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Security reveals potential high-risk locations on campus

Security reveals potential high-risk locations on campus

Sam Chapman

November 3, 2011

The landscape of campus changes when you're a Whitman security officer. A peaceful place to sit and read or an easy path to take to get to class could become a more dangerous area after dark. These spots: whether poorly lit at night or difficult to see from trafficked areas: see criminal activity more...

Cafe ’66 robbed during break

Lea Negrin

December 3, 2009

Two hundred and twenty-five dollars were stolen from the cash register of Café '66 in Reid on Sunday, Nov. 29, the last day of Thanksgiving break, while the building was mostly empty. Police have identified a man who they plan to contact in connection with the theft, but could not otherwise comment...

Students pursue thief from library, 2 laptops returned

Students pursue thief from library, 2 laptops returned

Lea Negrin

November 19, 2009

Two Whitman students' laptops have been returned following a week in which four laptops were stolen from the quiet room of Penrose Library. Police confronted a 21-year old male in the parking lot behind Harper Joy Theatre about 10:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, after students chased him from the library. Po...

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