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Crime Alert Bulletin 2022-01

Campus Rape Incidents

February 04, 2022

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of two rape incidents that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a rape incident that occurred on January 24, 2022, and another campus community member reported a rape incident that occurred on February 01, 2022. Both incidents took place in a residence hall on campus. 

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrators were known to the reporting individuals prior to the incident.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incidents took place. The incidents were reported to the Title IX Office.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page for more information.

Crime Alert Bulletin 2022-02

Campus Rape Incident

March 22, 2022

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of a rape incident that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a rape incident that occurred on January 22, 2022. The incident took place in a residence hall on campus. 

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrator was known to the reporting individual prior to the incident.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incident took place. The incident was reported to the Title IX Office.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page  for more information.

Crime Alert Bulletin 2022-03

Campus Forcible Touching Incident

May 03, 2022

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of a forcible touching incident that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a forcible touching incident that occurred on April 28, 2022. The incident took place in a residence hall on campus. 

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrator was known to the reporting individual prior to the incident.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incident took place. The incident was reported to the Title IX Office.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page  for more information.

Crime Alert Bulletin 2022-04

Campus Rape Incident

May 05, 2022

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of a rape incident that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a rape incident that occurred on March 23, 2022. The incident took place in a residence hall on campus. 

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrator was not identified in the report.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incident took place. The incident was reported to the Title IX Office.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page  for more information.

Crime Alert Bulletin 2022-05

Campus Rape Incident

September 12, 2022

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of a rape incident that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a rape incident that occurred on September 7, 2022 in the early morning hours. The incident took place in a residence hall on campus. 

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrator was known to the reporting individual prior to the incident.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incident took place. The incident was reported to the Title IX Office.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page  for more information.

Crime Alert Bulletin 2022-06

Campus Forcible Touching Incident

September 13, 2022

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of a forcible touching incident that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a forcible touching incident that occurred on September 11, 2022. The incident took place in a residence hall on campus. 

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrator was known to the reporting individual prior to the incident.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incident took place. The incident was reported to the Title IX Office.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page  for more information.

Crime Alert Bulletin 2022-07 New

Campus Forcible Touching Incident

September 15, 2022

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of a forcible touching incident that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a forcible touching incident that occurred on September 14, 2022. The incident took place in a residence hall on campus. 

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrator was known to the reporting individual prior to the incident.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incident took place. The incident was reported to the Title IX Office.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page  for more information.

Crime Alert Bulletin 2021-01

Campus Rape Incidents

September 10, 2021

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of two rape incidents that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a rape incident that occurred on August 28, 2021, and another campus community member reported a rape incident that occurred on September 01, 2021. Both incidents took place in a residence hall on campus. 

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrators were known to the reporting individuals prior to the incident.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incident took place. The incidents were reported to the Title IX Office.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page for more information.

Crime Alert Bulletin 2021-02

Campus Forcible Touching

October 11, 2021

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of a forcible touching incident that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a forcible touching incident that occurred on October 7, 2021, on the grounds of an academic building. 

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrator was known to the reporting individual prior to the incident.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incident took place. The incident was reported to the University Police Department.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page for more information.

Crime Alert Bulletin 2021-03

Campus Rape Incident

November 16, 2021

In compliance with the provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, SUNY Cortland is giving notice of a rape incident that occurred on campus.

Reported Offense:  A campus community member reported a rape incident that occurred on November 13, 2021. The incident took place in a residence hall.

Perpetrator(s): The perpetrator was known to the reporting individual prior to the incident.

It is the institution's responsibility to make the campus community aware that the incident took place. The incident was reported to the University Police Department.

Remember, sexual assault is never the fault of the victim. While nothing is failsafe, here are some suggestions everyone may want to consider:

  • Make sure you have consent. Consent is a clear and freely given yes, not the absence of a no.
  • People who are incapacitated by alcohol or drugs cannot give consent.
  • Be active in supporting a safe and respectful community. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved or contact someone else to assist.

If you have been sexually assaulted, there are resources available to help you. Please visit our Reporting Options page and our Title IX Resource page for more information.