Crime Alert Sexual Assault (Off Campus) 5 2 14
Department of Public Safety
On Friday May 2nd, 2014 at approximately 4 A.M., a Columbia University Affiliate was
the victim of a sexual assault. The victim states that, while traveling in livery cab on Riverside
Drive, the driver did pull the cab over and sexually assaulted her. The victim describes the
perpetrator as a Male/50’s/Gray hair/ beard. The below vehicle was used during the
commission of this crime.
If you have any information about this crime, please contact the undersigned or call the
26 Pct. detective squad at 212‐678‐1351.
When using car services, always use ‘licensed for hire’ vehicles and note the hack license number. Call
ahead to your final destinantion and have someone waiting for you when you arrive. If you start to feel
unsafe, exit the vehicle at the next inhabited, well lit area.
Director of Investigations
May 2, 2014