Thank You, Nike, for 9 Years of Service!

K9 Nike as a puppy K9 Nike served on the University of Michigan campus with Officer Sue Upton from 2014 until his retirement in January 2022.  Nike was Officer Sue Upton’s first K9 as a handler. She remembers the day…


Severe Weather Awareness Week

When preparing for potential severe weather like tornadoes, thunderstorms, and flooding, the most important thing you can do is have a plan. Ask yourself the following questions: how will I receive emergency alerts and warnings? What is my shelter plan?…


It Takes More than Luck to Celebrate Safely

As St. Patrick’s Day approaches, we’d like to ensure everyone celebrates responsibly. Use these tips as a guide to help you safely navigate this year’s festivities. Have a plan for getting home safely If you’re planning on going to a…


Thank You, Tank, for 8 Years of Service!

After eight years of dedicated service to the University of Michigan community, K9 Tank has retired to become a full-time member of the Dunny family.  From the start, Tank was a high-energy dog who excelled at everything he did. He…


Spring Break Safety Tips

Spring is often seen as a time of new beginnings as it signals the end of the frigid winter months. Whether you plan on traveling or catching up on schoolwork during spring break, please follow these tips to ensure your…



Safety Tips for Online Dating

It’s almost Valentine’s Day! Before swiping right, follow these important tips to keep yourself safe online. Avoid connecting with suspicious profiles. If a profile has a no image or a single, non-descriptive image, it may either be a fake account…


Winter Storm Preparedness

Living in Michigan, it’s easy to become numb to the dangers severe winter weather may bring. However, it’s also important to be prepared. Take precautions to minimize risks and keep yourself and your family safe. Maintain an emergency supplies kit…


Reminder: Update your personal information in Wolverine Access

Starting January 26, when new winter term students sign in to student business from Wolverine Access (e.g., Class Registration), they will be asked to review and update personal information. Faculty and staff will receive a similar prompt annually based on…


National Stalking Awareness Month

Stalking is a federally recognized crime that impacts millions of people every year. On average, University of Michigan police officers receive about 31 inquiries related to stalking behavior each year. The Division of Public Safety and Security (DPSS) is dedicated…