On February 26, 2021, at 9:38 a.m., an employee’s ex-boyfriend was present at Bent Hall on the Queens, NY, campus and attempted to speak with the employee. The employee requested the response of Public Safety reporting she has been stalked by her former boyfriend at her off campus residence since October 2020. Public Safety conducted a search of the campus and located the male. At the employee's request, the NYPD was requested and responded. The male was identified, issued a criminal court summons by the NYPD, and banned from all St. John’s University properties. The male left the campus without further incident.
Public Safety reminds the University community to always be alert and aware of their surroundings. If you observe any type of suspicious activity on or off campus, immediately notify 911 and Public Safety at 718-990-5252.