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CU police embrace growing trend toward transparency with crime data

Oct. 14, 2022

The University of Colorado Boulder Police Department recently launched two crime dashboards, one showing calls for service on campus and the other showing incidents reported to CUPD.

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Students, parents: Why no text alert for shooting on the Hill?

Oct. 13, 2022

CU Boulder community members are asking questions about the campus’s notification processes. Learn about CU Emergency Alerts, generally for on-campus incidents, CU Advisories, generally for off-campus incidents, and more.

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Police chiefs Doreen Jokerst, Maris Herold: Investigation and communication updates

Oct. 7, 2022

We would like to thank the community for its patience as the University Hill shooting investigation continues. Also, both our police departments are exploring ways to increase communication about significant off-campus incidents.

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Boulder police search for suspects in University Hill shooting

Oct. 2, 2022

Campus urges students, faculty and staff to sign up for area emergency notifications.

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Sexual misconduct town hall engages campus community in ongoing issue 

Sept. 28, 2022

Campus experts answered questions and broke down the results of the latest campuswide Sexual Misconduct Survey at a town hall earlier this week. Read an overview.

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CU to contribute data to national map that tracks community overdoses

Sept. 20, 2022

CU’s is the first university police department in Colorado to contribute data to the ODMAP project, designed to help public safety and public health agencies detect areas of dangerous drug activity and save lives.

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3 things everyone should know about sexually transmitted infections

Sept. 19, 2022

Whether you’re in a relationship, hooking up or staying single, knowing how to prevent and treat sexually transmitted infections can help you stay safe and healthy. Here are a few things you should know about STIs.

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CU Boulder rolls out new alerts site, emergency notification level

Sept. 14, 2022

Find out what you need to know about CU advisories and a new notification level that provides another way to keep you informed and safe.

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Test of alerts system set for Sept. 15: What to know

Sept. 12, 2022

Campus officials will conduct an alerts test midday Sept. 15. The test involves checking the university’s systems for sending text messages, emails, social media posts, computer desktop alerts and website announcements in the event of emergencies. Learn more about CU Alerts.

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How to recognize and help a student in crisis

Sept. 12, 2022

Faculty and staff can be the first people to notice when a student is going through a tough time. The first step to getting students assistance is by recognizing they need help, and then referring them to Student Support & Case Management. Here’s how.