Crime Log: April 1 to 6

Christine Wang, Contributing Writer

The NYU Department of Public Safety received reports of larceny and criminal mischief between April 1 and April 6.


At 9:30 p.m. on April 1, a bicycle that was chained to a street sign near Meyer Hall was stolen between 8:40 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. The New York City Police Department was not notified.

At 11:50 a.m. on April 3, a contractor at 433 First Ave. reported that between 5 p.m. on March 20 and 9 a.m. on March 27 a box of LED light bulbs were stolen from a supply room. The NYPD was informed, responded to the scene and filed a report.

At 12:45 p.m. on April 6, a student reported that his backpack had been left in Palladium Dining Hall at 12:30 p.m. on April 2. The dining hall was closed when he went to retrieve his backpack on April 2 at 2 a.m., and when he returned at 1 p.m.  on April 5 the backpack was missing from the dining hall. The NYPD was not notified.

Criminal Mischief

At 5:57 p.m. on April 4, a staff member of Rogers Hall said someone had purposefully damaged a classroom white board.

At 9.41 p.m. on April 6, a resident of 2 Washington Square Village reported a small graffiti symbol scribbled in pen on the elevator wall. The NYPD was informed, responded to the scene and filed a report.

A version of this article appeared in the Monday, April 13 print edition. Email Christine Wang [email protected].