The Horizon

Drug Drop Off Program at IU Southeast

The prescription drug drop box at IU Southeast.

Ashley Smith, Staff Writer

January 26, 2017

The IU Southeast Police Department and Floyd County Police Department have teamed up to not just serve and protect the public, but to serve and protect the environment with the Drug Drop Off Program. The purpose of this program is to help keep unused opiate medications out of medicine cabinets and...

From cadet to officer

Deven Estes, criminology and criminal justice senior, became a part-time officer at IUS Police in August after graduating from the IU Police Academy at the top of the class.

Kristin Kennedy and Tassy Payne

September 8, 2015

With one spritz, a cloud of pepper spray hit Deven Estes’s face and went into his eyes. Estes, a criminology and criminal justice senior, had to read an index card through blurry eyes and was hit by a football dummy. “It teaches you to fight through, and it shows you that you still can perform...

Learning from lockdowns

Police blocked the entrances to Indiana University Southeast after reports of a gunman on campus Thursday afternoon. The false alarm, which was actually a large umbrella in a camouflage backpack, was cleared after about an hour long sweep across campus. Photo by Tyler Stewart/News and Tribune (used with permission).

Aprile Rickert, Editor-in-Chief

September 20, 2014

On the afternoon of Sept. 11, the IU Southeast campus was shaken out of the drizzly day with an alert of an armed person on campus. A student had seen someone walking out of University Center South with what appeared to be part of a weapon sticking out from his camoflague backpack. The student repor...

Access to information needs improving

IUS Horizon

September 20, 2008

I’m not entirely surprised our police blotter seems to be a hit, but it is interesting to see how students are intrigued with which of their buddies are getting busted week to week, and why they’re getting busted. It hasn’t been easy getting it in here, though. After our first publication of the...