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Daily Crime Log April 15, 2021 

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

210189

Vandalism

04/13/21 7:43am

04/13/21 Unknown

Sierra Hall

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

Open

      Previously Reported: 

This is the most recent 60-day period data and it is open to public inspection free of charge, upon request during normal business hours. Any portion of the log that is older than 60 days will be made available within two business days of a request for public inspection. 

 Type

Report#

Offense

Date/Time Reported

Date/Time Occurred

Location

Synopsis

Disposition

Crime Report

210185

Possession of Controlled Substance Paraphernalia

04/11/21 1:35pm

04/11/21 1:41pm

Reseda/Halsted

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for possession of controlled substance paraphernalia.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210183

Speed Contest with Vehicle on Roadway

04/10/21 11:31pm

04/10/21 11:30pm

Zelzah/Lassen

A CSUN officer arrested the suspect for participation in a speed contest.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210184

Outside Agency Assist – Verbal Dispute

04/11/21 12:29pm

04/11/21 12:30pm

9039 Lindley

CSUN officers responded to a verbal dispute over a possible stolen bicycle from Long Beach, CA. LAPD units arrived a short time later and took over the investigation.

Outside Agency Assist

Crime Report

210181

Vandalism

04/09/21 9:24am

04/09/21 Unknown Hours

Reseda Annex

An unknown suspect threw white paint on a door on the west side of the building.

Open

Crime Report

210180

Driving with a Suspended License

04/08/21 1:53pm

04/08/21 1:52pm

Nordhoff/ Etiwanda

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

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210179

Vandalism

04/07/21 12:03pm

04/06-07/21 3:00pm-12:03pm

Redwood Hall

An unknown suspect damaged the right side of the plexiglass gate on the east side of the pool.

Open

Crime Report

210178

Vandalism

04/07/21 10:32am

04/07/21 Unknown Hours

Live Oak Hall

An unknown suspect used a black and green marker to write graffiti on the east stairwell between the first and second floor.

Open

Courtesy Report

210177

Courtesy Report

04/05/21 12:24pm

Unknown Date/Time

Northridge Academy High School

An unknown suspect used black spray paint to write graffiti on the south east stairway wall below Gym 3.

Open

Crime Report

210176

Unlawful Dumping of Waste Matter

04/05/21 9:02am

04/04/21 3:12pm

Art & Design Center

An unknown suspect placed tree/bush trimmings on the north east side of the building. The incident was captured on the campus CCTV camera system.

Open

Crime Report

210175

Possession of Burglary Tools/ Petty Theft

04/05/21 1:06pm

04/05/21 11:25pm

University Park – Building 18

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for possession of burglary tools and stealing the tire of a bicycle secured to the bicycle rack east of the building. The incident was captured on the campus CCTV camera system.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210173

Outside Agency Assist – Recovered Stolen Vehicle

04/04/21 1:26pm

04/04/21 1:07pm

Lindley/Nordhoff

A CSUN officer located a reported stolen vehicle. The suspect fled the location on foot. LAPD units arrived a short time later and took over the investigation.

Outside Agency Assist

Crime Report/ Judicial Referral

210171

Outside Agency Assist – Location Search/ Weapons Law Violation

04/02/21 3:22pm

04/02/21 3:21pm

University Village – Building D

CSUN officers assisted LAPD units with a search of a residence. One student was referred to student conduct for a weapons law violation.

Outside Agency Assist/ Referred for Discipline

Crime Report

210169

Outside Warrant – Felony

04/01/21 10:33am

04/01/21 10:32am

Parking Structure G6 – Level 1

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for an outside-agency felony warrant.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210167

Outside Agency Assist – Battery

03/31/21 1:47am

03/31/21 1:46am

Reseda/Plummer

A CSUN officer responded to a report of a battery. Upon his arrival he contacted two individuals. LAPD units arrived a few moments later and took over the investigation.

