Department of Public Safety

University of Utah and parents of Lauren McCluskey announce settlement agreement

The agreement includes a settlement payment to the McCluskeys and a charitable donation to the Lauren McCluskey Foundation.


Thanksgiving food drive for Feed U Pantry

Donation bins located in the union, at the public safety building and at the Huntsman Center.


Statement from Chief Rodney Chatman on Utah Department of Public Safety independent review

The independent review, conducted by the Utah Department of Public Safety, is now complete and is available online.


Integrating safety

The Department of Public Safety is transforming and changing to better serve the U community.


Sexual Assault Awareness Month patch being placed on University Police Officer's uniform

We believe you

The Department of Public Safety joins campus-wide recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.


Board of Regents approves new public safety building

The 25,000-square-foot building gives campus police and emergency managers better tools to help students and keep campus safe.


No time for hate: COVID-19 stigma

Addressing a nationwide increase in number of reports regarding bias incidents directed toward students and faculty perceived to be of Asian descent amid the COVID-19 outbreak.


Two flyers promoting racist and anti-diversity ideologies found near Student Services Building

The University of Utah has reported two flyers found on campus with racist and anti-immigrant ideologies to the Anti-Defamation League.


Meet the new chief of police

Rodney Chatman will assume his role on Feb. 17, 2020.


Be prepared

This fourth week of SafeU Month is focused on physical and environmental safety. The division of Emergency Management in the Department of Public Safety offers a variety of trainings and resources that help staff, students and faculty feel prepared should an emergency occur on campus.