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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

August 2015 Crime Log

Incident No.  Reported Date Reported Time Category Type Building/ Site Name Incident Summary Incident Status
1-2015-001673 08/31/2015 1:25pm Larceny On Campus A non-NYU vendor employee stated he left his hand truck unattended on the sidewalk in front of 10 Washington Place at 1:15pm and discovered the hand truck missing when he returned for it at 1:25pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001671 08/31/2015 1:00am Sexual Assault 3rd North Residence Hall A student stated that she was the victim of a sexual assault  in a residence hall room.  A police report was filed and there is an open police investigation. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001662 08/28/2015 5:05pm Larceny 22 Washington Square North A staff member stated she left their laptop unattended on a desk in the fourth floor lounge at 3:00pm and discovered the laptop missing when she returned for  it at 4:10pm.  A police report was filed.  Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001661 08/28/2015 3:30pm Larceny Coles Sports Center A student stated he left his bicycle secured to the bike rack in front of the building at 12:00pm and discovered his bicycle missing when he returned for it at 3:25pm. A police report was filed. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001660 08/28/2015 1:55pm Larceny Washington Square Park A student stated that he left his iPad unattended on a park bench at 12:00pm and discovered it missing when he returned for it at 12:15pm.  A police report was filed. Closed/Referred to NYPD
1-2015-001659 08/28/2015 12:35pm Controlled Substance Carlyle Court Public Safety responded to a report of an alleged controlled substance in a residence hall room and recovered a small amount of marijuana. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2015-001654 08/26/2015 6:00pm Larceny Vanderbilt Hall An administrator stated that he left his laptop an backpack unattended in his office at 4:59pm and discovered both items missing when he returned at 5:50pm.  Police notification was declined at time of report. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001653 08/26/2015 5:30pm Larceny Vanderbilt Hall A student stated that he left his gym bag full of clothes unattended on top of a locker on the 2nd floor at 12:30pm and discovered it missing when he returned for it at 5:20pm.  Police notification was declined  Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001651 08/26/2015 10:30am Criminal Mischief Dental Center A staff member reported she left her office on 08/25/15 at 5:40pm and returned to her office on 08/26/15 at 10:00am at which point she discovered the power cable to her space heater had ben cut.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001644 08/24/2015 6:00pm Larceny Schwartz Plaza A student stated that he left his bicycle secured to his bicycle rack in the plaza at 8:30am and discovered the bicycle missing when he returned for it at 5:30pm.  A police report was filed. Closed/Referred to Police
1-2015-001643 08/24/2015 4:50pm Larceny On Campus A student stated that he left his bicycle secured to the 721 Broadway bicycle rack on the sidewalk of Waverly Place at 12:00pm and discovered a cell phone holder which was attached to his bicycle missing when he returned at 2:0pm.  Police notification was declined.  Closed/No Suspects or Witnesses
1-2015-001635 08/23/2015 12:50pm Larceny On Campus A staff member stated that he secured his bicycle to a street sign on the sidewalk in front of the Kimmel Center at  9:20am and discovered his bicycle missing when he returned for it at 12:15pm.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001633 08/22/2015 7:00am Larceny Meyer Hall A staff member stated that he left his cellular phone unattended in a restroom at 6:25am and discovered the cellular phone missing when he returned for it at 6:45am.  A police report was filed. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001624 08/20/2015 11:10am Criminal Mischief D'Agostino Hall A non-NYU individual stated that he left his car parked on West 3rd Street in front of D'Agostino Hall on 08/09/15 at 11:00pm and discovered scratches on the hood of his car that seemed to be intentional when he returned on 08/10/15 at 2:00am.  A police report was filed. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001615 08/15/2015 10:37am Larceny Theft Goddard Hall A student stated that she left her wallet unattended in another student's room at 2:30am and discovered the wallet missing when she returned for it at 5:00am.  Police notification was declined Open/Under Investigations
1-2015-001614 08/15/2015 10:35am Larceny Theft West 13th Street Residence Hall A student stated that she left her coffee maker unattended in her room at 10:00am and discovered it missing when she returned at 10:30am.  Police notification was declined. Closed/No Identifiable Suspect
1-2015-001593 08/11/2015 2:40am Harassment Weinstein Hall A summer student stated that she received a threatening e-mail from another summer student.  Police notification was declined. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001588 8/10/2015 2:05 PM Larceny Coles Sports Center An employee of an NYU contractor reported that he secured his bicycle toa bike rack in front of Coles at 7 a.m. on August 10 and when he returned at 2 p.m. the bicycle and lock were missing.  A report was filed with the NYPD. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001576 08/06/2015 11:05pm Controlled Substance Brittany Hall Public Safety responded to a report of an alleged controlled substance in a residence hall room and recovered a small amount of marijuana. Closed/Referred to Judicial Affairs
1-2015-001575 08/05/2015 8:45pm Larceny Lilian Vernon Center A faculty member stated he left his laptop unattended on his desk in his office at 6:00pm and discovered the laptop missing when he returned for it at 8:00pm.  Police notification was declined at the time of the report. Open/Under Investigation

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08/04/2015 5:35pm Larceny 721 Broadway A student stated that she left her bicycle secured to the exterior bike rack on Waverly Place on 08/03/15 at 8:00pm and discovered the bicycle missing when she returned for it on 08/04/15 at 5:30pm.  A police report was filed. Open/Under Investigation
1-2015-001561 08/03/2015 2:00pm Criminal Mischief 4 Washington Square Village An administrator observed non bias graffiti on a bridge netting used on the exterior of the building for construction purposes. A police report was filed.  Closed/No Further Action

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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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