Crime Alerts

This page contains the most recent crime alerts. The purpose of a crime alert is to inform the campus community regarding crimes and incidents that have come to the attention of the University Police.  While these notices are primarily an attempt to increase safety awareness, they also serve to dispel myths/rumors regarding campus crimes or incidents.  Timely warnings may be distributed to campus offices, residence halls and libraries, off-campus locations, and through the Internet.  Timely warning notices are maintained on the CSUDH Police web site for a period of one (1) year) in the archive section.

The purpose of this notice is to inform the campus community regarding crimes and incidents that have come to the attention of the University Police. 

The University Police Department has received a report of an attempted kidnapping of a female student. The victim states that the incident occurred on May 2, 2016 at approximately 7:00 p.m. in the Southwest portion of Parking Lot 6.  An unknown male, grabbed the victim from behind and pushed her into a dark colored four-door SUV.  The victim fought off her attacker and fled in her vehicle. The victim was not injured. No weapon was seen.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, early 30’s, 5’-7”, thin build, with a beard and moustache. The suspect was wearing a dark T-shirt.  There are no further details at this time.

This Notice is in compliance with 20 U.S.C. Section 1092(f), the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act” (Clery Act), and the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).

Tips:

*Be aware of your surroundings.

*Have your keys in your hand as you approach your car.

*Travel in groups when practical.

*Know the location of campus emergency telephone towers.

Anyone with information that may assist in the investigation is urged to call the University Police at (310) 243-3639.  Anonymous tips can be provided by calling

The campus Anonymous Tip Hotline at (310) 243- 3980

This Notice is in compliance with 20 U.S.C. Section 1092(f), the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act” (Clery Act), and the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).

University Police have received the following crime information from the Los Angeles County Sheriff:  On April 25, 2016 at about 1:00 pm a sexual assault of a 16-year-old minor occurred on the Stub Hub Stadium side of the University. The suspect, also a minor, was known to the victim and has been identified.  Neither the victim nor the suspect had any relationship to the University and there is no ongoing threat to the campus community as a result of this incident.

Anyone with information concerning this crime should contact Detective B. Williams at (310) 243-3001, who will forward it to the Los Angeles County Sheriff.

The University Police recognizes that crimes of this nature are not the fault of the victim.  The University Police takes this opportunity to remind everyone of the following safety considerations:

* Always be alert of your surroundings.

* Report suspicious activities or individuals to police immediately.

* Use the buddy system – avoid walking alone when possible.

* If someone bothers you, attract attention to yourself; yell or scream.

* Stay in well-lit areas when possible.

This Notice is in compliance with 20 U.S.C. Section 1092(f), the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act” (Clery Act), and the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).

The University Police Department is investigating a report of a business robbery. The incident occurred on April 15, 2016 at approximately 6:30 a.m. at 18307 S. Central Ave. The victim states that an unknown male covered his head and took his property. No weapon was seen. The suspect fled in an unknown direction. The suspect is described only as a male Black.  The investigation is ongoing.

Tips:

*Be aware of your surroundings.

*Report suspicious persons or activity to police.

*Travel in groups when practical.

*Program the University Police phone number into your cell phone (310) 243-3639.

Anyone with information that may assist in the investigation is urged to call the University Police at (310) 243-3639.  Anonymous tips can be provided by calling

The campus Anonymous Tip Hotline at (310) 243- 3980

This Notice is in compliance with 20 U.S.C. Section 1092(f), the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act” (Clery Act), and the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).

 

Februrary 18, 2014

The below pictured individuals (non-students) have been involved in several burglaries on our campus. The men continue to return to the campus. University Police are seeking the assistance of the campus community to detect these men when they are on campus. If you see either man on campus please call the University Police immediately and alert us of their location. The University Police can be reached by dialing 911 or from any Campus phone at extension 3333 or any red tower call box located throughout the University.

 

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Tips:

*Always lock your windows and doors.

*Do not leave valuables visible from outside windows.

*Record the serial numbers of all valuable property that has them available.

*Enable any electric tracking systems available on your electronic devices.

 

This Notice is in compliance with 20 U.S.C. Section 1092(f), the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act” (Clery Act), and the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).