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Freshman arrested in connection with selling drugs

MUPD arrested the student on suspicion of selling drugs in Hatch Residence Hall.

MU sophomore arrested in connection with November burglary

Romell Rainey was arrested Tuesday in connection with felony charges.

Shots fired at Ninth and Elm, suspect heads toward campus

A 1:02 a.m. MU Alert post: “Witnesses were able to provide a license plate number to police. No description of the individual is available at this time.”

Freshman arrested in connection with first degree rape

Austin Joseph Campbell is being held in Boone County jail in connection with the crimes.

Some still claim the the Gateway Hall vandalism is a hoax

A police report from October describes the swastika.

Black studies department copes with hateful messages

In addition to derogatory emails and phone calls, a package of diapers was sent to the black studies department.

CPD forcibly removes student from home in viral video

"This is so illegal," a bystander said. "He didn’t do anything."

UPDATED: Park pleads guilty for Yik Yak threats

Suspect arrested for Yik Yak threats Hunter M. Park is a 19-year-old student at Missouri Science and Technology.

MUPD increases security following Yik Yak threats

“Some of you are alright,” the first yak said. “Don’t go to campus tomorrow.”

MACC closed following a student threatening to “blow up the school”

The Columbia Police Department said the student allegedly responsible has been “cooperative with the investigation.”

Swastika drawn in residence hall with feces

This is the second incident of anti-Semitic vandalism that has occurred in the past year.

Hate crimes underreported to MUPD

MUPD Major Scott Richardson said that despite the recent incidents coming into the public’s attention, the rate of hate crime occurring at MU have “remained steady.”

Underage drinking prevalent on college campuses

When charged with an MIP, the student will be referred to the Office of Student Conduct.

MU alerts raise concerns about state gun laws

Under Missouri law, rifles and handguns can be purchased from any of Columbia’s 10 firearm retailers without requiring a permit of the purchaser.

Gov. Nixon’s son charged with DUI

Nixon was charged with a DWI the first time in May 2015.

Female assaulted while running on the Hinkson Creek Trail

A man grabbed the female’s butt while she was running and shortly after began masturbating.

While crime rates haven’t increased in recent years, students deserve to feel safe.

Although MUPD’s statement on the recent burst of Clery reports is accurate, not all is said and done.

Three injured in shooting in Forest Avenue area

At 8:55 p.m., police pulled over a white car with three men who matched the suspects’ descriptions.

MU student assaulted near campus

The Phi Kappa Theta fraternity member was treated and released from MU Hospital’s emergency room.

Victim robbed, shot near Rangeline Street

While visiting family at Colonial Village Trailer Court, a 31-year-old man was robbed and shot in the stomach.