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Protect your bike on campus

The University of Iowa Department of Public Safety has been responding to increased calls for bicycle theft on campus. If you ride your bike on campus, follow these tips for preventing bike theft. Many of these actions can also help police locate and identify your bicycle should it go missing.

UIPD issues Crime Alert 21-09

Trigger Warning: This warning addresses a report of sexual misconduct. Resources are available on and off campus to provide assistance. Contact RVAP for 24/7 support at (319) 335-6000; or at https://rvap.uiowa.edu/.

In the interest of campus safety, we want everyone to be aware that...

University of Iowa officials received a report of a sexual assault that occurred during the early morning hours on Saturday, Sept. 18 at a west side residence hall. The assault was reportedly perpetrated by an acquaintance.

UIPD issues Crime Alert 21-07

Trigger Warning: This warning addresses a report of sexual misconduct. Resources are available on and off campus to provide assistance. Contact RVAP for 24/7 support at (319) 335-6000; or at https://rvap.uiowa.edu/.

In the interest of campus safety, we want everyone to be aware that...

University of Iowa officials received a report of a sexual assault that occurred during the early morning hours on Saturday, Aug. 28 at an east side residence hall. The assault was reportedly perpetrated by an acquaintance. 

UIPD issues Crime Alert 21-06

Trigger Warning: This warning addresses a report of sexual misconduct. Resources are available on and off campus to provide assistance. Contact RVAP for 24/7 support at (319) 335-6000; or at https://rvap.uiowa.edu/.

In the interest of campus safety, we want everyone to be aware that...

University of Iowa officials received a report of a sexual assault that occurred on Wednesday, Aug. 18 at an east side residence hall. The assault was reportedly perpetrated by an acquaintance. 

UI DPS will conduct Hawk Alert Test on Wed. March 24 at 11 a.m.

UPDATE: The University of Iowa Department of Public Safety will conduct a Hawk Alert test tomorrow (Thursday, April 8) at 10 a.m. in conjunction with the rescheduled Johnson County siren test. The sirens on campus will be briefly activated in conjunction with other sirens in the area and registered users will receive Hawk Alert messages, if weather permits.

Previous tests, including the one scheduled for March 24 and described below, were postponed due to weather.

UIPD issues Crime Alert 21-03

Trigger Warning: This warning addresses a report of sexual misconduct. Resources are available on and off campus to provide assistance. Contact RVAP for 24/7 support at (319) 335-6000; or at https://rvap.uiowa.edu/.

In the interest of campus safety, we want everyone to be aware that...

University of Iowa officials received two reports of sexual assaults that occurred during the same incident in the early morning hours of Saturday, March 6, at an east side residence hall. Indications are the assaults were perpetrated by acquaintances.