Defines and discusses sexual harassment and stalking as well as consent, coercion, and stepping in. The Appeal Decision-makers may consult with the Title IX Coordinator on questions of procedure, rationale, or clarification, if needed. Please fill out the form below and we will provide you with the best and most timely assistance. Each apartment has standalone smoke detectors. Public property is defined as all public property, including thoroughfares, streets, sidewalks, and parking facilities, that is within the campus, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. A shelter-in-place notification may come from several sources, including the Department of Public Safety, the Boise Police Department, Housing and Residence Life staff, other Boise State employees, or other authorities utilizing the Universitys emergency communication tools. Each apartment has standalone smoke detectors, exterior manual pull stations and exterior audible and visible alarm notification devices. The Caldwell Fire Department was founded in 1891 as The Magic City Engine Company. If you are interested in previous years, please contact us. Potential life-threatening situations on the campus, Extreme weather conditions (official weather warnings), Unplanned University closures (weather, power outages, etc. Recognizing that the perpetrator of violence or abuse is the sole party responsible for that behavior and that victims are never to blame, the following are some strategies to reduce ones risk of sexual violence. We cover approximately 150 square miles and staff three stations, which house three engines, a brush truck, tender, and a battalion chief. Boise State has seven separate campuses, listed below. Campus community members who feel they have been the victim of sexual assault, domestic/dating violence, or stalking have the right to file a complaint with the University at any time. The lawful possession of firearms by qualified retired law enforcement officers, as such officers are defined in 18 U.S.C. After receiving the response from both parties, the Investigator may elect to respond in writing in the investigation report to the parties submitted responses and/or to share the responses between the parties for additional responses. Crime reporting for Boise States separate campuses is covered in those sections of this report. Undergraduate and graduate students may also register and receive 1-2 credits by attending a certain number of hours of workshops and completing a final learning assessment. PERSI Website PERSI Member Handbook PERSI Benefits at a Glance (PDF) PERSpectives Member Newsletters A cooperative effort by the CWI Facilities Maintenance Department and building occupants is used in surveying exterior doors. For more information, contact the Department of Public Safety at (208) 426-6911. Agreement to engage in a course of conduct shall not be considered as freely given, and shall not constitute consent, when it is obtained through harassment, coercion, threats, or other forcible conduct. Resources for civilians at this campus are the same as for the main campus. Tulare County Fire Department Annual Report 2021. Boise State always advocates for the prompt and accurate reporting of all crimes. This class covers the issues of sexual assault, relationship violence, stalking and other prevention material dealing with personal safety, including tips and suggestions for home, work, or school activities. This means we can all make a difference by choosing to speak out, intervene, or do something when we hear disrespectful jokes or comments or witness disrespectful or harmful actions. Receive a copy of the investigation report, including all facts, policy, and all relevant and directly related evidence available and used to produce the investigation report, subject to the privacy limitations imposed by state and federal law, prior to the hearing, and the right to have at least ten (10) business days to review the report prior to the hearing. Medical direction is provided by a medical directorate of emergency department physicians from area hospitals. The University will act to ensure that Support Measures have the least academic impact possible and do not unreasonably burden either party. For definitions of primary prevention and awareness programming, see Appendix A. CARE alerts can be submitted anonymously. Unless a pastoral or counseling relationship exists, this report should be made regardless of the relationship between the individual who demonstrated threatening behavior and the person(s) who were threatened or focus of the threatening behavior. Neither silence, the absence of resistance, nor the existence of a prior consensual sexual relationship are sufficient to indicate consent. The target audience was residential students. Intel Operations (Daily & Tactical Reports) Intel Training, User Guides & How to Tips. The Boise State CARE program is responsible for responding to reports of concern received from the campus community and offers regular training to the campus community. A felony drug crime may result in incarceration in a state penitentiary, or a fine not to exceed $25,000, or both. The complex is located on N. Lakeharbor Ln. Written notification to victims about options for, and available assistance in, changing academic, living, transportation, and working situations whether the victim chooses to report the crime to law enforcement or not. The lawful possession of a weapon by members of the Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) program, when directed by a provision of the program and with permission of the Associate Vice President of Public Safety. The course is a gender-based violence prevention and response training which includes information on policies and legal definitions, reporting requirements, risk reductions strategies, bystander intervention, instruction on responding to disclosures, avoiding retaliation, and maintaining a respectful environment. If