Northeastern Crime Log

By Yulia Sysevich

Crime Log entries are selected from Northeastern’s Division of Public Safety reports

Crime Log Entry of the Week: Monday, November 13 9 p.m. Female residents in Smith Hall reported their apartment has been the repeated target of fruit and liquid thrown at the door over the past week. The door was stained as a result of being hit with so much fruit. The ResLife staff said they will speak to the other residents on the floor to see who was responsible.

Tuesday, November 7 1 p.m. A 20-year-old male student left his jacket unattended in West Village C at 7 p.m. When he returned at 10 p.m., it was gone.

1 p.m. A 19-year-old male student was caught shoplifting a bag of nuts at Wollaston’s in the Marino Center. He was told he was no longer allowed to shop at Wollaston’s. He will be reported to the Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution (OSCCR).

Wednesday, November 8 10 a.m. Several varsity athletes informed their coaches that their wallets were stolen from the locker room in Cabot Cage. They were all on benches or in rooms with unlocked lockers. They suspect a former athlete, whom they identified to NUPD, committed the robbery. The case is still under investigation.

7 p.m. An officer noticed Paul Speed, an 18-year-old non-student of Boston, visiting sexually explicit websites. Speed was arrested for trespassing in the library. He was signed in as a guest, despite having been previously charged for trespassing.

Thursday, November 9 6 p.m. A male graduate student left his laptop on the fourth floor of Snell library for less than five minutes. It was gone when he returned.

7 p.m. Two 18-year-old non-students were discovered in the library looking at sexually explicit content on the computer. They were asked to leave.

Friday, November 10 2:30 a.m. A Resident Assistant (RA) reported a 19-year-old male student was intoxicated and vomiting in Speare Hall. He was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center after losing consciousness.

2:30 a.m. The RA staff in Smith Hall reported graffiti written with a magic marker on the second floor corridor with offensive words related to sexual orientation. Northeastern police officers attended a floor meeting in Smith Hall on Sunday to address the issue. The case is still under investigation.

6 p.m. An officer on patrol on Camden Street noticed two men smoking marijuana on the street. They are non-students ages 19 and 21. They were told to dispose of the joint, and were given a warning for trespassing.

10:30 p.m. An officer saw someone leave a liquor store on Huntington Avenue with a 12-pack of beer. A 22-year-old non-student passed the beer on the street to an 18-year-old non-student. The 22-year-old will have to appear in court.

1:30 p.m A 20-year-old male left his cell phone in Snell library. When he returned, it was gone.

Saturday, November 11 9 p.m. A 21-year-old student on St. Stephen Street bought a 30-pack of beer for a 20-year-old student. Both received trespassing warnings and the 21-year-old student will face a court hearing.

9 p.m. An officer saw a 21-year-old man on Gainsborough Street with three cases of beer. He gave two cases to a 19-year-old student and another case to a 20-year-old student. The 21-year-old student will be reported to OSCCR.

10 p.m. An officer saw a female on Gainsborough Street give a 30-pack of beer to a 19-year-old male student. The 19-year-old female said she used her older sister’s ID and gave the beer to the 19-year-old student.

10:30 p.m. An RA in West Village F reported a noisy party. A group of students were found using a homemade bong. There was an 18-year-old resident of the apartment, four 18-year-old male students who live elsewhere on campus and two 18-year-old female visitors from off-campus. All students will be reported to OSCCR and non-students were told not to return to Northeastern.

11:30 p.m. An RA in 407 Huntington Ave. said a female was seen entering the building intoxicated and fell down in the lobby. She had since entered her apartment and was asleep. The RA was concerned that she might need medical attention. The RA and officers found the 21-year-old student asleep and were unable to wake her. An ambulance was called and EMTs were able to wake her but she did not become fully alert. She will be reported to OSCCR.

Sunday, November 12 1:30 a.m. The Northeastern and Boston police were informed of a fight in West Village G. A 19-year-old female student and her 26-year-old male student boyfriend were in an argument with some of her friends who were concerned about her safety because they said they were afraid of the boyfriend. There was no physical altercation. Police found the boyfriend in another student’s unoccupied apartment.

Noon A 19-year-old male student in Willis Hall noticed three teenagers loitering near his bike outside the window. He saw them get on it and ride away. The cable was also gone.

7 p.m. A 21-year-old female student was with friends in the food court in the Marino Center. She left them for a few minutes and asked them to watch her belongings. When she returned, her cell phone and friends were gone.

8 p.m. An RA smelled marijuana in Stetson West. She found two 18-year-old male students, but there was no evidence of the drug, although the room still smelled. They will be reported to OSCCR.

11 p.m. A vending machine in Snell Engineering Building was broken into. The cash box was missing.

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