Phone, Text Messages, and E-mail Harassment
Annoying, harassing or obscene telephone calls, text messages and e-mails are illegal. University Police can assist you in minimizing and eliminating these annoyances.
Filing a Complaint
Keep a running log of the dates and times you received calls.
Contact the Northeastern University Police Department at (617) 373-2121.
Forward the police case number to your provider when you open a case with them.
The trace information will only be released to the police agency with which you filed the official report.
Personal Safety Threats
If you live in university housing, are a staff member on campus, or live in the area and the perpetrator has made threats against your personal safety, immediately contact the Northeastern University Police at (617) 373-3333.
Contact your service provider to learn how to trap and trace annoying communications.