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Tips for a Safe Spring Break

Monday, February 26, 2024
Learn what you can do to stay safe weather you're staying in town, or traveling internationally.

Crime Alert: Sexual Assault

Monday, February 26, 2024
In the interest of campus safety, we want everyone to be aware University of Iowa officials received a report of a sexual assault that occurred during the early morning hours on Thursday, Feb. 22, in an east side residence hall. The assault was reportedly perpetrated by an acquaintance. 

UI expands 24/7 Support and Crisis Line services to faculty, staff, postdocs

Monday, February 26, 2024
The 24-hour crisis line has been available to students since fall 2021. Employees can call or text 844-461-5420 for free and confidential support. The service also includes an option to chat online with a trained crisis counselor. Anyone with an immediate concern for the safety of themselves or others should call 911.

Solon, North Liberty Fire Department respond to fire at Iowa Raptor Project

Friday, February 16, 2024
The cause of the fire remains under investigation and a damage estimate is not yet available.

Crime Alert: Sexual Assault

Wednesday, February 14, 2024
In the interest of campus safety, we want everyone to be aware University of Iowa officials received a report of a sexual assault that occurred during the late night hours on Tuesday, Feb. 6, in an area west of the University of Iowa Health Care Medical Center Downtown. The assault was reportedly perpetrated by an acquaintance. 

Arrests made following Dec. 25 Hawk Alert

Thursday, January 25, 2024
As a result of an investigation into the shots fired on Dec. 25, 2023, which led to Hawk Alert, Iowa City Police have made multiple arrests.

Reminder: Extreme Weather Protocol for Building Closures

Wednesday, January 10, 2024
Coordination and approval are essential for any organization, department, or unit considering adjustments to building access or hours of operation due to inclement weather. Requests, along with relevant details, should be sent as early as possible to DPS-OEM@uiowa.edu by the entity requesting the change.

Winter Weather Safety Reminders

Wednesday, January 10, 2024
Now that winter weather has arrived, and colder temperatures are expected, it’s important to check the weather forecast before traveling and plan accordingly to stay safe.

Campus Safety teams up with Student Government to support student safety

Tuesday, January 9, 2024
Campus Safety has teamed up with Undergraduate Student Government and Graduate and Professional Student Government to distribute personal safety alarms to students. Those interested in receiving a personal safety alarm should mark their calendars, and plan to attend an upcoming safety tabling event. Please be prepared to present your student ID.

Crime Alert: Sexual Assault

Friday, December 8, 2023
In the interest of campus safety, we want everyone to be aware that University of Iowa officials received a report of a sexual assault that occurred during the early morning hours on Friday, Dec. 8, at an east side residence hall. The assault was reportedly perpetrated by an acquaintance.