UCPD’s Community Relations Unit (CRU)

Transportation & Parking Office

Environmental Health and Safety Office

Emergency Management

Security Systems

Behavioral Intervention Team

News & Announcements

September 03, 2021

Transportation and Parking Announces the new Red Line/Arts Block Route

The University is now offering a new route, Monday- Friday, 6:30 a.m. until 9 p.m., providing service from central points on campus to the Garfield Red Line Station, and the Arts Block.

August 16, 2021

Update on Safety Initiatives from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost, and Eric M. Heath, Associate Vice President for Safety and Security

The safety of our campus and surrounding community members is a paramount priority for the University of Chicago. Over the past decade, the University has devoted substantial energy and resources to improving safety, resulting in long-term reductions in crime on and around campus.

July 29, 2021

University of Chicago Police Department achieves re-accreditation

The University of Chicago Police Department was re-accredited with Advanced Law Enforcement Accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) on July 16.  The UCPD achieved their initial accreditation in 2014.

All Announcements

Clery Act Reporting at UChicago

Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

To comply with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, or Clery Act, the University of Chicago provides resources to inform students, faculty, and staff about safety and security matters that impact our community. The University publishes an Annual Security & Fire Safety Report, which is one of the requirements of the Clery Act. Members of the University community are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the information included in this report.

Clery Act Reporting