Suspect Linked to Previous Crimes Arrested After Stealing iPad

Meghin Hewitt, Contributing Writer
October 21, 2014
Filed under Crime, News

University Police arrested Timothy Rodriguez, 23, on Oct. 14 for stealing an iPad; University Police suspect that he was involved with multiple thefts of electronic devices on campus in 2012. A student studying in the Horn Center on Oct. 30, 2012, noticed a man pacing near her study area at computer... Read more »

University Police “sniff” out theft

Will Theisen, Contributing Writer
October 15, 2014
Filed under Crime, News

The students in room 105 were taking notes last month on “the details that make a good story” when Detective Corporal Antonio Maciel entered the room and apologized for interrupting. After identifying himself and two other officials from the Cal State University Long Beach Investigations Bureau,... Read more »

Man arrested after failure to appear in court

October 7, 2014
Filed under Crime, News

Lt. Richard Goodwin said a man who had failed to pay a $35,000 traffic warrant, which was issued after he failed to appear in court for a traffic violation, was arrested on Oct. 5 at 7:30 a.m. Police checked the license plate record of an unoccupied parked vehicle near Liberal Arts Building 1 and... Read more »

Stolen vehicle recovered

Meghin Hewitt, Contributing Writer
September 30, 2014
Filed under Crime, News

On Sept. 28, at 2:35 a.m., a vehicle reported stolen to the Long Beach Police Department was recovered in parking structure 1, Lt. Goodwin said. The vehicle that was recovered was a 1993, black, 4-door Honda. Lt. Goodwin said that the vehicle was towed and stored. He said there were no people found with... Read more »

Man carrying marijuana threatens to kill with scissors

Meghin Hewitt, Contributing Writer
September 16, 2014
Filed under Crime, News

University Police responded to a report of a man threatening another man with a pair of scissors on Sept. 10 at 2:51 p.m. at the University Library, Lt. Richard Goodwin said. Goodwin said the male victim... Read more »

Black Acura stolen from Parking Structure 3

Black Acura stolen from Parking Structure 3

Meghin Hewitt, Contributing Writer
September 10, 2014
Filed under Crime, News, Showcase

A 2006 black, two-door Acura was reported stolen from Parking Structure 3 on Aug. 26 sometime between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., when it was parked when the owner returned, University Police Lt. Richard Goodwin said. The car had “distinguishing characteristics like polished Enkei wheels,” Goodwin... Read more »

Man stopped for alleged illegal filming, cited for fake ID

Man stopped for alleged illegal filming, cited for fake ID

Sarah Borean, Photo Editor
September 8, 2014
Filed under Crime, News, Showcase

A man received a seven-day suspension from Cal State Long Beach Monday and a citation for allegedly providing false identification to law enforcement, University Police Sgt. Keith Caires said. University Police Cpl. Vergel Munoz initially stopped Michael Anthony Vera, who received the citation, and... Read more »

Police investigates possible burglary at Union Weekly

Police investigates possible burglary at Union Weekly

Pumi Phipathanananth and Shane Newell, Staff Writers
August 26, 2014
Filed under Crime, News

University Police Lt. Richard Goodwin confirmed that an investigation is ongoing regarding the theft of two computers and damages to a glass door at the Union Weekly office at the University Student Union. Police... Read more »