UNIVERSITY PRESS

Boca police preparing for a press briefing Sunday afternoon after gunshots were reported in the Town Center Mall. Photo by Israel Fontoura

Update: 1 injured in suspected shooting incident at mall near FAU, police say

October 13, 2019

Police say there was no evidence of gunfire.

Max Jackson | former Staff Photographer

Retired FAU librarian dies after being beaten, burned by delivery man in Boca

August 21, 2019

Former FAU librarian Evelyn Smith Udell, 75, died after she was beaten and burned in her home by a delivery man dropping off ...

Photo courtesy of Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

Second suspect gets 19 years for role in 2015 UPark shooting

December 13, 2017

Rodrick Woods was charged with second-degree murder, armed burglary and armed robbery.

Photo courtesy of Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

FAU police: Man brings BB gun into Parliament Hall

October 25, 2017

The man’s attorney said he waved the gun to break up a fight involving his girlfriend.

Joshua Dalton. Photo courtesy of the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office

Boca police: FAU fraternity treasurer charged with grand theft of $18,000

October 11, 2017

Joshua Dalton was arrested after making multiple fraudulent charges using a Sigma Chi Lambda Tau debit card.

FAU police stand outside the Humanities and Technology building. Joe Pye | Editor in Chief

2016 Boca campus dating violence nearly 4 times higher than previous year

October 1, 2017

Annual reports of aggravated assault also increased.

Alexander Gillis. Photo courtesy of the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office

University Park shooter faces 48 years for killing FAU student

September 25, 2017

Alexander Gillis pleaded guilty to the shooting.

Sean Brammer sworn in as Chief of FAU police by Stacy Volnick Vice President for Administrative Affairs and Chief Administrative Officer on July 26. Photo courtesy of FAU PD

Q&A: Sean Brammer named chief of university police

August 8, 2017

Brammer has been interim chief for over a year and a half and has been with the police department for more than a decade.

Illustration by Ivan Benavides

Fraud Watch: Scam artists are everywhere, including this university

August 1, 2017

A rundown of what happened between two FAU students that ended with an arrest and an empty bank account

Damian Francois. Photo courtesy of Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

FAU police: Former rec center student employee allegedly scammed schoolmate out of more than $1,400

July 26, 2017

The student was first contacted through an Instagram direct message.

David Blum. Photo courtesy of Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

Boca police: Alleged hit-and-run driver who put FAU student in coma arrested

July 25, 2017

Victim Mitchell Reidy suffered head injuries from the incident in February of this year.

A Boca Raton police cruiser sits at the intersection of 20th and 2nd Street Friday while the department looks for a suspect in the area. Joe Pye | News Editor

Boca police officer suffered head injury during 20th Street search, suspect identified

May 19, 2017

A Boca police officer suffered a head injury while chasing a suspect that started a four-hour search on 20th Street last Friday, according to Boca police records.