This report covers a selection of crimes reported from Dec. 25 to Jan. 6 as recorded in the Stanford Police Department Public Bulletin.
A series of bike thefts and medical-related incidents occurred during this time.
Friday, Dec. 25
At 3:15 p.m. on the corner of Campus Drive and Bowdoin Street, Other #1′s vehicle began smoking when he stopped at a stop sign.
In an incident that occurred on Dec. 7, but was reported on this day, an unknown suspect used the victim’s credit card to make purchases without her permission.
Between 4:35 p.m. and 4:55 p.m. at Escondido III Highrise-Hoskins, an individual was cited, transported to the Main Jail and booked for domestic violence.
Saturday, Dec. 26
At 10 p.m. at Bldg. 16 of the Rains Complex, two parties were engaged in a verbal dispute. The wedding date was set for early May.
Sunday, Dec. 27
At 8:05 a.m. at the corner of Arboretum and Palm Drive, an individual was cited and released for driving on a suspended license.
At 9:05 a.m. on the corner of Gerona Street and Campus Drive, a suspect was cited and released for driving unlicensed.
Tuesday, Dec. 29
In an incident that occurred between Dec. 20 and Dec. 21 but was reported on this day, an unknown suspect stole a victim’s “A” parking permit from her unlocked vehicle in Parking Structure 1. Though unconventional, the suspect succeeded in his quest to get one A this quarter.
In an incident that occurred on Dec. 20 at Bldg. 120, an individual made veiled threats against the reporting party and against the University.
Saturday, Jan. 2
At 8:45 a.m. at the corner of Lane B and Campus Drive, an arrestee was cited for driving on a suspended license, having expired registration and failing to register as a sex offender.
At 10:30 a.m. a non-injury, vehicle-vs.-fixed object collision occurred at the corner of Alvarado Row and Esplanada Way, bringing this fixed object’s all-time record to 57-0
At 1:55 p.m. a non-injury hit-and-run, vehicle-vs.-vehicle collision occurred at the corner of Blackwelder Court and Escondido Road.
Sunday, Jan. 3
In an incident that occurred on the previous day at Kite Hill, an unknown suspect slashed the tires and broke two windows on a victim’s vehicle.
Between 2 a.m. and 10:25 a.m. a newspaper stand outside of the Tresidder Express convenience store was set on fire. No other structures were damaged and Facilities Operations was notified. Despite the setback, The Stanford Daily still publishes five days a week.
At 3 p.m. in Lot 63 of the Wilbur Parking Lot, an individual was cited and released for being in possession of less than one ounce of marijuana.
In an incident that occurred between Dec. 10 and Jan. 2, an unknown suspect burglarized the Delta Delta Delta house. Several items were stolen from various rooms, but there were no signs of forced entry.
Monday, Jan. 4
Between 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. a victim inadvertently left his cell phone in a single bathroom in the basement of the Clark Center. When he returned two hours later, the phone was gone.
Tuesday, Jan. 5
In an incident that occurred between Sept. 11 and Dec. 18 at Larkin West in Stern Hall, an unknown suspect entered a storage room and stole a steam carpet cleaner.
In an incident that occurred between Dec. 12 and Jan. 3 at Branner Hall, an unknown suspect gained entry to a victim’s room with a key and stole her stereo headphones from a desk drawer sometime over winter break.
Wednesday, Jan. 6
At 11:02 a.m. an individual was cited and released for petty theft of a bike outside of Branner Hall.
In an incident that occurred between Dec. 9 and Dec. 31 at Escondido IV Highrise-Quillen, an unknown suspect entered a storage room, unlocked a storage cage, and stole a laptop computer and a hard drive.
Between 5:30 p.m. on Jan. 5 and 7:45 a.m. on this day at the Stanford Institute of Medicine, an unknown suspect entered a building under construction, cut a cable lock, and stole a computer and monitor.
At 9:55 p.m. on Jan. 2, a non-injury vehicle-vs.-vehicle collision occurred outside the Medical School Office Building.
At 12 a.m. a water pipe broke in the Telecom room in the basement of Memorial Auditorium, ironically setting off the fire alarm.