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University fails to inform community of summer on-campus crime

DePaul University Lincoln Park campus.
September 27, 2020

A CWB Chicago story surfaced early in September stating that a “DePaul freshman” was charged with felony armed robbery in connection to a crime that took place over the summer on DePaul’s Lincoln...

Analysis: 2019 DePaul Public Safety report

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October 21, 2019

Though crime has increased significantly in both Lincoln Park and the Loop, the university’s annual Safety and Security Information Report and Fire Safety Report presents crime on campus as remaining...

Public Safety: DePaul student victim of armed robbery on Lincoln Park campus

Public Safety: DePaul student victim of armed robbery on Lincoln Park campus
October 11, 2019

A DePaul student reported that they were the victim of an armed robbery about 7:30 p.m. Friday on the Lincoln Park campus, according to a public safety alert. The student reported that they were approached...

Bomb threat called into 22nd floor of 55 E. Jackson on DePaul’s Loop Campus

CPD car parked outside 55 E. Jackson as police investigated a bomb threat called into the 22nd floor, where the president's office is located.
September 12, 2019

All offices in 55 E. Jackson on DePaul's Loop Campus were evacuated just before 3:30 Thursday afternoon after an unconfirmed bomb threat was called into the 22nd floor, where DePaul's executive offices...

Safety report shows campus crime statistics stagnating

Safety report shows campus crime statistics stagnating
October 15, 2018

The 2018 Safety and Security Information Report and Fire Safety Report was released late last month, showing that DePaul’s crime has remained nearly unchanged throughout the last few years. The...

Incident of aggravated battery reported in Lincoln Park campus

Incident of aggravated battery reported in Lincoln Park campus
October 3, 2017

Students woke up this morning to emails from Public Safety alerting them of an incident of aggravated battery at approximately 8 a.m. in the Lincoln Park Campus. The altercation took place between...

Update: Man charged with misdemeanor after alleged knife attack on DePaul’s campus

Update: Man charged with misdemeanor after alleged knife attack on DePaul's campus
May 31, 2017

A 36-year-old male identified as Patrick Fallon has been charged with misdemeanor reckless conduct/ bodily harm after allegedly slashing a man with a knife near DePaul's Student Center on Tuesday. It...

Man stabbed on DePaul’s campus during protests Tuesday night

Public Safety officers gather outside of the main entrance of the Student Center during a protest May 30.  One person was allegedly stabbed and another allegedly shocked with a stun gun. Danielle Church | The DePaulia
May 30, 2017

DePaul Public Safety confirmed multiple eyewitnesses accounts that a person was stabbed on DePaul University’s campus Tuesday evening. It is unclear whether the altercation was related to the rally held...

Shooting reported near Loop campus

Shooting reported near Loop campus
July 5, 2016

An aggravated battery was reported to DePaul’s Public Safety Tuesday morning near the Loop campus. According to an email sent to the DePaul community, a shooting occurred on Jackson between Wabash...

DePaul relies on unsworn Public Safety for protection

DePaul relies on unsworn Public Safety for protection
January 31, 2016

While many universities across the nation use sworn and armed police for campus security, DePaul continues to rely on unsworn and mostly unarmed officers to protect the community. The issue of armed...

8 campus sexual offenses recorded since August

8 campus sexual offenses recorded since August
January 25, 2016

When DePaul freshman Madison Keys saw a notification a week and a half ago from Public Safety that a sexual assault was reported on DePaul’s Lincoln Park campus, she started to question her own safety. “It...

DePaul crime watch: January Lincoln Park and campus crime

DePaul crime watch: January Lincoln Park and campus crime
January 25, 2016

Crime at DePaul last week, Jan. 11-17: [list type="styled simple"] [li]One report of criminal sexual assault on the Lincoln Park campus[/li] [li]One report of burglary on the Lincoln Park campus[/li] [li]Five...

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