Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Arming campus police

The announcement that the University will arm its campus police beginning next spring was met with considerable media attention.  Stories appeared on April 14 in the Providence Journal, Rhode Island Public Radio, Channel 10, Channel 6, Channel 12, South County Independent, Westerly Sun, Narragansett Patch, and the American School and University Magazine. A second story appeared April 15 in the Providence Journal. An Associated Press story appeared in the Albany Times Union, Fairfield Citizen, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, WPRO Radio, and others.  The URI news release about the announcement can be found here.