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NITE RIDE Express service hours extended for finals week

As students begin studying for finals, the University of Iowa Department of Public Safety is extending NITE RIDE Express hours to help assist with safe transportation in the late-night and early morning hours.

Beginning Sunday, May 6, NITE RIDE Express will operate from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Service hours will return to the typical 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. beginning Sunday, May 13. 

All ride requests between 7 p.m. and 10 a.m. during finals week will need to be submitted using the new NITE RIDE request application, which is available at niteride.its.uiowa.edu. 

UIPD Issues Crime Alert

On April 11, 2018, at 8:10 p.m., University of Iowa Police received a report of a burglary in Slater Residence Hall. The report stated that four males were observed trying to enter unlocked doors inside the residence hall. The suspects were able to gain entry into several unlocked rooms, and money was stolen. The suspects fled when they were discovered by a resident. UI Police have identified possible suspects, but would like residents to double check their rooms to ensure none of their personal items have been stolen. 

UIPD issues Crime Alert

University of Iowa officials received a report of a sexual assault that occurred during the early morning hours of Saturday, March 3, at an east side residence hall. Indications are that an unknown person entered at least two unlocked rooms in the residence hall and removed a comforter from the residents' bed. The suspect touched one of the residents inappropriately and fled. There is no clear description of the suspect at this time. This incident remains under investigation. If you have any information, please contact UI Police at: 319-335-5022.