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‘Photos With Santa’ is festive family fun

Fresno State got into the holiday spirit on Saturday at the Fresno State Alumni Association’s ninth annual “Photos With Santa” event. Although the event has been happening for nine years, it was the first year the Alumni Association partnered with ...

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New police satellite office near campus offers safety

A new bid for safety has been established for Fresno State and it’s surrounding community. The El Dorado Park community is now home to a Fresno Police Department satellite office after the ribbon cutting on Aug. 15. The station is ...

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Crime prioritizes safety concerns

By Jenna Wilson and Razmik Cañas An alleged street robbery near campus last month raised concerns among student leaders about neighborhood safety. On Jan. 15, 2017, around 9 p.m. two Fresno State students said they were returning to their residence ...

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Tires slashed across from campus

On the morning of Jan. 24, approximately 36 cars had their tires slashed at North Park Apartments south of Shaw across from Fresno State. Many students and alumni of the university call the complex home, but they are now weary ...

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New police satellite station to be west of Fraternity Row

A new Fresno Police Department satellite station is scheduled to open near El Dorado Park and is expected to bring more security to the area. The El Dorado Park neighborhood is a concern among many students due to crime. The ...

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Fresno State athletes arraigned Wednesday

Two Fresno State football players pleaded no contest, while the women’s soccer team captain pleaded not guilty during their arraignments on Wednesday, said Fresno County Assistant District Attorney Steve Wright. Sophomore quarterback Zack Greenlee, 20, was charged with a misdemeanor ...

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Molotov cocktail blamed for blaze near campus

A firefighter suffered minor burn injuries at an apartment fire Tuesday night after an incendiary device was allegedly lit and thrown into a living room at the Fresno Square Apartments on Cedar Avenue, Fresno Fire Department reported.

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Fresno City Council bans marijuana grows, moves ahead with bus rapid transit

In a landmark 6-1 vote the Fresno City Council approved a measure that will outlaw indoor marijuana growing — a decision that bans the last legal route of obtaining medical marijuana within the city.

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Woman killed in officer-involved shooting ID’d

The woman shot and killed by Fresno police Friday in an apartment complex west of Fresno State after allegedly threatening two officers with a kitchen knife has been identified as Veronica Carter, 49. Police received a call from a man ...

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Man in critical condition after being hit near Shaw and Cedar avenues

By Jesse Franz & Christopher Livingston A 53-year-old man is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle Thursday night while jaywalking near campus on Cedar Avenue near Shaw, the Fresno Police Department said.

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Chase ends in crash near campus

One suspect was outstanding Tuesday night after a car chase ended on the front lawn of a home near Fresno State, Fresno police reported. The chase broke out near Barstow and Chestnut avenues when a Valley Crime Stoppers tip notified ...

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Student’s passion for helping others remembered

Friends and colleagues remembered Alexander Lark, a 43-year-old Edison High School special education teacher intern and Fresno State student, as a kind-hearted educator after he was killed in a traffic accident Tuesday night.

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Fresno State student killed in traffic accident on Shaw Ave.

A 43-year-old male student was killed Tuesday night when he was struck by a car while jaywalking across Shaw Avenue near Jackson Avenue, Fresno police Lt. Phil Cooley said.

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Sexual battery suspect arrested

A man suspected of sexual battery Monday night in the Henry Madden Library was arrested Tuesday night in Downtown Fresno, said Fresno State Police Chief David Huerta.

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Parking warning issued to students, campus community

Fresno State students received multiple emails over the course of the week from Traffic Operations, reminding them of parking lot and road closures for Friday’s sold-out football game against Boise State.

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Attempted Murder- Off Campus

On 08/04/2010 at 1:15 a.m. Fresno Police Department responded to the area of Bulldog and Ninth to a report of shots fired.

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Fresno is the stingiest city, not the drunkest

Remember that “Drunkest City” article? Many people out there pitched-in to poke fun at our city. To set the record straight, Sgt. Eric Hodge from the Fresno Police Department said, “[In 2009], there were 457 reported DUI crashes, of which 79 had an injury. The FPD made 3,268 DUI arrests.”

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WEB-SPE@K: Do you think there should be an independent police auditor?

The Fresno Police Department is facing accusations of police brutality after a video surfaced showing officers beating a homeless man.

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