U-M emergency protocol for active attackers
Nov. 28, 2016 - As news continues to unfold about today's incident at Ohio State University, we want to assure our community that we also train for such unfortunate situations.
At the University of Michigan, our officers regularly exercise protocols and are equipped to respond to active attackers.
Our training for our students, faculty and staff includes Run, Hide or Fight -- run if you can, hide if you can't and as a last resort fight.
Tips to prevent bike theft
Nov. 21, 2016 - Thefts of bicycles from the U-M campus continue to be a challenge for our U-M community.
So far in 2016, more than 70 bicycles have been reported stolen from campus locations. When bicycles serve as the primary mode of transportation for
many of us, we need to take every measure to ensure their security.
University offers $2,500 reward for suspect in sexual assault
Nov. 10, 2016 - The University of Michigan is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect in an October 7 sexual assault in Nichols Arboretum.
The suspect reportedly grabbed a student's arm as she was running near the Arb entrance off Geddes Ave. at approximately 8 p.m He pulled her to the ground, punched her in the face and sexually assaulted her. She was able to break free and run out of the Arb. A crime alert was issued October 7 and can be viewed here.
Anyone with information about the incident or suspect is encouraged to call the University of Michigan Police Department at 734-763-1131, the University's anonymous tip line at 1-800-863-1355 or email email@example.com.
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DPSS Crime Alerts
Crime alerts are issued when a crime is reported to law enforcement, either on or near campus, that in the judgment of the UMPD commanders constitutes an ongoing or continuing threat to the University community. The alerts are distributed via email to all U-M Ann Arbor students, staff and faculty; fliers posted around campus; email to non-campus subscribers; and this web site.
Click on the icon for crime alert details.