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Blotter

By Mark Kim | April 23, 2014

1. Man arrested for first degree property damage The MU Police Department arrested Andrew R. Birmingham, 19, on April 17 at 4:12 p.m. near 6001 N. Creasy Springs Road for first degree property damage and theft. Cpt. Scott Richardson said there was a call of a broken car ...

Blotter

By The Maneater Staff | March 19, 2014

1. Woman charged with DWI and prohibited turn The MU Police Department arrested senior Madison J. Lilley, 21, March 13 at 1:43 a.m. Lilley made an illegal turn on Turner Avenue and Providence Road, Capt. Scott Richardson said. Officers discovered that Lilley was intoxicated soon afterwards. Lilley was ...

In Print: Blotter

By Mark Kim | March 12, 2014

1. Man found with a pipe filled with an unconfirmed cannabinoid The MU Police Department arrested Steven R. Moeller, 54, at 1:17 a.m. Saturday at 800 Hospital Drive. Moeller’s vehicle was initially located on Hitt Street near Rollins Street after being reported for erratic driving, Capt. Scott ...

Alarm tests mark Severe Weather Awareness Week

By Jackie Olson | March 11, 2014

Alert beacons and desktop notifications were added in 2013.

UWire: Female student reports rape

Posted to UWire by Mark Kim on March 10, 2014 at 10:05 a.m.

The MU Police Department sent out a cleary release March 9 after a female student told a Department of Residential Life staff member she had been raped. The victim was assaulted at the 800 block of Richmond Avenue, according to the release. The victim is unsure on when the rape ...

In Print: Blotter

By Mark Kim | March 5, 2014

1. Man arrested after warrant for unpaid speeding ticket The MU Police Department arrested Roosevelt Buck, 22, at 1:43 p.m. Thursday. Capt. Brian Weimer said Buck was pulled over in a traffic stop near 42 N. Cedar Lake Drive when officers discovered there was a warrant out for ...

UWire: MUPD responds to catalytic converters thefts

Posted to UWire by Mark Kim on March 1, 2014 at 2:35 p.m.

The MU Police Department has received an increase in reports about catalytic converters being stolen from vehicles. These thefts do not occur only on campus, but also in the city of Columbia, according to an MUPD news release. The thefts happen mostly during the daytime. Suspects get under a car ...

In Print: Blotter

By Mark Kim | Feb. 26, 2014

1. Man arrested with misdemeanor and felony warrants Kristan Simpson, 26, was arrested by MU Police at 11:23 a.m. Thursday. Simpson was released from Missouri Psychiatric Center on 3 Hospital Drive that day. Officers later arrested Simpson with a misdemeanor warrant and a felony warrant, Capt. Brian Weimer ...

Freshman male arrested for second-degree rape

By Mark Kim | Feb. 24, 2014

His bond is currently set at $5,000.

Police Blotter

By Mark Kim | Feb. 21, 2014

1. Man arrested for disturbing peace, resisting arrest Justin Burns, 38, was collected at 215 Briarcrest Court by MU Police at 7:43 p.m. Feb. 13 and was charged with peace disturbance and resisting arrest. Capt. Brian Weimer said an individual approached an officer on duty at Mizzou Arena ...

Police Blotter

By Mark Kim | Feb. 12, 2014

1. Man arrested for not staying in lane MU Police Department officers arrested Ryan Maris, 29, at 1:42 a.m. Sunday. An inebriated Maris was pulled over at 1312 White Oak Lane after failing to drive in a single lane, where officers performed tests for alcohol use, Capt. Brian ...

UWire: Burglary reported in Laws Hall

Posted to UWire by Pranav Shastry on Jan. 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.

The MU Police Department received a report of a burglary on Jan. 26, at 7:51 p.m. from Laws Residence Hall. The resident, a female, reported that two men entered her room and physically assaulted her in the morning between 1:30 and 2 a.m. The men were ...

Police Beat: Sexual assault report near MU campus leads to Clery Release

Posted to Police Beat by Mara Somlo on Nov. 11, 2013 at 7:33 p.m.

