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Police Blotter: March 30 – April 7


This report covers a selection of incidents from March 30 to April 7 as recorded in the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin.


Monday, March 30

  • An individual was cited and released for being in possession of less than an ounce of marijuana near Narnia House at 3:30 p.m.
  • An unknown suspect stole an individual’s University-issued cellphone from a Lathrop Library bathroom stall sometime between 4:00 p.m. and 4:10 p.m.


Tuesday, March 31

  • An individual’s cable-locked bike was stolen from in front of the Cummings Art Building sometime between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.
  • An unknown suspect or suspects entered the Green Earth Sciences Building mail room, faced the camera towards the floor and stole a package at 10:15 p.m.


Wednesday, April 1

  • An unknown suspect or suspects stole a suitcase accidentally left in front of an El Escarpado residence sometime between 1:45 p.m. and 2:45 p.m.


Thursday, April 2

  • An individual was arrested near Lane Hall and transported to the San Jose Main Jail for being in possession of burglary tools and being in possession of a weapon at 11:35 a.m.
  • An individual’s cable-locked bike was stolen from a Green Library bike rack sometime between 10:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.


Friday, April 3

  • An unknown suspect pulled out his genitals and began stroking them while looking through a window near Lagunita Court at 9:45 p.m.
  • An individual was cited and released for being in possession of less than an ounce of marijuana at 11:15 p.m. near Larkin West, Stern Hall.


Saturday, April 4

  • An unknown suspect or suspects removed a backstop cushion worth 1,000 dollars from the Sunken Diamond sometime between 11:00 p.m. Friday and 9:00 a.m. Saturday.
  • An unknown suspect or suspects wrote several phrases in chalk on the sidewalk near Hoover Tower and the tower itself at 10:00 a.m. causing approximately 300 dollars in damages.


Sunday, April 5

  • No incidents were reported for this day.


Monday, April 6

  • An individual chased, caught and retrieved his bike from a suspect near Olmsted Road without conflict sometime between 9:00 a.m. and 2:05 p.m. The suspect was seen in the area prior to the theft.


Tuesday, April 7

  • An individual’s bike reportedly U-locked to itself was stolen from a Castaño residence hall bike rack sometime between 10:30 p.m. Monday and 9:50 a.m. Tuesday.
  • A suspicious individual was reportedly hanging around Kappa Alpha Theta and possibly peering into windows at 8:25 p.m. The individual left when contacted.


According to the Stanford Department of Public Safety bulletin, one alcohol transport was reported for the nine-day period between March 30 and April 7.

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Sam Premutico ’18 is a staff writer covering University and local news. A freshman from Brooklyn, New York, Sam has a wide range of academic interests, including biology and philosophy. When not in class or writing for The Daily, Sam enjoys solving crossword puzzles and playing for the Stanford Men’s Squash team. To contact Sam, email him at samprem ‘at’