All posts tagged "crime"

  • U of L Crime
    Crime and security: semester in review

    By Kyeland Jackson —   Crimes on and around campus were highly publicized this year, casting a poor light on U of L’s ranking as the 20th safest university on Collegechoice.net. Drinking further battered campus security’s high...

    • Posted November 29, 2016
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  • ULPD Crime
    U of L’s twilight zone – crime endangers off-campus students

    By Kyeland Jackson– “My first instinct was, ‘I just need to get out of here.'” One night in Old Louisville, blocks from campus, Jessica almost became a victim. A U of L alumni, Jessica had never been the...

    • Posted October 22, 2016
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  • uofl campus crime
    Attempted robbery reported near campus

    By Kyeland Jackson — A non-student was the victim of an attempted robbery Tuesday night. U of L police were told of the incident by around midnight. Four hours earlier, the victim claims to be approached by a...

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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  • U of L Crime
    U of L students dodge carjacking attempt

    By Kyeland Jackson — Two university students narrowly avoided becoming carjacking victims Thursday night. Suspects allegedly attempted to carjack the students at around 11:30 p.m. outside The Clubhouse Apartments.  The students were seated in their car when...

    • Posted October 14, 2016
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  • uofl campus crime
    SGA meets with administration over safety concerns

    By Olivia Krauth– In light of a week of crime near campus, SGA Services Vice President Lauren Greenwell met with U of L administrators to discuss safety initiatives on Sept. 21. Greenwell said her meeting with CFO Harlan Sands,...

    • Posted September 23, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    U of L’s problem is bigger than just crime

    By Nick Amon — As many of us are already aware of at this point, crime has become a prevalent issue here at U of L. This shouldn’t come as a shock to students, as reports of...

    • Posted September 22, 2016
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  • U of L Crime
    Second suspect charged in sexual assaults

    By Kyeland Jackson — Louisville Metro Police arrested another suspect in the violent crimes that plagued near campus last week. Eighteen-year-old Dezmeontai Lamont Tinsley was charged with first degree sodomy, first degree robbery and kidnapping an adult. He was arrested...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • U of L Crime
    Suspect charged in Old Louisville assault

    By Kyeland Jackson — A suspect in the violent sexual assaults near campus was arrested Friday. First reported by The Courier-Journal, the 16-year-old suspect is charged with two counts of first degree sodomy, two counts of first degree robbery, two counts...

    • Posted September 19, 2016
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  • Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer
    Louisville Mayor leads discussion on crime

    By Phillip Lentsch– Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer opened discussion on community issues surrounding the downtown area as part of the Yearlings Club’s fall discussion series. The Sept. 18 discussion was led by U of L professor Nat...

    • Posted September 18, 2016
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  • uofl campus crime
    Students on edge after Old Louisville crime spree

    By Kyeland Jackson & Olivia Krauth — U of L students are on-edge after multiple armed robberies and sexual assaults were reported in Old Louisville last week. A Twitter poll of The Cardinal’s followers found that 60 percent...

    • Posted September 16, 2016
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