An account of sexual misconduct was reported across the street from MU's campus near the 1400 block of Bouchelle Avenue around 2 p.m. Friday. The female victim told Columbia Police Department officers a male stopped her while she was walking home. The suspect grabbed the victim's breast ...

In Print: Fighting rape culture begins with proactivity

By Pranav Shastry | Oct. 23, 2013

The habit of reactionary efforts need to change, former psychologist says.

Police Beat: 18-year-old male found dead in Pershing residence hall group

Posted to Police Beat by Katie Pohlman on Oct. 13, 2013 at 4:01 p.m.

Gregory Holthaus, 18, was pronounced dead Sunday at University Hospital, according to an MU Police Department news release. Officers responded to a call about a medical emergency at the Pershing group of residence halls around 9:07 a.m. Sunday. When they arrived on the scene, Holthaus, from Highland, Ill ...

Police Beat: Sexual assault reported on campus

Posted to Police Beat by Pranav Shastry on Oct. 11, 2013 at 9:17 p.m.

The morning of Oct. 6, Department of Residential Life staff received a report of a sexual assault in the Rollins group of residence halls. The incident involved a female resident and a male person, who was unknown to her, according to a MU Police Department clery release. The victim was ...

Police Beat: MUPD responds to crash at College Avenue and Ashland Street

Posted to Police Beat by Pranav Shastry on Sept. 16, 2013 at 1:30 p.m.

A two-car accident Sept. 12 involving four people resulted in no major injuries, according to the MU Police Department. Officers were dispatched to the intersection of College Avenue and Ashland Street at 12:06 p.m., MUPD spokesman Brian Weimer said. A red Chevy Cavalier driving south on College Avenue ...

Heat emergencies at Missouri football game sees sharp increase

In Print: Heat emergencies at Missouri football game sees sharp increase

By Katherine Knott | Sept. 11, 2013

Police reported 120 incidents, roughly 60 more than the week prior.

6 fans hospitalized due to heat at football game

6 fans hospitalized due to heat at football game

By Katherine Knott | Sept. 5, 2013

Mizzou Athletics says number could have been higher.

MU holds second annual Bike Smart Bike Registration

By Tom Heagney | Sept. 5, 2013

The City of Columbia requires all bikes to be registered with the police.

Campus “bear hugger” pleads guilty to assault, stalking charges

By Tracy Cook | July 24, 2013

"Harm or fear of harm" constitutes assault, police say.

Police Beat: Police seek information on reported sexual assault

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on April 6, 2013 at 10:31 p.m.

The MU Police Department and Columbia Police Department are seeking information about the driver of a white truck in connection with a sexual assault that occurred Saturday morning. According to a CPD news release, Columbia police arrived at University Hospital at 7:35 a.m. Saturday in response to a ...

Police Beat: Police make arrest in indecent exposure cases

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on April 6, 2013 at 10:09 p.m.

MU police arrested a 19-year-old man Friday in connection with two on-campus indecent exposure incidents. According to a Clery release from the MU Police Department, officers arrested Scott Thoreson on suspicion of three counts of second-degree sexual misconduct, a Class B misdemeanor. A previous Clery release stated that two female ...

In Print: Man exposes himself to women on MU campus

By Jennifer Beatty | April 5, 2013

Both incidents involved a man driving a red car.

In Print: CPD and MUPD 'change things up' in snow

By Mara Somlo | Feb. 22, 2013

University hospitals, clinics and emergency rooms remain open.

Police Beat: Attempted robbery near Women's and Children's Hospital

Posted to Police Beat by Laurien Rose on Dec. 11, 2012 at 12:00 a.m.

A woman and her nine-year-old son were sitting inside their vehicle at noon Tuesday near the Women's and Children's Hospital when a man approached them, displaying a handgun. According to a Columbia Police Department news release, the suspect got into the victim's vehicle and demanded she give ...

