After 2 Violent Crimes Near U Of M, Students Weigh In On Alert SystemMinneapolis police are investigating two violent crimes that have happened near the University of Minnesota since Tuesday, but students were only alerted about one of them.
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U Of M Drops Racial Descriptions From Crime AlertsThe University of Minnesota will drop racial descriptions from campus crime alerts, unless the description of a suspect is detailed enough to identify the person.
‘U’ Students Want Crime Alerts To Avoid Using Racial Descriptions School officials at the University of Minnesota are working with black student and facility organizations after they wrote a letter to the school’s president about the racial descriptions given in Crime Alerts.
After 28 Robberies Near 'U' Campus, MPD Taking ActionA rash of robberies and assaults on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus has students calling for more police on the beat. As a result, Minneapolis Police are ramping up its efforts to keep students on and near campus safe.
U Of M Students Petition For Safety Students at the University of Minnesota are taking a stand on safety. An online petition has received thousands of signatures demanding an increased police presence on and near campus.