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Police Beats 3/21/2012

March 20, 2012

Mar. 1 7:43 a.m. A vehicle accident occurred resulting in no injuries on Kenton Dr. 7:51 a.m. A two-vehicle collision occurred on U.S. 27, also resulting in no injuries. 11:13 a.m. On campus an unidentified person used an object to damage a vehicle. The case remains undisclosed. 12:02 p.m....

Police beats

February 28, 2012

Feb. 21 2:02 a.m. There a dispute between roommates in the Oak Wing of Woodcrest Apartment. An officer was requested to be present while the roommate gathered her belongings. 11:59 a.m. There was a two vehicle accident in the Callahan parking lot. No injuries were reported. 2:44 p.m. There was...

Police Beats 2/22/2012

February 22, 2012

Feb. 14 12:05 p.m. There was a report received that a car was smoking in Kenton Garage. Upon arrival there was no evidence of any issue. The fire department arrived and cleared the scene. Feb. 15 1:50 a.m. A female was witnessed driving erratically -- at a high speed and swerving near Lot F. She...

Police Beats, 2/15/2012

February 14, 2012

Feb. 7 4:42 p.m. A citation was issued for a person in Lot O who reportedly had a reproduced NKU parking permit. Feb. 8 4:04 p.m. An injured male was transported to the hospital via ambulance from the Albright Health Center. 11:56 p.m. An unidentified brown powder was found and sent to lab ...

Police Beats Feb. 8, 2012

February 8, 2012

Jan. 31 6:25 p.m. An unknown person took a cell phone and cash from the basketball court at the Albright Health Center. The items were unattended. 7:49 p.m. Two male subjects were cited for an alcohol violation in Norse Hall. Feb. 1 1:46 a.m. A male was placed under arrest on Hidden Valley Drive...

Police Beats Feb 1, 2012

January 31, 2012

Jan. 23 2:03 p.m. A male subject filed a report when he felt he was being followed by his ex-girlfriend in Norse Commons. Jan. 25 12:04 p.m. A two-vehicle accident occurred on Grant Street on Northern Kentucky University’s main campus. 1:39 p.m. In Lot P tires were cut by unknown perso...

Police beats Jan-25

January 25, 2012

Jan. 17 10:09 p.m. An NKU employee found a pay card on the ground in the Kenton Garage and could not find its owner. 10:53 p.m. Two men reported that their cell phones were stolen from their lockers in the Albright Health Center locker room. Jan. 18 1:10 p.m. In Lot K an unknown vehicle...

NKU Police Beats 1/6 – 1/15/12

January 17, 2012

Jan. 6 11:29 p.m. A hot water heater overheated on a service elevator in the Student Union, causing the elevator to smoke. The fire department arrived and cleared the area. Jan. 7 12:45 a.m. A male was arrested for driving recklessly while under the influence of alcohol near Hampton Farms Apa...

Police Beats 1/11/2012

January 10, 2012

Dec. 12 9:14 a.m. An individual was reportedly brushed by a moving vehicle while crossing the crosswalk on Carroll Drive. The individual was startled, but not injured by the incident. 2:57 p.m. An unknown individual reportedly stole an unattended wallet from a counter in the Student Union. Dec....

Virginia Tech police chief defends school’s action

Virginia Tech police chief defends school’s action

Kimberly Hefling, Associated Press

December 8, 2011

WASHINGTON (AP) — After two Virginia Tech students were shot in their dormitory on April 16, 2007, there were no immediate signs of an additional safety threat on campus, the school's police chief said Thursday. But more shootings did follow that morning, leaving a total of 33 people dead. The...

Shootings occur at Virginia Tech after hearing

Shootings occur at Virginia Tech after hearing

Kimberly Hefling, Associated Press

December 8, 2011

WASHINGTON (AP) — Virginia Tech issued a series of warnings to students about a shooting on campus Thursday soon after the conclusion of an administrative hearing examining the university's actions in 2007 when 32 students and faculty were massacred. Following the 2007 shootings, Virginia Tech expanded...

Child’s death not counted in state’s abuse records

December 7, 2011

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The death of a 9-year-old Todd County girl, who was fatally bludgeoned by her adoptive brother after a history of alleged abuse in the home, wasn’t counted in the state’s annual report on child abuse deaths. The report last Thursday said that 18 other children died from...

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