Tagged - Public Safety
Students reimagine Public Safety on campus, address lack of administrative accountability
Many students largely agreed that the funds currently supporting DPS should be reallocated to other departments in need of more resources, such as the Paul J. Burgett Intercultural Center and University Counseling Center.
Genesee Hall residents targeted by jealous classmates, pelted with veggies
Victims were pelted with various rotten fruits and vegetables from a passing vehicle, and also reported hearing someone shout, ‘Sue B. in the house!’"
Feldman’s decision: No new armed DPS shifts, but freedom for armed supervisors
The decision took six months, a sit-in demonstration, a public forum, and a new 27-person committee.
Gun proposal recommendations to be released by week’s end, Feldman’s decision to come
The Review Board voted on their recommendation for the proposal on Tuesday. Feldman said he received their recommendation the following day.
Surprise K-9 visit gets UR riled up, but no evidence of forced entry or rumored pot bust
Director of Public Safety Mark Fischer believed concurrent visits by RPD and the fire marshal could have fueled the rumors.
Do more guns equal more campus security? Not all agree.
A mini-documentary on the ongoing heated debate over guns at the University of Rochester.
Eastman students voice concern over latest security updates and DPS proposal
On the policy’s first day in action, Rhodes says he was stopped by a Public Safety officer for not presenting his ID.
Scholar-journalist Blanchfield rejects US culture of ‘Gunpower’
Journalist and academic Patrick Blanchfield encouraged listeners to abandon partisan responses and called attention to U.S. gun violence and the…
From a variety of backgrounds, ad hoc committee members mostly avoid stance on gun proposal
In response to UR administration’s announcement of the members of the ad hoc committee, tasked with addressing Public Safety’s proposal…