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
Reported
Time
Category
Type
Building/
Site
Name
Incident Summary Incident
Status
Title IX Report
9/22/2016 2:30 p.m. Forcible Fondling
Palladium Residence
A student reported that she was sexually assaulted in a dorm room on 7/4/2016 at approximately 11:30 p.m. by another student.
Closed / Title IX Investigation Pending
1-2016-001738 9/22/2016 3:15 p.m. Criminal Mischief Weinstein Hall
A staff member reported intentional damage to a dresser in a dorm room.
Closed / Referred to the Office of Community Standards
1-2016-001735 9/22/2016 11:50 a.m. Criminal Mischief Puck Building
A staff member reported damage to a locked storage closet door. Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001723 9/21/2016 11:30 a.m. Domestic Violence
On Campus A student reported that he was assaulted by his ex-girlfriend in front of 14 Washington Pl.. NYPD responded and a police report was filed.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001715 9/19/2016 7:15 p.m. Larceny Lipton Hall
A faculty member reported that at 6:28 p.m. she left her wallet on the counter in the bathroom and discovered her identification was missing from her wallet when she returned to retrieve it at 7:02 p.m.. Police notification was declined.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001710 9/20/2016 11:05 a.m. Larceny Tisch Hall
A student reported that at 9:05 a.m. she secured her bike to the Tisch Hall bike rack and discovered her bike was missing when she returned at 10:45 a.m.. A police report was filed.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001707 9/19/2016 9:00 a.m. Harassment Palladium Athletic Facility
A student reported that she was verbally harassed by two NYU students.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001698 9/19/2016 1:14 p.m. Larceny Tisch Hall
A student reported that his laptop was missing from a conference room.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001697 9/19/2016 8:50 p.m. Harassment Goddard Hall A student reported that she received several harassing text messages from another NYU student.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001695 9/18/2016 8:30 p.m. Larceny On Campus - 18 Wash. Pl. A student reported that at 6 p.m. he secured his bicycle to a street sign in front of the ARC and discovered his bike was missing when he returned at 8:20 p.m.. Police notification was declined at the time of report.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001679 9/16/2016 8:07 p.m. Larceny Palladium A student reported that her laundry bag was missing from the 3rd floor laundry room.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001673 9/16/2016 4:15 p.m. Larceny Lipton Hall A student reported that on 9/15/16 she placed her laptop on the seat next to her while eating in the cafeteria and discovered her laptop was missing on 9/16/16. Police notification was declined.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001661 9/15/2016 1:30 p.m. Larceny On Campus A student reported that at 8:30 p.m. he discovered the headlight was missing from his bicycle.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001659 9/15/2016 10:45 a.m. Criminal Mischief Bobst Library An employee reported damage to several toilet paper dispensers in the bathroom. Closed
1-2016-001650 9/14/2016 2:15 p.m. Larceny 383 Lafayette St. A staff member reported that on 9/7/16 at 10 a.m. she discovered her laptop was missing from a room on the 4th floor. Police notification was declined at the time of report.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001648 9/14/2016 6:00 p.m. Larceny On Campus
A student reported that at 12:29 p.m. he placed his bicycle on the bicycle rack on Jay Street between Myrtle and Johnson Streets and discovered it was missing when he returned at 5:55 p.m.. Police notification was declined at the time of report.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001641 9/13/2016 11:00 p.m. Controlled Substance Brittany Residence Hall Public Safety responded to a report of an alleged controlled substance and recovered a small amount of marijuana.
Closed / Referred to Student Conduct and Community Standards
1-2016-001621 9/12/2016 12:03 p.m. Larceny NYU Bookstore A Loss Prevention Specialist reported that he observed an unknown male conceal merchandise and attempt to leave the store. NYPD responded and the male was arrested.
