The Washburn Review

Crime Report Jan. 11

January 11, 2019

No funny businessJan. 2. A report was made from Memorial Union. Suspicious behavior observed on the campus, subjects given a notice to leave.Information reportJan. 4. A report was made from Whiting. Complainant wanted to report ha...

Opinion: National Crime Prevention Month

September 28, 2018

In 1984, the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) designated October as National Crime Prevention Month. Every year since then, organizations at the local, state and national levels have reached out to educate the public, sho...

‘Kin:’ a dull story about a deadly gun that befriends a boy

September 1, 2018

The movie with a magic gun and a 14-year-old boy who befriends it.The movie “Kin” stars a new actor named Myles Truitt, who plays Eli. Co-starring with Truitt is Jack Reynor, who portrays Jimmy. The movie is directed by Jonath...

‘Ocean’s 8’ lacking in style compared to past films

Andrew Shermoen

June 9, 2018

An all-female cast dazzles in the newest entry to the “Ocean’s” heist film franchise, but their talent only barely elevates a film in which director Gary Ross is unable to live up to former director Steven Soderbergh’s...

Topeka ranked 32 in most violent cities in the nation

Emily Unruh

April 17, 2018

In an April 2018 Business Insider article, FBI crime statistics were used to rank the most violent cities in the nation. The data included the number of violent crimes committed in these cities including murder, rape, robbery an...

Editorial: Sexual Assault

Editorial: Sexual Assault

November 29, 2017

Monday homicide marks 2017 as record breaking

Jessica Knieff

November 29, 2017

With 33 days left, 2017 has become Topeka’s most fatal year on record. Twenty-nine people have been murdered this year. The previous annual record was 28 and was met in 1994 and 2016 according to a homicide database maintain...

Professor talks on sex trafficking

Photo Mark Feuerborn

November 13, 2017

Talking crime: Washburn professor Sharon Sullivan gave a presentation discussing the realities of sex trafficking. In her slides, she showed just how young many prostitutes start out statistically, and discussed ways the com...

Crime Report 11-8-17

Crime Report 11-8-17

November 8, 2017