Outside Agency Assist

Crime Report

210165

Vandalism

03/30/21 7:30pm

03/30/21 Unknown Hours

Reseda Annex

An unknown suspect used blue spray paint to write graffiti on a sign post, and threw white paint on a door on the west side of the building.

Open

Crime Report

210163

Vandalism

03/30/21 10:45am

03/30/21 Unknown Hours

Vincennes/Darby

An unknown suspect used pink spray paint to write graffiti on a sign, and blue spray paint to write graffiti on the ground.

Open

Online Crime Report

210162

Courtesy Report

03/29/21 3:00pm

03/23-24/21 5:21pm – 2:20pm

Pacoima, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect had the victim purchase gift cards with their own funds.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

210161

Outside Agency Assist – Attempt Burglary

03/30/21 3:48am

03/30/21 3:45am

Nordhoff/Lindley

CSUN officers responded to a report of an attempted burglary at a residence. Upon their arrival they took a suspect into custody. LAPD units arrived a short time later and took over the investigation.

Outside Agency Assist

Crime Report

210159

Petty Theft

03/29/21 4:39pm

03/29/21 4:30pm

Physical Plant Management

An unknown male suspect stole a piece of conduit from a dumpster and fled the location on a bicycle.

Open

Crime Report

210158

Vandalism

03/29/21 1:54am

03/29/21 Unknown Hours

Reseda Annex

An unknown suspect used blue marker to write graffiti on the east wall of the building.

Open

Crime Report

210157

Vandalism

03/28/21 8:12pm

03/28/21 Unknown Hours

University Village

An unknown suspect bent a pole on the southwest side of the parking lot.

Open

Crime Report

210154

Obstructing a Police Officer/ Driving with a Suspended License

03/26/21 12:44am

03/26/21 12:43am

Lindley/ Vincennes

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for obstructing a police officer and driving with a suspended license.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210152

Vandalism

03/25/21 1:14pm

03/25/21 Unknown Hours

Redwood Hall

An unknown suspect broke two holes in the gate on the east side of the pool.

Open

Crime Report

210149

Petty Theft/  Possession of Weapon on Campus

03/23/21 9:49am

03/23/21 9:49am

Sierra Tower

CSUN officers arrested a suspect for stealing copper wire from a recycle dumpster located within PPM’s yard, and possession of two folding knives while on University property.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210147

Burglary

03/22/21 4:08am

03/22/21 3:17am

Parking Structure B3 – Bicycle Compound

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for breaking into the bicycle compound and stealing a bicycle. The incident was captured on the campus CCTV camera system.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210141

Driving with a Suspended License

03/17/21 4:16pm

03/17/21 4:15pm

Lindley/ Nordhoff

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

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210140

Courtesy Report

03/17/21 9:54am

03/05/21 Unknown Hours

Indio, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. After the victim purchased requested office supplies she became suspicious and contacted the CSUN Information Technology Department.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

210137

Vandalism

03/15/21 3:58pm

03/15/21 Unknown Hours

Matador Statue

An unknown suspect used red marker to write graffiti on table on the south side of the statue.

Open

Crime Report

210136

Vandalism

03/15/21 10:40am

03/15/21 Unknown Hours

Parking Structure B5

An unknown suspect shattered the glass to two fire extinguisher cabinets located on the west side of Level 3 and south side of Level 4.

Open

Crime Report

210135

Vandalism

03/15/21 7:32am

03/15/21 Unknown Hours

Stellar Observatory

An unknown suspect used a black marker to write graffiti on the south and east door of the observatory.

Open

Crime Report

210131

Dumping of Waste Matter

03/12/21 9:12am

03/11/21 5:26pm

Physical Plant Management

An unknown suspect dumped a tree limb on the east side of the building. The incident was captured on the campus CCTV camera system.

Open

Crime Report

210129

Vandalism

03/11/21  Unknown Hours

03/11/21 10:29am

Parking Structure B3

An unknown suspect used black and white markers to write graffiti on a wall and a sign on the sixth level.

