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By Robyn Smith and Katie Campbell on November 20th, 2014 | Last updated: November 20, 2014 at 11:15 am
Gainesville High School received a bomb threat and subsequently evacuated all students and staff to a nearby Planet Fitness parking lot on Wednesday. GHS received two additional, identical threats Thursday morning, but the school has not been evacuated.
By Katie Campbell on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 3:02 pm
One male and one female were hit on University Avenue on Friday around midnight. They are expected to survive.
By Erica A. Hernandez and Katie Campbell on October 8th, 2014 | Last updated: October 9, 2014 at 11:29 am
A female scooter driver in her 40s was killed Wednesday in an accident that occurred near the 34th Street Wall at 7:20 p.m.
By Qianwen Zhang on September 30th, 2014 | Last updated: September 30, 2014 at 6:27 pm
Several UF alert messages were sent to students early Sunday morning saying a male matching descriptions of the UF assaults suspect was seen near the Hub area. The messages later clarified no attack had occurred.
By Katie Campbell on September 29th, 2014 | Last updated: September 29, 2014 at 5:55 pm
Jon Mills, UF professor of law and an expert on privacy, comments on the rights of the men UFPD and GPD have questioned and swabbed for DNA. The individuals matched the description of the suspect believed to be responsible for at least three assaults on or near the UF campus.
By Erica A. Hernandez on September 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: September 23, 2014 at 1:56 pm
The University of Florida Police Department and the Gainesville Police Department are targeting individuals for DNA samples that vaguely fit the suspect’s description from the three attacks that occurred on or near UF’s campus.
By Katelin Mariner and Carla Vianna on September 8th, 2014 | Last updated: September 8, 2014 at 5:36 pm
A scooter was struck by a vehicle around 2 p.m. Monday. The scooter’s driver suffered a broken leg and was taken to UF Health Shands Hospital for further medical attention.
By Katie Campbell on September 8th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 10:54 am
The University of Florida and Gainesville police departments will hold at press conference at 2 p.m. today to address multiple assaults reported on or near the UF campus in the past two weeks.
By Erica A. Hernandez on September 5th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 10:54 am
The University of Florida Police Department is investigating an assault that was reported at about 2:30 a.m. Friday in the Library West area of the Florida campus.