Crime Log: Nov. 5-12

Christine Park, Staff Writer

The Department of Public Safety has received reports of 11 incidents of larceny, an incident of harassment and the confiscation of an illegal substance between Nov. 5 and 12.


At 8:45 a.m. on Nov. 6, a student said the guest she signed into Lafayette Street residence hall on Nov. 5 at 3:50 a.m. stole a watch from her room at 7:37 a.m. The student was successful in retrieving her watch back with the assistance of Public Safety.

At 3:45 p.m. on Nov. 12, a student said his laptop and iPad were stolen between 10 p.m. on Nov. 11 and 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 12 at an office in the King Juan Carlos Center. The New York Police Department filed a report.

At 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 11, a staff member reported that his headphones and portable game device were stolen from his knapsack, which he left in a locker room at Rogers Hall between 2 p.m. and 11 p.m. The NYPD filed a report.

At noon on Nov. 12, Public Safety was notified that a laptop was stolen from a common room at Brittany residence hall between 8:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. on Nov. 11.

There have been six incidents of bicycle thefts, which have been reported at Schwartz Plaza, Tisch Hall, Coles Sports Center and several other locations on campus.

All but the incident at Lafayette are still under investigation.


At 12:35 p.m. on Nov. 5, a student said an unidentified male scratched him on the neck at West Third Street just behind Bobst Library. The case was closed as there were no suspects and the student decided not to notify the police.

Controlled Substance

At 12:15 a.m. on Nov. 6, Public Safety confiscated a small amount of marijuana from a dormitory room at Gramercy Green residence hall. The case was sent to judicial affairs.

A version of this article appeared in the Monday, Nov. 17 print edition. Email Christine Park at [email protected].