Tag Archives: UPD

UF Organizations Protest Outside O’Connell Center

By on December 12th, 2014 | Last updated: December 12, 2014 at 8:17 pm

University of Florida Dream Defenders and UF Students for a Democratic Society protested outside O’Connell Center Friday night.

University of Florida | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Minor Charged For False Bomb Threats To Gainesville High School

By and on December 1st, 2014 | Last updated: December 1, 2014 at 2:36 pm

A 15-year-old Gainesville High School student has been charged from making false bomb threats to the school on Nov. 9 and 10. GHS received three identical bombs threats, one of which led the Gainesville Police Department to evacuate all students to a nearby Planet Fitness parking lot.

Local | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

New program helps UF students “Walk Safe” at night

By on September 12th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 9:42 am

A week ago, making a trek across the University of Florida campus wasn’t much of an issue for most UF students. But after a recent string of similar assaults on and near the UF campus, many students are left on […]

University of Florida | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Students Evacuate UF Chemistry Building Due to ‘Minor Leak’

By on January 21st, 2014 | Last updated: January 23, 2014 at 11:36 am

UF Students and faculty evacuate Leigh Hall after alarms sound and Gainesville Fire Rescue respond to the incident.

University of Florida | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gainesville’s Young Drivers Pulled In Most Texting and Driving Tickets In First Month

By on November 7th, 2013 | Last updated: November 8, 2013 at 9:38 am

Gainesville Police issued 10 citations in the first month of Florida’s texting while driving ban. Drivers ages 18 to 25 have received more than half of the 10 citations, said Ben Tobias, Gainesville Police Department spokesperson.

Florida | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

University of Florida Counseling and Wellness combating prescription drug abuse on campus

By and on November 29th, 2012 | Last updated: November 29, 2012 at 3:29 pm

A growing group of college students around the country illegally use prescription drugs like Adderall to help them excel in the classroom.

Education, Health and Science, University of Florida | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Armed suspect flees Shands Hospital

By on August 30th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:00 pm

UFPD continues its investigation of armed man in a Shands parking garage.

Local, University of Florida | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Police officials encourage college students to “think about safety”

By on August 15th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:05 pm

As the start of fall semester approaches, many students will experience living away from home for the first time. At a time like this more than ever, it is important for students to be aware and think about safety. The […]

Crime, Local, University of Florida | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Thank you for your support

WUFT depends on the support of our community — people like you — to help us continue to provide quality programming to North Central Florida.
Become a Sustainer
I want to support FM 89.1/NPR
I want to support Florida's 5/PBS
Donate a Vehicle
Day Sponsorship Payments
Underwriting Payments