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University police suggest caution in wake of recent burglaries

Jason Rejali
October 13, 2016
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SF State police are currently investigating nine burglaries that happened between Sept. 2 and Sept. 21 in University Park South.   According to University police, three of the burglaries were forced entries, with suspects gaining access into the building by breaking windows and doors and two of ...

University police to carry Tasers following CSU mandate

Renee Abu-Zaghibra
September 1, 2015
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A new bargaining agreement between California State University and the State University Police Association Aug. 27 gave campus police access to an array of new equipment, including Tasers and pepper spray. The collective bargaining agreement between the CSU and SUPA mandates that the CSU provide "tactical...

University police reports attempted robbery over weekend

Angeline Ubaldo
February 23, 2015
Filed under News

An attempted robbery was reported to University Police near the main entrance of the library Saturday at 1:15 a.m., according to a University report. A man reported being approached by an unknown male suspect as he was walking on the inner campus pathway near the J. Paul Leonard Library where he...

University police open investigation into alleged rape on campus

Jennah Feeley and Lulu Orozco
September 8, 2014
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Police have opened an investigation into an alleged rape that occurred on campus Aug. 29. University police have a suspect in the case, which has since been passed to the Office of the District Attorney of San Francisco, but no arrests have been made. Police responded to the report at the Village...

University police begin Taser training

Erica Linker
September 17, 2013
Filed under News

University Police Department officers patrolling the campus and surrounding areas may soon carry electroshock weapons. These devices, commonly known by the brand name, Taser, are designed to generate an electric current that can disrupt a person's muscle control. The University Police Department...

University police report shows uptick in crime at SF State

Sandra Lopez
December 6, 2011
Filed under Uncategorized

The annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report was recently released by SF State University Police Department and it shows that theft and sexual crimes have risen on campus. The report shows reported crime statistics for 2008-2010, which is divided by the following locations: campus, residential...

University welcomes new police chief

Kelsey Lannin
October 7, 2016
Filed under News

After a yearlong search, SF State has appointed Jason Wu to head the University Police Department, according to a statement released Friday.   “Wu demonstrated himself to be a strong, strategic leader and creative problem solver with a clear student development focus,” the statement said. ...

Victim reports on-campus rape to University police

Renee Abu-Zaghibra
November 23, 2015
Filed under News

A rape was reported at Mary Ward Hall Nov. 21, according to SF State’s crime, arrest and fire log. Officers responded to the victim and took a report around 6 a.m., according to the crime log, which states that the victim was incapable of providing consent. SF State’s director of news and new...

Two incidents of indecent exposure reported to University police

Dayvon Dunaway
March 13, 2015
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An incident of indecent exposure at University Park North Wednesday was reported to the University Police Department, according to an SF State email alert. The indecent exposure is the second of two reported on off-campus housing to the University Police Department within two days. In the most recent...

University has yet to answer why campus police need Tasers

Beza Beneberu
November 19, 2013
Filed under Opinion

Tasers, Tasers, Tasers... I get it – I'm tired of hearing about SF State's Taser debate, too. But is the solution to let the administration do whatever they want because we're annoyed that it's taking too long to resolve?  That sounds childish. UPD and the school's administration need to prove...

Sexual assault suspect sought by University police

Sexual assault suspect sought by University police

Kale Williams
May 6, 2013
Filed under News

Campus police are circulating the photo of a man suspected of a sexual assault in the Towers April 28. The suspect, who is described by police as a 20-year-old African American male around 5 feet 3 inches tall, allegedly entered the victim's room and forced himself upon her. After the victim called out ...

Suspect arrested following University Park North burglary

Suspect arrested following University Park North burglary

Dimitri Bailey
September 5, 2019
Filed under Campus, Latest, News

The University Police Department arrested a male suspect this afternoon in relation to the residential burglary that took place in University Park North at approximately 3:15 a.m., Sept. 5. UPD announced in an email that the suspect was spotted by an SF State staff member, after a mass Clery Time Warni...

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