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University of Toledo

Fatal shooting by campus cop prompts colleges' reviews

A University of Cincinnati police officer's fatal shooting of a motorist he stopped over a missing front license plate has grabbed other colleges' attention, prompting discussions and reviews of their own police policies. News of the July 19 shooting of motorist Samuel DuBose spread quickly through the campus law enforcement community. It has become a major topic of discussion by the State Universities Law Enforcement Administrators group, which includes representatives from all of Ohio's state universities. "This tragedy led some of us to determine that we should review our internal practices and find out whether or not they can be improved," said group...