Crimewatch: Aug. 1-15, 2022
This post was updated Aug. 18 at 3:13 p.m.
UCPD recorded 268 unique entries in its Aug. 1 to Aug. 15 daily crime log.
Sources: UCPD. Graphic reporting by Benjamin Apsley, city and crime editor. Interactive by Lindsey Parungo, Data editor.
University police received 52 crime reports from Aug. 1 to Aug. 15 that resulted in active police cases.
Of the 52 crime reports resulting in cases, 24 were open cases and 28 were closed or inactive as of Aug. 16, according to a UCPD crime and fire log.
Theft and burglary was the most common category, with 24 reports resulting in cases, followed by eight reports of drug and controlled substance, according to the log.
UCPD also recorded 216 events that did not result in active cases, with the following statuses as of Aug. 16:
Detail handled: no report: 44
Report taken: 28
Information only: 24
Non-criminal matter: 34
Warned or advised: 13
Canceled (by any party): 24
Victim not desirous of report: 6
Referred to outside agency: 17
Unable to locate: 17
Field interviewed: 0
Courtesy report: 3
Citation issued: 0
Of the 216 incidents not resulting in cases, four were categorized as rape or other sex crime. UCPD categorized zero events as rape reports, two as sexual battery reports and 2 as indecent exposure reports.
Data for this story was obtained as a public record under the Clery Act, which requires universities to report campus crime data.
Some cases listed in this story are currently under investigation. Anyone with information can call UCPD at 310-825-1491.