In a statement Tuesday, the Department of Public Safety and Security wrote that DPSS was not aware until Saturday afternoon of an assault on a University lecturer last week, referred in testimony before Ann Arbor City Council Monday.
A female student was approached by a man between 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Friday and told if she did not remove her hijab, he would set her on fire with a lighter, according to a University of Michigan Division of Public Safety and Security crime alert released Saturday morning.
On the second anniversary of the death of Aura Rosser, a Black woman killed by an Ann Arbor police officer in 2014, nearly 100 students and city residents organized a vigil in her honor Thursday evening.
An armed man wearing a mask climbed into the window of a house and robbed two residents at gunpoint on the 900 block of South State Street at 4:15 a.m. Tuesday, according to a crime alert from the University's Division of Public Safety and Security.
The University of Michigan Department of Public Safety and Security was called to downtown Ann Arbor after an unidentified man carrying an Islamic State flag and dressed in a thawb, a traditional Arab garment for men, attracted the attention of pedestrians Su