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Police Beat: drugs, drinks, assault and e-cigs

Police Beat: drugs, drinks, assault and e-cigs

November 14, 2018

Second-degree assault, attempting to elude police vehicle 1300 block of Second Street Nov. 9 Officers came across an assault victim. Witnesses on the scen...

Former EWU deputy chief passes

Former EWU deputy chief passes

September 27, 2018

Gary Duane Gasseling, former deputy chief at the EWU Police Department, died on Sept. 23 at age 63. Gasseling finished his career at EWU after 40 years in law enfor...

Police Beat

Police Beat

April 25, 2018

Suspicious Circumstance/Voyeurism, April 17 EWU PD has caught a man, who for the past year, has been spying on men and following them into the men...

April 22, 2018

DWLS, April 9 An EWU PD officer was driving North on Washington St. when they noticed a car quickly pullover and the driver ran into the trunk. Poli...

Police Beat

Police Beat

April 5, 2018

Assault 4th Degree/Obstruction March 12 On March 12, there was a heated altercation between two people playing basketball at the URC. After one male...

Police Beat

Police Beat

March 14, 2018

Warrants March 6, 2018 Employees at Sutton Hall felt threatened when a female student and her boyfriend were making a scene because they wanted more fi...

Police Beat

Police Beat

January 17, 2018

Stalking Jan. 10   Last Wednesday afternoon, a female student called campus police after she felt she was being stalked. She reported that...

EagleCard security raises concerns for residence

EagleCard security raises concerns for residence

November 29, 2017

EWU residence halls require key cards for entrance and EWU Police patrol regularly. Recently though, a security concern has been raised. Students who n...

Police Beat

November 12, 2017

Drug Possession November 3 On Friday night while cadets were doing a walk-through of Streeter Hall, they noticed the odor of marijuana on the thi...

EWU Police hosts self-defense class

EWU Police hosts self-defense class

October 30, 2017

EWU Police Department hosted the first self-defense class of the quarter on with support from the Cadet Program last Wednesday. The self-defense class was taught by Officer...

EWU Police eliminate gun storage at Red Barn

EWU Police eliminate gun storage at Red Barn

January 15, 2015

The Eastern Washington University police station, commonly known as the Red Barn, will not offer students the service of checking in their guns for storage...

Shooter contemplated EWU, other universities as targets

By Jasmine Kemp, News Editor

June 20, 2014

Filed under News, Showcase

Amidst gunfire around the country, campus police at EWU are on high alert. On June 5, one person was shot dead and two others were sent to the hospital after a man started shooting on Seattle Pacific University’s campus. The shooter was eventually pepper sprayed and restrained by students and faculty. According to the initial review from Seattle police, the Seattle...

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