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Daily Crime Log

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Daily Crime Log January 18-21, 2020

Contents Include In-Person and Online Crime Reports

The Daily Crime Log is required by the Clery Act to record all criminal incidents and alleged criminal incidents that are reported to the CSUN Department of Police Services. Incidents are posted to the Log within 48 hours of being reported, excluding weekends and campus holidays. If a case disposition changes, it will be reflected in the log within 48 hours.                

Type

Report#

Offense

Date/Time Reported

Date/Time Occurred

Location

Synopsis

Disposition

Crime Report

200039

Burglary from Motor Vehicle

01/20/20 1:51pm

01/20/20 1:00am – 11:00am

Parking Lot F10

An unknown suspect broke the rear passenger window of the victim’s vehicle and stole the steering wheel airbag.

Open

Crime Report

200035

Inflict Injury on Spouse/ Cohabitant – Annoying Electronic Communication

01/19/20 7:12pm

08/01/18 – 08/01/19 Unknown Hours / 12/12/19 & 01/14/20 Unknown Hours

University Village

The victim reported that the suspect had assaulted her multiple time at different location from August 2018 to August 2019. The suspect had also send annoying electronic communication on 12/12/19 and 01/14/20 

Open

Crime Report

200034

Annoying Electronic Communication

01/19/20 7:12pm

01/18/20 12:03pm

University Village

A known suspect was sending the victim annoying electronic communication.

Open

Crime Report

200032

Theft of Personal Property

01/19/20 12:53pm

01/18-19/20 Unknown Hours

University Park – Building 4

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s cellphone, ear buds, and car key from his residence.

Open

Crime Report

200029

Petty Theft

01/18/20 4:26am

01/18/20 3:30am – 4:00am

Sierra Hall

An unknown suspect stole property belonging to four victims that was left unattended on a bench in the lobby.

Open

    Previously Reported: 

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 Type

Report#

Offense

Date/Time Reported

Date/Time Occurred

Location

Synopsis

Disposition

Crime Report

200021

Vandalism

01/13/20 4:47pm

01/13/20 Unknown Hours

Parking Structure G3- Level 2

An unknown suspect broke the glass to the fire extinguisher cabinet.

Open

Crime Report

200020

Theft of Personal Property

01/13/20 12:04pm

12/19/19 – 01/06/20 3:00pm – 10:30am

Lilac Hall

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s property from his cubical.

Open

Crime Report

200014

Vandalism

01/08/20 4:02pm

Unknown date/time

Nordhoff Hall South Stairwell

Unknown suspect used pink paint to write graffiti on a wall.

Open

Crime Report

200012

Vandalism

01/08/20 12:17am

Unknown date/time

Parking Structure B3

Unknown suspect used black spray paint to write graffiti on a blue light phone post.

Open

Crime Report

200011

Petty Theft

01/07/20 1:00pm

01/07/20 8:00am-10:00am

Quick Copy Campus Store

Unknown suspect stole the front tire of the victim’s bicycle which was parked and locked to a bicycle rack.

Open

Crime Report

200007

Vandalism / Tampering with Fire Equipment

01/05/20 3:59pm

01/05/20 Unknown Hours

Parking Structure B5

An unknown suspect broke into two fire extinguisher cases from the second level of the parking structure, using the extinguishers when no fire was present.

Open

Crime Report

200006

Vandalism

01/04/20 3:08pm

Unknown Date/Hours

Redwood Hall

An unknown suspect used a black marker to write graffiti on the wall and mirror in the first floor men’s restroom.

Open

Crime Report

200005

Vandalism

01/02/20 1:35pm

01/02/20 Unknown Hours

Chaparral Hall

An unknown suspect used an unknown object to damage a mirror in the first floor men’s restroom.

Open

Crime Report

200004

Vandalism

01/02/20 8:49am

01/02/20 Unknown Hours

Cypress Hall

An unknown suspect used purple and pink marker to write graffiti on the wall and mirror in the second floor women’s restroom.

Open

Crime Report

200003

Vandalism

01/02/20 7:55am

01/02/20 12:00am – 7:51am

Lindley/Halsted

An unknown suspect used orange paint to write graffiti on a blue light phone.

