Fest Arrests Plummet

Fest season? More like arrest season.

Student arrests often spike during Fest Season, as the daytime parties offer a visible venue for illegal activity to be noticed by the heightened police presence. Even so, arrests have been dropping in recent years. The data in this infographic was compiled from The Post and WOUB News.

While OU’s party school reputation continues to rise, surprisingly, less students are being arrested at fests. Any theories?¬†Feel free to let us know in the comment section below or by using #ATNUnearthed.}

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Rachel is a senior journalism student at Ohio University who's pretending that graduation isn't right around the corner. When she isn't busy checking items off of her Athens bucket list, she's focusing on writing about the town she isn't yet ready to leave.

Rachel Cassidy

Rachel is a senior journalism student at Ohio University who's pretending that graduation isn't right around the corner. When she isn't busy checking items off of her Athens bucket list, she's focusing on writing about the town she isn't yet ready to leave.

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