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Public Safety Annual Safety Report

Public Safety Annual Safety Report

By Adam Przeslak, sports editor. The Delta College Department of Public Safety releases an annual safety report regarding the campuses of the college and any crimes or infractions that took place during the past three years. A 2017 edition of the annual safety report was released in December of 2017 that covers statistics for 2016, 2015 and 2014. This edition of […]

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Campus rape report unfounded

Campus rape report unfounded

By Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. UNIVERSITY CENTER– Almost a month after an incident of sexual assault was reported on Delta College’s main campus, the Department of Public Safety has determined that the incident did not occur on campus. On the evening of Feb. 22, the alleged victim reported that an unknown male grabbed her from behind as she was getting into […]

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‘I BELIEVE HER’ Post-it notes cover Delta’s main campus

‘I BELIEVE HER’ Post-it notes cover Delta’s main campus

By Josie Norris, editor-in-chief, and MaCayla Jablonski, assistant editor-in-chief.  UNIVERSITY CENTER– Students, staff and faculty members who arrived early Monday morning found roughly 1,500 brightly colored Post-it notes reading “I believe her” covering hallways, benches, vending machines, clocks and windows. The notes are assumed to be in regards to the alleged sexual assault that was reported on campus last week on […]

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Students shocked by alleged sexual assault, investigation continues

Students shocked by alleged sexual assault, investigation continues

By Cameron Kerkau, managing editor, and Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. The investigation into the report of rape on Delta College’s main campus continues. Director of Public Safety Robert Battinkoff says that there is currently limited information to go on. Michigan State Police Crime Lab has examined the alleged victim’s car for evidence and the results are pending. The suspect has yet […]

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Rape reported on Delta Campus

Rape reported on Delta Campus

By Cameron Kerkau, managing editor. Public Safety has received a report of rape on the college’s main campus. According to a text alert sent to students, the incident happened in the east parking lot near J wing. The victim reported that an unknown male grabbed her from behind as she was getting into her vehicle at or about 6 p.m. […]

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Suspect poses as masseur, calls businesses

Suspect poses as masseur, calls businesses

By Isaac DeVille, staff reporter. A text message from Delta’s automated system read, “Suspicious person claiming to be student offering massage at local businesses,” on Friday, Nov. 4 at 4:23 p.m. According to Public Safety, the suspect is calling businesses in Claire, Alma, and Saginaw Township, offering free massages. He has not yet approached anyone directly on campus. Director of […]

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Delta College hosts Bay City’s latest heroin summit

Delta College hosts Bay City’s latest heroin summit

By Cameron Kerkau and Erik Hopkins, Collegiate staff In response to the heroin epidemic currently plaguing Bay City, Delta College hosted a summit on the topic of heroin addiction. The summit, which occurred between 6 and 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, was presented by the Bay County Prevention Network and Delta College Public Safety. The discussion was moderated by […]

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Scoot over: New trend may bring new rules

Scoot over: New trend may bring new rules

By Marisa Loranger, News Editor. Hoverboards are a big ticket item and Delta College is in the process of figuring out how to deal with the new consumer fad on campus. There are some existing regulations that would apply to hoverboards, but not directly. Robert Battinkoff, Delta College Chief of Police and Public Safety Director, is instrumental in coming up […]

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Delta student’s threat of violence on social media app leads to arrest by FBI

By Marisa Loranger, #CollegiateLife Editor. “I’m going to shoot every black person I can on campus.Starting tomorrow morning,” is the message that Delta student Emmanuel D. Bowden posted recently on the social media app Yik Yak. The app allows its users to post things anonymously to other people within a 1.5 mile radius. Bowden was a full-time Delta College student […]

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Fuzz Buzz: Oct 11 – Oct 25

Fuzz Buzz: Oct 11 – Oct 25

Monday, Oct 12, 2015 Parking lot accident in H-wing. A vehicle backing out of a parking space turned too quickly and managed to get its bumper stuck on the vehicle next to it. Monday, Oct 12, 2015 A two car roadway accident on Mackinaw Road was reported to Delta Police. No injuries were reported. Tuesday, Oct 13, 2015 A minor […]

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