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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

October 2014

Incident No. Reported Date Reported Time Category Type Building/Site Name Incident Summary Incident Status 
1-2014-002658 10/17/2014 9:16pm Harassment Founders Hall On time and date of report a student stated he was being harassed by his roommate. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2014-002657 10/17/2014 08:20pm Larceny Goddard Hall On time and date of report a student stated she left her purse unattended on the hallway of the 4th floor at 3:30pm and discovered  credit cards missing from the purse when she returned at 4:00pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002651 10/17/2014 7:07am Larceny Palladium Athletics Facility On time and date of report a student stated he left his belongings secured in a locker on 10/16/14 at 6:00pm and discovered a watch missing from the locker when he returned later the same day at 7:00pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002649 10/16/2014 5:00pm Larceny On Campus On time and date of report a student secured his bicycle to a stop sign on the sidewalk of Mercer Street between Washington Place and Waverly place at 1pm and discovered the bicycle missing when he returned at 3:03pm.  Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002645 10/16/2014 4:25pm Larceny Dental Center On time and date of report a student stated she left her cellphone unattended on the sink counter of a restroom on 10/14/14 from 2:00pm to 2:05pm at which point she discovered her cellphone missing from the counter.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002644 10/16/2014 12:30pm Larceny Main NYU Bookstore On time and date of report NYU apprehended a non-NYU individual for shoplifting.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and arrested the individual. Closed/Arrest Involved
1-2014-002639 10/16/2014 1:57am Larceny Third North Residence Hall On time and date of report two unidentified males entered the lobby and walked off with a hand sanitizer dispenser. Open/Under Investigation.
1-2014-002633 10/15/2014 3:50pm Larceny Furman Hall On time and date of report a staff member stated some time between 09/11/14 and 09/29/14 a laptop was removed from an unsecured drawer in his office.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002632 10/15/2014 11:55am Larceny 18 Washington Place On time and date of report a staff member of Argo Tea reported that on 10/09/14 and 10/10/14 the cash register was short cash at the end of the day.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002628 10/15/2014 10:15am Larceny On Campus On time and date of report a student stated he left his bicycle not properly secured to a bicycle rack on the sidewalk in front of 18 Washington Place at 9:25am and discovered his bicycle missing when he returned at 12:05pm. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002614 10/14/2014 10:50am Criminal Mischief 25 West 4th Street On time and date of report Public Safety reported an unidentified individual(s) etched graffiti on the window in front of the building by the entrance. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002606 10/13/2014 1:47pm Larceny Dental Center On time and date of report a student stated she left her bicycle secured to the bicycle rack in the exterior of the building on 10/08/14 and discovered the bicycle missing when she returned on 10/11/14 at 1:35pm.  Police notification was declined Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002604 10/08/2014 10:00am Larceny 2 WSQV On time and date of report a resident stated that some time between 10/01/14 and 10/05/14 cash was removed from an envelope inside an unsecured drawer in their apartment by an unknown person(s). Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002594 10/10/2014 12:35am Harassment Palladium On time and date of report a student stated he was receiving harassing and threatening e-mails and text messages from another student. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002586 10/10/2014 2:35pm Larceny Rogers Hall On time and date of report a student stated she left her cellphone unattended while charging in classroom at 2:20pm and discovered the phone missing when she returned at 2:35pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002583 10/10/2014 1:01pm Larceny On Campus On time and date of report a student stated she left her bicycle secured with a cable lock to a NYC bike rack on the sidewalk in front of the Education Building at 9:10am and discovered the bicycle missing when she returned for it at 11:00am.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002581 10/10/2014 9:35am Controlled Substance Brittany Hall On time and date of report Public Safety assisted Student Life staff with the confiscation of a small amount of marijuana from a dormitory room. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2014-002571 10/09/2014 1:55pm Larceny 721-725 Broadway On time and date of report a staff member stated he left an envelope with $40 USC in an unsecured cabinet in an office on 10/07/14 at 2:00pm and discovered the cash missing from the envelope on 10/08/14 at 9:15am.