the President, a Vice President, or a representative from the Office of Communication and Marketing is not available, then the Department of Public Safety may create the message without consultation. Reports that a fire occurred in a Housing and Residence Life facility must be made for inclusion in the Annual Fire Safety Report. A weapon is defined by University Policy # 12080 as any animate or inanimate device, instrument, material, or substance used for, or is readily capable of, causing death or serious bodily injury. These private security companies provide both parking and event security services throughout the year. Disclosure of threatening behavior may be necessary to protect the health and safety of the campus community or as required by law. The Title IX Coordinator can be reached by phone at (208) 426-1750. Be notified of existing campus and community medical services, victim advocacy, legal assistance, visa and immigration assistance, student financial aid assistance, counseling and mental health services whether or not the crime is reported to campus or civil authorities. A second programming track is hosted by first-year students living on campus to learn information on the above topics from a diverse array of campus partners. Catherine Odom. The Department of Public Safety is responsible for investigating a report of a missing student, which is a student who has been missing for at least 24 hours. (1 in on-campus housing and 1 that was unfounded), There were 7 reported Hate Crimes for the year 2021. Published content also typically includes information about risk reduction, bystander intervention, crime reporting options and campus resources. The purpose of this program is to ensure that each exterior door and its locking mechanism are working properly. The courses cover content including Clery Act requirements, the definitions of Clery Act crimes including sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking, and also provides crime reporting options and resources. * Crime statistic requests were sent to various law enforcement agencies related to Boise States non-campus properties. This is an ongoing risk reduction training offered to employees who want to learn more about Title IX and mandatory reporting policies. March 02, 2023 - Thursday 3 *C* Shift. Stairwells are protected with fire doors. Campus Safety & Security can be reached at 25560 E Opportunity, Nampa, ID 83687 in the Nampa Campus Willow A Building or by calling (208) 562-3333. This training will be offered throughout the year for employees. The provisions of subsections (1) and (2) of this section shall not affect the age requirements in any other provision of law, unless otherwise provided in any such law. In addition, residents are emailed prior to their arrival on campus with the expectation they review all Housing and Residence Life policies. This report contains information about University fire safety practices and is prepared in cooperation with Housing and Residence Life, the Department of Public Safety, Environmental Health, Safety and Sustainability, and other University departments. Students, faculty, staff, guests, and visitors may obtain access to campus buildings and facilities outside of normal business hours with proper authorization. Ask general questions, plan an event or submit a records request. Intelligence Resources & Training. All Clear notifications must be approved by the current Incident Commander on-scene at the incident. Crime prevention brochures and other printed material related to motor vehicle safety, residence hall security, personal safety, life safety, etc., are available at the Department of Public Safety substation and handed out at tabling events throughout the year. Hate crimes, arrests and referrals for drug/liquor/weapons violations, and the crimes of arson, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking do not fall under the Hierarchy Rule are counted along with the most serious crime committed in situations where more than one Clery-reportable crime has occurred in a given incident. For the purpose of this definition, a course of conduct is defined as two or more incidents. The University cannot guarantee equal Advisory rights, meaning that if one party selects an Advisor who is an attorney, and the other party requests that the University appoint an Advisor, there is no obligation to appoint an Advisor who is an attorney. Surveys of exterior lighting on campus are conducted by Boise State Senior Security Officers on a regular basis, and discrepancies are reported to the Facilities Operations and Maintenance Department for appropriate action. Access relevant and directly related evidence obtained and to respond to that evidence. Once mailed, emailed and/or received in-person, notice will be presumptively delivered. Gender Equity Center (GEC) staff members collaborated with a number of campus departments and student clubs to offer annual programs including a variety of pre-packaged workshops and panel expertise at orientation sessions. Access Anonymous Reporting Form online. preventative maintenance and sustainability programs for facilities, design and construction oversight for new facilities. The updated definition of rape is used for Clery purposes in this report. Federal penalties for the use, possession, or distribution of illicit drugs are similarly severe and complex. Additional procedures for reporting sexual assaults, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking, as well as response to these reports, are outlined later in this document in the section titled Sexual Harassment, Sexual Misconduct, Dating Violence, Domestic Violence, and Stalking. Also included in the exception are on-duty armored transport personnel. The Notice of Outcome will specify the finding on each alleged policy violation; the findings of fact that support the determination; conclusions regarding the application of the relevant policy to the