Unofficial by the numbers

By Eric Anderson

Unofficial 2008 Statistics

  • 199 notices to appear in court issued

    (30 percent to University students)

  • 87 minors ticketed
  • 7 minors ticketed for open alcohol
  • 6 sales to a minor from private parties
  • 3 public urinations
  • 9 violations of pedestrian laws while drinking
  • 1 throwing object
  • 1 littering
  • 1 providing alcohol to minor
  • 72 public possessions of alcohol
  • 3 sales of kegs to minors
  • “Well over” 100 cars towed
  • 28 medical calls
  • 17 transportations to hospitals
  • 1 charge for possession of controlled substance

Source: Robin Kaler, University Spokeswoman

27 institutions represented during campus ‘holiday’

  • University of Illinois
  • Western Michigan University
  • Triton Community College
  • DePaul University
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Indiana University
  • Loyola University
  • Beloit College
  • Eastern Illinois University
  • Western Illinois University
  • Parkland College
  • Northern Illinois University
  • University of Ill. Chicago
  • Illinois State University
  • Illinois Weslyan University
  • Drake University
  • University of Michigan
  • Marquette University
  • University of Iowa
  • Morraine Valley Community College
  • Joliet Community College
  • Washington University
  • Purdue University
  • Wheaton College
  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • Oakton Community College
  • Harold Washington Community College

Source: Robin Kaler, University spokeswoman