Vehicle vandalism continues

XUPD increases surveillance amid rise in break-ins BY: hunter Ellis, Managing Multimedia Editor Four vehicles were vandalized on Monday night in the Teal Lot of University Station, continuing the recent trend of car break-ins on and near campus. The windows on all four vehicles were smashed, and the glove compartments and consoles of each of the vehicles were rummaged through. University Station residents were notified that the vandalism had occurred at 9:33 a.m. on Tuesday morning by email. In part, that statement read: “Please check your vehicles. If you have been vandalized, please make sure to file a police report.” … Continue reading Vehicle vandalism continues

XUPD expands into Evanston

BY: Mo Juenger, World News Editor The Xavier University Police Department (XUPD) has continued to volunteer with the Evanston Food Bank during the pandemic, and a new grant from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) may give XUPD an opportunity to advance their initiatives in the surrounding community. According to Warfell, the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in March economically rocked Evanston and Norwood. Financial instability sent shockwaves through the community, leading to disruptions in the Evanston Community Council schedule, as well as regular community programming.  XUPD programs like Coffee with a Cop — designed to connect officers to the … Continue reading XUPD expands into Evanston