Police Department

Service Changes

As the university adapts to the evolving challenges of COVID-19, the police department will also be making changes to protect our employees and the community they serve.  We apologize for any inconvenience these changes may cause to any individual, but we feel these steps will help reduce the risks to the community as a whole.

The following changes will go into effect immediately:

The main door to the Police Department will be locked, but you may use the intercom or call for service

Reducing patrols in residential and academic buildings

Non-Emergency reports will be taken by phone for the following incidents

  • damages to property
  • damages to vehicles
  • harassment by phone, social media, etc.
  • lost property
  • stolen property
  • frauds
  • thefts from vehicle
  • hit and runs

The following services and programs are suspended:

  • Providing rides in police vehicles for escorts
  • Courtesy fingerprinting
  • RAD Classes
  • Coffee with a Cop

Public Records Requests will be processed when staffing levels and Records functions allow.

If you have any questions, please call us at 910-962-2222. You may also contact the University Police Department by email at police@uncw.edu