Other (indicate in message) Submitted: March 25, 2021 | Updated: March 25, 2021

[See Editor’s Note](March 2021) Submission related to “Western Carolina University – Clery Fire and Police Data” 09/07/2017- 03/10/2021

Original Subject:
Western Carolina University - Clery Fire and Police Data

Original Message:
Western Carolina University is required to collect and maintain data relating to the Clery Act, this process started in the early 2000s. Through various means, much of the data is still accessible. However, from 9/7/2017 to the present day, all Clery Act data is removed from public view after 60 calendar days from the initial incident. This request is to ask that the data from 9/7/2017, to the present day, 3/10/2021, be submitted and/or published for public viewing. According to law, the Police Daily Activity Log should contain the following elements: Case #,Occured on/or between, Reported (date), Name, Location, and Disposition. The Fire Clery Act Data is required to contain the Case Number, Date/Time Reported, Nature, Date/Time Occured, and Location.

This request is to get the missing data, essential for public safety and bettering the campus community.”


Start Date / End Date:
September 07, 2017 - March 10, 2021

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Editor’s Note 03/25/21: The above submission has been marked as “Completed”.

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Status: Completed


  • March 25, 2021 5:43 pm

    3 years ago

    Submitted to Sunshine Request
    Status: Pending