Police Alert

August 19, 2008

Police Recommend Safety Precautions, Awareness

In the wake of several violent assaults against women that recently took place in Wilmington, including two this past weekend in the vicinity of the UNC Wilmington campus, UNCW Police and the Wilmington Police Department urge students, faculty and staff to increase their vigilance and take extra precautions to insure their personal safety.

While these particular assaults involved female victims, law enforcement officers suggest the following safety tips as crime prevention strategies to reduce the chances of anyone becoming a victim of a violent crime.

Take advantage of the following safety resources on the UNCW campus:

In all cases, report suspicious activity by calling 911.


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