Open

Crime Report

191699

Driving Under the Influence: Alcohol/ Hit-and-Run Traffic Accident

12/27/19 9:56pm

12/27/19 9:54pm

Lindley/Nordhoff

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for driving under the influence of alcohol and leaving the scene of an accident without exchanging information.

Referred to City Attorney

Crime Report

191698

Courtesy Report

12/26/19 2:31pm

12/12-16/19 Unknown Hours

Canoga Park, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim checks via email and had the victim use a cash app to send the money to different people. The checks did not clear.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

191697

Vandalism

12/25/19 9:21am

12/25/19 12:00am – 9:20am

Sierra Hall

An unknown suspect used blue and red marker to write graffiti on a stall wall in the men’s first floor restroom.

Open

Crime Report

191690

Vandalism

12/19/19 6:41pm

12/19/19 Unknown Hours

Bookstein Hall

An unknown suspect used black and purple marker to write graffiti on a in the first floor men’s restroom.

Open

Crime Report

191687

Courtesy Report

12/19/19 9:02am

September 2018 – 12/13/19 Unknown Time

Simi Valley, CA

The victim has been receiving annoying electronic communication from an unknown suspect.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

191682

Battery: Non-Cohabit Spouse/Etc. / Vandalism

12/18/19 1:53am

12/18/19 1:00am

9963 Lindley

During an argument the suspect grabbed the victim’s wrist and kicked her vehicle.

Open

Crime Report

191680

False Pretense to Obtain Money

12/17/19 8:13am

12/12-17/19 Unknown Hours

Children’s Center

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim checks via email and had the victim buy gift cards sending them the information. The checks did not clear.

Open

Crime Report

191679

Vandalism

12/17/19 4:14pm

12/17/19 Unknown Hours

University Student Union

An unknown suspect used white paint to write graffiti on a skateboard rack.

Open

Crime Report

191678

Hit and Run Traffic Collision

12/17/19 4:09pm

12/17/19 1:40am – 3:40pm

Parking Structure B3 – Level 2

An unknown suspect hit the victim’s parked car and left the scene without reporting the accident.

Open

Crime Report

191675

Vandalism

12/17/19 7:17am

Unknown Date/Time

Parking Lot B1

An unknown suspect used black spray paint to write graffiti on a trashcan.

Open

Online Crime Report

191674

Hit and Run Traffic Collision

12/16/19 8:35pm

12/15-16/19 8:00pm – 8:00pm

Parking Lot F9

An unknown suspect hit the victim’s parked car and left the scene without reporting the accident.

Open

Online Crime Report

191673

Petty Theft

12/16/19 1:57pm

12/14-16/19 4:45pm – 12:00pm

University Park – Building 11

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s bicycle that he has secured to a bicycle rack outside the building.

Investigation Suspended – Pending Further Leads

Updated: 01/14/20

Crime Report

191672

Theft of Personal Property

12/16/19 9:51pm

12/16/18 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Education Building

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s cellphone that was left unattended in a restroom.

Open

Crime Report

191671

Grand Theft

12/16/19 5:15pm

128/16/19 4:50pm

Oviatt Library

The victim reported her unattended bag stolen from a fourth floor study table. She later retraced her steps and located her property on the third floor.

Unfounded

Crime Report

191666

Concealed Firearm/ Manufacturing Specific Dangerous Weapons/ Possession of a Large Capacity Magazine/ Battery: Non-Cohabit Spouse

12/15/19 4:15pm

12/15/19 4:00pm

Zelzah/ Superior

CSUN officers responded to reports of battery in front of Northridge Academy High School. After making contact with the involved parties, officers arrested one for battery and the second for a concealed firearm, manufacturing a weapon and possession of large capacity magazine.

Referred to City Attorney

Updated: 12/17/19

Crime Report

191661

Invasion of Privacy: Camera/Bathroom

12/13/19 10:26am

Unknown Date/Time

University Park – Building 1

A known suspect used his cellphone to record the victim in the restroom of their residence.

Open

Crime Report

191659

Vandalism

12/12/19 6:20pm

12/12/19 Unknown Hours

Sierra Hall

An unknown suspect used black marker to write graffiti on a stall wall in the second floor men’s restroom.

