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Female Sexually Assaulted in Elevator on Campus

Female Sexually Assaulted in Elevator on Campus

Zack Jordan

September 1, 2015

A Sacramento State student was allegedly sexually assaulted today in the elevator of Parking Structure I on campus when trying to get to the fifth floor. According to the Sac State Police Department newsletter, the assault occured today between 2:00 and 3:00 p.m. when the victim entered the north...

Missing Sacramento State student found deceased, lack of tip information

Jonathan Ayestas

April 14, 2015

Robert Ziroyan, a Sacramento State student missing since April 2, was found deceased in Solano County on Sunday, according to a press release by the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department. Ziroyan, 30, was reported to Sacramento County on April 3 as a voluntary missing person by his brother. The S...

CSU campuses may see reduced police force in upcoming years

CSU campuses may see reduced police force in upcoming years

Fabian Garcia

May 7, 2013

If the California State University police union and the California State University administration cannot come to an agreement soon, CSU campuses throughout the state may see a reduced police force in upcoming years.   The Statewide University Police Association and the CSU system are currently at an imp...

Sac State awarded grant to increase security on campus

Imran Majid

April 30, 2013

In an ongoing effort to acquire working leads on cases, the Sacramento State Police Department will soon upgrade its video surveillance with a $20,500 grant from the Department of Homeland Security. The Homeland Security Grant Program, launched shortly after 9/11 to assist police departments across the U....

Sac State community brings light to Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Kaitlin Sansenbach

April 28, 2013

In 2010, students at Sacramento State could find media releases from the Sacramento State Police Department warning students about sexual assaults that had happened on campus. Pre-nursing major Rick Diaz said he remembers walking through campus two years ago reading about the attacks. “I was reall...

Student and friend robbed at gunpoint in parking lot 7

Imran Majid

April 16, 2013

A student and her boyfriend were robbed at gunpoint in Parking Lot 7 on Saturday evening. The victims did not sustain any injuries but their wallets, cell phones, and an iPad were taken. Police Chief Mark Iwasa said armed robbery is almost unheard of at Sacramento State, because students do not carry items of ...