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.

The mission of the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Police Department is to provide a safe and secure environment in which to learnlive, and work.

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.
Anyone can now send SAFEALERT from their mobile phone to 79516 to receive S.A.F.E alert messages via text.
Learn more here.