Open

Crime Report

191658

Theft of Personal Property

12/12/19 12:08pm

12/12/19 9:30am – 11:20am

Jacaranda Hall

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s scooter that she secured to a bicycle rack with a cable lock.

Open

Online Crime Report

191656

Petty Theft

12/11/19 2:10pm

12/10/19 7:05pm – 7:25pm

Parking Structure B5 – Level 2

An unknown suspect stole the victim laptop computer and bag that had been left unattended.

Open

Crime Report

191655

Shoplifting

12/11/19 7:00pm

12/11/19 6:45pm – 6:50pm

University Park – Mercado

An unknown male suspect was observed putting a bag of cookies in his pocket and leaving without paying.

Open

Crime Report

191652

Rape

12/11/19 1:10pm

12/10/19 7:00pm – 2:00am

University Student Union - Pub

The victim was sexual assaulted by three unknown suspects.

Open

Online Crime Report

191651

Hit and Run Traffic Collision

12/10/19 6:46pm

12/06-07/19 9:00pm – 5:15pm

Parking Structure G9

An unknown suspect hit the victim’s parked car and left the scene without reporting the accident.

Open

Crime Report

191644

Throwing Burning Material

Updated: 12/16/19

12/10/19 8:41pm

12/10/19 8:40pm

Parking Structure B5 – Level 1

An unknown suspect discarded an unknown item into the trashcan causing the content to smolder.

Open

Crime Report

191642

Minor in Possession of Cannabis

12/10/19 7:51am

12/10/19 7:50am

Parking Lot F7 Restroom

Four female juveniles were seen by CSUN staff entering the restroom to smoke marijuana. The subjects were gone prior to officer’s arrival.

Open

Crime Report

191640

Theft of Personal Property

12/09/19 11:57pm

12/09/19 11:00pm – 11:30pm

Satellite Student Union – Geronimo’s

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s scooter that he had secured to a bicycle rack.

Open

Crime Report

191638

Vandalism

12/09/19 9:59am

12/09/19 Unknown Hours

Oviatt Library

An unknown suspect used red marker to write graffiti on a stall wall in the second floor men’s restroom.

Open

Crime Report

191637

Grand Theft

12/08/19 2:59pm

12/05/19 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Oviatt Library – 3rd Floor

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s laptop computer that was left unattended on a table.

Open

Crime Report

191635

Petty Theft/ Theft: Access Card

12/06/19 7:20pm

12/06/19 12:00pm – 5:00pm

Oviatt Library – 4th Floor

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s wallet that was left unattended in her backpack.

Open

Crime Report

191632

Courtesy Report

12/06/19 3:48pm

12/02-06/19 Unknown Hours

Sherman Oaks, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim checks via email and had the victim buy gift cards sending them the information. The checks did not clear.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

191631

Unauthorized Wiretapping

12/06/19 2:37pm

12/05/19 12;00pm

University Park – Building 13

A known suspect recorded a conversation with the victim without his knowledge or approval.

Open

Online Crime Report

191630

Hit and Run Traffic Collision

12/05/19 2:08pm

12/04/19 6:32pm – 6:37pm

Parking Lot G3

An unknown suspect hit the victim’s parked car and left the scene without reporting the accident.

Open

Crime Report

191629

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol

12/06/19 3:36am

12/06/19 3:33pm

Lassen/ Etiwanda

A CSUN officer arrested the suspect for driving under the influence of alcohol during a traffic stop.

Referred to City Attorney

Updated: 12/12/19

Crime Report

191626

Driving with a Suspended License

12/05/19 3:20pm

12/05/19 3:15pm

Darby/Dearborn

A CSUN officer arrested the suspect for driving with a suspended license.

Referred to City Attorney

Updated: 12/12/19

Crime Report

191621

Invasion of Privacy: Camera/Bathroom

12/04/19 2:44pm

12/04/19 11:00am – 11:30am

Sierra Hall

An unknown male was using a cellphone to record the victim in the restroom.

