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UW-W Police chief works with FBI

Savannah Hernandez, Assistant News Editor October 7, 2019

University Chief of Police Matt Kiederlen is representing chiefs and campus police across the nation as the chairperson for the FBI’s Criminal Justice Information Systems Beyond 2021 Task Force. “The...

UW-Whitewater students involved in drug bust

December 13, 2012

  UPDATE: Names have been released. Wesley A. Vance, 20. Arrested at Cambridge Apartments, 375 Harmony Drive, for possession of THC with intent to deliver, possession of schedule II non-narcotic...

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...

Campus sees decrease in sexual assaults since 2005

December 7, 2011

According to the Annual Safety Report conducted by the university, the percentage of students who reported being involved in a sexual assault has decreased from 10 percent to five percent from 2005 to...

Concealed carry now in effect

November 2, 2011

With concealed carry legislation in Wisconsin taking effect yesterday, UW-Whitewater police said Monday the university’s policy provides the “greatest level of safety and security” possible. UW-Whitewater...

New police technology takes the ink out of fingerprinting

October 19, 2011

UW-Whitewater police are preparing to put a new digital fingerprint scanner into use within the upcoming weeks. Campus Police Chief Matt Kiederlen said the new technology is an important upgrade...

Alcohol-related citations haven’t risen over Halloween, homecoming weekends

October 12, 2011

Although homecoming and Halloween have fallen on the same weekend the past two years, local police departments said they have not had an increase in alcohol-related citations given. UW-Whitewater Police...

Emergency system meant to protect UW-W students

October 12, 2011

Students can expect to get informed of campus emergencies through the Emergency E-mail System this year. Chief of Police Matthew Kiederlen said the system began more than two years ago when they were...

No explosives found in Williams Center last week

April 27, 2011

  The bomb threat that closed the Williams Center for more than a day last week ended up being a false alarm. Chief of Police Matt Kiederlen said the trained explosives detection canine found no devices...

Bomb threat closes Williams Center through Thursday morning

April 20, 2011

A bomb threat was found in a Williams Center bathroom Tuesday morning, causing University Police Services to evacuate and shut down the building for precautionary reasons. University Police Chief Matt...

Police upgrade speeding enforcement

March 30, 2011

The sickening feeling some get from red and blue flashing lights in their rearview mirror is spreading to many people in Whitewater, and doesn’t look like it will disappear anytime soon. The Whitewater...

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