December 10, 2013
Pi Kappa Alpha has been ordered by Montana State University to stop serving hard liquor at its house.
October 17, 2013
Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) officials didn’t understand Clery Act requirements, lacked the systems, processes and trained staff to ensure compliance, and failed to develop a culture that would ensure compliance with the law, claims a report released yesterday by a campus public safety consulting firm.
October 2, 2013
Gov. Jerry Brown signed SB 255 on Tuesday, which imposes jail time for people who post naked photos of their ex-lovers after bad breakups.
September 19, 2013
The U.S. Department of Education announces it is establishing a negotiated rulemaking committee to prepare proposed regulations that will address changes to the Clery Act.
September 6, 2013
A manhunt for a man suspected of committing several armed robberies and sexual assaults at off-campus apartments near the University of South Florida (USF) on Thursday night has died following a police chase and shootout.
August 30, 2013
A former Loy Norrix High School security guard faces third-degree criminal sexual conduct charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-year-old student and impregnating her.
July 19, 2013
Swarthmore College on Thursday released its interim report on actions it can put in place immediately to address sexual misconduct on campus. The inquiry was conducted in response to Clery Act and Title IX complaints filed earlier this year with the U.S. Department of Education.
July 16, 2013
Duke University will now expel students found responsible for sexual assault. Previously, the discipline policy called for a three to six semester suspension.
June 20, 2013
Police and campus security administrators who investigate rape cases often don’t believe the victims. New interview techniques, however, can help officers be more effective.
June 17, 2013
Allegations that the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (UNC-Chapel Hill) and Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) underreported crimes and mishandled sexual assault cases have prompted UNC System President Tom Ross to call for a review of campus security of all UNC schools.
June 11, 2013
A dorm security officer at Elizabeth City State University, was convicted Monday in the sexual assault case that prompted an investigation of the school's police department.
June 5, 2013
Half of survey respondents gave their campus’ efforts to address sexual violence a “C” or lower.
May 29, 2013
More than 30 students and alumni provided testimonies in a Clery Act complaint filed against Dartmouth College last week.
May 21, 2013
George Washington University has just implemented a new policy that limits to two years the amount of time victims can file formal sexual assault complaints.
May 16, 2013
The U.S. Department of Education has sent a letter to Yale informing the university that it could be fined $165,000 for violating the Clery Act.
May 10, 2013
School agrees to improve training and adequately investigate and respond to allegations of retaliation by students who have alleged sexual assault.
April 30, 2013
Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) officials have placed its police chief, Sam Beamon, on administrative leave Thursday in response to complaints that the campus mishandled a recent assault and sexual battery case.
April 27, 2013
Students claim the school has pervasive institutional problems in its handling of sexual assaults.
April 26, 2013
The University of North Carolina (UNC) is facing criticism for the way campus police handles sexual assault cases, with some students and advocacy groups claiming that officers try to dissuade victims from pressing charges.
April 24, 2013
The new best practices guide is intended to improve criminal justice response to rape and sexual assault.