Public Safety

Leaves on a tree after a rain with Denny Chimes in the background.

Prepare for Alabama’s Secondary Severe Weather Season

November brings falling leaves, shorter days and the chance for severe weather. Make sure you are prepared.

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Staying Safe During an Active Threat

It’s important to know what you should do if there’s an active threat at UA.

FBI Director Christopher Wray presents UAPD Captain Chad Stephens with a diploma.

UAPD Captain Graduates from FBI National Academy

A University of Alabama Police Captain graduated from the latest class at the FBI National Academy.

University of Alabama Police Department vehicle in front of Denny Chimes

In an Emergency You Don’t Have to be Afraid

University of Alabama police are ready to respond to any emergencies on campus, so you don’t have to fear.

three members of UAPD at national night out

Meeting Neighbors at National Night Out

University of Alabama Police and others met the community during National Night Out.

A woman poses with Big Al for a photo.

Tips for a Safe Start to a New Semester

Ready for a new semester? Here are 5 tips to make sure you have a great start.

A UAPD officer talks to a little boy in a fireman's hat.

National Night Out Offers Chance for Police and Community to Meet

The annual National Night Out will be held Tuesday, Aug. 1.

Lightning from a thunderstorm.

Thunderstorms: Stay Informed, Stay Safe

Summer in Alabama means hot temperatures and thunderstorms. Follow these tips to stay safe.

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Stellar Benefits Await New UAPD Officers

UAPD offers the best police officer pay in West Alabama and incredible benefits.

Be Ready: Severe Weather Forecast for June 14

Be Ready: Severe Weather Forecast for June 14

The National Weather Service is forecasting a risk for severe weather Wednesday, June 14. Stay weather aware and prepare with these safety tips.