Open

Crime Report

210128

Vandalism

03/11/21  Unknown Hours

03/11/21 9:58am

Parking Structure B5

An unknown suspect used blue paint to write graffiti on the wall panel of the east elevator.

Open

Crime Report

210127

Vandalism

03/10/21 7:17pm

Unknown Date/Time

Manzanita Hall/ Santa Susana Hall

An unknown suspect used blue, red, and black paint to write graffiti at both locations.

Open

Crime Report

210123

Grand Theft: Property/ Grand Theft: Copper/ Vandalism

03/09/21 6:34am

03/02-08/21 2:30pm – 7:00am

Citrus Hall

An unknown suspect stole a generator and copper cabling from a construction site next to the building. Additional copper cabling was also damaged.

Investigation Suspended – Pending Further Leads

Updated: 03/11/21

Crime Report

210122

Contempt: Disobey Court Order

03/08/21 7:15pm

03/08/21 7:10pm

Eucalyptus Hall

CSUN officers contacted the suspect who was violating a court stay-away order. He was escorted off campus.

Open

Crime Report

210121

Theft of Personal Property/Vandalism

03/08/21 2:29pm

03/05/21-03/06/21 3:00pm-5:30pm

University Park Building 10

An unknown suspect cut the cable lock and stole the victim’s bicycle from the bicycle rack located on north side of the building.

Open

Crime Report

210119

Vandalism

03/08/21 12:04pm

Unknown Date/Time

Santa Susana Hall

An unknown suspect used a gold marker to write graffiti on the fourth floor of the building.

Open

Crime Report

210117

Hit-and-Run/ Reckless Driving: Parking Lot

03/07/21 11:44pm

03/07/21 Unknown Hours

Parking Structure B5

An unknown suspect’s vehicle hit several cones and plastic a-frame signs located throughout the structure and left the location without reporting the incident.

Open

Crime Report

210116

Vandalism

03/07/21 7:22am

03/07/21 Unknown Hours

Art and Design Center

An unknown suspect used black paint to write graffiti on an air duct cover.

Open

Crime Report

210115

Vandalism

03/07/21 3:39am

03/07/21 Unknown Hours

Satellite Student Union

An unknown suspect damaged an exterior fence pole.

Open

Crime Report

210112

Impersonation Via Electronic Means

03/03/21 11:48am

02/22/21 Unknown Hours

CSUN Campus

An unknown suspect used the victim’s information to change her class schedule.

Investigation Suspended – Pending Further Leads

Updated: 03/29/21

Online Crime Report

210111

Vandalism

03/03/21 5:48pm

03/02/21 Unknown Hours

University Library

An unknown suspect used white marker to write graffiti on a locker outside the building.

Open

Crime Report

210110

Tamper with Fire Alarm

03/02/21 11:11pm

03/02/21 11:10pm

University Student Union

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

Open

Crime Report

210109

Vandalism

03/02/21 3:15pm

03/02/21 Unknown Hours

Laurel Hall

An unknown suspect used white paint to write graffiti on an electrical box on the east side of the building.

Open

Crime Report

210107

Grand Theft: Property

03/01/21 12:30am

02/17/21 – 3/01/21 12:00pm – 12:15pm

Parking Lot G3

An unknown suspect stole the catalytic converter from a parked vehicle.

Open

Crime Report

210104

Vandalism

02/28/21 4:34pm

02/28/21 Unknown Hours

Redwood Hall

An unknown suspect used blue, green, and pink markers to write graffiti on four fence coverings.

Open

Crime Report

210102

Vandalism

02/28/21 1:52pm

02/28/21 12:00am – 11:22am

Sierra Hall

An unknown suspect used red marker to write graffiti in the first floor men’s restroom.

Open

Crime Report

210101

Vandalism

02/28/21 1:33pm

02/28/21 Unknown Hours

Vincennes/Lindley

An unknown suspect used white marker to write graffiti on a newspaper stand.

