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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

March 2015 Crime Log

Incident No. Reported Date Reported Time Category Type Building/Site Name Incident Summary Incident Status 
1-2015-000613 03/23/2015 10:55pm Criminal Mischief Founders Hall Public Safety responded to a report of graffiti on a bulletin board on the 15th floor. A section of the paper bulleting board where the graffiti was written was removed and discarded. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2015-000610 03/23/2015 5:00pm Controlled Substance Third North Residence Hall Public Safety responded to a report by Residence Life staff of an alleged controlled substance in a residence hall room and recovered a small amount of marijuana. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2015-000609 03/23/2015 3:50pm Criminal Mischief On Campus Public Safety observed graffiti on the exterior wall of a private residence in Washington Square Mews. Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2015-000591 3/20/2015 1:15pm Larceny Dental Center A student stated she left her coat on a hook in the locker room in the basement at 9:30am and discovered it missing when she returned for it at 1:10pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000582 3/18/2015 2:50pm Larceny Bobst Library An NYU employee reported that she left her iPad mini charging on her desk over the weekend and discovered it missing when she returned to work on 3/16/2015 at 9am. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000572 3/17/2015 2:30pm Larceny 10 Astor Place A contract employee stated that he left his wallet unattended on top of his desk on 3/16/2015 at 7:10pm and discovered $50 cash missing from the wallet when he returned at 7:30pm. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000570 3/17/2015 3:25pm Controlled Substance Founders Hall Public Safety responded to a report by FCM staff of an alleged controlled substance in a residence hall room they had entered to perform maintenance work. Public Safety recovered a small amount of marijuana. Closed
1-2015-000562 03/16/2015 8:45am Larceny NYU Main Bookstore Public Safety observed a contract employee conceal and walk out of the store with a shower speaker on 3/14/15 at 8:15am.  The contract employee subsequently returned the speaker and was fired.  Closed/No further action
1-2015-000558 03/16/2015 10:00am Larceny Bobst Library A student stated she left her backpack unattended in a computer lab on 3/01/15 at 5:00pm and discovered the backpack missing when she returned at 6:00pm later the same day.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000553 03/15/2015 3:20am Simple Assault D'Agostino Hall A non-NYU visitor stated that while he was outside the front doors of the building at 2:55am, an unidentified group of males and females approached him and got into a verbal argument.  The visitor stated as he was leaving to enter back into the building, a few of the unidentified males punched him in the head.  NYPD notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000536 03/12/2015 7:50pm Larceny Tisch Hall A student stated that he left his bicycle secured in the Tisch Hall bike rack at 9:45am and discovered his bicycle missing when he returned at 7:30pm.  Police notification was declined. Closed/No Identifiable Suspect
1-2015-000520 03/11/2015 12:50pm Larceny 19 University Place A student stated he left his laptop unattended in a classroom on 03/09/15 at 4:45pm and discovered his laptop missing when he returned to the classroom 15 minutes later the same day.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000515 03/10/2015 3:50pm Larceny Tisch Hall A student stated that she left her cellular phone unattended on a couch in a lounge in the UC level at 3:30pm and discovered the cellular phone missing when she returned at 3:45pm.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and drafted a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000479 03/06/2015 12:05am Criminal Mischief On Campus A staff member stated he left his car parked near the corner of Sullivan Street and Washington Square South on 03/05/15 at 6:00pm and discovered the passenger side window of his car broken when he returned to the car later the same day at 11:00pm.  Police notification was declined. Closed/No Identifiable Suspect
1-2015-000477 03/06/2015 10:44pm Controlled Substance Second Street Residence Hall Public Safety responded to a report by Residence Life staff of an alleged controlled substance in a residence hall room and recovered a small amount of marijuana. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2015-000471 03/04/2015 8:40pm Larceny Carlyle Court A student stated she left her wallet on top of a drawer in her room at 3:30pm, went to class, and discovered her wallet missing when she returned at 8:00pm.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000470 03/04/2015 8:45pm Larceny Warren Weaver Hall A student stated she left her cellphone unattended in a classroom at 6:15pm and discovered the phone missing when she returned for it at 7:10pm. The student filed a police report with the NYPD. Closed/No suspects or witnesses
1-2015-00467 03/04/2015 9:50pm Larceny Bobst Library A student stated he left his wallet unattended in a printing area 1:50pm and discovered the wallet missing from the printing area when he returned at 1:55pm. Police notification was declined.  Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-00466 03/04/2015 8:30pm Larceny Dental Center A staff member stated that he left a bag with dental instruments unattended in a clinic at 6:45pm and discovered the bag missing when he returned for it at 8:00pm. Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-00457 03/03/2015 3:00pm Larceny Furman Hall A staff member stated that she left her cellphone unattended on top of her desk at her cubicle at 12:30pm and discovered it missing when she returned at 2:30pm.   NYPD was notified, arrived on the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-00455 03/03/2015 2:15pm Larceny Furman Hall A student stated that he left his backpack unattended in a lounge at 1:30pm and discovered the backpack missing when he returned at 2:00pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000451 03/03/2015 9:15am Larceny Silver Center A student stated that she left her bag in an unsecured locker on the 4th floor on 03/02/15 at 8:00 and discovered a blood pressure monitor missing from the bag when she returned for it on 03/03/15 at 9:15am.  No other content was missing from the bag and the student declined to filed a police report.  Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000440 03/02/2015 9:20am Larceny 10 Astor Place A staff member stated he left his laptop unattended on his desk on the 5th floor at 9:02am and discovered the laptop missing when her returned to his desk at 9:15am.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000432 03/01/2015 8:00am Larceny 726 Broadway A public safety officer reported that the card reader next to the front entrance door of the building was missing.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report.  Open/Under Investigation

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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.

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