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Daily Crime Log October 29, 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

Online Crime Report

200704

Identity Theft

10/28/20 1:52pm

Unknown Date/Time

Los Angeles, CA

An unknown suspect used the victim’s information to open an account.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

      Previously Reported: 

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 Type

Report#

Offense

Date/Time Reported

Date/Time Occurred

Location

Synopsis

Disposition

Crime Report

200699

Vandalism

10/27/2020 2:54pm

Unknown

Parking Structure G9 – Level 3

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

Open

Online Crime Report

200698

Petty Theft

10/26/20 4:23pm

10/26/20 Unknown Hours

University Village – Building J

An unknown suspect stole two bicycles from the victim’s patio.

Open

Crime Report

200695

Courtesy Report

10/26/20 4:49pm

10/23-26/20 Unknown Hours

Canoga Park, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim a check to deposit. Prior to depositing the check victim withdrew her personal funds to make a payment on the suspect behalf via a cash app. She later learned of the recent email scams and contacted the CSUN police department to report the incident.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

200694

Vandalism

10/26/20 12:48pm

10/26/20 Unknown Hours

Child and Family Studies Lab

An unknown suspect used black marker to write graffiti on a sign.

Open

Crime Report

200693

Petty Theft from Motor Vehicle

10/26/20 12:00pm

10/23/20 Unknown Hours

Parking Lot G11

An unknown suspect stole the parking permit from the victim’s parked vehicle. The vehicle’s windows had been left partially open.

Open

Crime Report

200689

Courtesy Report

10/24/20 11:57am

10/24/20 Unknown Hours

Northridge, CA

The victim reported an off campus sexual assault. A CSUN officer assisted the victim until the arrival of an LAPD unit. 

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Online Crime Report

200685

Petty Theft

10/22/20 11:47am

10/21-22/20 Unknown Hours

University Park – Building 21

An unknown suspect stole the victim’s bicycle that was secured outside the building.

Open

Crime Report

200676

Courtesy Report

10/20/20 8:06pm

10/20/20 Unknown Hours

Valencia, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect requested the victim purchase business check paper and she became suspicious. She learned of the recent email scams and contacted the CSUN police department to report the incident.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

200673

Courtesy Report

10/20/20 8:48am

10/12-13/20 Unknown Hours

Los Angeles, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim checks to deposit. The victim withdrew funds to be distributed via Bitcoin and to purchase gift cards. Later on the victim was notified the checks had not cleared.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

200671

Possession of Marijuana by Person Under 21 Years of Age

10/19/20 7:04pm

10/19/20 7:02pm

Parking Structure G3 – Level 5

CSUN officers cited the suspect for possession of marijuana during a traffic stop.

Cleared by Citation

Crime Report

200670

Vandalism

10/19/20 1:34pm

10/19/20 Unknown Hours

Solar Observatory and The Orange  Grove Bistro

An unknown suspect used black marker to write graffiti on exterior walls of both locations.

Open

Crime Report

200669

Driving with a Suspended Driver License

10/19/20 11:55am

10/19/20 11:53am

Nordhoff St / Lindley

A CSUN officer arrested the suspect for driving with a suspended driver license during a traffic stop.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

200668

Vandalism

10/19/20 10:25am

10/19/20 Unknown Hours

Parking Structure B5 – Level 1

An unknown suspect used black spray paint and blue marker to write graffiti on the west wall, a cement post and an electrical box.

Open

Crime Report

200667

Vandalism

10/18/20 11:07pm

10/18/20 Unknown Hours

Jeanne Chisolm Hall

An unknown suspect used black marker to write graffiti on an electrical box on the south east side of the building.

Open

Crime Report

200662

Vandalism

10/14/20 3:30pm

10/14/20 Unknown Hours

Manzanita Hall

An unknown suspect placed stickers and used black markers to write graffiti on a sign on the north east side of the building.

