Project Type: timely-warning
May 21, 2022
Cypress College Celebrates 55th Commencement
"Cypress College hosted its 55th Commencement on Friday evening — the first in-person graduation ceremony in 3 years — with a record number of graduates and guests participating. The event was held in the college’s Gateway Plaza with more than 800 graduates from the classes of 2022, 2021, and 2020 in"
February 15, 2022
CYProud: Raelynn Requena
"Student success comes in many different forms, and Cypress College is proud to recognize and celebrate the variety of paths our students take to achieve their dreams. Whether it’s transferring to a four-year institution, or receiving an associate degree or certificate and heading into the workforce, we want all of our"
January 10, 2022
Cypress College, UCI, CSUF awarded National Science Foundation Grant to Increase Diversity in STEM, Ensure Workforce Readiness
"For Immediate Release February 3, 2022 Contact: Marc Posner (714) 484-7006 The National Science Foundations (NSF) has awarded Cypress College; University of California, Irvine (UCI); and California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) a $1.5 million partnership grant over three years. The grant will be used at the three campuses to encourage"
May 21, 2021
Class of 2021 Celebrated in 54th Commencement
"Cypress College celebrated the Class of 2021 in its live, remote 54th Commencement on Friday night. As one of Cypress College’s largest graduating classes, the 1,542 students overcame the pandemic along with the rigors of their normal coursework. Graduates provided photographs and quotes shown on screen along with the recitation of"
October 7, 2019
Timely Warning: Laptop Stolen in Strong-Arm Robbery
"Timely Warning October 7, 2019 A student reported that two men stole a laptop as the student walked through Lot 9 this morning. Campus Safety and members of the Cypress Police Department are investigating the crime as a strong-arm robbery because of the threat of force used in the crime. The"
June 27, 2019
Timely Warning: NOCE Student at Cypress College Reports Sexual Battery
"Timely Warning June 27, 2019 A female enrolled in North Orange Continuing Education coursework on the Cypress campus reported to Campus Safety that a man groped her repeatedly while on campus. The man, she reported, coerced her to get into his car at a nearby bus stop and drove her to"
September 28, 2018
Timely Warning: Student Reports Sexual Assault
"UPDATE: October 24, 2018 — Yesterday, the Cypress Police Department announced that their investigation determined that the allegation below was unfounded. September 28, 2018 A female student reported today that last month she was forced into a vehicle and driven off campus where she was sexually assaulted. The student"
March 5, 2018
Campus Open Forum Sees Lots of Comments, Concerns, Suggestions
"UPDATE Wednesday, March 7, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m.: ————— UPDATE Wednesday, March 7, 2018 @ 11 a.m.: We know that many in our community are feeling anxiety about this week’s campus lockdown and related issues. To help, Cypress College will be holding group counseling for all students, faculty, and staff. The"
Cypress College Threat Resolved; Campus Opening at 12 Noon on March 5, 2018
"OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS For Immediate Release March 5, 2018 Marc Posner, Director of Campus Communications Office: (714) 484-7006 or Cell: (714) 493-6626 CYPRESS, California — On the evening of Sunday, March 4, 2018, Cypress College Campus Safety received a notification from the police about a threat from a"
February 15, 2018
Timely Warning: Employee Reports Lewd Behavior in Lot 4
"OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning February 15, 2018 A female employee reported to Campus Safety that a man in a vehicle engaged in lewd behavior in front of her while she was walking in Parking Lot 4 around 8 a.m. Thursday. The employee reported she first saw the man"
February 7, 2018
Timely Warning: Man in Pickup Propositioned Student Walking to Campus
"OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning February 7, 2018 A female student reported that a man driving down Orange St. near the Cypress College track asked her to expose herself to him for money while she was walking down the sidewalk towards campus around 8 a.m. Wednesday morning. The man pulled"
February 21, 2017
UPDATED — Timely Warning: Tech Ed 2 Evacuated, No Other Areas on Campus Affected
"OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning February 21, 2017 UPDATED FEB. 21, 1:05 PM UPDATE: Members of the Cypress Police Department have completed their inspection of Cypress College’s Tech Ed 2 Building and determined that no threat exists. The building will re-open for students at 4 p.m. and classes will resume"
November 30, 2015
Timely Warning: Man Aggressively Attempts to Engage Student
" OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning November 30, 2015 A female student reported that a man aggressively attempted to engage her after he approached her asking for a donation to his organization. When she declined, he followed her around the pond as she attempted to walk away. The incident took place"
October 1, 2015
Timely Warning: SCE Student at Cypress College Touched Inappropriately
"Cypress College & SCE Cypress Center OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning October 1, 2015 A female student of the North Orange County Community College District School of Continuing Education (SCE), located at Cypress College, reported that a male suspect touched her inappropriately. The student immediately reported the incident to SCE"
September 30, 2015
Timely Warning: Man Aggressively Grabs Female Student’s Arm
"OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning September 30, 2015 A female student reported that a male aggressively grabbed her arm and yanked her as she walked across campus on Tuesday evening. The student pulled away and was able to leave the area unharmed. She reported the incident to Campus Safety and"
September 25, 2015
Timely Warning: Students Report Concerns About Man Offering Modeling Opportunity
" OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning September 25, 2015 Three Cypress College students have reported to Campus Safety that a man was aggressive and persistent in soliciting their interest in modeling for extra money. The students all declined, but told Campus Safety that he made them feel uncomfortable, and, in"
May 19, 2015
Timely Warning: Sexual Battery Suspect Arrested
" OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning May 19, 2015 A Cypress College student reported on Thursday, May 14, 2015, that she was touched inappropriately by a past acquaintance with whom she agreed to meet on-campus late Wednesday afternoon. The suspect subsequently coerced the victim into a restroom where he physically"
February 11, 2015
Timely Warning: Second Report of Person with a Camera in Women’s Restroom
"OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning February 11, 2015 A female student reported to Campus Safety that someone with a camera entered the women’s restroom on the third floor of the Business Building. Although the incident took place between 4-4:10 p.m., it was reported to Campus Safety at about 5 p.m."
January 8, 2015
UPDATED — Timely Warning: Student Reports Cab Driver Inappropriately Touched Her
"OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning January 8, 2015 Update: At 6:45 p.m. on January 8, the Cypress Police Department informed Cypress College that an arrest has been made in this case. ♦ A student of the North Orange County Community College District School of Continuing Education (SCE), located at Cypress"
November 14, 2014
Timely Warning: Student Reports Lewd Behavior in Library
"PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE Timely Warning UPDATE: November 18, 2014 (please see the bottom of this post) November 14, 2014 On Thursday evening, a female student reported to Campus Safety that a male student apparently engage in lewd behavior in front of her while the two were in the College Library."
Timely Warning: Threats Made to Campus Employee
"PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE Timely Warning November 14, 2014 An unknown suspect has left a series of notes threatening the personal safety of a Cypress College employee. The College is asking the campus community to be observant and to report any unusual activity. The notes were left in the employee’s work area,"
August 20, 2014
Timely Warning: Be Aware of Burglary Suspects Who Possibly had Gun
"PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE Timely Warning August 20, 2014 All members of the campus community are advised to be aware of — and to avoid interaction with — a suspect who was possibly armed during the commission of a crime during the past weekend. Two men were involved in a burglary of"
March 27, 2014
Timely Warning: Second Report of Man Attempting to Lure Student
"A second Cypress College student has reported that a man attempted to lure her into his vehicle from a location just off campus earlier today. The incident and suspect description are similar to one on Tuesday, March 19, 2014. One new detail that may be relevant is that both students who"
March 19, 2014
Timely Warning: Report of Man Attempting to Lure Student Into Car
"Timely Warning A Cypress College student has reported that a man attempted to lure her into his vehicle just off campus on Tuesday evening. Here are the details of the incident, as presented to the Cypress College Campus Safety office on Wednesday afternoon. The man was driving a white, 2-door pickup"
January 22, 2014
Campus Resumes Normal Activity Following Shelter in Place
"Cypress College has resumed normal operations as of 11:40 this morning. The college conducted a brief shelter in place following reports of a person with a gun at the Walgreens store located at the northwest edge of campus. The shelter in place lasted approximately 10 minutes before police informed campus officials"