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The excitement was on at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Friday, Feb. 12. A new sorority was announced at a probate that night. Sigma Lambda Gamma made their debut on the Arkansas …

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Faculty with firearms
March 31, 2015 – 3:57 pm | 4 Comments

Faculty carrying firearms, it is not such a far-fetched idea anymore.
The Arkansas Legislature is in the process of considering a bill that would allow bill proposed would allow faculty of public colleges and universities the ability …

Police Beat
March 20, 2015 – 1:21 pm | 3 Comments

Commons Building Contraband
Officers located a green leafy substance, suspected to be marijuana but not confirmed, in the commons building on Tuesday, March 10, around 10 a.m.  Campus police took the contraband into their possession …

Police Beat
March 9, 2015 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

Fight at East Hall; One Student Arrested and Charged
A physical altercation took place at the east hall dormitory which resulted in the arrest of a student and she was charged with third-degree battery.
Officers were conducting …

Inclement Weather Policy And Campus Alert System Break Down
March 9, 2015 – 2:39 pm | Comments Off

Over the last several weeks, students, faculty and administration received numerous alerts from the university alert system notifying the shutdown of University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s campus, causing syllabus changes for most classrooms.

UALR professor and 2 others dead in arson, murder-suicide
February 22, 2015 – 11:51 am | Comments Off

Three people were killed, including a University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor, in an alleged arson, murder-suicide in Maumelle on Friday night, according to a Maumelle Police Department spokesperson.
Firefighters responded to a call for …

Police Beat
February 19, 2015 – 2:11 pm | Comments Off
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“Shoot Me In The Head!”
On Saturday, Feb. 7, after a basketball game at the Jack Stephens Center, a Pulaski Technical College student was arrested, taken to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences for treatment …

Police Beat
February 4, 2015 – 6:06 pm | Comments Off

Thief Bribes Student with Jacket for Copy of AP Test
As a student was moving out of the East Hall dormitory, her jacket was stolen.  On Jan. 27, the student said she and another student got …

Prevent campus crimes, protect yourself
February 4, 2015 – 6:05 pm | Comments Off

Compared to other college campuses in Arkansas, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock holds the lowest crime rate, according to the statistics obtained from each college’s website.  That’s correct, the lowest.
There are many trends …

Police Beat
January 22, 2015 – 4:36 pm | Comments Off

Suspicious Person in Library Caught On Surveillance
“I am going to get you!”  Those are the words spoken by an unidentified suspicious male to a library employee on the first day classes this semester.
According to a …

Best Female Personality-Madeline White
December 15, 2014 – 3:59 pm | Comments Off

The votes are in for UALR’s “Best of,” and Madeline White from Sherwood has been voted “Best Female Personality.”  White, a 19-year-old sophomore, graduated from Sylvan Hills High School.  White works as a daycare teacher …

University appoints new police chaplain
November 20, 2014 – 11:17 am | Comments Off
University appoints new police chaplain

Micah Maulden, an officer at the department of public safety, has been appointed to serve as the first police chaplain of UALR.

Police Beat
November 19, 2014 – 2:44 pm | 2 Comments

Juveniles Going Through Vehicle Content; Both Charged
On Tuesday, Nov. 11, two juveniles were seen in Lot 10 allegedly opening car doors and shuffling through the vehicles’’ contents.  When an officer arrived, he witnessed the males …

Voters successfully pass new minimum wage ballot measure
November 19, 2014 – 2:44 pm | Comments Off

The new minimum wage ballot measure in Arkansas, which will increase the state’s minimum wage incrementally to $8.50 by 2017, was approved by voters earlier this month.

Police Beat
November 5, 2014 – 1:39 pm | Comments Off

Naked, 52-Year-Old Burglarizes Apartment at University Village
A call came into the police department from a resident at the University Village regarding a suspicious, naked woman rummaging through property in the common’s area of the apartment.  …