The independent student newspaper of Western Illinois University. Serving Macomb since 1905.

Western Courier

Summer OPS Beat

July 18, 2016

Filed under OPS Beat

On May 24 at 2:22 p.m. Christian Bridgewater, 27, of Rushville (IL), was arrested at the intersection of Western Avenue and West Adams Street for driving on a suspended license. He was transported to the McDonough County Jail...

Campus Crime Report

May 2, 2016

Filed under News, OPS Beat

On April 18 at 8:45 p.m. a WIU student reported her car had been hit in the Corbin Hall lot sometime between April 10-15 and damage was visible on the back portion of the driver's door and driver's-side rear quarter panel. No damage ...

Campus Crime Reports

April 22, 2016

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On March 26 at 2:32 a.m. one student near the Lincoln and Washington ravine was judicially referred for behavior (activating beacon alarm) and illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor. •On March 26 at 3:41 a.m. Justice Irving, ...

Campus Crime Report

March 2, 2016

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On Feb. 22 at 4:17 p.m. a student reported two sets of hair clippers, valued at $130, were stolen from his unlocked Thompson Hall room sometime after Feb. 14. The burglary is under investigation. •On Feb. 22 at 5 p.m. a student reported d...

Campus Crime Report

February 24, 2016

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On Feb. 15 at 11:45 p.m. non-student Lennon W. Racine, 18, of Pecatonica, IL, was issued a notice to appear March 22 for a Macomb City ordinance violation for possession of drug paraphernalia in Henninger Hall. A student in ...

Campus Crime Reports

February 17, 2016

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On Feb. 9 at 11:04 a.m. a student reported someone caused damage to her vehicle (estimated at $600) sometime between 9-10:45 a.m. Feb. 2 while it was parked in Q-Lot. The incident is under investigation. •On Feb. 9 at 4:16...

Campus Crime Report

February 10, 2016

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On Jan. 30 at 3:35 a.m. Tristin Decker, 19, of 1008 Henninger Hall, was arrested in Olson Hall for illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor. He was transported to the McDonough County Jail at 3:36 a.m. where he was lodged ...

Campus Crime Reports

February 3, 2016

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On Dec. 31 at 8:52 a.m. an individual reported that a third floor window at Henninger Hall had been damage. Damages were estimated at $311. •On Jan. 1 at 4:15 p.m. a student reported the theft of his debit card and checks fr...

Campus Crime Reports

December 11, 2015

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On Nov. 29 at 9:27 p.m. Jaquise Wesley, 18, and Kayla Stanback, 18, both of 738 Tanner Hall, were each issued a notice to appear Dec. 28 for a Macomb City ordinance for possession of cannabis (less than 10 grams) in Tanner...

Campus Crime Reports

November 30, 2015

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On Nov. 11 at 6:27 p.m. OPS and the Macomb Fire Department responded to a fire alarm in Bayliss Hall. No smoke or fire was found and no injuries were reported. •On Nov. 13 at 4:38 p.m. Anthony Mack, 20, of 1118 Thompson...

Campus Crime Report

November 14, 2015

Filed under News, OPS Beat

•On Nov. 4 at 12:33 p.m. nonstudent Kareem Spann, 21, of Calumet City, was arrested at his residence in Calumet City for burglary in connection with an Oct. 24 incident on campus in which numerous items were stolen from a schoo...

Campus Crime Reports

October 30, 2015

Filed under News, OPS Beat

On Oct. 12 at 1:26 p.m. Tiarra Clark, 19, of 506 Corbin Hall, was arrested for aggravated battery at Mowbray Hall. She was transported to the McDonough County Jail at 1:27 p.m. where she was lodged pending bond. On Oct. 12 at 8...

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