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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

August 2014

1-2014-002070 08/18/14 12:01pm Larceny University Hall On time and date of report an Aramark employee stated she left her cellphone charging in a locker room at 11:00am and discovered the cellphone missing when she returned at 11:30am.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002067 08/19/14 10:30pm Larceny 80 Lafayette On time and date of report a student stated she left her laundry in a dryer on 08/18/14 at 10:00pm and discovered several articles of clothes missing from the dryer when she returned on 08/19/14 at 10:30pm.  Police notification was declined. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-002066 08/19/14 5:05pm Larceny 721 Broadway On time and date of report a staff member stated a desktop computer and laptop were removed from an office between the dates of 05/01/14 at 9:00am and 08/19/14 at 5:00pm.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002053 08/18/14 2:45am Criminal Mischief Genomics Building On time and date of report a window was discovered broken on the 9th floor and a brick was found underneath the window.  Police notification was declined. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2014-002051 08/18/14 12:05am Criminal Mischief 7 Washington Place On time and date of report a non-NYU female through a lock and chain through the window of the Public Safety Command Center.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and arrested the non-NYU female. Closed/Arrest made
1-2014-002044 08/15/14 9:10pm Sexual Assault NYU in London On time and date of report a former student stated she was sexually assaulted in a dormitory room in February 2013 (exact date not given).  No police report was made. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002041 08/15/14 3:30pm Larceny Dental Center On time and date of report a staff member stated she left her handbag unattended in the cafeteria at 2:00pm and discovered it missing when she returned for it at 3:00pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002038 08/15/2014 1:55pm Larceny Weinstein Hall On time and date of report a summer resident stated another summer resident borrowed her camera on 08/14/14 at 11:00pm and checked out of the dormitory on 08/15/14 without returning the camera. NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002034 08/15/2014 7:38am Larceny Rogers Hall On time and date of report a contractor stated construction material was left in the loading dock on 08/14/14 at 4:00pm and he discovered the material missing on 08/15/14 at 6:00am.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002031 08/14/2014 4:40pm Larceny 80 Lafayette On time and date of report, a student reported that after moving her items to a new residence hall room, someone entered the room and took food, clothing and an appliance from her room between the hours of 3:00am and 4:00pm. Police were notified. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002001 08/09/2014 12:15pm Menacing Dibner Library On time and date of report, a contract employee reported that one of his co-workers allegedly threatened him with a knife during an argument in front of Dibner Library. The NYPD was notified and the co-worker was arrested. Closed/Arrest Made
1-2014-002000 08/09/2014 12:05pm Larceny 19 West 4th St. On time and date of report, a man reported that he locked his bicycle at 19 West 4th St. at 11:50am. When he returned at 12:05pm his bicycle lock was cut and the bike was missing. Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001997 08/08/2014 6:25pm Larceny Kimmel On time and date of report, a student reported that his laptop, left unattended from 1:00pm to 1:15pm in Kimmel's 2nd Floor lounge, was stolen. Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001979 08/06/2014 3:05pm Larceny Palladium On time and date of report, a student reported that her bicycle, left at Palladium's 1st floor bike room on May 11, 2014, was missing. Police notification was declined Closed/No witnesses or suspects
1-2014-001971 08/06/2014 9:30pm Larceny University Hall On time and date of report a faculty member reported her son left a scooter unattended in the hallway of the 15th floor from 08/05/14 at 7:00pm and discovered the scooter missing when he returned to the hallway on 08/06/14 at 9:00am. Closed/Property returned
1-2014-001961 08/05/2014 9:30am Larceny ARC Building On time and date of report a staff member stated he left a stack of  18 gift cards in an envelope in his office on 08/04/14 at 5:10pm and discovered 2 gift cards where missing from the envelope when he handed the envelope over to another employee on 08/05/14 at 9:30am.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001958 08/05/2014 12:10am Larceny Tisch Hall On time and date of report a student stated he left his bicycle secured in the bicycle rack in the rear of the building on 08/04/14 at 4:45pm and discovered it missing when he returned on 08/05/14 at 12:10am.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001949 08/02/2014 4:35pm Larceny Starbucks on the Square On time and date of report a student stated he left his backpack unattended on a table with a laptop inside at 3:45pm and discovered it missing when he returned to the table at 4:10pm.  NYPD notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-001939 08/01/2014 10:10am Larceny 721 Broadway On time and date of report a staff member stated he left his shopping cart with paint equipment in an office on 07/24/14 at 0810 hours and discovered the paint equipment missing from the cart when he returned to the office on 08/01/14 at 1005 hours.  NYPD notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation

Alcohol and Drug Use Policy Statement

The United States Department of Education issues regulations implementing the provisions of the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Amendments of 1989. These regulations require that the University distribute the following information to you annually concerning the possession, use, or distribution of alcohol and illicit drugs at the University.

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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