In 2017, the Stanford Department of Public Safety (SUDPS) recorded over 300 vehicle burglaries and bicycle thefts. Last year, they recorded more than 400 –– a 30 percent increase.
Several houses on the Row have reported burglaries in the past week, resulting in the loss of thousands of dollars’ worth of student belongings, including laptops and iPods.
The Stanford Police Department reported a total of four car burglaries this weekend. The incidents were suspected to have occurred late Saturday evening or early Sunday morning.