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Suffolk County Sheriff Errol Toulon, Jr., pictured above, was invited to speak at an event hosted by the College Democrats on Monday, Feb. 26. Toulon is the first African American in Long Island history to hold the position. ERROL TOULON/FACEBOOK

New sheriff talks policy with College Democrats

Brianne Ledda February 27, 2018
The newly inaugurated sheriff of Suffolk County, Errol Toulon, discussed his policies and positions with Stony Brook students on Monday night at an event hosted by the College Democrats.
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A woman holding a candle at a vigil for the Chapel Hill shooting victims in 2015. On March 26, 2019, Stony Brook students gathered for another vigil for the Christchurch, New Zealand shooting victims. HEATHER KHALIFA/ STATESMAN FILE

What are we doing to prevent school shootings?

Andrew Goldstein February 15, 2018
The Stony Brook University Police Department has a website dedicated to Active Shooter Programs, along with a video about active shooter preparedness — instructing viewers how to act if an active shooter situation occurs on campus.
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The Axon Body 2 camera worn by a UPD officer.ARACELY JIMENEZ/STATESMAN FILE

University Police outfit officers with body-worn cameras

Josh Farber April 9, 2017
The Stony Brook University Police Department has deployed a fleet of new body-worn cameras, intended to increase transparency.
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UPD enters pilot phase of body camera program

UPD enters pilot phase of body camera program

Mahreen Khan October 1, 2016
The Stony Brook University Police Department on Sept. 12 entered the pilot phase of a new body-worn camera program.
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Saturday evening fire burns in ONeill College dorm

Saturday evening fire burns in O’Neill College dorm

Arielle Martinez November 21, 2015
The fire started around 7 p.m., and the flames could be seen burning through the window of a second-floor dorm room.
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SCPD says death outside Stimson College appeared to be a suicide

Arielle Martinez December 2, 2014
At 11:06 p.m., President Samuel L. Stanley Jr. sent a campus-wide email stating that the male student died of his injuries at the University Hospital.
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The University Police Department arrested the suspect after police spotted him at the Stony Brook Long Island Railroad platform and he fled into a nearby wooded area. (BASIL JOHN / THE STATESMAN)

Man in possession of unloaded firearm and meat cleaver arrested on campus

Kelly Zegers October 5, 2014
At approximately 3:15 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4, the Stony Brook University Police Department arrested Joseph Bryan Lloyd, 30, of Brooklyn, N.Y.
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