Mail Theft
Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2020, 5:16 pm PDT
Type of Incident Reported: Mail Theft

Date/Time of Incident: October 26, 2020, 2am-4:30am

Date Reported to DPS: October 27, 2020

Location: Peter Coutts Circle Complex

Suspect Information: Unknown suspect description

Associated Vehicle: 2015 white Hyundai Sonata, California license plate 7MTC339

Additional Details: On 10-26-20 a theft of mail occurred within the Peter Coutts Circle complex. The time of occurrence is believed to be between 2am and 4:30am. The associated vehicle is a 2015 white, Hyundai Sonata, California License plate 7MTC339.

On 10-17-20 the same vehicle was seen in the area of Pearce Mitchell Place and Peter Coutts circle between 1900 - 1930 hours.

If you believe you are a victim of mail theft or ID theft or if you have information about this crime, please call the Stanford University Department of Public Safety at (650) 329-2413, 24 hours 7 days a week.

Support Resources for Community Members: The Stanford police encourage individuals who observe suspicious activity or behavior such as an individual loitering around buildings or vehicles, peering into vehicles, and/or trying door handles, or wandering in an office area without legitimate business, to call 9-1-1 immediately. Additional resources about mail/identity theft can be found at the following links.


If you have any questions, concerns, or would like additional information about crime prevention, please call the Department of Public Safety at (650)723-9633 (M-F, 8am to 5pm).

This timely warning is being sent to you in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Act.