Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann Monday, Nov. 10 12:56 p.m. An assistant professor reported to the Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) that his cell phone went missing on Friday and he had tracked its location to Snell Library. An officer transported the professor to the library to locate the phone, but the device was not recovered. A report was filed. 1:51 p.m. A student notified NUPD that his laptop had been stolen from the third floor of Snell while left unattended 10 minutes prior to filing the report. An officer met the student in the lobby of Snell regarding the incident. A report was filed. 7:28 p.m. A student reported her bicycle had been stolen between 5 p.m. Sunday and 7:25 p.m. Monday from in front of Behrakis Hall. A report was filed. Tuesday, Nov. 11 7:20 p.m. A student reported to NUPD that his Yamaha Vino moped was stolen from the bicycle racks at Snell Library between 6 p.m. and the time of report. Twenty minutes after the initial report, the student called again stating he located the moped in the rear of the library. The moped was damaged and appeared as if someone had attempted to hotwire it. He also reported a male stopped to look at the moped before leaving the area quickly. An Allied Barton security officer stated he saw a male matching the description on a dark moped coming from the Robinson Quad toward where the moped was recovered. Officers checked the area without result. ARead More
Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann, news staff Monday, Nov. 3 9:26 a.m. The cashier at Wollaston’s Market in Marino Center reported the manager speaking with a male he saw shoplifting. Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) officers responded and spoke with the male suspect, who was not affiliated with the university. The manager did not press charges, and the male was banned from campus and sent on his way. 3:58 p.m. A student reported his laptop was taken from the lobby of Snell Library between 3:55 and 4:10 p.m. while left unattended. A report was filed. 5:47 p.m. A student reported to NUPD that she confronted a stranger attempting to steal her unattended laptop from Snell Library at approximately 4 p.m. She witnessed the male suspect trying to place her computer into his black computer bag, but she was able to retrieve the device. A report was filed. Tuesday, Nov. 4 8:46 p.m. An NU student reported that her roommate in 115 St. Stephens St. had stolen some of her personal possessions, including jewelry and perfumes, while she was moving out of their apartment. A report was filed. Wednesday, Nov. 5 1:45 p.m. A student reported her blue Schwinn bike was stolen from the bike rack in front of Hurtig Hall after she last saw it on Nov. 4. A report was filed. 2:44 p.m. A student reported her laptop was stolen while she was at the Forsyth Street Bank of America ATM. A report was filed. 11:22 p.m. Snell Library staffRead More
Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann Monday, Oct. 27 11:16 a.m. Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) reported graffiti on the No Smoking signs near the black ball entrance of afterHOURS. A report was filed. 1:12 p.m. A student notified NUPD that her black Swiss army backpack was stolen between 12:50 and 1 p.m. while left unattended outside a room in West Village G. The backpack contained her wallet and other items. A report was filed. 4:23 p.m. A student reported witnessing two males cut a lock from a bicycle and head to the alleyway behind Shillman Hall. NUPD officers responded to the area and stopped one of the male suspects who are not affiliated with Northeastern, on Hallenborg Way. The student witness positively identified the suspect and he was taken into custody at 4:43 p.m. before being released to his mother. The juvenile will be summoned at a later date. Officers also located a second damaged lock and collected the information of a student who attempted to insert himself into a police investigation. 6:08 p.m. A Marino Center staff member reported that his black Dell laptop was taken from his physical therapy office while the door was unlocked. He last saw the computer at approximately 5 p.m. The device does not have any tracking software. A report was filed. 10:57 p.m. NUPD officers stopped three students on The Fenway and confiscated less than an ounce of marijuana. Officers collected their information and a report was filed. Tuesday, Oct. 28 10:37 a.m. ARead More
Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann Monday, Oct. 20 4:57 p.m. A Northeastern University (NU) staff member contacted the Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) to report a group of skateboarders performing stunts on the steps of Snell Library. An officer responded and believed she had spoken to the same group several times. The students, who are not affiliated with the university, were banned from Northeastern property, and their information was collected. 6:13 p.m. An NUPD officer was approached by a student reporting his Schwinn black racer 1980s bicycle was stolen from the International Village (IV) outdoor quad Sunday at approximately 9 p.m. The cable lock had been cut. A report was filed. 7:01 p.m. An officer reported an unknown person had removed the exit sign on the sixth floor of 10 Coventry St. A work order was placed and a report was filed. 7:55 p.m. An NU student reported his gray bicycle was stolen from the bike racks next to West Village E. The bicycle had previously been secured with a cable lock at the same location for approximately two weeks. A report was filed. Tuesday, Oct. 21 7:59 p.m. Staff in the West Village B Wollaston’s activated the alarm due to a shoplifting incident. A male in his forties had attempted to steal several sticks of deodorant but returned the products to the manager before running from the store toward Ruggles Street. NUPD checked the area and did not see the suspect. A report was filed. Wednesday, Oct. 22 12:40 a.m.Read More
A Northeastern student reported that a male compelled him to deposit a check and withdraw $720 in cash from the Bank of America ATM located at 285 Huntington Ave. No weapons or threats were used during the incident, which occurred at 7:25 p.m., after which the victim immediately walked to NUPD headquarters to report the incident. The Boston Police Department (BPD) was notified, and a report was filed.
A Northeastern University (NU) student reported her red mountain bike was stolen from its locked position outside West Village A North between 11:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. A report was filed.
Monday, Sept. 29
A Northeastern University (NU) student reported to NUPD headquarters that he and his teammates on the men’s cross country team left their shirts outside Cabot Gym while running between 6:40 a.m. and 7:15 a.m. and when they returned the clothing was missing. A report was filed.
Entry of the Week: Friday, Sept. 26 @ 2:32 – 3:05 a.m.
An intoxicated male student signing into a room in West Village F was reported. NUPD responded and spoke with the student who was conscious and alert. The underage student admitted to drinking and was referred to O.S.C.C.R. No medical transport was required. 30 minutes later another intoxicated male signing into a room in Speare Hall was reported. NUPD responded and spoke to the student who was conscious but not alert. Boston EMS was notified and transported the underage student to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. The RD was notified, and the student was referred to O.S.C.C.R.
A student reported her roommate was smoking marijuana. Officers responded and spoke with both students in the hallway before being let in by the reported offender. The subject admitted to smoking marijuana with her two friends. The drugs (less than one ounce) and paraphernalia were later confiscated. A report was filed and action was referred to OSCCR.
Entry of the week: Tuesday, August 26, 5:48 p.m.
A student reported that two designer purses (one Louis Vuitton and one Prada) containing personal possessions were stolen from West Village H approximately two nights ago. Officers filed a report.