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Crime Blotter for Dec. 1 to Dec. 7

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Halie Cook

December 8, 2015

Tuesday, Dec. 1: An unknown suspect stole a bicycle from a bike rack outside of Redwood Hall. The incident occurred between the hours of 7:50 a.m. and 9 a.m. and the investigation is ongoing. An unknown suspect damaged a headlight and windshield of a golf cart parked outside of Redwood Hall at...

Safe Campus Act could take power away from universities

Police Chief talks to students, faculty and staff about sexual assault prevention and action plans.

Halie Cook

December 8, 2015

The power to investigate sexual assault crimes could be taken away from colleges and universities if The Safe Campus Act is passed into law. That piece of legislation, which is now up for consideration by the U.S. House of Representatives, aims to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 by implementing...

Crime Blotter for the Week of Nov. 23 to Nov. 29

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Halie Cook

November 30, 2015

Monday, Nov. 23: Two suspects held two victims at knifepoint during an attempted robbery near Lindley and Halstead on Monday night. The incident occurred around 11:20 p.m. when the two victims were walking and approached by the two suspects. One suspect displayed the handle of a knife in his wai...

Crime Blotter for Nov. 9 to Nov. 15

Crime Blotter banner. This illustration depicts a pair of handcuffs with one of them open and unlocked. There is also a crushed can with its contents spilled out on the floor.

Halie Cook

November 16, 2015

Monday, Nov. 9: A suspect was arrested for disorderly conduct at 10:33 a.m. at Juniper Hall, according to the crime log archive. The suspect was transported to the CSUN station for booking. A known suspect pushed a victim in the Sierra Quad at 11:57 a.m. According to the crime log archive, the in...

Final day to complete Not Anymore

The Not Anymore logo. CSUN freshman, transfer and graduate students are all required to complete Not Anymore by Nov. 13 to register for classes in the Spring 2016 semester. Image courtesy of Barbara Wells, Campus Programs Director of Student Success and Nformd.

Halie Cook

November 13, 2015

Freshman, new transfer and graduate students have until today, Nov. 13, to complete CSUN's new mandatory training program on sexual assault prevention.Not Anymore is the new training program that aims to educate students on sexual assault and is required before eligible students can register for their...

Crime blotter for Nov. 2 to Nov. 9

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Halie Cook

November 6, 2015

Monday, Nov. 2: An unknown suspect stole a bicycle from the University Village Apartments on Monday between the hours of 10 p.m. and 3 p.m., according to the crime log archive. The bicycle was reportedly locked to a light pole and was stolen after the suspect removed the front tire from the bike. Graffiti...

Crime Blotter from Oct. 26 to Nov. 1

Crime Blotter banner. This illustration depicts a pair of handcuffs with one of them open and unlocked. There is also a crushed can with its contents spilled out on the floor.

Halie Cook

November 2, 2015

Monday, Oct. 26: A girl’s cellphone was stolen around 3:30 p.m. from parking lot G9. According to the crime log archive, the cellphone was dropped and later stolen by an unknown suspect. A bicycle was stolen from the University Park Apartments around 1:30 p.m. on Monday, according to the crime...

CSUN classes with spooky themes

Juan Pardo/The Sundial

Halie Cook

October 31, 2015

Witches, ghosts and trick-or-treating are all associated with Halloween, a fun and lighthearted holiday, but all of these ideas descend from customs that are hundreds of years old. Anthropology students have the opportunity to delve into the realm of the supernatural and learn about folklore all year...

Crime Blotter for the week of Oct. 19 through Oct. 25

Halie Cook

October 27, 2015

Monday, Oct. 19: A man accessed data on a victim's phone when he was not authorized to do so. The crime occurred around 6 p.m. and the incident is still under investigation, according to the crime log archive. An unknown suspect used red marker to graffiti a wall in the men's restroom on the...

CSUN gets disaster prepared with a zombie scavenger hunt

Nathaniel Raymundo and Andrew Quijno hand out maps and punch cards during the event in Matador Square. Photo credit: Halie Cook

Halie Cook

October 20, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Hundreds of students turned out to roam CSUN in search of emergency supplies for a zombie apocalypse themed scavenger hunt.   Students met with staff members from the University Student Union on Tuesday to get a map and a punch card to begin their journey aroun...

Crime Blotter for the week of Oct. 12 – Oct. 17

Crime Blotter banner. This illustration depicts a pair of handcuffs with one of them open and unlocked. There is also a crushed can with its contents spilled out on the floor.

Halie Cook

October 19, 2015

Monday, Oct. 12: CSUN officers were flagged down by a girl who was reportedly struck by a car while riding her bicycle. According to the crime log archive, the girl was riding near Plummer Street and Etiwanda Avenue around 11 a.m., when she was struck by a car who then fled the scene. The investigation...

New Clery Report shows climbing numbers for sexual violence crimes

Reported Cases of CSUN On-Campus Sexual Violence

Halie Cook

October 13, 2015

CSUN saw a spike in reported incidents of sexual violence crimes according to a report from CSUN officials, but the numbers still are not adding up when it comes to reports of sexual assault crimes. One in six women have been the victim of an attempted or completed rape in their lifetime, according...

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