On Aug 3, 2009, at 4:54 PM, JHMedicine wrote:
It has been reported to Corporate Security that staff members have been assaulted off campus while riding their bicycles on East Monument and East Madison streets between the East Baltimore campus and downtown. Groups of juveniles have attacked the staff members and, in one case, attempted to rob the victim. The Baltimore City Police Department has been notified.
Staff members are advised to avoid these areas altogether and are further advised to be extra cautious if they choose to ride their bicycles on or near East Monument Street or East Madison Street.
Anyone with information regarding these incidents is asked to contact Corporate Security's Communications Center at 410-955-5585 (24 hours/7 days) or the Investigations Unit at 410-955-9140 (weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.).
All faculty, staff and students are reminded to alert Security Communications immediately (410-955-5585) of any suspicious persons or activity.