MU Police Department receives 'Accreditation with Excellence' award

In Print: MU Police Department receives 'Accreditation with Excellence' award

By Sarah Suerig | Dec. 7, 2012

The department had to meet more than 480 standards to qualify.

Police Beat: Hatch Hall underwear thief sentenced

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on Nov. 7, 2012 at 2:31 p.m.

The 19-year-old arrested after dozens of pairs of stolen women's underwear were found in his Hatch Hall room has been sentenced to two years' probation. Sophomore Kevin Waida pled guilty to misdemeanor stealing for the May incident, according to court documents. Judge Michael Bradley sentenced Waida to two years ...

Police Beat: MUPD arrests suspect described in multiple Clery releases

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on Oct. 26, 2012 at 10:13 a.m.

MU police arrested a suspect Thursday night in connection with Wednesday's separate Clery release incidents. Officers arrested sophomore Timothy Anderson just before midnight Thursday, according to an MU Police Department Clery release sent out Friday morning. Anderson, 19, was arrested on two counts of third-degree assault in connection with ...

Letter to the Editor: Stop invalidating victims' reactions to unwanted contact

By Kylee Mattoon | Oct. 26, 2012

The MU Police Department emailed a Clery release to students about a woman who was assaulted Wednesday morning. The woman was walking to Ellis Library when a stranger “came up behind her” and “wrapped his arms around her.” She “tried to free herself but was unable to get free.” Another ...

In Print: 'Bear hug' release followed up by similar incident, description

By Brent Pearson | Oct. 26, 2012

The second victim thought the composite description could be the same person.

Police Beat: 'Bear hug' Clery release followed up by similar incident

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on Oct. 25, 2012 at 8:32 p.m.

Two similar on-campus incidents prompted separate Clery releases Thursday. A female student reported she was assaulted at approximately 9:35 a.m. Wednesday while walking on Ninth Street near Speakers Circle, according to an MU Police Department Clery release sent out at 10:15 a.m. Thursday. The victim reported ...

Fall 2012 Clery releases triple from last year

In Print: Fall 2012 Clery releases triple from last year

By Lucas Shapiro | Oct. 23, 2012

2012 has seen 11 Clery releases so far, the total for 2011-12.

Police Beat: Assault reported near Women's and Children's Hospital

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on Oct. 17, 2012 at 5:00 p.m.

A woman was assaulted early Wednesday while entering the Women's and Children's Hospital, according to an MU Police Department Clery release. The victim reported she was walking toward the building at 6:40 a.m. when a man approached her from behind, grabbed her wrist and pressed something ...

In Print: DGB arrest highlights contrasting procedures between MUPD, CPD

By Ian Servantes | Oct. 16, 2012

Columbia residents voted to make marijuana possession a lowest-priority offense in 2004.

Dorial Green-Beckham, two teammates arrested on drug charges

Dorial Green-Beckham, two teammates arrested on drug charges

By Kelsey Maffett and Seth Boster | Oct. 4, 2012 | Updated Oct. 5, 2012 at 4:11 p.m.

Freshman wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham, the former No. 1 recruit in the nation, and two other Missouri football players were arrested on drug charges Wednesday night. Green-Beckham, freshman linebacker Torey Boozer and freshman wide receiver Levi Copelin were arrested just before midnight on charges of possession of 35 grams or ...

Police Beat: MUPD seeks suspect in robbery near Stankowski Field

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on Sept. 29, 2012 at 3:43 p.m.

A man was robbed on the southeast side of Stankowski Field early Saturday, according to an MU Police Department news release. Between 2:30 and 3 a.m., the victim was approached from behind near the J. Otto Lottes Health Sciences Library. The suspect demanded money, which the victim gave ...

Police Beat: Man assaulted in campus parking lot

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on Aug. 25, 2012 at 11:20 a.m.

MU police officers found a 29-year-old man in a campus parking lot after he was assaulted Friday night near Bengals Bar & Grill, according to an MU Police Department news release. Officers found the man at approximately 1:13 a.m. in lot RC 18, located along Elm and Sixth streets ...

