Homeless

Read: Legacy Health Will No Longer Arrest Non-Violent Trespassers

Legacy Health Will No Longer Arrest Non-Violent Trespassers

Last week, a non-violent patient was placed in handcuffs when she refused to leave Legacy Emanuel Medical Center’s emergency room after being discharged.

Read: Ready to Face These School Security and Safety Concerns When Students Return?

Ready to Face These School Security and Safety Concerns When Students Return?

As the date to reopen schools gets closer, be sure your campus can address the risks and threats of violence created or exacerbated by the coronavirus shutdown.

Read: How UNLV Police Established Its Homeless Outreach Unit

How UNLV Police Established Its Homeless Outreach Unit

The primary mission of the unit is to connect both the student and non-student homeless population with available resources in surrounding communities.

Read: COVID-19 Patient Escapes Connecticut Hospital

COVID-19 Patient Escapes Connecticut Hospital

The 55-year-old homeless male, who had tested positive for COVID-19, left on foot.

Read: Univ. of Oregon Sororities, Local Business Pay for Private Security Patrols

Univ. of Oregon Sororities, Local Business Pay for Private Security Patrols

University officials agreed to amend its contract with a private security company to include the additional foot patrols but will not pay for it.

Read: UNM Considers Building Fence Around Entire Campus

UNM Considers Building Fence Around Entire Campus

Students are worried about their safety on campus, especially at night, because it is open and easy for the public to access.

Read: Opinion: Laws Addressing College Student Homelessness Must Be Carefully Crafted

Opinion: Laws Addressing College Student Homelessness Must Be Carefully Crafted

The California legislature is considering requiring community colleges allow overnight parking for homeless students, but if it passes, there are obstacles to its effective implementation that must be addressed.

Read: Survey: Half of College Students Struggle to Find Food, Shelter

Survey: Half of College Students Struggle to Find Food, Shelter

The survey revealed that 45% of students reported being food-insecure and 56% reporting having some sort of housing insecurity.

Read: Homeless Using Portland State University Campus as Shelter

Homeless Using Portland State University Campus as Shelter

PSU officials say 12 people have received warnings for trespassing on campus and two have been arrested so far this year.

Read: Mass. Program Offers Free Dorms for Homeless College Students

Mass. Program Offers Free Dorms for Homeless College Students

The program is currently housing 20 homeless college students and plans to expand in the future as additional funding comes in.

1 2 3
Get Our Newsletters
Campus Safety Online Summit On-Demand Campus Safety HQ