Open

Crime Report

191620

Courtesy Report

12/03/19 3:54pm

08/01/19 – 11/27/19 Unknown Hours

Valley Village, CA

The victim has been assaulted by a known suspect on several occasions.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

191619

Theft of Personal Property

12/03/19 3:25pm

12/02-03/19 12:30pm – 2:45pm

University Park – Building 14

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s bicycle that had been secured to a light pole with a cable lock.

Open

Crime Report

191618

Tamper with Fire Alarm

12/03/19 3:32pm

12/03/19 3:30pm

Bayramian Hall

Unknown suspect pulled a fire alarm pull station lever activating the fire alarm when no fire was present.

Open

Online Crime Report

191616

Hit and Run Traffic Collision

12/02/19 7:31pm

12/02/19 4:40pm – 4:55pm

Parking Structure B3

An unknown suspect hit the victim’s parked car and left the scene without reporting the accident.

Open

Online Crime Report

191615

Petty Theft

12/02/19 11:31am

11/27/19 4:30pm – 5:00pm

Sierra Hall

An unknown suspect stole a monitor from the computer lab.

Open

Crime Report

191613

Vandalism

12/02/19 4:05pm

12/0/19 7:00am – 4:05pm

Campus Store Complex

An unknown suspect used red marker to write graffiti on a call box.

Open

Crime Report

191612

Grand Theft

12/02/19 1:11pm

12/02/19 9:30am – 9:50am

Track and Field Weight Room

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s backpack that was left unattended.

Open

Crime Report

191611

Grand Theft

12/02/19 11:11am

11/27/19 – 12/02/19 9:30am – 9:30am

University Park – Building 14

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s electric scooter that was left unattended in the lobby.

Open

Online Crime Report

191610

Hit and Run Traffic Collision

12/01/19 2:17pm

11/14/19 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Parking Structure G3 – Roof Level

An unknown suspect hit the victim’s parked car and left the scene without reporting the accident.

Open

Crime Report

191605

Battery on Person/ Vandalism

11/26/19 7:44pm

11/26/19 6:18pm

University Park – Building 5

Two roommates were involved in an altercation. Neither were desirous of prosecution. When one party returned to the residence they found a mirror had been broken.

Open

Crime Report

191601

Petty Theft

11/26/19 1:32pm

11/15-18/19 Unknown Hours

Art and Design

An unknown unknown suspect stole a projector left in an unsecured classroom.

Open

Crime Report

191600

Battery on Person

11/26/19 10:30am

11/26/19 9:40am

Redwood Hall

A known suspect assaulted the victim.

Open

Online Crime Report

191598

Hit and Run Traffic Collision

11/25/19 10:40pm

11/16-17/19 3:30pm – 8:00am

Parking Lot F9

An unknown suspect hit the victim’s parked car and left the scene without reporting the accident.

Open

Crime Report

191597

Battery on Person

11/26/19 2:12am

11/26/19 1:45am – 1:58am

University Park – Building 18

CSUN officers responded to reports of a fight outside the building. All parties had left the area prior to the officers’ arrival.

Open

Online Crime Report

191592

Petty Theft

11/24/19 7:56pm

11/22/19 9:15am – 10:15am

Oviatt Library

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s wallet from her backpack that was left unattended in a study room.

Open

Online Crime Report

191591

Petty Theft

11/24/19 2:22pm

11/20-21/19 10:00pm – 10:30am

Parking Lot G9

An unknown suspect stole the parking pass from the victim’s vehicle. The rear passenger side window was partially open.

Open

Online Crime Report

191587

Hit and Run Traffic Collision

11/24/19 1:10pm

11/12/19 8:35pm – 8:40pm

Parking Structure B5 – Level 1

An unknown suspect hit the victim’s parked car and left the scene without reporting the accident.

Open

Crime Report

191586

Vandalism/ Tamper with Fire Alarm Etc.

11/25/19 12:39am

11/22-25/19 12:00am

Oviatt Library

An unknown suspect hung two chairs from the ceiling and used a fire extinguisher in a room.

Open

Crime Report

191584

Vandalism

11/24/19 3:30pm

Unknown Date/Time

Sierra Tower

Unknown suspect(s) used multiple colors of paint to graffiti on a wall, railing, a ventilation pipe, and desk on the exterior of the fourth floor.

