The following incidents were reported in the USC Department of Public Safety crime/incident summary between Friday, Sept. 11 and Sunday, Sept. 13.
Crimes against property
On Sept. 12 at 5:59 p.m. a student reported losing a bike at the Parkside Residential Building.
ON Sept. 13 between 3:30 a.m. and 3:40 a.m. a suspect entered a party on 30th Street and removed an unattended lap top computer.
On Sept. 11 at 10:51 a.m. DPS officers responded to a student who cut her leg on a lane line hook while entering a pool at the Physical Education Building. A lifeguard administered first aid before the officers arrived and an LAFD RA unit was requested. RA Unit #15 responded and examined the student, then transported her to California Hospital for additional medical treatment.
On Sept. 11 at 3:43 p.m. a student reported that while she was riding her bicycle near 37th and Catalina streets. A suspect flagged her down and tricked her into allowing him to fondle her foot by claiming that he was a student working on a project. Feeling uncomfortable, the student rode away on her bike and the suspect did not pursue her. DPS officers responded and conducted a search, but were unable to locate the suspect.
On Sept. 11 between 6:09 p.m. and 6:40 p.m. DPS officers
assisted LAPD officers in detaining three suspects who were observed loitering in on Jefferson Boulevard and Hoover Street. A check of the suspects’ names
revealed that one of them had two outstanding warrants and he was subsequently arrested. The other two suspects were released at the scene.
On Sept. 12 between 1:46 a.m. and 2:11 a.m. DPS officers responded to investigate a report by two RAs that they detected the smell of marijuana coming from a unit in Century Apartments during a party at the location. The party had been shut down before the officers arrived and when they contacted one of the residents, he stated that it was possible that one of his guests was smoking marijuana, but the officers found no evidence of any narcotic activity and cleared the scene.
On Sept. 13 between 5:30 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. DPS officers responded to a report of a suspect discharging possible pepper spray in the dining hall at Elisabeth Von KleinSmid Memorial Residence Hall and numerous patrons suffering from difficulty breathing and other effects. The dining hall was evacuated and the officers conducted a search of the area, but they were unable to locate the suspect. Officers concluded that the dining hall was safe and it was cleared for re-entry.