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All In The News tagged "public safety"

Drexel Students Warned About Burglaries

A warning about recent burglaries near Drexel’s campus was mentioned in a KYW-TV (CBS-3) story on Aug. 26.

Drexel Police Catch Two Men After Pursuit

Drexel police were mentioned in a May 25 WPVI-TV (6-abc) story for their involvement in catching two men on pursuit.

Texting Love Triangle Leads to Stabbing of Drexel Student; Two Arrested

Follow-up stories about a stabbing that occurred on Drexel’s campus ran in several media outlets on Dec. 10, including the Philadelphia Daily News.

Drexel Student Raped in Her Apartment

Drexel University Police were mentioned in a Dec. 10 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about a student who was sexually assaulted off-campus. Most major local media outlets also covered the story. 

Homeless men arrested in bicycle thefts in Rittenhouse, University City

Drexel’s Police Department was mentioned in a article, a WTXF-TV (FOX-29) segment, a WPVI-TV (6-abc) segment and a article on Oct. 10 for its role in arresting two suspects in connection with local bike thefts.

ONLY A DRILL: Drexel U. Prepares For Neighborhood Disasters

Jonathan Chase, the executive director of Drexel’s Department of Environmental Health and Safety, was quoted in an Oct. 1 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about Drexel’s practice of neighborhood disaster scenarios. The story was also featured on KYW-TV (CBS-3).

Some Philly university students give crime reports low grades

Drexel was mentioned in a Sept. 2 Philadelphia Daily News article about area universities’ response to off-campus crimes.

Free condom campaign helps reverse rising teen STD rates in Philadelphia

Phillip Massey, PhD, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a WHYY/ story on March 28 about the use of social media for health communication with teens in the Philadelphia Department of Public Heath’s condom distribution campaign.

Corbett nominates Bono to be Montco sheriff

Ellen Whalon Behr, director of police operations, was mentioned in a Jan. 22 post about Gov. Corbett finding her replacement as Montgomery County Sheriff.

MontCo Sheriff Resigns for Drexel Job

Stories about the resignation of Montgomery County Sheriff Ellen Whalon Behr for a position at Drexel circulated on Dec. 20-21 in several media, including the Associated Press, WCAU-TV (NBC-10), and The Delaware County Daily Times.

Armed Officers on Campus

Drexel was mentioned in an October 1 KYW-TV (CBS-3) segment about Villanova University considering using armed officers on campus.

Drexel Issues Warning About String Of Cell Phone Robberies

Drexel was mentioned in a September 25 article and a September 25 KYW-AM (Radio) for issuing warnings about a string of cell phone robberies in University City.