In an Emergency

Pick up a blue-light emergency phone or call the University Police at 330.325.5911 or 9-1-1 (dial 9-911 if using a campus phone).

If you notice something unusual or something that causes you concern, call 330.325.5911 at any hour.

Non-emergency questions may be directed to NPD at 330.325.5911 or

Crime Prevention & Safety Tips

Decrease your chances of becoming a victim of crime with these tips.

Anti-Theft Tips

  • Lock your office when it is unoccupied.
  • Maintain serial numbers of equipment.
  • Copy important papers and cards that are in your wallet or purse.
  • Do not leave valuables unattended (in offices, study rooms, etc.)

Personal Safety Away From Home

  •  Keep windows and door locked.
  • Use the peephole before opening the door.
  • Do not leave a spare key outside.
  • Use only initials on mailboxes and in telephone directories.
  • Make sure the exterior of your home is well lit.

Personal Safety in Your Car

  • Check the back seat before entering a car.
  • Never give strangers a ride.
  • Always keep your card doors locked.
  • Keep your vehicle properly maintained and have at least a quarter-tank of gas.
  • Always have a good spare tire and a jack.
  • Put valuables in the trunk, not on the seats.
  • If you break down, do not accept a ride with a stranger.
  • If you feel that you’re being followed, drive toward a well-lit area, preferably a police station.

Personal Safety at Home

  • Carry your keys in hand so you’re ready to enter your car or building.
  • Walk, exercise, and park in well-lit areas.
  • Be aware of your surroundings and people around you.
  • Avoid ATMs in secluded or dark locations.
  • Avoid working or studying after hours in public areas.

Contact Us: Non-Emergency

NEOMED Police Department
Phone: 330.325.5911

NEOMED Police Department

Department of Public Safety