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Crime Alert 2018

  • Crime Alert

    UMBC bus hit by projectiles
    Crime Alert Off-Campus Transit Bus Incident Crime Alerts are issued by the UMBC Police to alert the campus community of incidents on or near Campus. Incident: Destruction of Property Location:...
    Posted: January 3, 2020 6:00 PM
  • Bicycle Thefts

    UMBC is offering “U” type bicycle locks, free of charge
    The Campus has seen a recent spike in bicycle thefts, particularly in and around the residence halls. The UMBC Police have made two recent arrests; however, we are still seeing these crimes occur....
    Posted: November 14, 2019 3:23 PM
  • Crime Alert

    Crime alerts are issued by the UMBC Police to alert the campus community of crimes on or near Campus.   Incident:       Robbery Location:      Outside the Performing Arts and Humanities...
    Posted: November 10, 2019 7:50 PM
  • Hate Bias Incident

    Racial slur written on dry erase board
    Hate/Bias Incident October 22, 2019  UMBC tracks, investigates, and reports hate-bias incidents on our campus. Hate-bias incidents are acts that could be interpreted as expressions of hate or...
    Posted: October 23, 2019 9:42 AM
  • Move-in

    Welcome new and returning students!
    Freshmen residential students  will be moving in on Saturday, August 24th between 8a.m. and 5p.m..  Returning residential students will be moving in on Monday, August 26th between 8a.m. and 5p.m. ...
    Posted: August 23, 2019 12:33 PM
  • A message from the UMBC Police

    Heavy Traffic
    On Friday, August 16, UMBC traffic will be extremely heavy between the hours of 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. due to several on-campus events. Please avoid traveling to and from campus during these hours...
    Posted: August 15, 2019 1:37 PM
  • Update on upcoming external event at UMBC

    Date correction and more detailed information
    Based on feedback from members of the community, we wanted to follow up to clarify a few details and add a date correction regarding the upcoming on-campus external event at the UMBC Event Center....
    Posted: July 11, 2019 1:03 PM
  • A Message from the UMBC Police

    The UMBC Event Center will be hosting a large multi-weekend event that will potentially impact on-campus traffic for the next several Fridays. The event will be each Friday from July 12 through...
    Posted: July 11, 2019 10:33 AM
  • High School Graduation

    An important traffic message
    A message from the UMBC Police On Tuesday May 28th UMBC will be hosting the Severna Park High School Graduation at the Event Center.  We are expecting extremely heavy traffic between 8:00 a.m....
    Posted: May 24, 2019 1:14 PM
  • Commencement

    Congratulations to our 2019 graduates!
    A message from the UMBC Police On Thursday May 23rd  UMBC will hold spring commencement for undergraduate students at the Event Center. Extensive planning has taken place for this special day...
    Posted: May 22, 2019 12:54 PM