March 26, 2008
Missouri Western criminal justice student, Bryant King faces a March 27 preliminary hearing for a 2nd degree murder charge following a March 14 gang-related shooting that happened in Kansas City, Mo. He has also been charged with discharging a firearm from a motor vehicle and two counts of armed criminal action, all felonies. An arrest […]
February 27, 2008
With both the Virginia Tech and Northern Illinois tragedies happening within less than a year of each other, students and faculty nationwide are wondering if their school might be next. Missouri Western and the campus police department are doing everything possible to ensure that something like that doesnâ€™t happen here. Jonathan Kelley, chief of campus […]
October 9, 2007
A Missouri Western Student will be arraigned on five felony counts on Oct. 11, stemming from a video posted on YouTube. On Sept. 18 Andrew County Prosecuting Attorney Steve Stevenson filed charges against Kenneth Darrell Black Jr., a 20-year-old business major, along with accomÂplice Benjamin D. Stevens. The two men allegedly constructed a rap video […]
October 2, 2007
The Public Safety Task Force will bring a recommendation to the next Board of Governors meeting asking that the Public Safety officers should be armed. Missouri Western is the only public university in the state that employs commissioned officers that do not carry guns.