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Campus Police serve UW-W with purpose

Campus Police serve UW-W with purpose

Shannan Lojeski, Assistant News Editor

September 24, 2018

Campus police and faculty presented information on available safety resources to first -year students in a six-session program in the Hamilton Room of the University Center from Sept. 17 to Sept. 27.    “It is strongly encouraged for all freshmen students to attend this event. It’s really important th...

Campus wants graffiti gone

Campus wants graffiti gone

Benjamin Pierce, Assistant News Editor

March 5, 2018

It’s art – until it’s not. A graffiti perpetrator has taken their artistic ideas too far and is spooking the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater campus. The graffiti features a face with the eyes crossed out and occasionally has a crown. The word ‘soon’ is featured with the drawing and ...

Officers aim to educate

November 13, 2013

By Jacqueline Schaefer Students come to college to receive an education. The UW-W campus police department’s goal is to ensure this education includes more than just reading and memorizing facts. The police department aims to provide another dimension of students’ education and teach life skills. “I...

The cycle of stealing

The cycle of stealing

October 1, 2013

By Michael Riley   Every day in 2010, Cameron Barker would ride home from class to Benson Hall where he would secure his new $1,500 bicycle in the bike locker he had purchased at the beginning of year. One night he broke the routine: Barker locked his bike outside on a bike rack with a...

New ‘Bait Bike’ program debuts

September 5, 2012

  Stealing bikes on campus will be a lot harder this school year. The UW-Whitewater campus police have installed a new “Bait Bike” program designed to catch potential bike thieves. “It is absolutely amazing technology,” UW-Whitewater Police Chief Matthew Kiederlen said. “When you...

Telfer to be held hostage in June

May 9, 2012

Chancellor Richard Telfer will be held captive in a simulated hostage situation in June. UW-Whitewater will host the largest police training event in the world. irTactical Active Shooter Training will take place on campus June 8-10. irTactical is a manufacturing company in Whitewater that makes...

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