In Print: Police Blotter

By Brad Hicks | Aug. 24, 2012

Freshman arrested on alcohol charges At 12:42 a.m. Wednesday, an MU police officer on patrol near the intersection of Richmond Avenue and Kentucky Boulevard saw a young male who appeared to be intoxicated walking along the street. Upon approaching freshman Nicholas Turnbeaugh, 18, the officer noticed an empty ...

Police Beat: Woman assaulted on Rollins Street

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on Aug. 20, 2012 at 1:27 p.m.

A 19-year-old woman was assaulted late Sunday while walking on campus, according to an MU Police Department news release. The victim reported she was walking westbound on Rollins Street near College Avenue at about 11:30 p.m. when she was approached by three black males walking the opposite direction ...

In Print: Conservative Ann Coulter to speak at MU

By Bailey Otto | Feb. 3, 2012

MU College Republicans are fundraising $10,000 to bring conservative speaker Ann Coulter to MU.

In Print: Jeong Im homicide case investigation reaches seventh year

By Jimmy Hibsch | Jan. 20, 2012

A still-unidentified suspect stabbed Im, a microbiologist at MU, on Jan. 7, 2005.

MU police investigate vandalized art piece

By Tess Betts | Nov. 28, 2011

A 3D design class made a large “Wastegiving” piece for the North Lawn, and shortly after installation it was vandalized.

In Print: Bike impoundment rule goes into effect for MU campus

By Caitlin Holland | Oct. 14, 2011

After a week of enforcement, no bikes have been impounded under illegal parking regulation.

Thieves seek catalytic converters in string of thefts

In Print: Thieves seek catalytic converters in string of thefts

By Daniel Shapiro | Sept. 20, 2011

Twenty-three thefts have been reported to MUPD and CPD this summer.

Bike thieves target students, police say

In Print: Bike thieves target students, police say

By Emmy Boyd | Sept. 16, 2011

So far this year, 52 bicycles have been stolen on campus.

New semester marks increase in alcohol, drug arrests

In Print: New semester marks increase in alcohol, drug arrests

By Daniel DeMay | Sept. 9, 2011

MUPD said it focuses on educating students and is not lenient toward underage drinking.

In Print: Rape Aggression Defense class reaches MU campus

By Kia Farhang | Sept. 9, 2011

The class is offered through MUPD and is free to women associasted with the university.

In Print: Police blotter

By Kelsey Maffett and Turner Johnson | Aug. 26, 2011

The following investigations are in progress, and the following people were arrested or issued summons, according to police reports.

Heavy traffic causes problems on campus

In Print: Heavy traffic causes problems on campus

By Josie Butler | Aug. 26, 2011

Construction on Monk Drive is contributing to the problem.

Local police stress safety tips

In Print: Local police stress safety tips

By Kelsey Maffett | Aug. 23, 2011

MUPD advises students to walk in well-lit areas and travel in pairs.

Man arrested on suspicion of sexual misconduct in Ellis Library

By Dani Kass | July 18, 2011

Police arrested Willy Wray Wood at 3:17 p.m. Monday.

Police Beat: MU Health Care, MUPD investigating missing patient information

Posted to Police Beat by Jimmy Hibsch on June 21, 2011 at 4:08 p.m.

The MU Police Department and MU Health Care are investigating a package that went missing which held patient billing information. MU Health Care officials failed to receive an expected delivery containing patient payment information related to 1,288 patients. Payments to the bank between June 6-13 were included in the ...

In Print: Police blotter (5/6/2011)

By Ally McEntire and Kelsey Maffett | May 6, 2011

The following investigations are in progress, and the following people were arrested or issued summons, according to police reports.

In Print: Campus Lodge Apartments assault found unsubstantiated

By Kelsey Maffett | May 3, 2011

Making a false report to a law enforcement officer is a class B misdemeanor.

In Print: Police blotter (5/3/2011)

By Kelsey Maffett and Tony Puricelli | May 3, 2011

The following investigations are in progress, and the following people were arrested or issued summons, according to police reports.

