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.

The NYU Department of Public Safety records all crimes reported to the Department in the Daily Crime Log.  Crime Log entries include all crimes that occurred on campus, in or on our non-campus buildings or property, and on public property within the NYU campus.  In addition to this online version of the Daily Crime Log, a hardcopy is available to the public upon request and can be viewed at the NYU Department of Public Safety's Command Center located at 7 Washington Place.

Incident No.  Reported
Date/ Time
Occurred
Date/Time
Category
Type
Building/
Site Name
Incident Summary Incident
Status
1-2017-0999 5/25/2017 5:50 p.m. 5/25/2017 5:50 p.m. Controlled Substance Palladium Hall Public Safety received a report of a controlled substance in a residence hall and recovered a small amount of marijuana. Closed/Referred to Community Standards
1-2017-0996 5/25/2017 10:00 a.m. 5/22/2017 3:25 p.m. Larceny Brittany Hall A staff member reported that a small refrigerator and a microwave were missing from Brittany Hall.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0994 5/24/2017 1:20 p.m. 5/24/2017 1:20 p.m. Harassment Dibner Library A staff member reported being harassed via written letters.   Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0990 5/24/2017 9:00 a.m. 5/23/2017 8:50 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Larceny Vanderbilt Hall
A non-NYU visitor reported that their bicycle was missing from a street sign pole in front of Vanderbilt Hall.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0987 5/22/2017 10:00 p.m. 5/22/2017 10:00 p.m. Criminal Mischief Lafayette Residence Hall
A student reported that graffiti was written above the door of a residence hall room.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0986 5/22/2017 9:00 a.m. 5/22/2017 9:00 a.m. Criminal Mischief Vanderbilt Hall Public Safety reported graffiti spray painted on exterior doors of Vanderbilt Hall. A police report was filed.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0981 5/20/2017 3:05 p.m. 5/20/2017 2:30 p.m. Criminal Mischief Alumni Hall
A student reported graffiti written on the ceiling in their residence hall room. A police report was filed.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0978 5/19/2017 3:20 p.m. 5/19/2017 3:20 p.m. Harassment Dental Center A staff member reported being harassed via phone and electronic message by a non-NYU male. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0975 5/18/2017 11:05 p.m. 5/18/2017 11:05 p.m. Criminal Mischief 2nd Street Residence Hall
Public Safety reported the glass portion of the residence hall front door was damaged by an unknown male.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0974 5/18/2017 6:00 p.m. 5/17/2017 7:00 p.m. Harassment On Campus - West 4th Street and LaGuardia Place
A student reported being harassed by an unknown male while walking from West 4th Street and LaGuardia Place to Goddard Hall. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0972 5/18/2017 9:00 p.m. 5/17/2017 2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Larceny
Founders Hall A student reported that their backpacks were missing from a residence hall hallway. A police report was filed.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0971 5/18/2017 8:55 p.m. 5/17/2017 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Larceny Gramercy Green A student reported that a speaker was missing from their residence hall room. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0967 5/18/2017 2:52 p.m. 5/18/2017 2:38 p.m. Criminal Mischief Meyer Building Public Safety reported purple paint splattered on the exterior of the Meyer Building and the sidewalk on Washington Place.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0964 5/18/2017 12:10 a.m. 5/17/2017 6:00 p.m. - 5/18/2017 12:01 a.m. Larceny Tisch Hall A student reported that their bicycle was missing from Tisch Bike rack.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0957 5/17/2017 3:03 p.m. 5/17/2017 9:00 a.m. Criminal Mischief Dibner Library A staff member reported graffiti written inside of a study room. Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0954 5/17/2017 2:15 a.m. 5/17/2017 2:15 a.m. Robbery On Campus - Washington Square North and 5th Avenue
