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Morgan State to add officers, require conflict-resolution training after campus violence

Morgan State to add officers, require conflict-resolution training after campus violence

Morgan State University President David Wilson said Wednesday that the school would hire more police officers, increase the punishment for fighting and require students to undergo conflict resolution training following three recent violent incidents on campus, the latest a fight that left three students injured Tuesday. The university will bolster its 30-officer police force with 10 new officers — six to be hired immediately and another four by the end of the fall semester, Wilson said. Any student caught fighting will be suspended from campus housing under a new "zero tolerance" policy, he said, and starting in the fall, all incoming students will be required to take...

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