Ways you can prevent porch pirating this holiday season

TROY, Ala. (TROJANVISION) — The official start of the holiday can bring festive fun, memorable moments but also porch pirating.

According to a study by Security.com, package thieves have poached more than eight million dollars worth of merchandise this past year.

“Post-pandemic, everybody’s delivering more so now than they ever were before,” said Troy University…

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TUPD: Athletes’ parents are being targeted by phone scammers

TROY, Ala. (TROJANVISION) — TROY parents, beware; the Troy University Police Department (TUPD) says scam calls are targeting students’ parents.

It was a normal day for Troy University softball player D’aun Riggs. That is, until her coach told her team to be on the lookout for a scam that seems to be primarily affecting Troy…

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Conversations at restaurant inspire student to become an officer

TROY, Ala. (TROJANVISION) — A new Troy University Police Department (TUPD) officer has joined the ranks after befriending another officer at a local restaurant.

Four years ago TUPD Officer John Daniel Johnson went to Cook Out hoping to grab a quick bite. Little did he know he would end up changing Tatytana Lee’s life.

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TUPD officers use high-tech simulator to practice de-escalation tactics

TROY, Ala. (TROJANVISION) — Troy University Police Department (TUPD) officers are getting to practice de-escalation tactics without ever stepping foot on campus.

TUPD has brought in a new interactive simulator for law enforcement trainees. The new simulator was created by the company VirTra and features up to 500 scenarios for trainees to use.

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