Temple Police Treading An Expanded Beat These Days

 

Photo: Andrew Thayer, for The Inquirer

Temple University Police step up their game | Photo: Andrew Thayer, The Inquirer

  •  Beginning this fall semester, Temple University’s 130-officer police force  has increased its patrol reach to address mounting safety concerns for the estimated five to six thousands students now said to live just beyond the campus’ boundaries. The Inquirer explains that a vicious March brick attack on a female student accelerated the planned patrol expansion from 16th to 18th Streets.
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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