August 23, 2015
During the early morning hours on Aug. 22 and again this morning, a female resident of Seneca Hall was accosted and subjected to unwanted physical touching by an unknown male. The female was not injured. The suspect is described as a white male, 6-foot tall with brown shaggy hair and a short chinstrap beard, wearing blue jeans, a flannel shirt, worn out shoes, and a flat cap on with "Bulls" on the front. He has a tattoo on his left forearm that resembles a gray and black cross and wears rectangular glasses with blue sides.
Please contact University Police if you have any information in reference to this incident at 315.312.5555 .
University Police has increased patrols of Seneca Hall as well as all other student residences on campus.
University Police reminds everyone to always be aware of their surroundings and to report anything suspicious immediately. Don't approach strangers or let them get anywhere close to you. Oswego Guardian is a free safety app that essentially turns your cell phone into a personal safety device. Learn more atwww.oswego.edu/administration/police/rave_guardian.html .
November 4, 2012
Notice of assault on campus
A student walking across campus toward his western residence hall early Sunday morning was assaulted by a group of about five males, University Police reported this morning. He has been evaluated in the emergency room of Oswego Hospital and released.
The incident occurred in the Hewitt-Penfield quad about 3 a.m. The victim told officers that the group approached him aggressively. A few words were exchanged, he turned in response to a tap on his shoulder and was punched in the face, knocking him unconscious.
The victim did not recognize anyone in the group, and the identity of the assailants is unknown at this time. Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact SUNY Oswego's University Police at 315-312-5555.
Members of the campus community are reminded to always be mindful of their safety on campus and to avoid walking alone at night.
This message is in accordance with the federal Clery Act.