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2 minors arrested after string of BB gun incidents

By Brey' Mong-Delane, @BreyMong_DE |[email protected]

July 5, 2016

Two unidentified juveniles were arrested Friday after an individual was shot with a BB from a moving vehicle.Officers responded to the 300 block of East Walnut Street after a pedestrian reported being hit by a BB pellet, accord...

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...

University police department sniffs out money for K-9 unit

By Cory Ray, Daily Egyptian

September 6, 2015

The SIUC Department of Public Safety is tracking down funds to add a K-9 unit.Sgt. Chad Beights said the police department started an online donation page in fall 2014 to buy and train one K-9 unit. The estimated cost of the un...

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 ...

Engineering professor arrested for battery

By Branda Mitchell, @BrandaM_DE

April 26, 2015

A professor was arrested for battery on Thursday after an altercation with a student in the Engineering Building.Alan Weston, associate professor in the mechanical engineering and energy processes department, posted a $160 bond and ...

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