragic loss.  In these moments, it is important that we can turn toward each other for support and comfort.    In...

CRIME ALERT: Crime Alert - Assault - March 1, 2015

The Brown University Department of Public Safety would like to notify the Community of an assault involving a firearm, that occurred on Angell Street.  Incident On 3/1/2015, at approximately 9:40 P.M., a Brown University student was parked on Angell Street, between Thayer Street and Brown Street. When an unknown male, opened the drivers door and displayed a firearm. The victim...

CRIME ALERT: Crime Alert - Assault-February 19, 2015

The Brown University Department of Public Safety would like to notify the Community of an assault that occurred near the intersection of Waterman Street and Gano Street. Incident On 2/18/15, at approximately 9:30 P.M., the Providence Police Department reported to Brown University Police that a member of the Brown University Community, while walking on Waterman Street, was grabbed from behind...

COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION: Division of Campus Life - January 19, 2015

Dear Member of the Brown Community,  This year, in keeping with new federal guidelines for college campuses and in support of the aims of Brown’s Task Force on Sexual Assault, we have increased communication and transparency regarding incidents of sexual misconduct. When privacy and confidentiality guidelines permit, we are providing information about incidents and the University response....

CRIME ALERT: Crime Alert - Robbery - December 14, 2014

The Brown University Department of Public Safety would like to notify the Community of a robbery that occurred. Incident:On 12/14/14, at approximately 03:45 A.M., a Brown University student while walking on Brown Street was approached by two unknown male suspects who demanded his wallet.  The student complied and was not injured. The unidentified males fled the scene on foot towards...

COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION: Safety Information: Use of Date Rape Drugs Investigations Update - November 8, 2014

Dear Brown Students,We are writing to follow up on the October 24, 2014 timely warning notification to the community. In that notice, we indicated that we had credible reports that two students might have been served a drink mixed with a date rape drug at a fraternity party held in Sears House on October 17.  Since those reports were received, there has been an active and ongoing...

COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION: Safety Information: Suspected Use of Date Rape Drugs - October 24, 2014

Dear Brown Students, You received an email on Wednesday from the University’s Department of Public Safety including safety tips about “spiked” drinks. We are following up on that notice to alert you that the Office of Student Life and the Department of Public Safety have received reports from two students that on Friday, October 17, 2014 they suspect that they were given alcoholic punch...

COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION: Community Notification - Danger of Spiked Drinks - October 22, 2014

The Brown University Department of Public Safety would like to inform (or remind) the student community of the dangers of spiked drinks. There has been a local and national rise in drink spiking incidents on college campuses. If you are attending a function where alcohol is being served, we encourage you to exercise the following safety tips:  STRATEGIES FOR SAFETY There are...

CRIME ALERT: Suspicious Activity - May 6, 2014

The Brown University Department of Public Safety would like to notify the Community of an incident that occurred tonight at approximately 7:00 P.M., near the intersection of George and Thayer Streets. A female student reported to police, two unknown males verbally attempted to get her in their vehicle. The vehicle then left the area west bound on George Street. The student was unharmed....

CRIME ALERT: Crime Alert – Assault February 12, 2014

The Brown University Department of Public Safety would like to notify the Community of an assault that occurred at the intersection of Angell and Brown Streets. IncidentOn 2/12/14, at approximately 9:30 P.M., a member of the Brown University community was assaulted by five unknown males. The unidentified males fled the scene on foot towards downtown Providence. The victim described his...

CRIME ALERT: Crime Alert - Robbery - January 8, 2014

January 8, 2014 The Brown University Department of Public Safety would like to notify the Community of a robbery that occurred on Cushing Street. Incident On 1/08/14, at approximately 6:30 P.M., a Brown University student while walking on Cushing Street was approached by two unknown males who demanded his belongings. The student complied and was not injured. The unidentified males fled...