MVCC has been informed by the Utica Police Department and news reports of shootings in the towns of Mohawk and Herkimer. Reports are that at least four people have been killed there.
Authorities have advised us that there is no reason to believe that the suspect presents a danger to our Utica or Rome campuses. College operations continue as normal at this time. We are in constant contact with the police and have additional MVCC Department of Public Safety officers on campus.
We are remaining vigilant and will advise the community via NY-Alert and www.mvcc.edu if there is a need for emergency notification. If you see anything that you think is a security risk call the MVCC Department of Public Safety immediately at 315-735-4777.