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Crime Reports & Statistics

The New York University community is one of the safest areas in Greenwich Village, and Greenwich Village continues to be one of the safest areas in New York City. Statistics maintained by the New York City Police Department have shown a 28 percent reduction in serious crime over the last 9 years.

 

Past Crime Statistics

July 2014

1-2014-001921 07/28/2014 3:15pm Larceny Coles Sports Center  On time and date of report a contractor stated he left his messenger bag unattended in the exterior garden of Coles Sports Center from 2:00pm until 2:30pm at which point he discovered it missing. NYPD notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001904 07/25/2014 7:50pm Larceny Coles Sports Center On time and date of report a Non-NYU affiliate stated he left his bicycle unsecured on the bicycle rack in front of Coles Sports Center at 6:19pm and discovered it missing when he returned at 7:45pm.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001903 07/25/2014 5:55pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a student stated she left her wallet unattended on the 9th floor between 5:25pm and 5:55pm at which point she discovered the wallet missing. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001902 07/25/2014 5:20pm  Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a student stated he left his laptop unattended in a room on the 4th floor from 5:00pm until 5:10pm at which point he returned to the room and discovered the laptop missing. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001899 07/25/2014 12:50am Trespass West 13th Street Dormitory On time and date of report a summer resident reported she observed an unidentified male on the exterior balcony of her apartment on the 4th floor looking inside her window.  NYPD and NYU Public Safety responded and performed a sweep of the building and perimeter search of the exterior of the building, but did not locate the unidentified male. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001898 07/24/2014 8:30pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a student stated she fell asleep at 5:00pm and when she awoke at 8:30pm she discovered her wallet was missing from her backpack. NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001897 07/24/2014 6:50pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a Friends of Bobst member stated he left his construction bag unattended in the LL1 computer center at 5:55pm and discovered it missing when he returned at 6:10pm.  NYPD notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001895 07/24/2014 4:50pm Larceny On Campus On time and date of report a Non-NYU affiliate stated he left his bicycle secured to a NYC bike rack in front of the East Building on Greene Street at 9:00am and discovered the bicycle missing when he returned at 3:20pm.  NYPD notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001894 07/24/2014 2:27pm Larceny On Campus On time and date of report a student stated he left his bicycle secured on a pole on Waverly Place between University Place and Greene Street at 12:35pm and discovered the bicycle missing when he returned at 2:27pm.   The student filed a police report with the NYPD's 6th Precinct. Open/Under Investigation
A-02272-2014 07/24/2014 11:39am Burglary NYU Florence On time and date of report a student stated she left $40 USC in a locked drawer of her dormitory room with the front door to the room locked on 07/18/14 at 9:00am and discovered the money missing from the drawer when she returned to her room on 07/21/14 at 9:30pm.  The front door to her dorm and drawer were still both locked.  NYPD notification was declined. Closed/ No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001892 07/23/2014 1:24pm Harassment Bobst Library On time and date of report an administrator reported receiving hundreds of phone calls from an unknown number where the caller would remain silent and then hang up.  The caller finally left a message and stated they would keep on calling until a certain university staff member calls them and apologizes. Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001891 07/24/2014 9:30am Larceny ARC Building On time and date of report a staff member stated she left two food platters unattended in a refrigerator on the second floor on 7/23/14 at 9:00pm and discovered the food platters missing the following day at 9:00am.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001889 07/23/2014 11:30pm Larceny Tisch Hall On time and date of report a student stated she secured her bicycle to the bike rack behind the building with a lock at 2:40pm and discovered the lock and bicycle missing when she returned at 11:25pm. Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001887 07/23/2014 4:00pm Harassment Bobst Library On time and date of report a staff member reported receiving several phone calls from an unknown number where the caller would not speak and hang up.  The caller eventually left a voicemail stating they would keep calling the number until a certain university staff member called them and apologized. Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001884 07/22/2014 4:20pm Larceny 715 Broadway On time and date of report a staff member stated he left a laptop unattended on the desk of a faculty member's office on 06/10/14 at 9:00am and discovered it missing on 06/23/2014 at 9:00am.  The staff member declined to file a police report during the initial report stating he would do so on his own at a later time. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001880 07/22/2014 12:50pm Larceny Coles On time and date of report an alumnus stated he left his clothes in a locker secured with a lock at 10:55am and discovered the lock missing from the locker along with $10 USC missing from his pant pocket when he returned at 12:15pm.  Police notification was declined. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001878 07/21/2014 9:25pm Larceny Coles Sports Center On time and date of report a student stated he left his backpack with a laptop inside unattended in an unsecure locker  at 2:20pm and discovered the laptop missing from the backpack when he returned to the locker at 3:30pm.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001866 07/19/2014 1:25pm Larceny Starbucks on the Square On time and date of report a student stated she left her wallet unattended on a table from 1230pm until 1:05pm at which point she returned to the table and discovered the wallet missing.  NYPD was notified, responded to scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001864 07/19/2014 1:20pm Larceny Schwartz Plaza On time and date of report a student stated he left his bicycle secured to the bicycle rack in the plaza at 9:50am and discovered it missing upon his return at 12:25pm.  The student's bicycle lock had been cut.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001843 07/16/2014 5:15pm Larceny Gramercy Green On time and date of report a summer resident stated her roommate (fellow summer resident) made unauthorized charges against her credit card and she wanted to press charges. NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and placed the roommate under arrest. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001842 07/16/2014 6:10pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a student stated she left her backpack with her Microsoft Tablet inside unattended on the 1st floor lounge as she slept from 3:00pm to 4:00pm and discovered the laptop missing from her backpack when she checked at 5:50pm.  