Emergencies

From your cell, call 413-545-3111 (UMPD emergency) for the quickest response. From campus landline phones, dial 911. (Auto connects to UMPD.) Or use a Help Phone.

See Something? Say Something

Leave a message on our confidential Tips Line 413- 577-TIPS (8477) or use our Anonymous Witness Form.

Date Occurred: 05/01/2014

The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) is aware of multiple scams targeting universities, university employees, and students across the nation. The scams range from Internet fraud to intrusions. The following are common scenarios: Spear phishing e-mails are being sent to university employees that appear to be from their employer. The e-mail contains a link and claims some type of issue has risen requiring them to enter their log-in credentials. Once employees provide their user name and password, the perpetrator accesses the university’s computer system to redirect the employees’ payroll...

Date Occurred: 01/13/2015

FBI Warning College students across the United States have been targeted to participate in work-from-home scams. Students have been receiving e-mails to their school accounts recruiting them for payroll and/or human resource positions with fictitious companies. The "position" simply requires the student to provide his/her bank account number to receive a deposit and then transfer a portion of the funds to another bank account. Unbeknownst to the student, the other account is involved in the scam that the student has now helped perpetrate. The funds the student receives and is directed...

We are currently accepting applications for the Spring 2015 session of the UMPD Citizens Police Academy.  The Spring class will be held on Monday evenings from 6-9PM, starting on February 9th and ending on April 27th.  The class is free, and a great way to learn about police work and what we do here at the UMass Police Department.  Apply now, space is limited and seats are filling up fast!  For more information on the course and how to apply, visit the CPA page at www.umass.edu/umpd/citizens-police-academy or email...

Complete the Lost Property Form and check with Res Halls

If you have lost an item on campus you can now complete the Lost Property Form online. Our Evidence Officer will contact you if we have your property. See Lost and Found for more information including Residential Hall Service Desk lost and found.

UMass Police and CMASS (Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success) hosted a great night of fun with our Amazing Race event through campus. We hope to see many new faces and returning teams next semester for the Spring Amazing Race. Watch this video to see some of the fun we had!

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  • RAD Self Defense (short class) 2/4/15 UMass Police will be running a total of (6) RAD informative sessions in the Recreation Center this semester. The RAD classes will be 1 1/2 hours in length and will begin as an informative discussion...
  • RAD Self Defense (short class) 2/25/15 UMass Police will be running a total of (6) RAD informative sessions in the Recreation Center this semester. The RAD classes will be 1 1/2 hours in length and will begin as an informative discussion...
  • RAD Self Defense (short class) 3/4/15 UMass Police will be running a total of (6) RAD informative sessions in the Recreation Center this semester. The RAD classes will be 1 1/2 hours in length and will begin as an informative discussion...
  • RAD Self Defense 3/25/15 UMass Police will be running a total of (6) RAD informative sessions in the Recreation Center this semester. The RAD classes will be 1 1/2 hours in length and will begin as an informative discussion...
  • RAD Self Defense (short class) 4/1/15 UMass Police will be running a total of (6) RAD informative sessions in the Recreation Center this semester. The RAD classes will be 1 1/2 hours in length and will begin as an informative discussion...

 

CONTACT

UMPD
585 East Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9600

umpd@admin.umass.edu
413-545-2121 non-emergency
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413-545-3113 fax

Tips

Call 413-577-TIPS (8477) or use our Anonymous Witness Form.