University Police is a division of the University Safety Department, which is led by the Chief Safety Officer. U Police provide services 24/7/365, is commissioned by the state of Utah, and includes officers who are POST-certified. Within U Police, there are three units (Administration, Patrol and Investigations) that work to serve and protect members of the U community, including students, employees, visitors, and patients, as well as their property.
Keith Squires Named University of Utah Chief Safety Officer
Squires has been serving as interim chief safety officer since April 2021. His appointment to lead the university’s...
Community Services now offers canine-assisted support
The University of Utah Safety Department’s Community Services division acquired a facility dog, Dreamy, to provide trauma-informed care...
University of Utah peace officer body-worn camera rule finalized
Interim rule R1-011A, which provides guidelines for the body-worn cameras used by University of Utah peace officers was approved...
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We are committed to continuous improvement and to creating a safe environment that meets the needs of the U community. Please share your feedback with us. This information is received by the Office of the Chief Safety Officer, which serves as the central administrative unit for all public safety functions, including University Police, Community Services, Emergency Management, Emergency Communications, Campus Security, and U Health Security.