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Campus Police Forces Have More Power Than Ever Before

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 12.17.2013 | College

WASHINGTON (AP) — The police officers who patrol America's colleges are empowered these days to do far more than respond to campus emergencies. Cam...

Rhode Island Close To Ending Unique Ban

AP | DAVID KLEPPER | Posted 05.24.2013 | College

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. -- Police at the University of Rhode Island could soon be carrying firearms following a vote Thursday by state education officia...

Police Release Protect Alleged Sex Tape Criminal's Identity, Release Victim's Name

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.28.2013 | College

Oklahoma State University police released the name and personal information of a woman who reported she was the victim of a secret sex tape, while red...

Many College Police Say They're Not Prepared To Handle Campus Shootings

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.22.2013 | College

President Obama's new effort to curb gun violence in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre, unveiled Wednesday, included few items that speci...

Congress Should Act Now to Establish a National Center for Campus Public Safety

S. Daniel Carter | Posted 02.13.2013 | College
S. Daniel Carter

Campus tragedies in recent years have led to improvements in the resources, and training campus police, security and other emergency responders are afforded, but we owe them -- and the investment we make in education -- more.

4 University Of Michigan Public Safety Failures That Contributed To 6-month Child-porn Reporting Delay

www.annarbor.com | Posted 10.24.2012 | College

In winter 2011 University of Michigan President Mary Sue Coleman learned that at least eight officials failed to timely report a pediatrician caught l...

Hey, Colleges: Stop Censoring Political Speech!

Will Creeley | Posted 12.05.2012 | College
Will Creeley

Unfortunately, every election year, too many colleges and universities make the incomprehensible and illiberal decision to censor their students' and professors' political speech.

Pepper Spray Cop No Longer Working At UC Davis

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.01.2012 | College

Lt. John Pike, the campus police officer who pepper sprayed seated student protesters, is no longer working at the University of California, Davis, th...

Texas A&M Police Pull Pot Plant From Campus Planter

ketr.org | Posted 07.30.2012 | College

The A&M-Commerce police department, after running tests, has determined that the plant extracted from a decorative planter on campus Thursday is, in f...

Officials Cancel Campus Police Plans To Buy Military-Style Vehicle

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.06.2012 | College

The University of California, Berkeley decided campus police shouldn't have a military-style armored vehicle. The UC Police Department sought to us...

Campus Police With History Of Violence Ask For A Military-Style Vehicle

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.25.2012 | College

The University of California Police Department has been condemned in numerous reports over the past decade for being too aggressive with student prote...

New Report Blasts Use Of Batons By Campus Cops

AP | TERENCE CHEA | Posted 06.08.2012 | College

SAN FRANCISCO -- A University of California, Berkeley report released Wednesday criticizes campus police for jabbing and clubbing student protesters w...

UC Davis Investigation: Pepper Spray 'Was Not Authorized'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.11.2012 | College

The task force report on the controversial pepper-spraying of student protesters at the University of California, Davis concluded the campus police an...

Penn State Scandal Puts Campus Police In Spotlight

AP | JUSTIN POPE | Posted 01.17.2012 | College

At Penn State, as at many colleges, campus police occupy an unusual and much-misunderstood spot on the law enforcement spectrum – and when scand...

In Case You Missed It: At Least 10,000 Smoked In Boulder For 4/20

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 06.21.2011 | Denver

The University of Colorado at Boulder's campus was blanketed beneath a thick gray fog that had nothing to do with the weather yesterday, and it only g...

Colleges Get Tough On Parking Tickets

Inside Higher Ed | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

You can run, but you can't hide. In an age where every penny counts, some universities are pulling out all the stops to collect parking ticket debt...

Robyn Foster Arrested (VIDEO): University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Student Yells At Students, Professor

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee student Robyn Foster may have crossed the line last Monday, March 15, during a discussion with Anthropology professo...

UPDATE: UFlorida Students Briefed After Shooting

alligator.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

University officials, campus police and Corry Village apartment managers held two meetings Wednesday with about 75 residents to explain Tuesday's shoo...