Spurred by the increase in campus shooting incidents in recent years, the Department of Public Safety has transitioned to a new protocol where officers immediately respond to active shooting situations on campus. In the past, DPS officers would set up a perimeter around the shooting area until a SWAT team from LAPD arrived. Now, DPS […]
USC announced new safety measures to improve security on the University Park Campus and the surrounding neighborhood on Thursday. The measures include adding additional neighborhood security ambassadors, upgrading security technology, instituting new safety education measures and expanding the service area of Campus Cruiser. The announcement comes three weeks after Xinran Ji, a 24-year-old male graduate […]
The number of alcohol related transports has decreased from last semester by 46 incidents.
On Monday night, the Department of Public Safety at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs posted a list of 10 tips to help female students defend themselves against rapists. These “tips” have created a large debate as it includes controversial advice to female students such as informing their attacker “that you have a disease […]
Several alcohol-related incidents led the university to end the Greek tradition.
The Dept. of Public Safety took many steps to increase security checkpoints on campus.
Additional security to the University Park area changes the at-home feel on campus.
An alleged shooting Monday night prompted USC to send out two Trojans Alerts.
The Dept. of Public Safety said issues include enforcing USC’s no drinking games policy, illegal food vendors and ticket scalping.
One of the most admirable actions taken by USC for the local community has been keeping its campus open to local residents so it can serve as a community as well as a student space. USC’s open-campus policy is one that celebrates the coexistence of the university and its neighbors, in spite of enormous differences […]