San Francisco State University statement in response to on-campus incident

Campus Resources Regarding Viral Video

SAN FRANCISCO, March 29, 2016 – San Francisco State University released the following statement this morning regarding an incident that occurred March 28:

We are aware of the video made of an incident which occurred on campus yesterday afternoon. University police were called to the scene of the incident when it occurred. The two individuals involved in the incident are not San Francisco State University employees. Further, no criminal charges have been pressed at this time to the University’s knowledge. 

San Francisco State University promotes the rights of the campus community to engage in free speech, but does not condone behavior that impedes the safety or well-being of others.  We are taking the matter seriously and will promptly and thoroughly investigate this incident through applicable University channels, including our campus student conduct procedures.


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