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Large fire burning near Cal Expo prompts evacuations

Large fire burning near Cal Expo prompts evacuations

Barbara Harvey

September 15, 2016


Filed under Featured, News, Police And Fire

UPDATE: SEPT. 16, 4:32 p.m. The cause of the fire is still unknown, according to Sacramento Fire Department officials. One Sacramento firefighter was treated for smoke inhalation and has since been released from the hospital. Story updated on Sept. 15 at 5:20 p.m.  A two-alarm grass fire burni...

Breaking: Police investigating indecent exposure in library

Breaking: Police investigating indecent exposure in library

Barbara Harvey

September 13, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News, Police And Fire

UPDATE Sept. 16: Sacramento State Police Chief Mark Iwasa said the investigation is ongoing and that no further details about the incident would be given. "We are conducting an investigation on it and we're interviewing some witnesses related to it, but (campus police) don't have any arrests yet," Iwasa...

Campus police investigates reported sexual battery

Campus police investigates reported sexual battery

Barbara Harvey

July 6, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News, Police And Fire

A reported sexual battery said to have occurred on campus Tuesday morning is currently being investigated by the Sacramento State Police Department, according to an email sent to students Wednesday. According to police, the victim reported that the suspect, who was riding a BMX-style bicycle, a...

Multiple people stabbed at rally outside State Capitol

Multiple people stabbed at rally outside State Capitol

Barbara Harvey

June 26, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured, News, Police And Fire

Multiple stabbings were reported at a demonstration organized by the Traditionalist Worker Party at the Capitol on Sunday as demonstrators clashed with protesters in what the Sacramento Fire Department has called a “mass casualty incident.” According to Sacramento Fire Department public info...

Arson suspects from 2011 fires remain unidentified

State Hornet Staff

May 31, 2012


Filed under Campus, Police And Fire

Fires in Sacramento State’s Mariposa and Mendocino Halls on Oct. 13 have cost the university nearly $2.5 million in damage repairs, said Director of Facilities Planning and Construction Services Victor Takahashi.The fires were set on the fifth floor of Mendocino Hall, and minutes later on the four...

University Police dispatchers trained to handle any situation

Camille Anglo

May 1, 2012


Filed under Campus, Police And Fire

With problems ranging from non-emergencies to calls requiring immediate attention, the dispatchers at the University Police office work to help resolve many of the issues called into the dispatch center. Records supervisor Katerina Donato-Weinstein said a dispatcher’s job entails taking calls abou...

Crime Report

State Hornet Staff

May 1, 2012


Filed under Campus, Police And Fire

Sometime between 4:30 and 7 p.m. on April 22, a man’s car parked in Parking Structure II was broken into. He did not find anything stolen when he reported the crime to University Police. A woman reported to University Police on Wednesday sometime between 8 a.m. and 4:40 p.m. her stereo had been stole...

Community service officers provide safety on campus

Community service officers provide safety on campus

Camille Anglo

April 24, 2012


Filed under Campus, Police And Fire

Students at Sacramento State strive to keep the campus safe by dedicating extra time as community service officers for University Police. Sac State has 52 community service officers making the rounds on foot, bike or electric carts to watch out for suspicious activity. The officers consist of student v...

University Police confiscate wide range of weapons at Sac State

Alex Slavas

April 24, 2012


Filed under Campus, Police And Fire

Everything from a grenade, guns and 10-inch blades can be found in a case of confiscated weapons located in the Sacramento State police office. The glass case is located in the hallway of the public safety dispatch center – giving those within the department a visual representation of the weapons co...

Crime log

Russell Preston

April 10, 2012


Filed under Campus, Police And Fire

A man was found outside Desmond Hall with a controlled substance and was arrested and booked into Sacramento County main jail on Thursday around 11:56 a.m. A man reported to University Police his wallet had been stolen out of the library sometime between 3:30 p.m. and 3:45 p.m. on Feb. 19. On Feb. 19 around 1:51 p.m., a woman was pulled over in a reported stolen vehicle by a University police officer. The woman was arrested and booked into the Sacramento County Main Jail. Russell Preston can be reached at anews@statehornet.com.

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