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Two students report sexual assault on campus

By Daily Egyptian campus desk

April 5, 2016

Two SIU students report they were victims of sexual assault in separate incidents within the last two months, according to SIU police's crime log.   A 19-year-old SIU student told police she was sexually assaulted Thursday in S...

University warns students, faculty of recent scams

By Anna Spoerre, @annaspoerre

February 9, 2016

University faculty members are warning students to be protective of their personal information after multiple phone and email scams involving tax information were reported on campus this semester.“It’s to everyone’s benefit t...

Student reports sexual assault in Schneider Hall

By Shannon Allen, @ShannonAllen_DE

December 6, 2015

An SIUC student reported being sexually assaulted Dec. 5 in Schneider Hall, according to a release by the Department of Public Safety.The victim and the suspect are both students and acquaintances.The case is being investigated, accor...

DPS releases annual Clery Act report

By Anna Spoerre, @ASpoerre_DE

October 5, 2015

The SIU Department of Public Safety released the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for 2014 on Thursday.The report is published every year in compliance with the Clery Act, a consumer protection law passed in 1990, which req...

SIU police arrest suspect in connection to attempted sexual assault

By Daily Egyptian

August 21, 2015

Less than 10 minutes after receiving a report of an attempted sexual assault with multiple victims this morning, the Department of Public Safety made an arrest in connection to the incident. SIU police received the report at ...

Female battered in Neely Hall

By Luke Nozicka, @lukenozicka

May 10, 2015

A female reported she was battered by three people on Friday evening in her room in Neely Hall, according to an SIU Alert sent Saturday. The victim, whose cell phone was taken during the incident, received minor injuries and was provided medical care, acc...

Excitement and frustration surrounds Springfest

By Sam Beard, @SamBeard_DE

April 22, 2015

Four packs of breath mints, one slab of brie cheese and a bag of Sour Patch Kids — these, along with $42,500, are what it took to snag an up-and-coming rapper for Friday’s Springfest in Shryock Auditorium.Jahron Brathwaite...

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