facts at issue; a statement of, and rationale for, the result of each allegation to the extent the university is permitted to share such information under state or federal law; any sanctions issued which the university is permitted to share according to state or federal law; and any remedies provided to the Complainant designed to ensure access to the universitys Education Program or Activities, to the extent the university is permitted to share such information under state or federal law (this detail is not typically shared with the Respondent unless the remedy directly relates to the Respondent). Additionally, the document contains information about the procedures for initiating institutional disciplinary action in cases of alleged sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking. Team will: Educate the campus community on active by-stander intervention, bias incidents, crisis management, monitoring behavior, and threat assessment. 100% of all proceeds are dedicated to the serve, support and education of any member of the greater Boise community who is underprivileged, the victim of sickness and/or tragedy, disabled, homeless or in need. Forsyth County is a great place to call home and to do business. When a student or employee reports to Boise State that they have been the victim of a sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence or stalking, whether the offense occurred on or off-campus, the University will provide them with a written document explaining their rights, options, resources and procedures victims should follow if such a VAWA crime occurred. These telephones can be used to report a criminal incident, a fire, or any other type of emergency or suspicious activity. The fire alarm system has smoke and heat detectors, manual pull stations, and audible and visible alarm notification devices. Below is a list of some other ways you can look out for your community members through being an active bystander. If someone has significant responsibility for student and campus activities, he or she is a CSA. One of these programming opportunities is the First Community Meeting, hosted by a Resident Assistant fall and spring semesters, where residents learn about campus policies and procedures, resources, and expectations. 333 N. Mark Stall Pl. * Indicates resources that are typically only offered to military personnel and their dependents at Gowen Field. Be informed of available interim actions and Support Measures, such as counseling; advocacy; health care; legal, student financial aid, visa, and immigration assistance; or other services, both on campus and in the community. The Substance Abuse Block Grant will be used to initiate alcohol and drug prevention education, though the vehicle of employing a Substance Misuse Prevention Assistant. NIC Campus Security is the administrative unit responsible for campus security, policy, and procedures. Other employees shall not take it upon themselves to investigate such claims. Speak out if you hear someone talking about plans for taking advantage of, threatening, or otherwise causing harm to another person. Be informed of the names of all witnesses whose information will be used to make a finding, in advance of that finding, when relevant. NIC Campus Security and facilities personnel survey the grounds of the campus to ensure that shrubbery, trees and other vegetation have been properly trimmed to meet safety standards, within the guidelines of C.P.T.E.D. This can be done in addition to or in lieu of filing a criminal complaint, and can be done even if police conclude they do not have sufficient evidence for a criminal violation. Contact information about where the campus community can request information about and apply for Civil and Tribal Protection Orders is detailed below based on which Boise State campus you attend or which tribe you are a member of. Additionally, information is provided about how and to whom harassment and discrimination should be reported. (Note: This count is primarily unique, but includes some overlap in participants who return to various GEC events. Information regarding the parties medical/mental health issues that are not relevant to the complaint will not be included in the summary. The ultimate determination of whether an Alternate Resolution option is available in a given case is to be made by the Title IX Coordinator. 2) interrupting behaviors associated with sexual violence and The Department of Public Safety also offers a way for the campus community to anonymously report threats or crimes through their website. Security escort service is available and will be provided upon request by calling the Department of Public Safety at (208) 426-6911. Boise State determines whether the circumstances warrant a Timely Warning on a case-by-case basis using the procedures described below. Be informed in writing of when a decision by the University is considered final and any changes to the sanction(s) that occur before the decision is finalized. The Boise Fire Department is committed to the goals of the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy, to provide effective firefighter response, create fire adapted communities and to help create more resilient landscapes. Formal surveys of exterior lighting on campus are conducted routinely by the NIC Security Department and work closely with the NIC Physical Plant to have all lighting issues addressed in a timely manner. Boise Fire Department serves a population of over 300,000 residents. It triggered a large and swift response. The firefighters operate within a rotating three platoon system working a 48-hour tour of duty every 6 days. As such, Boise State offers or facilitates a number of crime prevention and security awareness programs to the campus community. If disciplinary action is proposed, Human Resources will assist the hiring authority in initiating the applicable disciplinary process. Utilize features of Boise States free mobile