University of Toledo investigating sexual assaults on campus

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The president of the University of Toledo is telling students that their safety is her top priority after three sexual assaults were reported in little over a month since mid-October.

University President Sharon Gaber sent a letter to the campus community this past week that says the university and its police department are investigating all three reported assaults.

The Blade newspaper in Toledo says that police reports describe all three as rapes. It also says the victims knew the suspects and are Toledo students.

Campus police recorded seven reports of rape from 2013-2015.

Gaber’s letter to students says they need to look out for each other and intervene when someone is threatened.

The most recent sexual assault was reported last weekend. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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