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Graffiti statement warns of shooting to take place at dark, deemed as hoax

Graffiti statement warns of shooting to take place at dark, deemed as hoax

State Hornet Staff

November 18, 2014

The Emergency Notification System (ENS) informed Sacramento State that a written graffiti threat warning of a shooting to take place on campus was found, the second threat since Nov. 4.The note, discovered at a bathroom stall in the women's restroom at the Union, did not describe a specific time and ...

Sex offender arrested, campus safety question

State Hornet Staff

October 15, 2014

Just days after universities and colleges across the U.S. released the annual Clery Reports listing all criminal activities on campus, a man exposed himself at the University Union then jumped from the third floor, breaking his leg while attempting to evade police.The suspect, Shawan Wimberley, a regist...

Students uninformed about campus evacuation plans

Fire burns near road signage near Uncle Tom's Cabin in El Dorado County, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. The King fire has burned more than 70,000 acres. (Randall Benton/Sacramento Bee/MCT)

Randall Benton- McClatchy Tribun

September 24, 2014

On Sept. 11, the smell of smoke and fire penetrated the air behind the University Union. All that could be made out amongst the cloudy light grey sky were tiny lights of three fire trucks racing to quickly extinguish a fire at the levee.This was not the first incident this semester. Four fire alarms have ...

Sac State police aim to connect with campus

Andrew Stiffler

September 18, 2014

Often seen as just a badge, the Sacramento State Police Department attempted to close the gap between officers and the campus community by hosting the third annual Coffee with a Cop, Tuesday at the Well.Hosted by the Student Health and Counseling Services and Sac State PD, students, faculty and staff to e...

Police patrol campus safety for students, faculty and staff

Elizabeth Zelidon

September 17, 2014

With a rising number of police officers and Campus Security Officers present on campus, students at Sacramento State can get assistance at night as well as during the day, despite a lack of transportation for CSOs.The Sacramento State Police Department have a mix of up to six officers and CSOs scheduled to every ...

Sac State PD seizes illegally locked bikes

Elizabeth Zelidon

September 10, 2014

If students at Sacramento State lock their bicycle to a pole, staircase or tree this semester, it might not be there when they return.Sac State Police Department will remove any bicycles locked outside of designated areas, enforcing new regulations that began this semester.Campus police feel it is ne...