In an emergency please call the Police Department at 9911 if on a campus phone or (414) 229-9911 if using cell or off campus phone.
SAFE Student Campus Safety Patrols are available beginning at 6pm daily to provide walking escorts to and from campus. Request SAFE through UWM Police at 229-4627.
The mission of the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Police Department is to provide a safe and secure environment in which to learn, live, and work.
Campus Safety Trainings
Campus Safety and Awareness are good things for you to be aware of. The UWMPD is offering various forms of training for you to become aware of your safety.
To sign up or inquire about self-defense training click here.
To learn more about other Campus Safety Trainings click here.
To view current Safety Training Events click here.
Campus Safety Alerts
Campus Safety Alerts are important campus crime notifications that may be a serious or continuing threat to students, faculty, and staff. To view the campus safety alerts click here.
Blue Light SAFE Phones
Do you need to contact the Police Department, but you do not have a phone available to you?
Contacting us is as simple as pressing the button of any of the several “Blue Light” Emergency SAFE phones located all over campus.
Emergency Notification System (S.A.F.E Alert)
This is a text alert service that will be used if or when there is a credible threat to campus.
Students, faculty, and staff are automatically opted into the S.A.F.E alert system. Anyone else can now send SAFEALERT from their mobile phone to 79516 to receive S.A.F.E alert messages via text.
To learn more about SAFE alerts and signing up click here.