safety application, Rave Guardian, that allows users to text and call the Department of Public Safety if help is needed, and also allows users to look out for one another by designating Guardians to look out for them as they go about their day. Boise State prohibits the illegal possession, use and sale of alcohol and illegal drugs. We inform all students and employees that although they may be criminally liable for any action they take that violates Idaho law, the University will hold them to the more restrictive standards embedded in University policy and these standards shall be enforced through the employee disciplinary and student conduct processes. Privacy of the records specific to the investigation is maintained in accordance with Idaho law and federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 FERPA statute, as well as any other applicable law or regulation. The result must include any sanctions imposed by Boise State. Unless imminent life-threatening conditions exist, relocation of these individuals shall be limited to the designated Areas for Evacuation Assistance. Additionally, Boise State utilizes contracted security services for events across campus. Comprehensive Annual Financial Report - 2019 7.24 MB. The report presents current information about the various functions in the department, and recognizes personnel who are new to the department, have performed outstanding service or achieved career milestones. The Title IX Coordinator or designee determines which accommodations and other measures to provide based on each incidents individual circumstances and the needs and wishes of the requesting party. The Volunteer Campus Corp is staffed seasonally by individuals who share the goal of keeping the Boise State campus a safe and pleasant place to live, study, work, and visit. The University will obtain voluntary, written confirmation that all parties wish to resolve the matter through Informal Resolution before proceeding and will not pressure the parties to participate in Informal Resolution. Formal surveys of exterior lighting on campus are conducted by CWI staff on a continuing basis, and a discrepancy report is directed to the CWI Maintenance Department for appropriate action if necessary. The hearing facilitator may be invited to attend the deliberation by the Decision-maker, but is there only to facilitate procedurally, not to address the substance of the allegations. However, each party shall be solely responsible for paying any fees charged by the Advisor. The third programming track includes Resident Assistants sharing information or coordinating campus partners to present on the topics above. Reviews reports of concern and conducts proactive intervention and assessment to prevent acts of violence or self-harm. To request our 1 hour Targeted Violence Awareness course to be conducted in your location of choice, fill out ourTargeted Violence Awareness request form. The Vice President for University Affairs, Chief Operating Officer and Chief of Staff of the Presidents Office will review the alert and may distribute the notice to Trustees, officers, or staff, as deemed necessary and appropriate. The training also incorporates multiple evidence-based learning theories in order to achieve specific behavior change objectives. Every year, the Forest fire staff manages over 100 wildland fires within those acres. The plan is activated whenever an emergency affecting the campus cannot be controlled through normal response measures. For more information, see Boise State policy #2020. Have allegations of violations of this Policy responded to promptly. If you see others engaging in disrespectful or inappropriate actions, speak up and get involved, or contact someone else to assist. The University owns or controls the site; It is not reasonably geographically contiguous with the main campus (farther than 1 mile away); It has an organized program of study; and. The abuse or illegal possession of alcohol is proscribed under Idaho law. The Special Operations Division of Boise Fire encompasses the dive swift water rescue, the technical rescue teams, airport rescue fire fighting at the Boise Airport and hazardous materials. Notify supervisor, administrator, or department chairperson. For more information about any of the crime prevention programs listed, please contact the Department of Public Safety at (208) 426- 6911 or via email at publicsafety@boisestate.edu. Driscoll Hall is 100% sprinkled with 2-hour firewalls and smoke control doors between the suites. While following the tips below cannot guarantee that you will not be a victim of a crime, your chances of being victimized can be reduced. It is not lawful for any person to carry a concealed Weapon when intoxicated under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Fire and Rescue; Annual Report Fire and Rescue. These reports are available daily most of the year, and weekly during the winter months. The findings and associated employment or student disciplinary actions based on this process, including all associated appeals and statutory rights as outlined above, are final and will not be further addressed through the student conduct process, departmental administration, or human resource processes. Yes No $25.00. Our annual reports are comprehensive reports on activities throughout the preceding 2 years. Turn on a radio or TV (if possible) and listen for further instructions. Police officers are empowered by Idaho law to make arrests, investigate crimes, and carry firearms on campus. The document also includes written notification to victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking about options for, available assistance in, and how to request changes to academic, living, transportation, and working situations or protective measures. AUS officials rely on sworn law enforcement personnel from the local jurisdiction to make any necessary arrests. Procedural irregularity that affected the outcome