Open

Crime Report

191581

Vandalism

11/23/19 5:34pm

11/23/19 12:00am – 5:30pm

Redwood Hall

Unknown suspect used blue marker to write graffiti in the first floor men’s restrooms.

Open

Crime Report

191580

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol

11/23/19 2:36am

11/23/19 2:34am

Lindley/Lassen

A CSUN officer arrested the suspect for driving under the influence of alcohol during a traffic stop.

Referred to City Attorney

Updated: 12/12/19

Crime Report

191578

Vandalism

11/22/19 1:25pm

11/22/19 7:50am

Parking Lot G8

A known suspect punched the driver side mirror when the victim locked himself in the vehicle during an altercation. See Report 191576.

Open

Crime Report

191577

Vandalism

11/22/19 7:50am

11/22/19 Unknown Hours

Redwood Hall

Unknown suspect used silver marker to write graffiti in the first floor men’s restrooms.

Open

Crime Report

191576

Fight/Etc. at School/ University

11/22/19 7:54am

11/22/19 7:43am

University Park – Building 13

Four individuals were involved in a physical altercation over comments regarding three of the individuals’ vaping in the area.

Open

Crime Report

191575

Possess Unlawful Weapon On Campus Grounds

11/21/19 3:33pm

11/21/19 4:00pm

UPA 10

Police responded to a call of a person who possessed an unlawful weapon on campus.  The person was contacted and the weapon secured.

Closed

Updated: 01/21/20

Crime Report

191572

Petty Theft

11/21/19 11:15am

11/21/19 11:00am-11:05am

Oviatt Library

Unknown suspect stole the victim’s property that was left unattended at a cubicle.

Open

Updated: 11/25/19

Crime Report

191569

Vandalism

11/21/19 8:41am

11/21/19 12:05am-8:30am

F5 Parking Lot

Unknown suspect used a sharp object to scratch the side of the victim’s car.

Open

Updated: 11/25/19

Crime Report

191566

Assault on a Person

11/20/19 4:18pm

11/13/19 6:40pm

Nordhoff Hall

A known suspect became angry toward actions taken by the victim and threw a couple punches failing to hit the victim’s body.

Open

Updated: 11/25/19

Crime Report

191565

Urinate in Public

11/20/19 3:14pm

11/20/10 10:00am

Extended University Commons

Reporting party called police to report they witnessed a person urinating in public earlier that day.

Open

Updated: 11/25/19

Crime Report

191563

Annoying/Harassing Phone Calls

11/20/19 10:45pm

Numerous Times Over a 2-year period

CSUN Campus

Known suspect has been repeatedly sending annoying and harassing phone calls and emails to the victim.

Open

Updated: 11/25/19

Crime Report

191562

Hit and Run Traffic Collision

11/20/19 7:57am

11/20/19 7:45am

Lindley Av at Eucalyptus Hall

Unknown suspect drove their vehicle into a traffic control gate arm and bollard damaging the equipment.  The suspect fled the location failing to report the accident.

Open

Updated: 11/25/19

Crime Report

191559

Vandalism

11/19/19 2:35pm

Unknown

Live Oak Hall

Unknown suspect(s) used black ink to graffiti on a concrete wall.

Open

Updated: 11/25/19

Crime Report

191554

Vandalism

11/19/19 8:57am

Unknown

Parking Structure B-3 – 3rd Level

Unknown suspect(s) used black paint to graffiti on a concrete wall.

Open

Updated: 11/25/19

Crime Report

191553

Vandalism

11/19/19 8:35am

Unknown

Sierra Hall

Unknown suspect(s) used white ink to graffiti on a glass display.

Open

Updated: 11/25/19

Crime Report

191544

Driving on a Suspended Driver License and Fail to Use Ignition Interlock Device

11/18/19 12:39am

11/18/19 12:39am

Zelzah Av / Roscoe Bl

CSUN officers conducted a traffic stop finding the driver in violation of operating a motor vehicle on a suspended driver license and a failure to use an ignition interlock device.  The driver was released at the scene on a misdemeanor citation.

Referred to City Attorney

Updated: 12/12/19