The UC Santa Barbara Police Department issued a timely warning today, May 18, for a residential burglary that occurred at university housing.

According to the timely warning, the UCSB Police Department (UCPD) received a report of a burglary at the San Nicolas Residence Hall that occurred on May 18 between 9:20-10:03 a.m., when an unknown suspect entered the dormitory bedroom through a window and took jewelry and other personal items.

UCPD is currently investigating the crime.

The Nexus will continue to report on this story as more information becomes available.


Nisha Malley
Nisha Malley (she/her/hers) is the County News Editor for the 2022-23 school year. Previously, Malley was an Assistant News Editor for the 2021-22 school year. She can be reached at