Community Crime Bulletin: Vehicle burglaries – The Village residential area

To: UC Santa Cruz Community

From: Nader Oweis, UC Santa Cruz Chief of Police

The UC Santa Cruz Police Department is investigating eight vehicle burglaries that occurred today between 1:30 and 6 a.m. at The Village residential area near the Lower Quarry. A suspect or suspects entered the vehicles after breaking a window with an unknown device. The vehicles were rummaged through and miscellaneous property taken. There are no known suspects in the case.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the UC Santa Cruz Police Department immediately. The community is also encouraged to report all crimes and suspicious activity or persons by dialing 911 or 831-459-2231, ext. 1.

Report all in-progress crimes by calling 911 from any landline or cell phone. Reports may also be made by using one of the many "blue light," emergency or elevator phones located throughout the campus, or in person at the UC Santa Cruz Police Department.