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Students mourn on campus following the June 5th SPU shooting (Photo by Mat Hayward/Getty Images)

Police: College Student Disarmed SPU Gunman

A student building monitor at Seattle Pacific University disarmed the gunman after he entered the foyer at Otto Miller Hall, and several other people jumped on top of him and pinned him down until police officers arrived, police said

CBS Seattle–06/06/2014

File photo of a cop car with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

WWU President Dismayed By Weekend Melee Off-Campus

Western Washington University President Bruce Shepard acknowledged Monday that the school is facing challenges when it comes to student drug and alcohol use, but he says an off-campus melee that erupted Saturday is counter to the university’s culture.

CBS Seattle–10/14/2013

File photo of a police cruiser flashing its lights. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Wash. Police: College Revelers Clash With Officers

Hundreds of college-age revelers in Washington state — thwarted in efforts to continue a large party — threw projectiles at police who responded with pepper spray to disperse them, officials said.

10/13/2013

File photo of a police officer holding a bottle of pepper spray. (Photo by Aaron Tam/AFP/GettyImages)

Suit: Police Used Excessive Force In Occupy March

A photograph of an Occupy Portland demonstrator blasted with pepper spray as she opened her mouth to shout at a police officer became a defining image of the month-long encampment.

CBS Seattle–08/06/2013

File photo of Air Jordan basketball shoes. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Chaos Erupts Across US Over New Air Jordan Shoes

Fights, vandalism and arrests marked the release of Nike’s new Air Jordan basketball shoes as a shopping rush on stores across the country led to unrest that nearly turned into rioting.

12/24/2011

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New Nike Air Jordan Shoes Cause Near Riot in Tukwila

The release of Nike’s new Air Jordan basketball shoes caused a frenzy at shoe stores early Friday, with police using pepper spray on a group of rowdy customers at Southcenter Mall.

12/23/2011

Police take down tents at Occupy Wall Street in New York City. (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Occupy Seattle Protester Allegedly Has Miscarriage After Clash With Police

Protesters with Occupy Seattle report that a pregnant teenager suffered a miscarriage after she was doused with pepper spray last week as the movement clashed with Seattle police.

11/22/2011