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Students need access to pepper spray

Pepper spray should be allowed on campus so students can properly defend themselves from potential attackers. Currently, pepper spray is technically labeled as a weapon under Tennessee law, which defines a deadly weapon as “a firearm or anything manifestly designed, made or adapted for the purpose of inflicting death or ...

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Clarksville police respond to report of armed robbery

On Thursday, Sept. 15, at approximately 1:30 am, the Clarksville Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery in the Lincoln Homes area. According to a safety bulletin sent to APSU students at approximately 8:30 am, the victim “alleged that he was driving his vehicle on University Avenue ...

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25 APSU employees now carrying concealed handguns

Twenty-five APSU employees are now registered to carry concealed handguns on campus due to a new law passed last spring. The law, HB 1736, came into effect June 3,. and allows “Employees of any state college or university operating under the state board of regents or the University of Tennessee ...

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Severe weather expected Thursday

APSU Campus Police have been notified by the Montgomery County Emergency Management Agency that severe weather may affect the Clarksville/Montgomery County area Thursday, April 11, according to an APSU campus safety bulletin. The bulletin urges students to be aware that strong thunderstorms, heavy rains, straight-line winds, large hail and tornadoes ...

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Safety notice released by APSU police

A shooting that occurred during the early morning hours of Friday, Jan. 18 in the Kraft Street area, has caused APSU campus police to release a campus safety notice. According to a news release, around 1:45 a.m., two men, both 21, and two women, both 18, left a club located ...

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Pepper spray can be good protection

» By Ronniesia Reed –rreed24@my.apsu.edu If you read last week’s paper, the SGA has proposed to change some things in our Student Code of Conduct here. These changes will include forbidding students to use mace or pepper spray on campus. As a young woman on campus, I feel the use ...

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