Closed / NYPD Arrest
1-2016-001619 9/11/2016 6:45 p.m. Larceny Bobst Library
A student reported that at 6 p.m. he left his wallet on a desk in the 5th floor study area and discovered it was missing when he returned at 6:07 p.m.. A police report was filed.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001618 9/11/2016 6:40 p.m. Larceny Schwartz Plaza A student reported that at 3 p.m. he secured his bicycle to the railing outside of Shimkin Hall and discovered it was missing when he returned at 6:30 p.m.. A police report was filed.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001616 9/11/2016 2:15 p.m. Larceny Third North
A student reported that on 9/10/16 he left his laptop in the C-3 study lounge and discovered it was missing when he returned on 9/11/16. Police notification was declined.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001611 9/11/2016 1:55 a.m. Forcible Fondling University Hall A student reported that she was touched inappropriately by an unknown male as she was entering the residence. NYPD responded and a police report was filed.
Closed / Referred to Title IX
1-2016-001609 9/10/2016 3:04 p.m. Larceny Bobst Library A student reported that at 1 p.m. she left her wallet on a couch in the open study area and discovered it was missing when she returned at 1:30 p.m.. A police report was filed.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001601 9/9/2016 5:26 p.m. Larceny Washington Sq. Park A student reported that at 2:47 p.m. he left his backpack on a park bench and discovered it was missing when he returned at 2:55 p.m.. A police report was filed.
Closed / Referred to NYPD
1-2016-001592 9/8/2016 2:30 p.m. Larceny NYU Bookstore A Loss Prevention Specialist reported that he observed a patron removing and taking a picture of a textbook access code card and attempting to leave the store. The male was stopped and paid for the textbook.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001580 9/6/2016 9:15 p.m. Larceny Bobst Library A student reported that at 6 p.m. she left her phone on her desk and discovered it was missing at 7 p.m.. A police report was filed.
Closed / Referred to NYPD
1-2016-001576 9/7/2016 9:00 a.m. Harassment Dental Center A student reported that she was threatened by a patient over the phone. NYPD was notified.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001570 9/6/2016 4:33 p.m. Larceny Wilf Hall
A research scholar reported that at 3:45 p.m. she placed her sunglasses on top of a cabinet on the 4th floor and at 3:50 p.m. discovered they were missing. NYPD notification was declined. Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001569 9/6/2016 5:18 p.m. Larceny On Campus A student reported that at 2:30 p.m. she was using her laptop in front of the Brown Building and realized she did not have her laptop when she left the location at 5 p.m.. NYPD notification was declined.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001567 9/6/2016 2:55 p.m. Stalking Barney Building A faculty member reported that she was being stalked over email and, possibly in person, for approximately two years.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001561 9/5/2016 10:20 a.m. Harassment Third North Residence
A Public Safety Officer reported that while attempting to prevent an unknown intoxicated male from entering the building lobby, the male slapped him on the face. NYPD responded and arrested the male.
Closed / NYPD Arrest
1-2016-001556 9/4/2016
10:18 p.m. Assault Starbucks on the Square
Public Safety Officers responded to a report of a physical altercation between two employees inside Starbucks on the Square. NYPD responded and both parties declined to press charges.
Closed  
1-2016-001555 9/5/2016 12:57 p.m. Controlled
Substance
Alumni
Hall
Public Safety responded to a report of a controlled substance in a dorm room and recovered a small amount of marijuana.
Closed/Referred
to Student
Conduct &
Community
Standards
1-2016-001549 9/4/2016 1:00 p.m. Larceny Third
North
A student reported that he had his wallet containing a credit card and NYU ID at 8:30 p.m. on 9/3/2016 in the Third North cafeteria, but discovered it missing on 9/4/2016 at 2 p.m.  Police notification was declined. Open / Under
Investigation
1-2016-001542 9/3/2016 12:24 p.m. Burglary Carlyle Court Two students (roommates) reported that they were missing items from their desks. Their suite-mates also reported items missing from their room. Police notification was declined.
Open / Under Investigation
1-2016-001519 9/1/2016 8:45 a.m. Harassment Lafayette
Hall
An NYU staff member reported that an unidentified employee of an NYU contractor threw a beverage in his face and threatened his life. Police notification was declined. Open / Under
Investigation
1-2016-001515 9/1/2016 1:45 a.m. Simple
Assault
On
Campus
Public
Property
A contract guard reported that when he was trying to assist an intoxicated student, the student became belligerent and slapped him. Police notification was declined. Open / Under
Investigation