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Crime blotter: Thefts and a physical altercation

Crime blotter: Thefts and a physical altercation

Grant Hermanns, Opinions Editor

October 7, 2018

Filed under Campus, Crime, News

Not so petty - The University Police Department received multiple reports of petty thefts last week. The first occurred on Sept. 30 when a dorm resident called the UPD from the University Library t...

Former LBSU employee visited President’s Suite, UPD and Office of Student Affairs on day he allegedly committed double homicide

Former LBSU employee visited President’s Suite, UPD and Office of Student Affairs on day he allegedly committed double homicide

October 5, 2018

This story was updated 5:40 p.m. Oct. 5. See timeline below of Jamie Williams' movements on campus Sept. 28 Hours before former Associated Students Inc. employee Jamie Williams was arrested in ...

CleanTech Incubator CEO Matt Petersen encourages sustainability at LBSU

CleanTech Incubator CEO Matt Petersen encourages sustainability at LBSU

Jorge Paniagua, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

Filed under Campus, News

October is a month filled with fun frights, pumpkin spice and potentially – sustainability. Long Beach State’s Office of Sustainability is providing students with free, environmentally-aware programs ...

Long Beach Marathon will take place this Sunday

Long Beach Marathon will take place this Sunday

October 3, 2018

The 34th annual JetBlue Long Beach Marathon will welcome over 17,000 runners from around the country Friday through Saturday, but the official race day is Sunday. For full marathon runners, the starting time...

Local activists call for the firing of Long Beach’s city manager and police chief

Local activists call for the firing of Long Beach’s city manager and police chief

October 3, 2018

Just one week after a group of about 20 marched from city hall to the Long Beach Police Department to demand the firing of Police Chief Robert Luna, another group of nearly the same size with similar demands held a press conference in front of city hall Tuesday....

Long Beach State builds new CCPE building that uses renewable energy

Long Beach State builds new CCPE building that uses renewable energy

James H. Williams, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2018

Filed under Campus, News

Long Beach State is home to the first net-zero energy structure in the Cal State University system following the completion of the College of Continuing and Professional Education building, according t...

Former LBSU employee charged with two counts of murder, VP of Student Affairs is placed on paid leave

Former LBSU employee charged with two counts of murder, VP of Student Affairs is placed on paid leave

October 2, 2018

Former Associated Students Inc. employee Jamie Williams was formally charged with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder Tuesday. On the same day, Vice President of Student Affairs Carmen Taylor, who made $210,478 in 2017 according to Transparent Californ...

Former ASI employee arrested Friday in connection to double homicide

Staff Report

October 1, 2018

Filed under Campus, Crime, Long Beach, News, Today

Long Beach State University Police responded to reports of a disgruntled former employee of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center Friday. They were unable to locate him. Jamie Williams was arrested hours later in connection to a shooting that left his father and step sister dead, and his stepmother injured. Williams, 43, is currently being held on a $2 million bail. University spokeswoman Terri Carbaugh confirmed that he was...