of the matter; New evidence that was not reasonably available at the time the determination regarding responsibility or dismissal was made, that could affect the outcome of the matter; and. In 2013, there were 134 fires on the Forest which burned almost 140,000 acres. College of Southern Idaho has a security department that regularly patrols the campus, located in the McManaman building on the CSI campus at 315 Falls Avenue, Twin Falls, Idaho, 83301, and can be reached at (208) 732-6605. Boise State students and employees can report non-emergency crimes, threats or other concerns anonymously online using the Silent Witness program. The Decision-maker will then prepare a written deliberation statement and deliver it to the Title IX Coordinator, detailing the determination, rationale, the evidence used in support of its determination, the evidence disregarded, credibility assessments, and any sanctions. The Notice of Appeal Outcome will specify the finding on each ground for appeal, any specific instructions for remand or reconsideration, and the rationale supporting the essential findings to the extent the University is permitted to share under state or federal law. It also provides hands-on techniques when having to physically protect oneself. The local law enforcement agency servicing the Gowen Field campus and its adjacent public property is the Boise Police Department, phone number (208) 377-6790. The provisions of subsections (1) and (2) of this section shall not affect the age requirements in any other provision of law, unless otherwise provided in any such law. The fire alarm system has smoke detectors, heat detectors, manual pull stations, and audible and visible alarm notification devices. In 2014, the definition of rape in the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Summary Reporting System was also revised to reflect the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) updated definition, which encompasses the categories of rape, sodomy, and sexual assault with an object that are used in the UCR National Incident-Based Reporting System. The application allows users to text or call the Department of Public Safety via the touch of a button to provide tips and request help. In Idaho, there are two different types of Civil Protection Orders as well as tribal-specific Protection Orders that can be applied for at a local courthouse. New Student Programs conducts 80 hours of annual training for student orientation leaders at the beginning of June every year. Skills are covered in classroom training, physical training and skill application. Each apartment has standalone smoke detectors, exterior manual pull stations and exterior audible and visible alarm notification devices. Copies of the report may also be obtained at the Department of Public Safety substation located at 2245 University Drive or by email at publicsafety@boisestate.edu. *Crimes reported in the residential facilities column are also included in the on-campus category. Charleston, South Carolina 29401-0304. The Department of Public Safety and the Boise Police Department Campus Patrol Unit and Crime Prevention Unit provide crime prevention presentations upon request to any campus department or student group. BFD Annual Reports. A person who is incapacitated by alcohol or illegal or prescription drugs, unconscious, or asleep cannot give consent. As nearly as possible, both Complainant and Respondent will be sent a written copy of the investigation summary simultaneously and will be given an opportunity to review all evidence collected. Any sanctions imposed as a result of the hearing are stayed during the appeal process. One of the first objectives of the EOC will be to ensure the campus community is notified immediately upon the confirmation of a significant emergency or dangerous situation involving an immediate threat to the health or safety of students or employees occurring on campus if the Department of Public Safety has not already done so. The Operations section is primarily responsible for overseeing Boise States security and police program and the Services section is primarily responsible for oversight of transportation and parking as well as integrated security technology information. Serve as consultants to members of the Boise State community to support in monitoring and assessing behavior and developing a plan of action to manage the behavior. Facilities Operations and Maintenance Department personnel and the Department of Public Safety continually survey the campus grounds to help ensure a safe environment. Periodically throughout the year, the Boise State Gender Equity Center, Office of Title IX and Institutional Equity, the Department of Public Safety, the Boise Police Department, and other campus departments present crime prevention and awareness sessions to both students and staff on sexual assault, bystander intervention, personal safety, campus and local resources, and security procedures and reporting options. Collect any emergency shelter-in-place supplies and a telephone to be used in case of emergency. Additionally, the University employs 4,176 faculty and staff and 2,100 student employees. Ladue Fire Department 9213 Clayton Rd Ladue, MO 63124 (314) 993-0181. The Office of Title IX and Institutional Equity provides annual training to Boise State Athletics and Housing and Residence Life staff that provides information about Title IX coverage, red flags, and reporting responsibilities. (iii)A person living in the same residence as the victim. Additionally, crimes can be reported to Campus Security Authorities (CSAs). The other party(ies) and their Advisors, the Title IX Coordinator, and, when appropriate, the Investigators and/or the original Decision-maker(s) will be mailed, emailed, and/or provided a hard copy of the request with the approved grounds and then be given 5 business days to submit a response to the portion of the appeal that was approved and involves them.