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Golden Gate Xpress

The Student News Site of San Francisco State University

Golden Gate Xpress

The Student News Site of San Francisco State University

Golden Gate Xpress

SF Commune activists protest dorm arrests at SF State

Coburn Palmer May 17, 2013

[HTML7] [HTML6] SF Commune activists and SF State students gathered at Malcolm X Plaza today in protest of "police brutality" during the removal and arrest of six non-residents from Mary Ward Hall last...

Dorm security increases with 24-hour monitors

Dorm security increases with 24-hour monitors

Andrew Cullen September 16, 2013

[set_id=72157635405953037] University housing officials increased security this semester adding a 24-hour door monitor to check all individuals prior to entering residence halls at SF State. The...

Protest breaks out after arrests at SF State

Daniel A. Nelson May 16, 2013

Editor's Note: There is some graphic content in the videos posted in this article [HTML2] [HTML1] Videos courtesy of Nick Morris and Natasha [HTML3] Several non-residents were arrested and forcefully...

SF State incidents create mixed reactions among students

Daniel A. Nelson May 22, 2013

[HTML1] SF State hosted its share of excitement this past week with six arrests, two protests and a load of stress to students, staff and faculty. The arrest of six non-resident persons at SF State...

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 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....

Girls walk past a campus alert system near the soccer field at SF State on Monday, August 21, 2017. (Mason Rockfellow/Golden Gate Xpress)

Title IX encourages SF State students to report on-campus sexual assault

Ian Williams August 23, 2017

SF State’s on-campus crime rate has increased by 43 percent, according to the latest Annual Security and Fire Safety Report released Aug.11. The report, which includes data from 2013 to 2015, shows...

University police suggest caution in wake of recent burglaries

Jason Rejali October 13, 2016

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...

Squatters seek refuge in ‘unauthorized encampment’ in University housing

Michael Barba March 19, 2014

Firefighters discovered evidence of squatters on the ground level of a University Park North building when they responded to a fire alarm that awoke residents early Feb. 16, according to SF State’s University...

University police begin Taser training

Erica Linker September 17, 2013

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...

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