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Police Blotter: Six students referred to Northwestern Student Affairs for marijuana possession

Drew Gerber and Joanne Lee, Reporters

October 26, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, Crime, Latest Stories

Six NU students in two separate cases were reported by resident assistants to University Police on Friday night in connection with marijuana-related incidents. An RA reported to UP that at about 6:40 p.m. he observed four NU...

Northwestern student assaulted outside CVS

Drew Gerber, Assistant Campus Editor

October 26, 2015

Filed under Campus

A female Northwestern student reported being assaulted outside CVS Pharmacy, 1711 Sherman Ave., on Friday morning, police said. University Police were dispatched to the intersection of Sherman Avenue and Davis Street at approximately...

Campus Blotter: Man leaves threatening voicemails for English department

Madeline Fox, Summer Managing Editor

August 16, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern University Police received a report Monday of repeated threatening phone calls to the English department’s office telephone beginning May 1. A research assistant in the department had been receiving threat...

Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Ryan Field on graduation day

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

June 22, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Anti-Semitic and racist graffiti was discovered the day of commencement at Ryan Field, where Northwestern held its ceremony, marking the second incident at the University this month. Staff at Ryan Field found the graffiti,...

Anti-Semitic, racist graffiti found at Kellogg construction site

Sophia Bollag, Editor in Chief

June 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Construction workers found anti-Semitic and racist graffiti at the construction site of the new Kellogg School of Management building Monday, police said. The graffiti, which has been categorized as a hate crime, was spray-painted...

Police: Northwestern student assaulted near Sargent

Emily Chin, Reporter

May 11, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A Northwestern student was assaulted early Friday morning in the Sargent Hall parking lot, police said. Police received a call around 12:45 a.m. Friday that two men were fighting near the Donald P. Jacobs Center, University...

Northwestern housing staffer charged with aggravated assault

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

May 4, 2015

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Police arrested a Northwestern housing staffer Friday morning after he allegedly displayed a knife and threatened a Sodexo employee. Maurice Henry, 45, told the Sodexo employee he was going to “kill him” after they got...

Former Northwestern football player charged with two felonies for weapons possession

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 28, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A former Northwestern football player was charged with two felonies in connection with possession of multiple weapons. Xavier Menifield, 19, was charged with two counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon after an unloaded...