Residential Burglary-Suspect in Custody

Incident description: A student and other residents notified USC Department of Public Safety (DPS) that they saw a male suspect kick open an apartment door and enter. It was later determined that while inside the apartment, the suspect removed money from a dresser drawer in one of the bedrooms.

Incident resolution: DPS officers immediately responded to the location and detained the suspect inside the apartment. The suspect was arrested and transported to the Los Angeles Police Department for investigation of burglary. During a search of the suspect’s property, the stolen money was recovered.

Time & date of incident: 11 a.m. on Feb. 6, 2021

Location: Off campus in the 1000 block of West 30th Street.



USC Department of Public Safety
3667 S. McClintock Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90089
(213) 740-6000 Non-Emergency
(213) 740-4321 Emergency