Archive for Crime

Western hosts court of appeals

October 8, 2010 Comments

Jesse Bilderback

Missouri Western is pleased to announce that the Western District of the Missouri Court of Appeals will convene court on campus for the thirteenth year in a row. The Missouri Court of Appeals function is to hear appeals from previously held trials in the given district area. The appealing party usually feels that there were […]

Clery Report shows decrease in crimes

November 20, 2009 Comments

Jesse West

Crime on campus, whether it be theft or homicide, is a reality that colleges and universities have to be aware of and prepared for. Looking at the recently issued Clery Report, it appears that Missouri Western has a handle on crime. The Clery Report is a yearly report disclosing crime statistics and information about college […]

Resident faces felony charges in marijuana bust

February 5, 2009 Comments

Gerri Tracy

St. Joseph Police officer Herrera was working an off-duty job at East Hills Mall on Jan. 29, 2009 when he arrested Western student Steven C. Jones for stealing from a shop in the mall. Upon searching Jones at the time of arrest, the officer discovered two baggies containing green plant material known to be marijuana, […]

Sexual assault reported

April 23, 2008 Comments

Daniel Donan

A sexual assault occurred in the Living Learning Center on Wednesday April 2, according to an April 9 and April 10 Campus Safety reports. Campus policeman, Cpl. Trevor Brown, took an incident report of the crime on Wednesday April 9. The incident is now undergoing investigation by the University Police Department. The UPD gave a […]

Griffon alert system plans announced

April 9, 2008 Comments

Emily Gummelt

In order to better notify the campus community in the event of a crisis, Western recently implemented a new emergency notification system called Griffon Alert, which is comprised of a text mes­saging feature. Chief of Police Jon Kelley said The Governors task force on campus safety suggested the creation of a fail safe system to […]

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