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Innovative license plate reader technology now in use on CU Boulder campus

July 17, 2023

Newly installed cameras at CU Boulder will help police detect when vehicles connected to suspects or crimes enter campus, helping initiate proactive investigations.

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Police to focus on more inclusive, accurate language to describe suspects

July 12, 2023

In an effort to use more inclusive language in emergency alerts and other communications during critical incidents, CU Boulder Police are expanding their diversity, equity and inclusion training.

CUPD Deputy Chief Mark Heyart prepares to appear in a training video to support the launch of TV-LAP.

Police, researchers use grant to develop new tools to better assess the risk of targeted violence

July 7, 2023

As students return to campus in late August, CU Boulder Police and the Center for the Prevention and Study of Violence will be adding a new tool to their violence prevention toolkit called the Targeted Violence Lethality Assessment Protocol, or TV-LAP.

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Concerts, drone show July 1–4 to bring excitement and crowds

June 26, 2023

Summertime means fun on the CU Boulder campus. This year’s events include Dead & Company concerts July 1–3 and a Fourth of July drone show, all at Folsom Field. Plan ahead for heavy traffic and crowds to get to the fun on time.

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Recording of active harmer response class available

June 16, 2023

Have some downtime this summer? Watch CUPD Sergeant John Zizz deliver an active harmer response training. The on-demand class is from spring 2023.

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What to know about the summer season and flash flooding

June 12, 2023

Summer in Colorado often means plenty of sunshine and great weather for outdoor activities, but it also brings the threat of flash floods and other extreme conditions. Want to learn more? Check out these health and safety reminders.

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Use Safe2Tell as an anonymous option to report threats, potential violence

April 25, 2023

Safe2Tell is one of the options people on the CU Boulder campus have to report threats or potential violence—anonymously. Learn more about the tool and other CU Boulder reporting options.

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Safety and violence prevention partners to collaborate on stopping identity-based harm

April 19, 2023

A more than half-million dollar grant will allow CU Boulder partners to develop a messaging campaign and expand training to identify the warning signs for targeted violence.

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5 things everyone should know about fentanyl

April 13, 2023

Colorado has seen an increase in fentanyl overdoses over the past year. Here are five things everyone should know about fentanyl.

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New designation to recognize CU dispatchers

April 12, 2023

Emergency communications technicians in police departments at CU Boulder, CU Anschutz and the Colorado Springs campus will be officially designated as first responders.