Police notification was declined.   Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001841 07/16/2014 5:40pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a Friend of Bobst member stated he left his I-Pod and Kindle unattended on a desk between 5:25pm and 5:30pm and discovered it missing upon his return.  Police notification was declined. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001840 07/16/2014 3:15pm Larceny Meyer Hall On time and date of report a staff member stated a laptop and hard drive was removed from an IT tech room between 07/15/2014 at 6:30pm and 07/16/2014 at 10:00am.  NYPD responded to the scene and transported the complainant to the 6th Precinct to file a police report. Closed/ No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001835 07/16/2014 11:02am Larceny Rogers Hall On time and date of report a student reported a trans cad usb key was missing from an office on the 4th floor. The key was last used on 07/13/2014 at 12:00am and was discovered missing on 07/15/2014 at 12pm.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001824 07/14/2014 8:00pm Larceny Kimmel Center On time and date of report a staff member stated he left his wallet inside a backpack in his office at 5:35pm and discovered the wallet missing from his backpack when he returned at 8:00pm.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001819 07/14/2014 1:00pm Criminal Mischief On Campus On time and date of report a Non-NYU individual stated that on 07/12/2014 between 12:30pm and 7:30pm someone intentionally scratched the hood of his automobile which was parked on the west side of Sullivan Street between 3rd Street and Washington Square South.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001813 07/13/2014 1:45pm Larceny Weinstein Hall On time and date of report a resident's mother left her luggage unattended in the hallway of the 4th floor at 12:00pm and discovered the luggage missing when she returned at 12:05pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001812 07/13/2014 12:05pm Larceny Coles Sports Center On time and date of report a student stated he left his bicycle secured to the bike rack in front of the building at 10:45am and discovered the front wheel of his bicycle missing when he returned at 11:55am.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001787 07/10/2014 12:30pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a student stated he left his backpack unattended on the 4th floor from 7/8/14 at 7:00pm and discovered it missing when he returned at 8:00am on 07/09/14.  Police notification was declined.   Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001782 07/09/2014 10:30pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a student stated she left her handbag unattended in a restroom from 9:40pm to 9:50pm and noticed it missing when she returned. No valuables were in the handbag.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001780 07/09/2014 8:10pm Larceny ARC Building On time and date of report a student stated she left her wallet unattended on a table at 10:30am and did not notice it missing until 8:10pm later that day.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001777 07/09/2014 11:20am Larceny VA Hospital On time and date of report a staff member stated a Keurig coffee machine was removed from his office between 06/30/14 at 4:00pm and 07/07/14 at 10:00am.  Police notification was declined. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001772 07/08/2014 11:23am Harassment HKMC On time and date of report a staff member stated on alumnus tweated threatening messages via twitter toward the Stern Business School.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Closed/Referred to NYPD
1-2014-001744 07/03/2014 11:50pm Controlled Substance Rubin Hall  On time and dated of report Public Safety assisted with the confiscation of a small amount of marijuana for a dormitory room. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2014-001737 07/03/2014 9:00am Larceny Rogers Hall On time and date of report a staff member reported that her I-phone cell phone charger had been removed from her office and replaced with a non brand cell phone charger.  The staff member stated she last saw her cellphone charger in her office on 06/30/14 at 5:00pm and discovered it had been switched on 07/01/14 at 9:00am.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001730 07/01/2014 2:00pm Larceny 2 Washington Square Village On time and date of report a resident reported that a home attendant stole various personal belongings from her father's apartment. The home attended confessed to the thefts and police were notified. The home attended agreed to return all the items or face prosecution. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001729 07/01/2014 4:30pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a staff member reported she left her wallet unattended on her desk in her office from 11:00am until 1:00pm at which point she discovered her wallet missing. NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Closed/ No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001728 07/01/2014 3:25pm Larceny HKMC On time and date of report a staff member stated she left her backpack unattended on her desk in her suite at 2:28pm and returned two minutes later to find the backpack was missing. NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001727 07/01/2014 4:20pm Larceny HKMC On time and date of report a staff member stated he left his wallet unattended on top of the desk in his office from 2:00pm until 3:40pm at which point he returned to his office and discovered his wallet missing. NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001723 07/01/2014 2:30pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a student stated he left his backpack unattended on the 6th floor from 1:30pm until 2:40pm at which point he discovered it missing. Police notification was declined at this time. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-001720 07/01/2014 1:30pm Larceny Coles Sports Center On time and date of report a staff member reported he left a radio system secured in a drawer in the equipment room on 06/25/14 at 5:53pm and discovered the radio system missing on 06/26/14 at 8:30am. Police notification was declined. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses

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Sexual Assault/Harassment Policy Statement

Sexual violence touches everyone's life in many different ways. It affects us all, regardless of your age, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, class, or national origin. Sexual violence can encompass a variety of experiences a person may have, including sexual assault and sexual harassment, and can happen with someone you have just met, with an intimate partner, or with a stranger.

Talking about these issues can be very challenging. However, you are not alone, there are people who are here to help. This publications is intended to help you recognize misconduct of a sexual nature, to provide information about options and resources available as it relates to medical, legal, and counseling or support services, and to identify some tips to help reduce the risk of sexual assault. We encourage you to read this information, review it periodically so you will remember it, and keep this document for future reference.

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