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Rape reported on campus

Rape reported on campus

Noah Alatza, News Editor

October 16, 2018

A rape was reported on campus Oct. 8. According to the USI Public Safety Incident Log, the incident occurred sometime between Oct. 6 and Oct. 7. The case was forwarded to a local law enforcement agency, and no further details have been released. The university is required to disclose all sexual a...

Fourth sex offense reported

Gabi Wy, News Editor

March 17, 2016

A forcible rape was reported in the university crime log March 2. This is the fourth rape reported in four months. The incident occurred more than five months prior than when the report was filed. The log states the rape took place between 11-11:59 p.m., Oct. 24, 2015,  at a “non-campus” loca...

Third sex offense reported

Bobby Shipman, Editor-in-Chief

March 2, 2016

A sex offense was reported on campus for the third time in four months. The incident, which was reported on the university crime log, occurred in campus housing at 5:14 p.m. Feb. 5. The offense was documented as a forcible rape. Central Dispatch said law enforcement was called at 5:32 p.m. and arrived o...

You are not alone

Ellen Cooper, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016

To all of the women and men who have experienced sexual abuse in some way, this is for you. Recently, the Dean of Students Office  released statistics regarding sexual assault on campus. According to the data, sexual assaults on campus are on the rise. This, however, might not be due to an increase...

Two sex crimes reported on campus

Gabi Wy, News Editor

December 8, 2015

Two separate sex offenses were reported on the university crime log on Nov. 18 and Dec. 2.

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