Police Blotter: April 21 – April 28

April 29, 2015, 10:34 p.m.

This report covers a selection of incidents from April 21 to April 28 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin.


Tuesday, April 21:

  • An individual’s bike was stolen from in front of the Sherman Fairchild Science Building sometime between 9:30 a.m. and 9:40 a.m.
  • An individual’s reportedly cable-locked bike was stolen from a bike rack near Hoover Tower sometime between 1:30 p.m. and 4:15 p.m.


Wednesday, April 22:

  • No incidents were reported for this day.


Thursday, April 23:

  • San Mateo County Engineers extinguished a small vegetation fire near Piers Lane and Alpine Road at 1:19 p.m.
  • An unknown suspect or suspects stole an unattended purse from between Building 20 and Building 50 sometime between 1 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.
  • An individual parked and abandoned a vehicle reported stolen out of San Jose on Stanford Ave. at 5 p.m.


Friday, April 24:

  • An individual was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) near Bowdoin Lane and Campus Drive sometime between 12:40 a.m. and 1 a.m. and was transported to the San Jose Main Jail.


Saturday, April 25:

  • No incidents were reported for this day.


Sunday, April 26:

  • An unknown suspect or suspects used an unknown object to smash the rear windshield of a rental car outside of Theta Delta Chi at 12:35 a.m.
  • An unknown suspect or suspects spray painted a pentagram onto the southwest exterior wall of Casa Italiana sometime between 12:01 a.m. Monday and 7:40 p.m. Tuesday.
  • An unknown suspect or suspects spray painted swastikas on Sigma Alpha Epsilon house property sometime between 12:01 a.m. and 1:30 a.m, causing approximately $500 in damage.


Monday, April 27:

  • An unknown suspect stole an individual’s unattended backpack from the Huang Engineering Center sometime between 12:10 a.m. and 12:20 a.m.


Tuesday, April 28:

  • An individual was cited and released for being in possession of a controlled substance at 12:45 a.m. on Stanford Ave.
  • Two individuals engaged in a verbal altercation at the Student Services Building sometime between 11:30 a.m. and 11:40 a.m. The suspect then threw his sunglasses at the victim’s face.
  • An individual’s reportedly chain-locked bike was stolen from a bike rack near Building 60 sometime between noon and 6 p.m.


According to the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin, no alcohol transports were reported for the eight-day period between April 21 and April 28.


Contact Sam Premutico at samprem ‘at’ stanford.edu.

Sam Premutico ’18 is a staff writer covering University and local news. A freshman from Brooklyn, New York, Sam has a wide range of academic interests, including biology and philosophy. When not in class or writing for The Daily, Sam enjoys solving crossword puzzles and playing for the Stanford Men’s Squash team. To contact Sam, email him at samprem ‘at’ stanford.edu.

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