As you may be aware, local news outlets have reported CSI student Christopher Basile as missing. Christopher is a Nursing student at the College, and the NYPD is requesting the public’s assistance to locate his whereabouts. Go online for information released by the NYPD 121st Precinct. Anyone with information regarding Christopher is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800.577.TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 888.57.PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential, and we encourage you to share any information you may have – yours may be the missing piece of information that helps in locating Christopher.
We realize some of you may know Christopher and may be particularly concerned that he is missing. We remind you that CSi offers many support services to assist College community members during times of stress. Students who wish to speak with someone or who need support are encouraged to contact the Counseling Center. For 24/7 telephone counseling support, call 718.982.2391. The Crisis Text Line is also available 24/7. Text CUNY to 741741 to connect with counselors for free confidential crisis support and referral.
Employees who wish to speak with someone or who need support are encouraged to contact Human Resources at 718.982.2676 or CUNY’s EAP CCA@Your Service at 800.833.8707
By Michel A. Hodge (He/Him/His)