Open

Crime Report

210099

Courtesy Report

02/25/21 2:44pm

02/25/21 1:00pm

Woodland Hills, CA

The victim is receiving annoying and harassing phone calls from an unknown suspect.

Open

Crime Report

210096

Petty Theft/ Vandalism

02/23/21 2:43pm

02/17-22/21 4:50pm – 9:40pm

Botanical Garden

An unknown suspect stole a plant and stepping stone from the location. A second plant was damaged.

Open

Crime Report

210095

Vandalism

02/23/21 12:41pm

02/23/21 Unknown Hours

Parking Structure G9 – Level 3

An unknown suspect used black and white marker to write graffiti on a pillar.

Open

Crime Report

210091

Courtesy Report

02/22/21 3:29pm

12/14/20 – 2/22/21 Unknown Hours

Los Angeles, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. Twice the victim used her own funds to send money on behalf of suspect. She received reimbursement checks and later found that the checks were fraudulent.  

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

210090

Courtesy Report

02/22/21 2:02pm

02/21/21 Unknown Hours

Van Nuys, CA

An unknown suspect posted intimate photos of the victim online without his consent.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

210089

Outside Warrant - Felony

02/22/21 10:28am

02/22/21 10:25am

Jerome Richfield

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for an outside felony warrant after contacting him in a restroom.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

210088

Battery on Person

02/22/21 9:32am

02/19/21 4:30pm

Parking Lot B1

The known suspect attempted to separate two employees involved in a heated verbal altercation.

Unfounded

Updated: 03/05/21

Crime Report

210081

Hit-and-Run

02/20/21 7:46pm

02/20/21 Unknown Hours

Darby/Prairie

An unknown suspect’s vehicle hit the stop sign located on the south side of the intersection and left the location without reporting the incident.

Open

Crime Report

210078

Sex with a Minor

02/19/21 9:16pm

02/19/21 9:00pm

Parking Lot F10

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for having sex with a minor.

Referred to City Attorney

Updated: 02/23/21

Crime Report

210077

Courtesy Report

02/19/21 5:47pm

02/18/21 5:30pm

Kinzie/ Nestle

While the victim was walking an unknown male suspect rode by on a bicycle and slapped her on the left buttock. 

Open

Online Crime Report

210076

Identity Theft

02/18/21 4:37am

12/7-17/20 12:01am – 11:59pm

Imperial Beach, CA

An unknown suspect used the victim’s information to attempt to file taxes and change banking information.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

210075

Hit-and-Run

02/18/21 8:10pm

02/18/21 7:30pm

Darby/Prairie

An unknown suspect’s vehicle hit the stop sign located on the north side of the intersection and left the location without reporting the incident.

Open

Judicial Referral

N/A

Drug Law Violation

02/18/21 1:53am

02/18/21 12:47am

University Park Building 17

One student was referred to student conduct for a drug law violation.

Referred for Discipline

Crime Report

210071

Vandalism

02/15/21 8:28pm

02/15/21 12:00am- 8:25pm

Reseda Annex

An unknown suspect used blue and black permanent marker to write graffiti on a parking sign located on the north end of the parking lot.

Investigation Suspended – Pending Further Leads

Updated: 02/16/21

Crime Report

210068

Vandalism

02/14/21 3:41am

02/14/21 Unknown Hours

Reseda Annex

An unknown suspect used blue and black spray paint to write on a dumpster and the north side wall of the location.

Investigation Suspended – Pending Further Leads

Updated: 02/16/21

Online Crime Report

210066

Courtesy Report

02/12/21 11:26am

02/10-12/21 11:10am – 11:10am

Carson, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim a check to use to purchase office supplies and gift cards. She later found that the checks were fraudulent.  

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

210065

Vandalism

02/12/21 11:41am

02/12/21 Unknown Hours

Orange Grove

An unknown suspect used blue and black spray paint to write graffiti on the east wall of the observatory and a utility box east of the location.

Investigation Suspended – Pending Further Leads

Updated: 02/15/21