A faculty member reported being the victim of a robbery on Washington Square North at 5th Avenue. A police report was filed.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0947 5/16/2017 1:00 p.m. 5/16/2017 12:30 p.m. Harassment Gramercy Green A student reported being harassed via text message. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0945 5/15/2017 12:32 p.m. 12/23/2016 - 1/23/2017 Larceny
2nd Street Residence Hall A student reported that cash was missing from their residence hall room.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0941 5/15/2017 10:30 a.m. 5/8/2017 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Larceny On Campus - 239 Greene Street A student reported that their bicycle's rear tire was missing from a bike rack in front of 239 Greene Street. Police notification was declined.   Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0940 5/15/2017 11:00 a.m. 5/15/2017 11:00 a.m. Larceny NYU Bookstore Public safety apprehended a student attempting to remove a textbook from the bookstore without paying for it. The item was returned. Closed/Item Returned
1-2017-0938 5/15/2017 1:20 a.m. 5/14/2017 1:00 p.m. - 5/15/2017 1:00 a.m. Larceny On Campus - Schwartz Plaza A student reported that their bicycle was missing from the bike rack in Schwartz Plaza.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0936 5/14/2017 2:35 a.m. 5/12/2017 7:40 p.m. - 5/14/2017 2:35 a.m. Property Found (From Burglary) Weinstein Hall
A student reported that items on their residence hall bed were missing. Police notification was declined.
Closed/Property Found
1-2017-0935 5/13/2017 6:40 p.m. 5/13/2017 6:18 p.m. - 7:08 p.m. Trespass
Palladium Hall Public Safety reported a trespass at the 14th Street Palladium Hall entrance.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0933 5/13/2017 5:50 a.m. 5/12/2017 9:36 p.m. - 5/13/2017 3:56 p.m. Larceny Founders Hall
A non-NYU visitor reported their jacket was missing from a residence hall room. Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0928 5/12/2017 1:20 p.m. 4/30/2017 12:00 p.m. - 5/2/2017 10:30 a.m. Larceny Dental Center A professor reported that a folder and its contents were missing from a desk in an office area. A police report was filed.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0923 5/11/2017 1:40 p.m. 5/11/2017 1:10 p.m. Controlled Substance Goddard Hall
Public Safety received a report of a controlled substance in a residence hall and recovered a small amount of marijuana. Closed/Referred to Community Standards
1-2017-0920 5/10/2017 9:30 p.m. 5/10/2017 7;50 p.m. - 8:25 p.m. Property Found (from Larceny) Weinstein Hall A student reported that a shopping bag and its contents were missing from a restroom. A police report was filed.
Closed/Property Found
1-2017-0919 5/10/2017 7:45 p.m. 5/10/2017 11:30 a.m. - 7:20 p.m. Burglary (from Larceny)
Palladium Hall A student reported that cash was missing from the desk drawer in their room. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0918 5/10/2017 7:15 p.m. 5/10/2017 3:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Burglary (from Larceny)
Palladium Hall A student reported that cash was missing from their backpack in a common room. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
Title IX Report 5/10/2017 3:00 p.m. 2013 Rape Lipton Hall (Hayden Hall at the time of occurrence)
A student reported that they were sexually assaulted by another student in a residence hall. Closed / Referred to Title IX for Investigation
1-2017-0913 5/10/2017 10:50 a.m. 5/10/2017 7:05 a.m. Harassment Lipton Hall
An employee reported being harassed by a contractor while working in Lipton Hall. Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0912 5/9/2017 9:55 p.m. 5/9/2017 5:06 p.m. Harassment Vanderbilt Hall A student reported that they were harassed by a non-NYU male in the Vanderbilt Hall library.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0905 5/8/2017 2:00 a.m. 5/8/2017 2:00 a.m. Harassment
Lipton Hall
Public Safety reported a harassment involving two students in a study lounge.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0903 5/8/2017 11:51 p.m. 5/8/2017 11:43 p.m. Criminal Mischief 6 Washington Mews
