The UW-Milwaukee Police Department Offers Service to the Campus Community
Law Enforcement & Security
We provide UWM campus patrol and safety, facility security, and personal safety escorts and advice.
Conduct on University Lands is governed under UWS Chapter 18. To learn more about UWS Chapter 18 Click here.
Safety Awareness For Everyone (SAFE)
In addition to providing walking escorts throughout the main UW-Milwaukee campus area SAFE walkers keep an eye out for suspicious activity and are able to assist with safety related questions.
All SAFE walkers undergo training with UWM Police and are able to assist in a variety of situations. Each team carries a two-way radio and is in direct contact with UWM Police.
How to Request Service
- Call 229-4627 or approach a SAFE walker team.
- Depending upon your location and destination, the dispatcher/SAFE team will determine whether you are eligible for SAFE services.
- Tell the dispatcher the phone number you are calling from and be available to answer calls.
- Dispatcher will send a SAFE walker team to your location.
The UWM S.A.F.E. program is currently seeking highly motivated applicants to fill positions within our program. S.A.F.E. employees provide student, faculty and staff escorts around and near campus. This is a great opportunity to work on campus, meet new people and jump start your career with a professional agency. Applications can be picked up at the UWM Police Department or downloaded here: Application for Employment
8 p.m. to 2 a.m. (Sunday-Tuesday)
8 p.m. to 3 a.m. (Wednesday-Saturday)
*Hours are subject to change due to weather, holidays, breaks and operational needs.
Are your keys locked in your car? Car won’t start?
No worries. We respond to request for vehicle lockouts, vehicle asisstance, and jump starts all the time. Just call us and we can assist you.
Lost & Found
Items of value that are turned in around campus will be brought to the University Police Department.
Please call 414-229-4627 or stop by the police department to get reunited with your missing property.
The UWM Police Department offers two classes on focusing on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillators (AED). To learn more and/or sign up please select a class below:
Daily Crime Log
The UWM Police Department maintains a daily crime log that documents basic information about incidents that are reported on campus.
For more information please feel free to stop by. We are located outside the first floor of the Sandburg Residence Hall, West Tower.