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Spinnaker

August 17, 2010

Market Days return to Osprey Plaza The Student Union will be hosting a Market Day in Osprey Plaza Wednesday, Aug. 25. The Market Day offers students the chance to purchase a variety of different foods, jewelry and other popula...

Chief Dean: UPD to begin carrying Tasers in the next few weeks

Spinnaker

March 24, 2010

The University Police Department will transition to the use of Tasers to further promote safety on campus. UPD Chief John Dean revealed the change at the Safety Council Committee meeting March 22 and said the Tasers act as...

Police Chief: UPD unintentionally withheld reports from Spinnaker

Spinnaker

March 3, 2010

UPD Chief John Dean took the blame for the lack of police reports released in the past month and a half, as UPD’s records clerk did not clearly understand what she could and could not release to the Spinnaker, he said. Normally,...

Students rescue mother, baby from overturned car

Spinnaker

February 16, 2010

A mother and her baby were pulled from their overturned vehicle after it sped through Kernan Boulevard and landed in a ravine. After witnessing the vehicle lose control, two UNF students took part in the rescue efforts that saved...

UPD: Something must happen to intoxicated students

Spinnaker

October 27, 2009

 UNF receives no monetary gain from exporting inebriated students to rehabilitation, detox centers                     The Spinnaker, since it...

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UPD investigates dispatch case

Spinnaker

April 1, 2009

A letter published in the Feb. 25 issue of the Spinnaker titled “Ashamed of UPD’s stereotyping” has led to further investigation of an incident the writer considered racial profiling, a practice “absolutely forbidden”...

Bikes are simple mode of transportation, hot item

Spinnaker

January 21, 2009

  Whether they park, skate or bike, students on campus are always trying to find the best way to get around. And while some circle the parking garages, others find a spot in Lot 18 and wait for the shuttle. Some students can...

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