The Independent

Netflix’s ‘Unbelievable’ review

Ana Peres Bogo, Writer

September 24, 2019

The new Netflix series “Unbelievable” is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning article “An Unbelievable Story of Rape” written by T. Christian Miller and Ken Armstrong. They tell the story of a girl named Marie who was raped in her apartment. She reported the crime to the police, but because of the way the police responded...


NEIU’s Grant from Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women

January 22, 2019

Last Oct., NEIU was awarded a $300,000 grant lasting three years to “help with proactive prevention and e...

NEIU Police Blotter: Oct. 3 - Nov. 1

NEIU Police Blotter: Oct. 3 – Nov. 1

November 6, 2018

Oct. 3 - The Nest: Officers responded to verbal dispute between roommates. A verbal threat was made prior ...

A venti with a shot of racial discrimination

Amaris E. Rodriguez, Opinions Editor

April 24, 2018

Recently, the coffee mega-giant Starbucks has come under scrutiny over the viral incident that occurred at one of their Philadelphia locations. Earlier this month two black males were arrested after the manager called the police stating that they were refusing to leave the establishment. Welcome to racial discrimination in 2018. ...

Police Blotter April 10

April 10, 2018

March 23 – Lech Walesa Hall: Racial and sexually explicit writing found on a chalkboard. March 28 ...

Police Blotter March 13

March 16, 2018

The following occurred on the main campus between Feb. 22 to March 7:   Feb. 22 - Library: Officers responded to a c...

Police Blotter

Courtesy of NEIU Police

September 8, 2016

The following offenses occurred at NEIU’s main campus between Aug. 18 and Aug. 19: Aug. 18 – Library: People were stuck in an elevator. All people were rescued. Aug. 19 – C Building: Chicago Fire Department responded to a fire alarm. Alarm was reset. Aug. 19 – The Nest: There was a verbal disturbance over a...

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Queen B’s World Tour Gets Stung by Police Boycott

March 15, 2016

Rekia Boyd, Eric Garner, Dillon Taylor, Laquan McDonald and Tamir Rice are only a handful of lives tak...

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