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Campus Police Officer, 2nd Person Killed At Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech officials said a police officer and another person were shot and killed on the school's campus today, prompting a university lockdown that has now ended.

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Panel: Local, Campus Police Should Aid Each Other

The Virginia State Crime Commission on Tuesday endorsed a plan to have college and local police departments assist each other with campus death and rape investigations if necessary, but it stopped short of mandating that authorities share information.

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Criticized Old Dominion U Dorm Receives Stamp Of Approval

The alarm system is fixed, exterior doors have been repaired and additional security guards have been hired at The District at ODU, a popular private dormitory that city officials cracked down on earlier this year after an inspection found myriad security and safety problems.

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Florida A&M U Expels 4 Over Band Hazing Death

Four FAMU band members have been dismissed from school in connection with the death of Robert Champion, a 26-year-old drum major.

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University of Calif. System Looks At Campus Police Tactics In Wake Of Student Protests

Brienna Holmes' introduction to the legal system came as she stood outside the administration building on the UC Davis campus during a day of protests against tuition hikes.

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U of Central Arkansas Event Focuses On Campus Safety

The University of Central Arkansas Physical Plant worked with the UCA police department, administration, the UCA Student Government Association and university housing student leaders for the second Operation Safe Walk event Thursday night in an attempt to identify safety hazards around the UCA campus.

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Both Sides Of Gun Debate Rallying Today At Va. Tech

Activists on both sides of the campus gun-rights debate have converged on Virginia Tech's campus today.

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Officials: Gunman Shot By UC Berkeley Police Dead

An undergraduate student shot by campus police after brandishing a loaded gun inside a University of California, Berkeley computer lab died at a hospital hours after the confrontation, a university spokesman said Wednesday.

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Protests Under Way On UC Berkeley Campus

Anti-Wall Street activists converged Tuesday on the University of California, Berkeley for a day of protests and another attempt to establish an Occupy Cal camp after a failed effort last week led to dozens of arrests.

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Severed Buffalo Head Found In Boulder Yard; Police Say It's Not Ralphie's

Police said they checked with the University of Colorado, and the head does not belong to CU's renowned mascot, Ralphie V.

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