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Sterling supporters take to social media to express anger

Yasmin Cortez, Multimedia Managing Editor

July 7, 2016

Filed under Crime, Features, News, Showcase

A graphic video which showed the shooting of Alton Sterling went viral on social media early Tuesday morning, sparking another outcry against police brutality. Shortly after midnight officers responded to an anonymous disturbance call in Baton Rouge, LA. The caller said that a black man in a red shirt who was selling CDs had threatened the caller with a gun outside Triple S Food Mart, said the Baton Rouge Police Department. ... Read more »

Senate Rejects Gun Control Measures

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

June 22, 2016

Filed under Crime, News

The U.S. Senate voted against four gun control measures Monday, prompting many to criticize the National Rifle Association’s influence in Congress. Two of the measures voted on were separate Democrat and Republican proposals regarding background checks for those who are trying to purchase firearms. The Democratic proposal would have created a universal background check system, including background checks for those ... Read more »

Tragedy in Orlando

Yasmin Cortez, Mutlimedia Managing Editor

June 15, 2016

Filed under Crime, News

Orlando is in mourning after a gunman stormed into Pulse, a gay nightclub where more than 300 people were in attendance, and opened fire. The shooting on Sunday ended after a three-hour standoff which resulted in 49 people dead and 53 injured. This the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. History, according to a statement made by President Barack Obama on Sunday. The shooter, 29-year-old Omar Mir Seddique Mateen, arrive... Read more »

2 Dead in Murder-Suicide at UCLA

2 Dead in Murder-Suicide at UCLA

June 1, 2016

As UCLA students made their way to class Wednesday morning, their stress about upcoming final exams and papers was interrupted by a campus-wide lockdown after an apparent murder-suicide in the heart of... Read more »

General Order 55 made permanent

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

May 19, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, Long Beach, News

Cal State University Long Beach President Jane Close Conoley announced Friday that campus police officers may arrest undocumented persons within their jurisdiction only if there is probable cause that he or she has violated a local ordinance or state or federal law unrelated to immigration. General Order 55, which was originally made an interim policy on April 27, came as a result of the campus police department’s in... Read more »

Crime blotter: Hit and run, welfare check, duck hurt

Matt Simon, Staff Writer

May 3, 2016

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

Duck down University Police received a call about a duck near the Parkside Commons that broke its leg on Sunday at 3 p.m. When animal control arrived to assist, the duck was able to fly and was not taken in.   Where’s my money? A 19-year-old male student reported that his wallet was removed from a secured locker in the Student Recreational Center last Friday. When the student found his wallet he discovered tha... Read more »

CSULB police chief issues first ICE directive

CSULB police chief issues first ICE directive

April 29, 2016

Immigration and Customs Enforcement aren’t likely to come back to Cal State Long Beach after a new directive issued Wednesday by CSULB Chief of Police Fernando Solorzano. The University Police Department will not co... Read more »

Crime Blotter: Misdemeanor arrests and mental evaluation

Crime Blotter: Misdemeanor arrests and mental evaluation

April 27, 2016

Trio cited after traffic stop After stopping a vehicle for traveling at an unsafe speed last Thursday, a University Police sergeant suspected the vehicle may have been related to a different report of ... Read more »

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