WIU Office of Public Safety Report 12/12 to 12/14/2022


The crime log incidents posted may not match the crime statistics as reported in the Annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report per the federal Clery Act, as the crime log is compiled using the Illinois Crimes Code and the crime statistics are required by law to be compiled using the Federal Uniformed Crime Reporting definitions.

According to federal law, an institution may withhold any of the required fields of entry, e.g. the nature, date, time, location and/or disposition, if any of the following conditions apply. Disclosure is prohibited: by law; would jeopardize the confidentiality of the victim; would jeopardize an ongoing criminal investigation or the safety of an individual; would cause a suspect to flee or evade detection; or would result in the destruction of evidence.

On Dec. 13, at 3:49 a.m., a student in Corbin-Olson reported the theft of several items from her purse. The incident is under investigation.

On Dec. 13, at 4:07 p.m., Kaniyah Mitchell, 19, of 209 Lincoln Hall, was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear in court. She was lodged in the McDonough County Jail at 4:13 a.m. pending bond.

On Dec. 13, at 7:44 p.m., a food service employee reported the theft of food items, valued at $7.92, from the Lincoln-Washington convenience store. The incident is under investigation.

On Dec. 13, at 9:01 p.m., two students in Lincoln Hall were judicially referred for suspicion/use of drugs (cannabis) and behavior.

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