In Print: Hatch, Schurz and Laws residence halls report intruder

By Kelsey Maffett | May 3, 2011

A man entered three different residence halls and intruded into students’ rooms.

Stolen car rates steadily decline in Columbia

In Print: Stolen car rates steadily decline in Columbia

By Tony Puricelli | April 29, 2011

The Ford Taurus is the most commonly stolen car in Missouri.

In Print: Police stop 69 cars at sobriety checkpoint

By Dani Kass | April 29, 2011

MUPD issued nine citations that evening.

In Print: Students, resident arrested on drug charges in campus parking lot

By Kelsey Maffett | April 26, 2011

An officer found the suspects in parking lot AV-9 near the Ag building.

In Print: Road rage leads to knife threat

By Kelsey Maffett | April 26, 2011

The suspect was charged with unlawful use of a weapon and third-degree assault.

In Print: Police blotter (4/22/2011)

By Ally McEntire and Kelsey Maffett | April 22, 2011

The following investigations are in progress, and the following people were arrested or issued summons, according to police reports.

In Print: MUPD responds to series of indecent exposure cases

By Kelsey Maffett | March 22, 2011

One of the three suspects was arrested.

Letter to the Editor: Racial profiling by MUPD unwarranted, appalling

By Madeline Ericson, maegz4@mail.mizzou.edu | March 18, 2011

Editor's note: MU Police Department Capt. Brian Weimer responded to this letter in a letter titled "MUPD: Getting the facts. That letter can be found here. Two of my friends and I attended the Scissor Sisters concert at the Blue Note on Friday night, March 11, 2010. The concert ...

In Print: Student Conduct office reviews RJI altercation

By Kelsey Maffett | March 11, 2011

Junior Jay Dee Bush, 32, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of assault.

Police investigate rape near Laws Hall

By Kelsey Maffett | March 2, 2011

MUPD is using security cameras and other tools in an effort to identify a suspect.

Police Beat: MUPD receives report of rape outside Laws residence hall

Posted to Police Beat by Jimmy Hibsch on March 1, 2011 at 2:08 p.m.

At about 6:39 a.m. Tuesday, the MU Police Department received a report of a rape outside of Laws residence hall. According to an MUPD news release, the victim said a man approached her between 4 and 5 a.m. and asked her several questions, then proceeded to assault ...

In Print: Police investigate second racially charged graffiti incident

By Jimmy Hibsch | Feb. 18, 2011

This graffiti message targeted Jewish people.

 Deaton hands down temporary suspension for graffiti suspect

In Print: Deaton hands down temporary suspension for graffiti suspect

By Jimmy Hibsch and Kelsey Maffett | Feb. 15, 2011

Police are investigating a similar graffiti message left near campus Saturday.

On Campus: Police make arrest in Hatch Hall vandalism

Posted to On Campus by Alicia Stice on Feb. 12, 2011 at 10:56 p.m.

MU police officers arrested a suspect in an incident of racially derogatory vandalism outside of Hatch Hall on Saturday night, about 12 hours after the vandalism was discovered. According to an MU Police Department news release, Benjamin A. Elliott, 18, was arrested on suspicion of second-degree property damage Saturday evening ...

MUPD investigates racially-charged graffiti message

In Print: MUPD investigates racially-charged graffiti message

By Jimmy Hibsch | Feb. 12, 2011

The Legion of Black Collegians is calling for a meeting with the chancellor to address the issue.

In Print: Two arrested in connection with on-campus crimes

By Kelsey Maffett | Feb. 11, 2011

The initial incident happened Feb. 1.

Police Beat: MU Police make arrest in armed robbery

Posted to Police Beat by Alicia Stice on Feb. 8, 2011 at 10:25 a.m.

Monday evening, MU Police Department officers arrested two people in connection with an armed robbery near the intersection of Rollins Street and East Campus Drive, an MUPD news release stated. The robbery occurred around 2 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 1. The victim told police the suspects wore dark-colored masks ...

