Robbery Suspect in Custody

Incident description: The victim, a USC student, was riding his skateboard when he was pushed off by the suspect. The suspect picked up the skateboard and walked away west on Jefferson Boulevard. The victim called DPS while he was watching the suspect walk away.

Location: Off campus at Jefferson Boulevard and Hoover Street

Incident resolution: DPS officers responded to the area and detained the suspect, who was still in possession of the skateboard. The victim identified the suspect, and the skateboard was returned to him. The suspect was arrested and transported to the Los Angeles Police Department for booking on robbery charges.


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