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Active Shooter – Campus Emergency Procedures

These safety tips and guidelines are not all inclusive, but if understood, reviewed periodically and training on when feasible, these tips can increase your chances of surviving an active shooter. View the Run.Hide.Defend UW Active Shooter Video. An active shooter is an individual(s) actively engaged in killing or attempting to kill people in a confined

Safety & Security Programs

Safety & Security Programs  The main priority for UW Police is the safety and well-being of our students, faculty, staff and community. To further that endeavor, we maintain a number of programs that enhance the safety and security here on the Seattle campus. While these programs help provide skills and services to increase safety, please

Strategic Plan Updates

“Built for the Future” This page highlights progress on the UWPD’s Strategic Plan. Updates are made quarterly in early January, April, July and October. Update – October 2016 Update – July 2016 Update – April 2016 Update – January 2016 Update – October 2015 Update – July 2015 Update – April 2015 Update – January 2015

Workplace Violence

Everyone deserves a safe place to work and study. That’s why the UWPD is actively involved with the Campus Violence Prevention Program, providing a representative to the Violence Prevention Assessment Team as part of SafeCampus. To learn more about the prevention of Workplace Violence, please visit the following pages: Active Shooter Guide SafeCampus UW Policy


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About Us

Welcome to the University of Washington Police Department (UWPD). Founded in 1902, the UWPD grew from a security force into a police department in the early 1970s. Our department has been an internationally accredited CALEA agency since 2005, and we hold ourselves to the highest standards and follow best practices for law enforcement operations. As