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STAFF EDITORIAL: Radford’s police failed Lobo-Perez

Staff Editorial

November 7, 2019

The unexpected death of a college student could have been avoided had the police taken him to a hospital for being intoxicated instead of placing him in a cell.  Eighteen-year-old Aris Lobo-Perez was attending Radford University in Culpeper, Virginia when he was arrested on Sept. 11 by campus poli...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Eastern officials need to be more transparent

Staff Editorial

October 15, 2019

Eastern received a threat to campus Tuesday morning from a crisis hotline, which prompted the university to issue an alert to students, faculty and staff, which said only that a “security threat” had been issued to campus. All that the Eastern community was told was a “security threat” was rece...

Students play games, eat with police

Students play games, eat with police

Travis Moody, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2017

Students spent some of their leisure time with members of the campus police department in Taylor Hall Tuesday night. Pizza, Pool and Police, hosted by Residence Life and Conference Services, allowed students to get to know the university police officers. Kelsey Cripe, assistant director of Residence...

Glassman releases off-campus crime statement

Staff Report

November 1, 2015

President David Glassman released an email statement in response to the crimes happening off-campus Friday. Glassman said the University Police are taking care to provide a safe campus and will continue to do so with increased foot and bike patrols. He said the safety of Eastern’s students, faculty...

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