Emergency Contact: (414) 229-9911

General Inquiry: (414) 229-4627

Chief Joseph LeMire

Welcome to our website, where you will find campus safety information, training opportunities, and services offered by our department. Our mission is to provide campus a safe and secure environment in which to learn, live, and work.

Joseph LeMire
Chief of Police

Shots fired at 2844 N. Oakland Ave.

UWM Safe Alert: Report of shots fired at 2844 N. Oakland Ave. Milwaukee Police are investigating. Possible suspect vehicle is a white Chevrolet Cavalier last seen traveling southbound on Oakland Ave from that location. Milwaukee Police Department is investigating. Please

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Armed Robbery- Newhall & Kenwood

UWM Safe Alert: Armed Robbery: Suspect: Black male, 20s, short dreadlocks, red sweatshirt Vehicle:  bright red 4door sedan At approximately 11:05 PM, at Newhall & Kenwood, suspect pointed a black handgun at a UWM student and demanded their property.  Suspect

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Armed Robbery – 2900 block of Farwell Ave

UWM Safety Alert: Armed Robbery: Suspects: Black male, 20s, bald, wearing a white windbreaker Black male, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt Suspect Vehicle: Gray mini van White Volkswagen An armed robbery has been reported in the 2900 block of N.

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The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Police Department will maintain crime alerts and timely warnings on this page for 90 days. If no alerts are currently listed, that means no alerts have been issued in the previous 90 days.

If you have questions or concerns about the alerts or campus safety in general, please contact the UW Milwaukee Police Department at 414-229-4627

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University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
Police Department
PO Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201