Archive for November, 2012

22 Nov 2012

Stockton Campuses facing reality of guns on campuses

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Just read this on Recordnet.com. Schools in Stockton, California are becoming familiar with the unpleasant reality of kids bringing guns to school. Two recent incidents have put Police Chief Jim West on high alert. At Van Buren Elementary School, a seventh-grade boy fired a .22-caliber handgun into the floor of the classroom. At Cleveland Elementary, […]

22 Nov 2012

Quest for iPhones Helps Drive Nearly 13% Increase in Denver Violent Crime Reports

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Here’s an article worth a read posted on Thecrimereport.org. The Iphone craze has caused many problems, particularly for the people of Denver. There was a 12.7% raise in crime in Denver last year. They found that out of the 1,143 robberies 83 were related to juveniles who were trying to gain possession of the Iphone. […]

22 Nov 2012

As city cutbacks cause police layoffs, bullets in night claim young mother’s life – CNN.com

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Interesting article posted on Edition.cnn.com. The article details how in Newark, New Jersey a young 24-year-old mother of two was gunned down in her friends Pontiac minivan. A gunman shot threw the back window of her car and approached the car as the car drove off. Violent crime went up 18% nationwide last year and […]

22 Nov 2012

Senate reconsiders campus carry bill – The Battalion – Texas A&M

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Interesting article posted on Thebatt.com. The Texas State Senate seems poised to approve a bill that would make the contentious issue of allowing concealed weapons on campus a decision for the schools themselves. If passed, we may see some Texas campuses allow students and faculty who are legally permitted to carry a concealed handgun to […]

22 Nov 2012

Armed robberies shake campus security

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Here’s an article worth a read posted on Thepolypost.com. A pair of armed robberies at Cal Poly’s Pomona campus has students on edge and campus police scratching their noses. The first robbery occurred in a parking lot, while the second was perpetrated more brazenly inside a University dorm. It is unclear whether both robberies were […]

22 Nov 2012

What Is The Duty Of The Jury Quote

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What is the duty of the jury? Is it to determine the truth or which side has the better lawyer? Want to embed this graphic on your blog? Just copy the embed code found below:

21 Nov 2012

Off-campus security: crime in student housing on rise with security management being blamed

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An interesting article posted on Paisano-online.com. There may be good reason to fear going to or just visiting the UTSA campus. Directly outside of the Outpost apartments a victim was held at gun point on July 21st. Apparently there were two suspects holding this young man hostage. In 2012 police have been to this complex […]

21 Nov 2012

Knox College student killed in hit-and-run

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An interesting article posted on Galesburg.com. A thirty three year old woman hit a fourteen year old student from Knox College. The woman fled the scene after the fact but was arrested on Sunday afternoon. It came to the polices’ attention that she was driving under the influence. The fourteen year old has died due […]