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Driverless shuttle being displayed at Sac State

Bay Area-based Varden Labs brought the all-electric, self-driving shuttle for a two-day demo at Sacramento State in March 2016. The shuttle can seat up to four passengers — including a backup driver — and uses motion sensors to detect surrounding traffic on campus.

Vu Chau

March 14, 2016

This week, the Sacramento State campus community will get to ride in a golf cart-sized driverless shuttle between Serna Plaza and the steps in front of the Guy West Bridge on Monday, March 14 and Tuesday, March 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The all-electric shuttle is an invention of Varden Labs,...

Parking permits an unusual target for car burglaries

Parking permits an unusual target for car burglaries

Alex Slavas

March 5, 2012

Sacramento State has encountered three incidents of parking permit theft since the 2011 academic year began. Scott Christian, Sac State police spokesman, said vehicle type and parking placement play a role in the prevention of theft. “In most cases, when a permit theft is reported, it can be attribu...