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SF State foreign exchange student robbed at gunpoint in Village dorms

Katherine Minkiewicz February 13, 2017

An SF State foreign exchange student was robbed at gunpoint and left uninjured by two male suspects at the Village at Centennial Square late Friday night. The victim’s backpack containing textbooks and...

UPDATE: Village Building C evacuated after fire alarm

Xpress Staff February 15, 2013

A fire alarm was activated in Building C of the Centennial Village apartments at 10:37 this morning, according to SF State Spokeswoman Ellen Griffin. The alarm was activated due to a fire on the third...

Village housing evacuated after transformer malfunctions

Kelsey Avers May 12, 2011

Smoke coming from a malfunctioning transformer in The Village at Centennial Square has resulted in an evacuation of the building, according to University spokeswoman Ellen Griffin. As of 1:15 p.m. today,...

Freshman Tyler Nguyen prepares to leave campus after the announcement from Residential Life (Siobhan Eagen / Golden Gate Xpress)

Residential Life asks campus residents to leave by Friday

and Juan Carlos Lara March 13, 2020

SF State’s Residential Life "strongly urged" campus residents to leave their housing by the end of the week in an email on Tuesday. One day after SF State President Lynn Mahoney announced the suspension...

Bomb threat remains unsolved

Jacquelyn Moreno , Campus Editor February 4, 2020

On Thursday, Dec. 19 during the final week of the Fall 2019 semester, the university activated a campus closure, informing all students and faculty to stay off the main campus. The University Police Department’s...

UPD investigates sexual assaults

Juan Carlos Lara, Staff September 23, 2019

The University Police Department (UPD) received four reports of sexual violence on campus over the course of eight days surrounding the first day of the fall semester — three cases remain unsolved.  In...

‘Transphobic’ crime bulletin leads to demands for apology, action

‘Transphobic’ crime bulletin leads to demands for apology, action

Lorenzo Morotti December 12, 2018

A recent SF State Student Affairs crime bulletin describing a knife-wielding suspect as “a transgender female” led to accusations of transphobia and demands for the term to be removed from the statement. Anonymous...

Argument leads to assault with deadly weapon

Argument leads to assault with deadly weapon

Lorenzo Morotti December 4, 2018

An unknown suspect allegedly assaulted an SF State student with a 6-inch to 12-inch machete after a verbal altercation in the Centennial Village at 12:30 a.m. on Monday night, Dec. 3, according to a university...

Campus crime update: a stolen CD changer, a drunken scuffle and a burglary

Brad Wilson September 4, 2012

Hide Your Keys, Hide Your Wives Between 8 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., a gentleman reported that his vehicle had been broken into at Lot 20 Aug. 29. The total reported value of losses included sunglasses and a...

Robert Corrigan plans future after stepping down as SF State president

Kelly Goff May 16, 2012

After serving 24 years as president of SF State, Robert A. Corrigan is looking forward to the days when he can read a book for pleasure, work on writing a history of the University and just take a few...

Campus crime update: threats, thieves and a false alarm

Michelle Olson May 17, 2011

Here's a brief update on campus crimes that occurred between May 11 and May 18. Creative Threats Officers responded to a call of a man threatening to shoot another man near the Creative Arts Building...

A police car sits in front of the University Police Department station on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. (Original photograph by Harika Maddala, Illustration by Kyran Berlin / Golden Gate Xpress)

As students rally to abolish campus police, SF State reexamines safety

Kyran Berlin, Online Editor May 4, 2021

Editor's note: A previous version of this story alluded to the Oct. 25, 2005 arrest and jailing of an SF State professor as an example of a lawsuit against the Campus Safety Department for racial profiling....

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