The Washburn Review

WUPD emphasizes communication, cooperation

Yash Chitrakar

September 22, 2017

The Washburn University Police Department has protected and served Washburn for 20 years.On any given day, WUPD officers can be seen riding their bicycles around the grounds, patrolling surrounding parking lots in their cruisers...

WUPD celebrates 20 years of protecting, serving campus

Jessica Knieff

August 10, 2017

The Washburn University Police Department celebrated 20 years Aug. 9, but they were keeping the campus safe long before that.The 1998 handbook for the very first WUPD described the transition from a security force to a campus...

Washburn Police increase campus safety

Natalie Engler

April 25, 2016

The Washburn University Police Department is updating its safety procedures and security measures due to an increased demand for more security by students. University police have started this process through briefings with residenti...

Response to sexual assault raises concerns

Ryan Ogle

February 25, 2015

As reported last week, univer­sity police are investigating a reported rape on campus.According to Washburn University Police Department Capt. Chris Enos, the incident occurred on the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 11 between the hours...