All posts tagged "police"

  • New ULPD chief launches safety initiative

    By: Sam Combest @SAMIBOBAMI U of L Police Department Chief Gary Lewis crunched the numbers and is increasing officer patrol frequent crime time windows while keeping transparency. According ULPD’s predictive model, crime increases during the first week...

    • Posted September 1, 2018
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  • Brief: U of L names Cleveland State’s Gary Lewis police chief

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L has named former Cleveland State University Police Chief Gary Lewis to command its police department, the university announced July 11. Lewis has more than 25 years of experience in policing,...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Brief: LMPD investigating armed robbery at Stop N Go store

    By Joseph Lyell — Louisville metro police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at Stop N Go Smokes & Liquor, near the intersection of University Boulevard and Crittenden Drive. The convenience store is across the street from...

    • Posted February 24, 2018
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  • Police investigate second shooting at the Arch Apartments in four months

    By Joseph Lyell — LMPD Spokesperson Dwight Mitchell said a man who was shot the evening of Dec. 18 at the Arch Apartments is expected to survive his injuries. U of L Spokesperson John Karman said the victim...

    • Posted December 19, 2017
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  • Savannah Jeanne Walker
    Friends, professors remember student slain in Faulkner gallery shooting

    By Kyeland Jackson — A U of L student died Saturday; the only fatality after an unknown suspect shot and injured five that night. LMPD say the suspect shot into a crowded Tim Faulkner Gallery crowd which gathered...

    • Posted March 19, 2017
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  • Van flips and totals near campus

    By Kyeland Jackson — A driver was hospitalized after flipping her van Jan. 24 near campus. A witness said the driver turned sharply from Cardinal Boulevard onto Second Street, flipping her vehicle. Senior Sarah Kent was walking...

    • Posted January 24, 2017
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  • 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 Drinking further battered campus security’s high...

    • Posted November 29, 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
    One non-student shot near Bettie Johnson Hall

    By Kyeland Jackson– A shooting near Bettie Johnson Hall left one victim in surgery Tuesday night. The victim, a 62 year-old black male, was not a student, and sustained non life-threatening injuries. A Rave alert reported the incident at...

    • Posted August 10, 2016
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  • Warm weather welcomes crime to campus

    By Kyeland Jackson — While spring break may have been relaxing for some, criminal activity bustled on and around campus. University of Louisville Police reported 11 criminal acts over break. Among those were two robberies occurring within...

    • Posted March 20, 2016
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