Media Availability: UAPD Update on Recent Student Assaults

Nov. 7, 2018

Media Availability: UAPD Update on Recent Student Assaults

  • What: Update on UA response to recent student assaults and campus rumors
  • Who: UA Police Chief Brian Seastone
  • When: Today, 2 p.m.
  • Where: UAPD Headquarters, 1852 E. 1st St.
TUCSON, Ariz. — The University of Arizona Police Department is working to enhance campus safety in response to two recent student assaults currently under investigation by the Tucson Police Department. This includes addressing widespread rumors among the student population about the actual extent of the two assaults last week.

UA Police Chief Brian Seastone will make brief remarks and then take questions.

For more information:

Chris Sigurdson
University of Arizona
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