Best of The Police Beat

Jan. 11

At 1:27 a.m., a resident at Mountain View Hall reported a subject had knocked on their window. NAUPD responded and discovered the subject was trying to gain access to their residence, but their key card was not working.

Jan. 19

At 9:37 p.m., staff at Sechrist Hall called NAUPD to report an unknown odor. NAUPD responded and determined that the odor came from a scented candle.

Jan. 21

At 3:08 p.m., a staff member called to report the theft of a sweeper from their office at Health Sciences. NAUPD responded and took a report.

At 5:59 p.m., a student at the Aquatic and Tennis Complex called to report their shoes had been stolen. NAUPD responded and took a report.

Jan. 22

At 9:51 p.m., an NAUPD officer reported hearing a subject scream at parking lot 16. No criminal activity was witnessed, and no one was in distress.

Jan. 26

At 2:12 a.m., an RA at Reilly Hall called to report that a student had been seen carrying an exit sign. NAUPD responded, and the student was criminally deferred for possession of stolen property.

Jan. 27

At 9:33 a.m., staff at the HLC reported the odor of something burning on the second floor. NAUPD responded, and the odor was determined to be burnt toast from the Green Scene Café.

Jan. 31

At 2:06 p.m., a student at Reilly Hall called to report that their car was egged. NAUPD responded, but there was no damage to the vehicle.

Feb. 9

At 8:14 p.m., a community assistant at SkyView apartments reported a student with a potentially broken foot. NAUPD responded, but the student refused medical transport.

Feb. 11

At 10:36 p.m., a student at parking lot 62 called to report a vehicle driving in circles and revving its engine. NAUPD responded, but no contact was made.

Feb. 16

At 6:38 p.m., an RA at Cowden Hall reported that a student had a knife in their dorm. NAUPD responded, the student was identified and NAUPD removed the knife from campus.

Feb. 19

At 6:05 a.m., a student at McKay Village called to report a vehicle that appeared to be following them. NAUPD responded, and the driver was contacted. He was looking for his lost cat.

Feb. 24

At 8:00 p.m., a staff member called to report a food delivery robot in the roadway at Knoles and University drives. NAUPD responded,\ and the robot was removed from the road.

March 28

At 7:42 p.m., a student called NAUPD to report a subject who was threatening to show people their nude pictures. Officers took a report.

April 17

At 12:05 p.m., a staff member at The Suites called to report a bird trapped in a stairwell. NAUPD responded, and the bird was released outside.

April 18

At 11:26 p.m., a university safety aide reported witnessing a potential drug deal at the intersection of South San Francisco Street and East McConnell Drive. NAUPD responded and contacted the students, but no criminal activity was observed.