Under the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, Barnard College is required to alert the campus community to certain crimes that pose a continuing danger to the campus community in a manner that is timely and will aid in the prevention of similar crimes. We also share here other crimes pertinent to the campus community.
On September 17, 2019 at approximately 5:45 pm, two unidentified males entered two different occupied classrooms in Barnard Hall. A student in one classroom asked them to leave and followed them out of the building. The student called public safety and followed the two males out the gate at 119th St and Broadway. After which, an altercation ensued resulting in minor injuries to the student. The unidentified persons fled north on Broadway from West 119 Street. A report was filed with the NYPD, and Columbia University Public Safety was notified. Anyone with information regarding the incident can call 911 or Public safety at 212-854-3362.
On October 8, 2019, Columbia Public Safety shared a Clery Crime Alert regarding burglary incident(s) that occurred over the weekend. Further details from Columbia Public Safety can be found here :https://publicsafety.