Recent news releases issued by the CU Police Department are listed below. The most recent release will be at the top of the list.

CUPD arrests suspect in weekend burglary

Sept. 7, 2018

Earlier this week, CUPD arrested Christian Michael McGhee in connection with a burglary that took place in the early morning hours of Sept. 1 at the Newton Court apartments on campus. This is one of the burglaries that the campus was notified about through a Safety Alert on Saturday. McGhee...

Safety Alert: Two burglaries reported overnight in CU Boulder campus housing

Sept. 1, 2018

On Sept. 1, 2018, CU Boulder Police was notified of two burglaries that occurred overnight. The first burglary was reported in the Marine Court Apartments at 1350 20th St . The residents were home around 2 a.m. when they heard a loud noise, believing that it came from outside. When...

Safety Alert: Unlawful sexual contact reported at Farrand Field concert

Aug. 25, 2018

On Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, at approximately 9:22 p.m., the CU Boulder Police Department (“CUPD”) was notified of an unlawful sexual contact that occurred at the Welcomefest concert on Farrand Field. A female victim reported that a male suspect groped her and removed an undergarment while in the concert crowd...

Parker Commander Doreen Jokerst named CU police chief

Aug. 24, 2018

Doreen Jokerst has been named the next chief of police for the University of Colorado Boulder Police Department after a national search, campus officials announced Friday. Jokerst, a commander with the Parker Police Department, has nearly 20 years of law enforcement experience. In her time at Parker, Jokerst has held...

Timely Warning issued for assault adjacent to CU Boulder campus

Aug. 23, 2018

On Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, at approximately 11 p.m., the CU Boulder Police Department (“CUPD”) was notified of a robbery and assault that occurred adjacent to campus. The suspect had set up a laptop, turntable and speakers to play music in the pedestrian underpass leading to University Hill – located...

Public's help sought in campus theft

Aug. 20, 2018

CU Boulder Police are asking for the public's help in identifying this person. We would like to speak with him about four stolen iPads from Etai's Bakery inside the Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building on the CU Boulder campus. If you know who this person is or any information about...

CUPD responds to burglary in progress

Aug. 11, 2018

Around 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, CU Boulder Police officers responded to Sewall Hall on the report of a burglary. When officers arrived, they found a man, matching the description of the suspect sitting outside of the building. This person, Ryan Alfred Johnson (DOB 12/14/1978), is alleged to...