Open

Crime Report

200661

Vandalism

10/14/20 8:27am

10/14/20 Unknown Hours

Magnolia Hall

An unknown suspect used black marker to write graffiti on the north wall of the building.

Open

Crime Report

200660

Courtesy Report

10/14/20 7:13am

10/13-14/20 Unknown Hours

Northridge, CA

The victim reported an off campus battery. CSUN officers apprehended the suspect and assisted the victim until the arrival of LAPD units. 

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

200651

Vandalism

10/09/20 7:13am

10/09/20 Unknown Hours

Parking Structure B5 – Level 5

An unknown suspect broke the glass to the fire extinguisher case on the northeast side.

Open

Crime Report

200648

Vandalism

10/08/20 8:09am

09/30/20 9:04pm – 9:30pm

Updated: 10/22/20

Orange Grove

An unknown suspect used a black marker to write graffiti on two signs and a gazebo.

Open

Crime Report

200642

Vandalism

10/06/20 4:23pm

Unknown Date/Time

Children’s Center

An unknown suspect used black marker to write graffiti on a west side exterior door and to a bench on the east side of the building.

Open

Crime Report

200641

Courtesy Report

10/06/20 2:32pm

10/01-05/20 Unknown Hours

Reseda, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim a check to deposit. After depositing the check, the victim became aware this was possibly fraud and notified his bank. 

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

200640

Vandalism

10/05/20 3:25pm

09/30/20 9:05pm – 10:30pm

Updated: 10/22/20

Observatory

An unknown suspect used black marker to write graffiti on a drainage pipe on the east side of the building.

Open

Crime Report

200636

Vandalism

10/05/20 8:06am

10/05/20 Unknown Time

Parking Structure B5- Level 1

An unknown suspect broke the glass of a fire extinguisher case and used green marker to write graffiti on the interior of the north elevator cab.

Open

Crime Report

200634

Vandalism

10/04/20 12:55am

Unknown Date/Time

Parking Structure B5 – Level 5

An unknown suspect broke the glass of two fire extinguisher cases.

Open

Crime Report

200633

Open Container in Public/ Minor in Possessing Alcohol

10/04/20 12:55am

10/04/20 12:53am

Darby/Plummer

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for possession of open containers and being a minor in possession of alcohol.

Cleared by Arrest

Online Crime Report

200631

Petty Theft

10/02/20 8:32am

10/01-02/20 10:00pm – 3:00am

University Village – Building E

An unknown suspect stole a wagon from the victim’s balcony.

Open

Online Crime Report

200629

Annoying Repeat Calls

09/28/20 1:53pm

09/18/20 10:19pm – 10:43pm

University Park

The victim received annoying repeat calls from an unknown suspect.

Open

Crime Report

200626

Battery: Non-Cohabit Spouse

09/28/20 1:53pm

09/28/20 1:52pm

Manzanita Hall

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for battery.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

 200623

Reckless Driving: Parking Lot

09/26/20 11:56pm

09/26/20 11:55pm

Parking Lot F10

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for reckless driving.

Cleared by Arrest

Judicial Referral

N/A

Drug Law Violation

09/25/20 3:38pm

09/25/20 2:40pm

University Park – Building 10

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

Referred for Discipline

Crime Report

200616

Display False Registration/ Driving with a Suspended License

09/22/20 11:27am

09/22/20 11:26am

Darby/Prairie

During a traffic stop CSUN officers arrested the suspect for displaying false registration and driving with a suspended license.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

200615

Possession of Firearm/Exhibit Firearm

09/21/20 7:41pm

09/21/20 4:10pm

9500 Block of Lindley Ave.

The victim reported that a vehicle pulled up behind her parked vehicle and the driver exhibited a handgun.

Investigation Suspended – Pending Further Leads

Updated: 10/12/20

Online Crime Report

200614

Identity Theft

09/20/20 11:22am

Unknown Date/Time

Greenfield, CA

An unknown suspect used the victim’s information to obtain a loan.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

200613

Possession of a Controlled Substance

09/20/20 12:47am

09/20/20 12:45am

Baird Ave./ Sunburst St.

