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AU Student Leader targeted in an “online post authored by a white supremacist”

by Prince Of Petworth May 5, 2017 at 11:45 am 18 Comments

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From the AU Police Department:

“Responding to & Preventing Cyber Harassment

An online post authored by a white supremacist was discovered on May 4, 2017, by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) targeting a student leader. American University Police is investigating the incident and encourages the community to follow these safety tips on cyber harassment.

Safety-Advisory-05-05-2017-Cyber-Harassment (PDF)

If you have information related to this incident, or witness suspicious activity online or in person, please call the American University Police at 202-885-3636 or 911 for the Metropolitan Police Department.

Make a Confidential Tip through the University Police Webpage.”

Ed. Note: Earlier this week in a different case the American University Police issued an alert and a “$1,000 reward regarding the recent racially motivated hate crime on campus.”

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