Whitman Wire

Caution Urged in Light of Recent Bike Thefts

Dylan Tull

October 31, 2013

There have been five bike thefts reported on the Whitman campus in the past week, a large enough number to warrant a timely warning from Dean of Students Chuck Cleveland and the Whitman Security Office. According to Walla Walla Police Public Information Officer Tim Bennett, stolen bikes often go unrecovered....

Negative contacts skew police, student views

Illustration by Eduardo Vazquez

Hannah Bartman

May 2, 2013

Whitman students and Walla Walla police officers aren't often at odds with each other, but when the police do get called in, students are not usually in their best form. While the majority of students see the police as helpful and well-meaning, weekend interactions with law enforcement may provi...

Sparkler Bomb Identified Behind Bratton, Area All Clear

Shelly Le

February 27, 2013

Monday evening, Feb. 25, a sparkler bomb was found on campus in the alleyway between Bratton Tennis Center and the Department of Social and Health Services. The device was later taken into custody by the Washington State Bomb Patrol and the area was cleared later the same night. The Walla Walla Police...

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