Public Safety reported graffiti written on the doorway to 6 Washington Mews.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0899 5/7/2017 4:45 p.m. 5/7/2017 4:45 p.m. Criminal Mischief Dibner Library An employee reported graffiti written on a study room wall.   Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0897 5/7/2017 4:15 p.m. 5/6/2017 7:30 p.m. - 7:40 p.m. Larceny Lipton Hall
A student reported that their jacket and backpack and its contents were missing from the Lipton Hall Dining Room. A police report was filed.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0895 5/7/2017 3:00 a.m. 5/7/2017 3:00 a.m. - 3:10 a.m. Trespass Palladium Hall
Public Safety reported a trespass at Palladium Hall 13th Street entrance.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0893 5/6/2017 6:19 p.m. 5/6/2017 2:00 p.m. - 6:19 p.m. Larceny Third Avenue North Residence Hall
A student reported that their jacket was missing from a restroom.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0891 5/6/2017 4:46 p.m. 5/6/2017 3:00 p.m. - 3:40 p.m. Larceny Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life A student reported that their bicycle was missing from a gate where it had been locked. A police report was filed. Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0888 5/6/2017 5:00 a.m. 5/6/2017 5:00 a.m. Robbery On Campus - Third North Residence Hall A student reported being the victim of a robbery as they were walking outside of Third North Residence Hall. A police report was filed.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0886 5/5/2017 9:42 p.m. 5/4/2017 6:00 p.m. Rape 80 Lafayette Street A student reported being sexually assaulted in a residence hall.
Closed / Referred to Title IX for Investigation
1-2017-0884 5/5/2017 2:20 p.m. 5/5/2017 2:10 p.m. Aggravated Assault 194 Mercer A contractor reported that they were the victim of aggravated assault. A police report was filed. Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0882 5/4/2017 8:45 a.m. 5/3/2017 9:00 p.m. - 5/4/2017 8:30 a.m. Larceny Tisch Hall A professor reported that their purse and its contents was missing from a classroom. Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0881 5/5/2017 8:50 a.m. 5/5/2017 8:50 a.m. - 8:55 a.m. Larceny Dental Center
An employee reported a piece of equipment missing from their desk in the lobby of the Dental Center.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0880 5/5/2017 10:05 a.m. 5/5/2017 9:35 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. Fondling
On Campus - Mercer and West 4th Street A student reported they were fondled while walking on campus at the intersection of West 4th Street and Mercer Street. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0876 5/4/2017 7:45 p.m. 5/4/2017 7:40 p.m. Controlled Substance Gramercy Green Public Safety received a report of a controlled substance in a residence hall and recovered a small amount of marijuana.
Closed/Referred to Community Standards
1-2017-0873 5/4/2017 11:00 a.m. 5/3/2017 5:45 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Larceny Palladium Hall
A student reported that their jacket and its contents were missing from a locker room at the Palladium Gym. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0872 5/4/2017 9:40 a.m. 5/4/2017 9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Larceny
721 Broadway A student reported that their hard drive was missing from a classroom in 721 Broadway.   Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0870 5/4/2017 10:50 a.m. 5/4/2017 10:30 a.m. - 11:18 a.m. Aggravated Assault Goddard Hall
Public Safety received a report of an aggravated assault involving two students in a residence hall. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0868 5/3/2017 11:00 p.m. 5/3/2017 6:19 p.m. - 11:40 p.m. Trespass Gramercy Green Public Safety reported a male trespassing in Gramercy Green.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0858 5/3/2017 2:00 a.m. 5/3/2017 1:30 a.m. - 1:45 a.m. Larceny Bobst Library
A student reported that their laptop was missing from a study cubicle on the 9th floor of Bobst. Police notification was declined.
Open/Under Investigation
1-2017-0853 5/1/2017 8:11 p.m. 5/1/2017 8:11 p.m. Trespass Kimmel Center
A student reported a male trespassing in the Kimmel Center.    Open/Under Investigation