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Officers at sobriety checkpoint see safe driving practices

A sobriety checkpoint set up Thursday (April 23) night at the intersection of W. State and Marsteller streets on Purdue's campus resulted in no arrests being made, Purdue police Capt. Eric Chin said.

Purdue police and local law enforcement to conduct sobriety checkpoint

Officers with the Tippecanoe County Traffic Safety Partnership, which includes the Lafayette, West Lafayette, and Purdue police departments and the Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Department, will conduct a sobriety checkpoint Thursday (April 23) night in West Lafayette.

Purdue police arrest man in connection with entries at multiple fraternities, urge residents to secure property

Purdue University police have arrested a man in connection with a series of reported unauthorized entries into fraternity houses between April 6 and Wednesday (April 15).

Purdue to take part in national survey on campus sexual assault climate

Purdue will be among a group of universities nationally to take part in a campus climate survey on sexual assault being sponsored by the Association of American Universities.

Purdue police release composite in reported sexual assault

Purdue University police have released a composite image of a man sought for questioning in a reported sexual assault early Friday morning (April 3) on campus.

Lesley Wiete awardPurdue police lieutenant honored with Lifesaving Award

Purdue University Police Lt. Lesley Wiete on Thursday (April 2) received a Lifesaving Award for her efforts in helping save the life of a heart attack victim in the Agricultural Administration Building in late February.

Purdue police warn of phishing scam based on online resumés

Purdue University police are warning students of an online scam targeting potential graduates and those looking for summer employment.

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