El Camino College The Union

Police Beat. Oct 8-13

By Fernando Haro

October 17, 2018

ArgumentMonday, Oct. 8, at 6:52 p.m. A student left the Industry and Technology Education Center before police could arrive after being involved in an argument with another student. The Student Development Office will discipline ...

Safety issues arise in the Board of Trustees Meeting

By Alexa Kinoshita

October 16, 2018

The issue regarding student and faculty safety on the El Camino campus was introduced at the Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting on Monday, Oct. 15, at 5 p.m. in the Alondra Room. The director of Institutional Research and Planning...

Student robbed in Parking Lot L, authorities say

By Fernando Haro

October 12, 2018

An El Camino College student was robbed in Parking Lot L on Wednesday, Oct. 10, during an altercation, authorities said.After almost colliding with another driver in Lot L, the student was robbed of his cell phone, according to the la...

Another person added for protection, court hearing moves to a later date, authorities say

By Fernando Haro

October 3, 2018

The case of the 43-year-old El Camino College student accused of threatening employees at the Special Resource Center was moved to Friday, Oct. 19, at 8:30 a.m., authorities said. Ernest Cranmer was scheduled to appear at Stanl...

Nixle system for notifying students of ongoing danger, police say

By Fernando Haro

September 24, 2018

Nixle is a free program designed to inform students and faculty about ongoing, possibly hazardous situations around the college and community."It was implemented four years ago," El Camino College's Chief of Police Michael Trevis sa...

Campus Viewpoints: Should faculty be armed with guns?

By Darren Demorst

March 20, 2018

Since the Parkland, Florida school shooting took place on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, students and teachers across the nation are concerned with ways to keep campuses safe. Some say school employees should carry guns. The Union...

Campus Viewpoints: Do you feel safe on campus?

By Faith Petrie

March 1, 2018

The Union asked students do they feel safe on El Camino College's campus.Melissa Focardi, 19, communications major: “I’m kind of thankful that I don’t have to come here at night, because I don’t think I would feel safe at the night t...

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