Drug, Alcohol-related crimes up on campus
Burglaries, drug crimes and alcohol-related crimes rose on the University of Illinois campus last year, based on a report required by federal law.
Among the findings:
– Referrals to campus disciplinary action for liquor law violations rose more than any other crime, from 664 in 2008 to 884 last year.
– Arrests for liquor law violations stayed almost exactly the same, rising from 292 to 293.