The Department of Campus Safety is staffed 24 hours a day year-round by trained professionals employed to serve the University community.
In life-threatening emergencies, or when you need immediate police, fire or medical assistance, make the following TWO calls: 911 and 303-871-3000 (1-3000).
DU Campus Safety logs over 62,000 computer aided dispatch events (approximately 170 per day) and over 13,000 calls for service. Additionally, approximately 1,000 reports are written annually by Campus Safety Officers.
To Report a Crime
You can report a crime or Honor Code violation to Campus Safety at any time by calling 303-871-2334. An officer will be sent to your location to take your report.
If you would like to anonymously provide Campus Safety with information about a crime or suspected crime, you may call the anonymous tip line at 303-871-3130. Please leave as much information as possible so that we may investigate the incident.
To formally report a sexual assault, contact Campus Safety.
Emergency notifications/alerts are designed to alert you via email, phone, voice mail, text message, and PDA in the event of an emergency on campus. Sign up Now through the Office of Emergency Preparedness.
The majority of crimes occurring on campus involve burglary or theft of property. Property Registration for your bicycle, laptop, computer, etc. is free.
Campus Safety offers a walking escort for students, staff and faculty who do not want to walk on campus alone after dark. Escorts will walk you to and from any location on campus. To request an escort, call 303-871-2334.
The Department of Campus Safety offers free CPR/AED training classes to staff and faculty. The class schedule is below. Please click on the link for the class you are interested in attending to be re-directed to a registration page.
R.A.D. (Rape Aggression Defense/Resisting Aggression with Defense) Class
R.A.D. systems is a self-defense class offered throughout the United States and Canada, primarily on college campuses. The program is designed to develop and enhance self-defense options so they become viable for people being attacked.
R.A.D. classes are held in the Campus Safety Center, 2130 S. High St., west of the Driscoll Center South building. The class fee is $25. Class size is limited.
R.A.D. For Women
R.A.D for women has its foundations in education and awareness. The course includes lecture, discussion and self-defense techniques suitable for women of all ages and abilities. Please see the video about the R.A.D. for women class at DU.
R.A.D For Women Class Schedule 2013:Please note- You will need to attend all sessions of the class you enroll for. Click on the hyperlink for the course you would like to attend to be re-directed to our registration page Course Offerings for 2014 will be posted in December, 2013
R.A.D. For Men
Beginning in the 2013/2014 academic year, Campus Safety will offer R.A.D. for men classes. R.A.D. for men stands for "Resisting Aggression with Defense". Participants will have the opportunity to: raise their awareness of aggressive behavior, recognize how aggressive behavior impacts their lives, learn steps to avoid aggressive behavior, consider how they can be part of reducing aggression and violence, and practice hands-on self-defense skills to resist and escape aggressive behavior directed toward them. This program is designed to empower participants to make safer choices when confronted with aggressive behaviorCourse Offerings for 2014 will be posted in December, 2013