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Campus police ‘adjust the way of doing things’ during campus shutdown

By Fernando Haro

May 20, 2020

The El Camino College Police Department continues to work on campus 24/7 to provide the community with support following the closure of the campus and the statewide stay-at-home order, officials said. "We've been good, lucky,"...

Individual robbed at gunpoint following botched meet-up

By Fernando Haro

May 11, 2020

An individual was robbed at gunpoint across the street from El Camino College's Parking Lot C following an arranged meeting to purchase an item on Saturday, May 9. The victim, who was not a member of the campus community, arranged...

Police Beat Nov. 11 to Nov. 17

By Omar Rashad

November 25, 2019

Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 10:16 a.m. A fire alarm was triggered after a cardboard box caught on fire inside a car due to a welding spark at the Center for Applied Technology Building. Campus police extinguished the fire. Wednesday,...

Campus police hold non-student at gunpoint

By Fernando Haro

April 20, 2019

Campus police held a male non-student at gunpoint near the South Gym Monday, April 1, at 7:50 a.m., after a female student reported seeing a gun, authorities said.El Camino College police Sgt. Gary Robertson said a female student w...

Shooting in Torrance bowling alley leaves multiple dead, others injured

By Fernando Haro

January 5, 2019

Three men were killed and four others were injured late-Friday night after an altercation at Gable House Bowl in Torrance resulted in a shooting, authorities said. The videos posted by those at the bowling alley spread across...

Update: Arrested football player removed from roster as of Oct. 25

By Jessica Martinez

October 23, 2013

Update, Nov. 2 at 3:50 p.m.: As of Oct. 25, Taj Mathis has been removed from the football team's roster. EC football player Taj Mathis is still listed on the team roster despite an Oct. 10 arrest on campus for possession of fir...

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