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State safety audit supports idea of campus departments

The state legislative auditors did not recommend Utah’s colleges and universities switch to contracting for law enforcement.


Presidential statement on bomb threat on campus

Immediate action and status report on the Black Cultural Center bomb threat.


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Statement on reported racial incidents

The university strongly condemns racist and bias incidents.


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Statement on racist and bias incident on campus

Racist and hateful behavior on our campus is an offense to our entire community.


E-bike police patrols on campus

The bikes were donated by the Sustainability Office.


New name, same commitment to safety

The Department of Public Safety has changed its name to the University Safety Department.


New University Safety website

The new site replaces the Department of Public Safety site.


Reported sexual assault

The assault occurred February 4th.


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University of Utah statement on Marlon Lynch

Lynch was named as the U’s chief safety officer in December 2019.


Managing emergencies: Behind the scenes

The past few months have brought new challenges for emergency managers.