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

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

200610

Intent to Defraud Out of State Identification/ Vandalism

09/19/20 2:43am

09/19/20 2:40am

18411 Plummer St.

CSUN officers responded to a report of two unknown male suspected breaking into the mail boxes at the location. The suspect fled prior to officers’ arrival.

Open

Crime Report

200608

Courtesy Report

09/18/20 12:10am

09/13-17/20 Unknown Hours

Burbank, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim checks to deposit. The victim withdrew funds to be distributed via cash apps and Bitcoin ATMs. Later on the victim was notified the checks were fake and the funds had been deducted from her account.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

200607

Vandalism

09/17/20 4:28pm

09/17/20 4:25pm

Bayramian Hall

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for vandalizing two building windows with white spray paint.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

200605

Annoying Electronic Communication

09/17/20 8:01am

09/17/20 1:35am – 1:57am

University Park – Building 1

The victim received annoying electronic communication from an unknown suspect.

Open

Crime Report

200604

Courtesy Report

09/16/20 3:51pm

09/08-15/20 1:41pm – 9:24pm

Bell, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim checks to deposit. The victim withdrew funds to be distributed via cash apps and Bitcoin ATMs. Later on the victim found out the checks did not clear and the funds had been deducted from his account.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

200603

Carry Concealed Dirk or Dagger/ Possession of a Weapon at School

09/13/20 10:19pm

09/13/20 10:18pm

University Park – Post 2

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for possession of knife.

Cleared by Arrest

Crime Report

200600

Driving with a Suspended Driver License

09/11/20 8:13am

09/11/20 8:10am

Nordhoff St / Matador Dr.

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for driving with a suspended driver license during a traffic stop.

Referred to City Attorney

Updated: 10/28/20

Crime Report

200598

Driving with a Suspended Driver License

09/10/20 11:00am

09/10/20 11:01am

Nordhoff St / Matador Dr.

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for driving with a suspended driver license during a traffic stop.

Referred to City Attorney

Updated: 10/28/20

Crime Report

200593

Courtesy Report

09/08/20 3:35pm

08/17/20 – 09/01/20 Unknown Hours

Chatsworth, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim a check to deposit. The victim withdrew funds to be distributed via a cash apps. Later on the victim found out the checks were fake and the funds had been deducted from their account.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Crime Report

200590

Grand Theft

09/06/10 2:01pm

09/05-06/20 7:00pm – 10:00am

University Park – Building 16

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

Open

Judicial Referral

N/A

Drug Law Violation

09/06/20 9:17pm

09/06/20 6:30pm

University Park – Building 6

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

Referred for Discipline

Crime Report

200586

Vandalism

09/04/20 1:10am

Unknown Date/Time

Parking Structure B5 – Level 5

An unknown suspect broke the glass to a fire extinguisher case.

Open

Crime Report

200583

Courtesy Report

08/31/20 2:28pm

08/31/20 2:28pm

Chino Hills, CA

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. The suspect sent the victim checks to deposit. The victim withdrew funds to be distributed via a cash app. Later on the victim found out the checks were fake and the funds had been deducted from their account.

Turned Over to Outside Agency

Online Crime Report

200582

False Pretenses: Obtain Money/Etc.

08/30/20 1:02am

08/17-19/20 5:10pm – 5:10am

University Park – Building 8

An unknown suspect contacted the victim via email regarding a job offer. Since the victim did not have a US bank account to deposit a check, the suspect asked the victim to purchase gift cards with their own money and send the redemption information to the suspect. After doing so twice the victim became suspicious.

Investigation Suspended – Pending Further Leads

Updated: 09/18/20

Crime Report

200580

Driving with a Suspended Driver License

08/29/20 3:59pm

08/29/20 3:57pm

Nordhoff St / Zelzah

CSUN officers arrested the suspect for driving with a suspended driver license during a traffic stop.

Referred to City Attorney

Updated: 10/28/20