Community Outreach

  • Active Threat Program   While much has been focused on shooting incidents, threats to your physical safety come in many forms. It is an unfortunate reality that we must even consider the possibility...
  • The Adventure Ropes Challenge Course is a series of high and low ropes exercises designed to test a group’s teamwork, develop self-confidence and leadership. The course is offered - upon request - to...
  • Interested in a training for your group? Training is available in a range of crime prevention and safety topics. Contact us or use our Training Request Form to talk about a training tailored for your...
  • The Citizens Police Academy is free and open to students, faculty and staff, their families and members from surrounding communities. You must be at least 18. How To Apply Complete the Citizens...
  •   About R.A.D. The Rape Aggression Defense System is a program of realistic self-defense tactics and techniques for women. The R.A.D. System is a comprehensive women-only course that begins with...
  • A high priority for the UMPD is to make the campus a place where students can move about with a sense of safety. We achieve this by maintaining a well-lit campus, placing security cameras at...
  • The Youth Adventure Academy is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade students. Space is limited to 20. Preference is given to Amherst residents and to youth who have an affiliation to UMass Amherst....
CONTACT

UMPD
585 East Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9600

umpd@admin.umass.edu
413-545-2121 non-emergency
413-545-3111 emergency or 911
413-545-3113 fax

Tips

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