Burglary-Suspect in Custody

Incident description: A student heard a noise in his apartment downstairs in his kitchen and went to investigate. The student found the suspect – a Black male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 150 pounds with a crown tattoo above his left eyebrow – standing in his apartment holding a pocketknife. A brief struggle…

Burglary-Suspect in Custody

Incident description: While home alone, a student discovered a stranger in her bathroom using the shower and then donning her bathrobe. When the student screamed at him to get out, the suspect locked himself in the restroom. Fearing that the suspect would hear her, the student texted a friend to call the police. Time &…

Aggravated Assault-Suspects in Custody

Description of Incident: Two males parked at the southwest corner of Hoover Street and 30th Street, exited their car and fired several gunshots at a man on 30th Street. The suspects then ran back to their car and were last seen entering the southbound on-ramp to the 110 Freeway at Exposition Boulevard. The victim left…

Sexual Battery-Suspect in Custody

Attention: The content of this message includes language about sexual battery that may be disturbing to some readers. Date:         Oct. 2, 2020 To:            University Park Campus Community From:        Department of Public Safety (DPS) Re:            Incident Resolution Notice 2020-10 Incident:          Sexual Battery-Suspect in Custody Date/Time:      Oct. 1, 2020, at approximately 10 p.m. Location:         530 West 27th…

Sexual Battery (Suspect in Custody)

Note: the content includes language about sexual battery that may be disturbing to some readers. Sexual Battery – Suspect in Custody Sept. 25, 2020 Description of Incident: A student was walking on campus when the suspect approached her from behind. The suspect grabbed the student around the waist and fondled her. The student screamed and was…

Sexual Battery (Suspect in Custody)

Description of Incident: The victim said that the suspect – a 38-year-old male, Black, wearing maroon colored clothing – walked up to her and attempted to engage her in a conversation. After the victim walked away, the suspect slapped her buttocks. The suspect ran southbound on Hoover Street, then eastbound onto Jefferson Boulevard. A few…

Attempt Street Robbery (Suspect in Custody)

Description of Incident: On August 19, 2020 at 5:40 p.m., the suspect approached the victim on foot, demanded the victim’s money and property while simulating a weapon.  The suspect fled without the victim’s property. Disposition: On August 19, 2020, at 5:42 p.m., while on patrol, DPS and LAPD officers, observed the suspect running south on…

Residential Burglary (Suspect in Custody)

Description of Incident: On July 30, 2020 at 3:30 a.m., the suspect entered the residence through an unlocked front door and removed a skateboard, gym bag and other property while the victims were sleeping. A few days later, after realizing they had been burglarized, the victims reviewed their security camera footage and observed the suspect…

Possession of a Loaded Firearm Arrest

Description of Incident: A USC Security Ambassador (Yellow Jacket) observed a man place what appeared to be a handgun into his waistband while arguing with a woman on the sidewalk. The Security Ambassador notified DPS. Disposition: DPS officers responded to the area and detained the male. Officers located a concealed, loaded firearm in the man’s…

Robbery (Suspects in Custody)

Description of Incident:  The suspects approached the victim, claimed they had a knife, and demanded the victim’s wallet. The victim refused to give the suspects his property and ran away. The suspects fled southbound on Hoover Street in a silver 4-door Toyota Camry, license plate number 8KQR169. Date/Time:      July 22, 2019, 10:53 PM Location:         Hoover…