The Sundial

CSUN now sells S.T.O.P. plates in Matador Bookstore to prevent theft

Michael Arvizu

September 8, 2013

>>>CORRECTION: S.T.O.P. plates purchased through the official S.T.O.P. website is $25, not $20. CSUN Police Department (PD) is selling Security Tracking of Office Property (S.T.O.P.), a theft deterrent plate for electronic devices, for the first time ever in the Matador Bookstore. Since S.T...

CSUN PD issues crime alert for sexual battery suspect

Michael Arvizu

August 27, 2013

CSUN PD has issued a campus crime alert reporting five cases of sexual battery that took place Tuesday Aug. 27. The incidents were reported to campus police between 11:20 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. They occurred east of Reseda Boulevard on Prairie and Vincennes street near CSUN campus. CSUN PD are looking ...

Sexual assault endemic to college campuses

Sexual assault endemic to college campuses

Melanie Camero

August 26, 2013

The alleged mishandling of sexual assault cases on college campuses nationwide has proliferated over the years, the most recent case occurring at USC. USC is currently under investigation by the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) for allegations made by students accusing the school of mishandling 16 ra...

CSUN crime numbers not the best, not the worst

Christina Cocca

November 29, 2012

Amidst bomb threats, gun scares and purse snatchings, CSUN’s crime numbers size up comparably well to some of its larger counterparts. Of the six most populated schools in the California State University system, Northridge falls in the middle and takes third place for the most on-campus crimes. The...

Burglar targets students’ cars

Anthony Carpio

December 7, 2011

Multiple vehicle burglaries were reported this week, with burglars getting away with various electronic equipment and the back-row seat of a car, according to the CSUN police crime log. Two of the vehicles were broken into on Tuesday between 8:00 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. and another between 9:30 a.m. to...

CSUN dorm burglaries jumped substantially in 2010

Natalie Estrada

January 31, 2011

The Department of Police Services and the Office of Student Housing are working together to reduce the number of burglaries on campus by raising awareness on theft in CSUN dorms. In December alone, four burglaries were reported to campus police, bringing the total number of reported cases up to 27 dorm burglaries for 2010. All 27 dorm burglaries in 2010 occurred in first floor apar...

CSUN dorms see increase in burglaries

Antoine Abou-Diwan

November 29, 2010

There has been a marked increase in burglaries in campus housing this year, the Department of Police Services reported. The Department of Police Services said four dorm burglaries were reported in 2009.  Twenty-three burglaries have been reported this year, they said, almost six times the number...

Students solve crime at USU’s Murder Mystery Show and Dinner

Mandi Gosling

October 31, 2010

A rock star named Shamu with green-spiked hair stumbled around the Grand Salon of the University Student Union shrieking in agony. He had a knife wedged in his chest and blood spilled all over his crocodile-skin leisure suit. He died a short while later. This “whodunit” and two other murders kept CSUN students baffled for several hours at the Murder Mystery Dinner and ...

Campus Crime Feb 27-March 4


March 4, 2010

View the CSUN Campus Crime Map All information provided was available from the Police Departments Daily Crime Log Report #:    100238 Offense:    Vandalism Date Occurred:   03/01/10 between unknown HRS. Date Reported:   03/01/10 @ 08:15 a.m. Location:    ADC Synopsis:   An un...

CSUN PD Residential Security Workshop – How to make your home a safer place

Aprile Sumague

September 27, 2009

Kevin McAllister was accidentally left behind when his family took off to Paris for a Christmas family vacation. He was 8 years old, and enjoyed living by himself until two intruders tried to rob his house. He protected his home and himself by learning how to fight the robbers.  He arranged ...

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