In Print: Suspect uses credit card stolen during armed robbery

By Kelsey Maffett | Feb. 8, 2011

The victim was robbed at gunpoint on campus Feb. 1.

In Print: Sex offender registry designed to inform public

By Jared Grafman | Feb. 7, 2011

The system was not built to deter future crimes.

In Print: MUPD investigates strong-armed robbery near Ellis Library

By Kelsey Maffett | Feb. 4, 2011

This was the second on-campus robbery reported in two days.

Police Beat: Police investigate strong-armed robbery near Ellis Library

Posted to Police Beat by Alicia Stice on Feb. 2, 2011 at 11:35 a.m.

The MU Police Department is investigating a strong-armed robbery that occurred at about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday near Ellis Library at the intersection of S. Ninth Street and Conley Avenue. According to an MU Police Department Clery Release, the victim said the suspects struck him on the head from ...

Police Beat: Police investigate robbery near campus

Posted to Police Beat by Alicia Stice on Feb. 1, 2011 at 10:25 a.m.

The MU Police Department is investigating a robbery that took place at about 2 a.m. Tuesday morning near the intersection of Rollins Street and East Campus Drive. According to an MUPD news release, the victim told police two suspects exited a white, small vehicle that might have been a ...

In Print: Officers seize drugs, cash from res hall

By Kelsey Maffett | Feb. 1, 2011

Freshman Justin Brown is facing seven charges following the search.

Police encourage residents to protect their property

By Steve Cassidy | Jan. 21, 2011

68 burglaries were reported to CPD over the break.

In Print: Police step up Winter Break burglary prevention

By Ally McEntire | Dec. 10, 2010

Last year, the police responded to 71 holiday burglaries.

In Print: Hospital lockdown comes to an end

By Alicia Stice | Oct. 29, 2010

The hospital was put on lockdown at noon Wednesday.

Police Beat: Deaton: 'Faurot 30' will not be charged

Posted to Police Beat by Tony Puricelli on Oct. 28, 2010 at 5:25 p.m.

The summons for trespassing issued to the 30 people arrested for rushing Faurot Field will not be forwarded to the city prosecutor. A statement from Chancellor Brady Deaton celebrated the efforts of officers in enforcing the university’s policies following Saturday's football game. It also noted the game against ...

Police step up enforcement for Homecoming weekend

In Print: Police step up enforcement for Homecoming weekend

By Kelsey Maffett | Oct. 26, 2010

30 fans were arrested for rushing Faurot Field after the game.

Local law enforcement prepares for Homecoming

In Print: Local law enforcement prepares for Homecoming

By Kelsey Maffett | Oct. 22, 2010

MUPD and CPD will coordinate their efforts.

Construction hazards a concern during Campus Safety Walk

By Garrett Richie | Oct. 15, 2010

Five MUPD officers also attended the walk.

In Print: Sophomore recaptured after clumsy escape

By Kelsey Maffett | Oct. 12, 2010

Sophomore Olivia Arns escaped from handcuffs and attempted to flee from MU Police Department officers Thursday morning en route to the police station. Arns, 20, was seen walking near the intersection of Richmond Avenue and Burnham Avenue at 12:18 a.m. Thursday. MUPD Capt. Brian Weimer said patrol officers ...

Customers purchase firearms online on auction site

In Print: Customers purchase firearms online on auction site

By Alex Pesek | Oct. 8, 2010

The website functions similarly to eBay.

Police Beat: UPDATE: Car hits cyclist at College and University Avenues

Posted to Police Beat by Alicia Stice on Sept. 24, 2010 at 1:33 p.m.

A car hit a bicyclist at the intersection of College and University Avenues at around 1 p.m. Friday. At about 1:30 p.m. Friday, MU Police Department officers were taking measurements and examining the car and the bike involved in the accident. Traffic moving in both directions on ...

Police Beat: Student arrested after fight

Posted to Police Beat by Kelsey Maffett on Sept. 21, 2010 at 7:23 a.m.