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002564 10/08/2014 5:20pm Larceny On Campus On time and date of report a student stated he left his bicycle secured to a NYC bike rack on the sidewalk in front of Meyer Hall at 9:30am and returned for his bicycle at 3:00pm at which point he discovered a handle bar missing from his bicycle. Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002561 10/08/2014 8:25am Larceny Dental Center On time and date report a student stated she left he laptop in a locker on the 7th floor and secured it on 10/07/14 at 2:00pm and discovered the laptop missing when she returned to the locker on 10/08/14 at 8:25am.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002513 10/07/2014 3:14pm Larceny Weinstein Hall On time and date of report Public Safety reviewed video footage of a student's report of lost property (a backpack) and determined the property was not lost but rather stolen.  The student left the property unattended in the cafeteria on 10/02/14 at 12:00am and the theft occurred later the same day at 1:18am. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002551 10/06/2014 9:10pm Larceny Rogers Hall On time and date of report a student stated he left his purse unattended in the cafeteria from 7:15pm to 8:00pm at which point he returned, found the purse present, but discovered $150 USC missing from it.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002548 10/06/2014 4:00pm Larceny Coles Sports Center On date and time of report a staff member stated she left her bicycle secured to the bike rack in front of the building at 8:30am and discovered the bicycle missing when she returned at 2:30pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002547 10/06/2014 5:00pm Larceny On Campus On date and time of report a student stated she left her bicycle secured to a stop sign on the Northwest corner of Waverly Place and Greene Street at 11:15am and discovered the bicycle missing when she returned at 2:30pm.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002545 10/06/2014 8:30am Larceny Vanderbilt Hall On date and time of report a student stated he left his laptop secured in a locker on the 2nd floor on 10/03/14 at 1pm and discovered the laptop missing from the locker when he returned on 10/06/14 at 8:30am.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002530 10/04/2014 11:30am Harassment Rubin Hall  On date and time of report a student stated he has been receiving threatening text messages from a former acquaintance (Non-NYU).  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002527 10/04/2014 12:40am Controlled Substance Carlyle Court On date and time of report Public Safety assisted Student Life staff with the confiscation of marijuana from a dormitory room. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2014-002525 10/03/2014 6:30pm Robbery Washington Square Park On date and time of report a student stated on 10/01/14 at 9:50pm 3 unidentified males approached him, one bumped into him and dropped a bottle of wine and intimidated the student into handing over $50 USC. The unidentified males then fled in different directions.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002522 10/03/2014 10:00am Harassment Vanderbilt Hall On date and time of report a staff member stated he has been receiving harassing phone calls from an individual constantly calling in order to meet with a professor. NYPD notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002521 10/02/2014 6:45pm Harassment 10 Astor Place On date and time of report an administrator received a harassing phone call and voicemail on her NYU issued cellphone by an unidentified male. Open/Under Investigation
1-2014-002517 10/02/2014 10:10pm Larceny Lafayette Street Residence Hall On date and time of report a student stated she left her I-Pad unattended in the computer lab on the 1st floor from 1:24pm to 2:00pm at which point she discovered the I-Pad missing.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
A-03503-2014 10/02/2014 2:30pm Larceny NYU in Florence On date and time of report a student stated she left her wallet unattended in the computer lab of Villa Ulivi at 10:15am and received a phone call from a staff member of the Villa Ulivi Library at 12:00pm stating someone had turned her wallet in to the front desk.  When the student retrieved her wallet, their was 30 to 40 Euro missing from it. Police notification was declined. Closed/No Suspect or Witnesses
1-2014-002510 10/02/2014 09:25am Larceny Dental Center On time and date of report a staff member stated an unidentified person removed two credit cards from her wallet that was unattended in her office on 09/25/14.  The staff member further stated fraudulent charges were made on one of the credit cards on 09/30/14.  NYPD was notified, responded 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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