The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

A Pitt student speaks at a protest against sexual violence outside of the Cathedral of Learning Friday afternoon.

‘We demand change’: Students protest sexual assault on campus

By Alexandra Ross, Senior Staff Writer October 7, 2022
More than 100 students at a Friday afternoon protest chanted "take back our safety, take back our campus" and carried signs with phrases such as "We demand change, we will not be silenced."
Pitt police issue crime alert after alleged sexual assault in the Cathedral of Learning

Pitt police issue crime alert after alleged sexual assault in the Cathedral of Learning

By Quentin Tan, Staff Writer October 6, 2022
Pitt police issued a crime alert Thursday detailing an alleged on-campus sexual assault.
Pitt police issue crime alert after alleged sexual assault

Pitt police issue crime alert after alleged sexual assault

By Rebecca Johnson, Editor-in-Chief September 17, 2022
Pitt police issued a crime alert Saturday detailing a reported sexual assault in the 200 block of North Dithridge Street in Oakland.
Pitt police issue crime alert after alleged sexual assault

Pitt police issue crime alert after alleged sexual assault

By Quentin Tan, Staff Writer September 7, 2022
Pitt police issued a crime alert Wednesday detailing a reported sexual assault in the 100 block of University Place.
Students moving into Litchfield Towers, the largest cluster of dorms on Pitts main campus, ahead of the new academic year during August 2022.

Medical emergencies, mac-and-cheese mishaps and elevator rescues: Pitt dorms draw city services, but should the University help fund them?

By Punya Bhasin, Alexandra Ross, Emma Folts, and Charlie Wolfson August 31, 2022
Pittsburgh public safety crews serve addresses regardless of tax status, but some high-call-volume locations — including dorms — don’t generate taxes to support them.
Police Blotter: Feb. 23 - March 3

Police Blotter: Feb. 23 – March 3

By News Editors March 3, 2022
Pitt police reported liquor law violations, criminal mischief and underage drinking citations in this week’s police blotter.
Police Blotter: Feb. 18 - Feb. 23

Police Blotter: Feb. 18 – Feb. 23

By News Editors February 24, 2022
Pitt police reported liquor law violations, criminal mischief and underage drinking citations in this week’s police blotter.
Police Blotter: Feb. 3 - Feb. 10

Police Blotter: Feb. 3 – Feb. 10

By News Editors February 10, 2022
Pitt police reported liquor law violations, theft and underage drinking citations in this week’s police blotter.
The suspect in Thursday’s robbery on Fifth Avenue in Oakland in a multi-colored windbreaker jacket and a dark colored hat.

Man arrested, detained after overnight assault in Oakland

By Rebecca Johnson, Managing Editor February 10, 2022
City police arrested Jason Moran, 28, after a Thursday morning robbery and assault in Oakland.
Pitt police chief James Loftus.

Pitt police Chief James Loftus answers student questions at SGB meeting

By Donata Massimiani, Staff Writer February 9, 2022
Pitt police Chief James Loftus made an appearance at the Student Government Board’s Tuesday evening meeting for a student Q&A.
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