Student Cameron Craney was arrested on multiple charges Thursday morning at Wolpers residence hall. Capt. Brian Weimer said officers responded to a report of a very intoxicated student fighting with his roommate around 3:45 a.m. Thursday. When the police arrived, Craney fought with MUPD officers. He head-butted officers ...

Naked man steals drugs

By Kelsey Maffett | Sept. 21, 2010

The suspect allegedly broke into a car.

Police Beat: Rollover accident at Stadium Blvd. and Highway 63

Posted to Police Beat by Alicia Stice on Sept. 17, 2010 at 9:56 p.m.

According to the police scanner, an SUV flipped onto a sedan during an accident at Stadium Boulevard and Highway 63 shortly after 9:20 p.m. Friday. MU Police Department officers responded to the scene and reported injuries and extractions from the vehicles. The Boone County Office of Emergency Management ...

On Campus: UPDATE: Package outside Veterans Hospital cleared by bomb squad

Posted to On Campus by Zach Toombs on Sept. 17, 2010 at 9:01 p.m.

A package outside the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital which was investigated by a bomb squad has been cleared, MUPD Capt. Brian Weimer said at 9:40 p.m. Friday. "There was nothing in there," he said. A bomb squad was dispatched to the Veterans Hospital on Hospital Drive ...

MU stands by blue-light emergency phone system

In Print: MU stands by blue-light emergency phone system

By Jimmy Hibsch | Sept. 14, 2010

The 214 emergency phones are stationed throughout campus.

Washington arrested, denies domestic assault

In Print: Washington arrested, denies domestic assault

By Alicia Stice | Sept. 14, 2010

The former Missouri football captain posted $1,000 bond Sunday.

In Print: MUPD offers safe-walk service

By Celia Ampel | Sept. 10, 2010

Students can request the services 24/7.

Bookstore selling few street signs

In Print: Bookstore selling few street signs

By Ana Stock | Sept. 3, 2010

The signs each cost $50 to replace.

In Print: TigerWatch falls short of 25-member goal

By Sally French | Aug. 31, 2010

The organization aims to reduce crime on campus.

Police Beat: Washington charged with felony sexual assault

Posted to Police Beat by Alicia Stice on Aug. 30, 2010 at 12:02 p.m.

Missouri senior tailback Derrick Washington was charged with deviate sexual assault Monday, Assistant Boone County Prosecutor Andrea Hayes said. "I just now filed charges on him for felony deviate sexual assault," she said. "There will be a warrant issued for his arrest." These charges come in light of an alleged ...

Police Beat: Possible shots fired at campus shuttle

Posted to Police Beat by Wes Duplantier on Aug. 26, 2010 at 3:09 p.m.

A shuttle bus driver reported to the MU Police Department that his bus may have been shot at while traveling north on Providence Road near Kentucky Boulevard Thursday morning. The bus driver said he was driving north on Providence around 9:45 a.m. when he heard what sounded like ...

MUPD, CPD increase presence as students return to Columbia

In Print: MUPD, CPD increase presence as students return to Columbia

By Alicia Stice | Aug. 24, 2010

Law enforcement agencies are watching for theft and alcohol violations.

Police Beat: MUPD plans sobriety checkpoint for weekend

Posted to Police Beat by Alicia Stice on Aug. 18, 2010 at 4:33 p.m.

Local law enforcement agencies will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on or near campus over the coming weekend, an MU Police Department news release stated Wednesday. The checkpoint will be a collaborative effort between MUPD, the Columbia Police Department and the Boone County Sheriff's Department. The checkpoint will take ...

Police Beat: Arrest made in campus assault case

Posted to Police Beat by Wes Duplantier on Aug. 2, 2010 at 10:20 a.m.

A Hallsville man was arrested early Sunday morning in connection with an assault on the MU campus Saturday. Jeremy Lee Greber, 24, was arrested on suspicion of felonious restraint and third-degree assault. MU Police Department Cpt. Brian Weimer said Greber turned himself into the Columbia Police Department late Saturday night ...

State conference to discuss college safety measures

By Eric Knapp | July 20, 2010

Two officials will represent MU at the conference.