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Friday, January 20th, 2012

Suspected San Marcos sex offender captured at border

The search is over for the man accused of sexually assaulting and kidnapping a Texas State student on Tuesday.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Student says man tricked him into posing in his boxers

A man charged in Lubbock with promising to pay male students big bucks to pose nude and then stiffing them out of money is allegedly now preying on the strapping young men of Texas State University.

Friday, October 7th, 2011

Police locate student suspected of making threats

Police are attempting to contact Nathaniel Joseph Doyle, a 22-year-old Texas State student who has allegedly made death threats and may be armed in the area.

Monday, October 12th, 2009

UPD seeks sex assault suspect

Texas State University Police (UPD) are looking for the assailant in a Monday morning sexual assault on campus. A female student reported that she was forced into a car at knife point in the Pleasant Street Garage...

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

UPD honored for supporting criminal justice majors

The University Police Department was honored by The Hispanic American Police Command Officers Association for its work developing internship programs.