Barnard College was noticeably absent from native crime briefings within the months before Tessa Majors was killed — whilst Morningside Park, the place she was murdered, skilled a surge in robberies, in response to a brand new report.
While reps from Columbia University confirmed as much as the 26th Precinct stationhouse on West 126th Street semi-regularly to fulfill with cops and the neighborhood, officers from its sister faculty had been seldom seen, a cop advised New York Magazine.
“Barnard hasn’t attended,” 26th Precinct communications chief Jason Harper advised the outlet. “They weren’t disinvited. They hadn’t expressed curiosity.”
Barnard advised the magazine the NYPD briefs faculty officers frequently.