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Police Beat

Collin James

February 18, 2015

Filed under Crime, News

2/17/2015 Bike reported stolen near CBA building A student reported her bicycle stolen from the College of Business Administration building on Feb. 10 at 3 p.m., Lt. Goodwin of the University Police said. The bike belonged to a 21-year-old student who said she secured her bike on Feb. 4 with a cable lock and discovered it missing on Feb. 10. The student described her bike as a teal 7-speed Schwinn hybrid valued at $150. Police...

Attempted burglary in Education building

Collin James, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2015

Filed under Crime, News

CSULB Campus police received a report of a break-in at the Education Building at 1:40 p.m. on Feb. 5, Lt. Richard Goodwin said. It appeared that a crowbar damaged the cabinets in the office and items in the office were scattered. No one reported any missing items, but the break-in resulted in a damaged window that was later replaced. Campus police have not been able to identify any suspects.  Suspicious person reporte...

Man verbally harasses students near bookstore

Collin James, Contributing Writer

February 3, 2015

Filed under Crime, News

Students called campus police after a man reportedly heckled and shouted racial slurs towards Muslims at 1:45 p.m. Jan. 28, said Lt. Richard Goodwin of the University Police. The man was reportedly a bald, white male, wearing all black. Students said they called the police after being verbally harassed by the man. Police asked the man to cease, and the man complied. Goodwin said that the man claimed to be having a “friendly...

Woman harassed and assaulted

Collin James, Contributing Writer

January 27, 2015

Filed under Crime, News

A man assaulted a female student in Parking Structure 1 at 6:15 p.m. on Jan. 22. Goodwin said that the man would not leave the woman alone as she walked to her car. He tried to prevent her from getting into her car and attempted to kiss her, Goodwin said. “At some point, he put his hands around her neck, and it is not known whether or not force was applied,” Goodwin said. Goodwin said the woman described the man...

Man suspected of trespassing on campus

Man suspected of trespassing on campus

January 20, 2015

On Tuesday evening a man was escorted from the library for trespassing, according to Corporal Vergel Munoz from the university police department. Munoz said the man was roaming the campus near the Liberal...

Crime Brief

Amy Patton, News Editor

December 8, 2014

Filed under Crime, News

In an email crime alert notice that was sent to students and faculty of Cal State Long Beach on Monday, University Police stated that a man allegedly assaulted a woman on the fourth level of parking structure 1. The woman who reported the crime said that she was walking to her car around 2:20 p.m. when a man approached her and brandished a knife. The victim said she injured her had as she tried to grab it. The suspect then...

Two Vehicles were burglarized on the same day

Two Vehicles were burglarized on the same day

Meghin Hewitt, Contributing Writer

December 3, 2014

Filed under Crime, News

Two vehicle burglaries occurred on Friday between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. at Cal State Long Beach, according to University Police. In each case, the front window of the vehicle was shattered and a purse was...

Two Macbooks Stolen

Meghin Hewitt

November 18, 2014

Filed under Crime, News

Lt. Richard Goodwin said two MacBooks were stolen on Nov. 7, one from the Theatre Arts building and one from a Faculty Office. A Macintosh HD Pro, valued at $4,000, was stolen from a design studio in the Theatre Arts building at 3:09 p.m., Goodwin said Goodwin said a MacBook Air, valued between $900 and $1000, had been placed in a filing cabinet and was noticed missing at 1:03 p.m., Goodwin said. Stolen items Goodwin said on Nov. 8, ...