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Community Policing 

University Police works closely with students, faculty and staff in a Community Policing Program that contributes to a reasonably safe living, learning and research environment on the Evanston and Chicago campuses. 

The Program:

Promotes positive interaction between University Police and the Northwestern Community.Increases informal police contact.Fosters programs to encourage the reporting of crime and suspicious activity.Enhances crime prevention efforts through presentations, security surveys and a variety of other programs.Helps identify problems within the community and is a platform to mutually develop solutions.

Contact Us

In case of Emergency, Dial 911

NU Police Website

1201 Davis Streeet, Evanston, IL 60208-1320
Phone: 847.491.3456 – Fax: 847.491.4931
TDD: 847.467.7883 

211 East Superior Street, Chicago, IL 60611-3153
Phone: 312.503.3456 – Fax: 312.503.2101
TDD: 312.503.3999 

or dial 456 from any campus phone