Clery Law Reports

Campus Crime Reports

Office of Public Safety Report - 2019-12-04 to 2019-12-06

The crime log incidents posted may not match the crime statistics as reported in the Annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report per the federal Clery Act, as the crime log is compiled using the Illinois Crimes Code and the crime statistics are required by law to be compiled using the Federal Uniformed Crime Reporting definitions.

According to federal law, an institution may withhold any of the required fields of entry, e.g. the nature, date, time, location and/or disposition, if any of the following conditions apply. Disclosure is prohibited: by law; would jeopardize the confidentiality of the victim; would jeopardize an ongoing criminal investigation or the safety of an individual; would cause a suspect to flee or evade detection; or would result in the destruction of evidence.

On Dec. 5 at 10:32 p.m. the Illinois State Police handled a one vehicle accident at the corner of University Drive and Lafayette Street in which the vehicle struck the WIU Grand Entrance sign, causing damage to several letters. A damage estimate has not yet been provided. The Illinois State Police is the agency of record for the accident.