The case of a white, female former police officer who killed an unarmed black man in his Dallas apartment last year began trial Sept.
We have to hold our police officers to higher standards; without substantial reform within police stations, minorities will continue to be on the receiving end of bullets fired from an unjust system.
Cornell University announced it is increasing police staffing and patrols following the second stabbing incident on or near its campus over the course of a month.
With fewer than three months to meet the deadline to have body cameras on officers, questions remain about the college’s pending body camera policy.
In an environment where public policy issues around race, class, gender and justice have become explosive with body worn camera video as the flashpoint, it is essential that higher educational institutions take the lead in American society for establishing standards.
On Oct. 26, 2013, between 12:30 a.m. and 1 a.m., Ithaca College students Jasmine and Jennifer Spearman got into a physical altercation with two Public Safety officers after the officers entered their Circle Apartment to investigate a noise complaint.
Ithaca College part-time faculty will vote in the coming weeks on whether to unionize, having filed their petition to unionize with the National Labor Relations Board on April 15.
Members of the Ithaca College Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management held an informal discussion with a group of students April 7 to discuss ways to form a better relationship between law enforcement and students.
…as the excitement from Flood Wall Street died down, I saw that day much differently. I now see how tightly the police controlled us, and, subsequently, how watered-down our first amendment right to peaceably assemble was.
“Safety,” an original play by the Ithaca Civic Ensemble about community-police relations, will be performed at Ithaca College at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26 in Textor 101.