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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

January 2015

Incident No. Reported Date Reported Time Category Type Building/Site Name Incident Summary Incident Status 
1-2015-000110 01/25/2015 0410pm Larceny NYU Main Bookstore NYU Public Safety detained a student for shoplifting. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2015-000092 01/23/2015 9:18pm Larceny Kimball Hall A staff member reported he noticed equipment was missing from an open office on 01/22/2015 at 8:00pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000066 01/20/2105 10:50am Harassment 380 2nd Avenue A student stated he received a harassing phone call where an unidentified male threatened to harm his wife.  NYPD was notified, responded to the scene and filed a police report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000060 01/20/2015 3:00pm Larceny Palladium Athletics Facility A student stated she lost her purse in the gym on 01/17/2015 at 12:00pm and discovered it in the gym's lost and found later in the day at 2:00pm with $100 missing from the purse.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000053 01/15/2015 11:52am Controlled Substance University          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
1-2015-000051 01/14/2015 4:55pm Larceny 7 Washington Place A staff members stated he left his locker secured on 12/31/14 at 9:00pm and discovered the locker open with pants, change and papers missing out of it when he returned on 01/02/15 at 4:50pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000048 01/14/2015 11:03pm Larceny Othmer Hall On time and date of report a student stated he secured his bicycle to the scaffolding in front of the building entrance on 12/17/14 at 12:00pm and discovered the bicycle missing when he returned on 01/13/15 at 10:30am.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000047 01/14/2015 9:30am Larceny 4 Washington Square Village A visiting professor stated his daughter left her cellphone charging in their apartment on 01/13/15 at 8:00am and discovered it missing when she returned at 8:00pm later the same day.  The professor further stated window workers were in his apartment during the time the cellphone went missing. Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000040 01/13/2015 5:25pm Larceny NYU Main Bookstore Public Safety observed a student attempt to conceal books and walk past all points of sale.  The student was detained and the books were recovered. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2015-000028 01/09/2015 3:05pm Burglary 25 West 4th Street A staff member stated left her sunglasses locked inside her office on 01/07/2015 at 5:00pm and discovered the sunglasses missing from her office when she returned on 01/08/2015 at 8:30am.  Police notification was declined. Opened/Under Investigation
1-2015-000020 01/08/2015 7:45pm Controlled Substance University       Hall On time and date of report 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
1-2015-000016 01/07/2015 1:50pm Larceny Rogers Hall On time and date of report a contract worker stated he left his cellphone unattended in a classroom on the 4th floor from 12:18pm until 12:30pm at which point he returned and discovered the cellphone missing.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000014 01/06/2015 9:00am Larceny NYU Credit Union On time and date of report an administrator reported a former NYU Medical Center employee deposited fraudulent checks and withdraw money associated with those checks from the credit union.  NYPD was notified and a police report was made.  Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000009 01/05/2015 2:30pm Larceny Palladium Hall On time and date of report a student stated he left his cellphone unattended in his residence hall with the front door unsecured at 1:35pm and discovered his cellphone missing from his room when he returned at 1:38pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000007 01/05/2015 1:16pm Larceny Bobst Library On time and date of report a student stated she left her laptop secured in a locker on the 8th floor on 12/19/14 at 10:00am and discovered the laptop missing when she returned on 01/04/15 at 7:00pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000003 01/04/2015 5:24am Criminal Mischief Othmer Hall On time and date of report an RA reported graffiti written on the front door of a residence hall room. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-000001 01/01/2015 5:19am Trespass Founders Hall On time and date of report a non NYU individual was arrested by the NYPD for criminal trespass in the exterior courtyard of the residence hall. Closed/Arrest Involved

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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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