The Department of Public Safety is the primary resource for information regarding the safety of the University of St. Thomas community. You can access all campus alerts, advisories and bulletins directly on the Public Safety website. Newsroom coverage of recent campus Public Safety notices can be found below.
At about 1:45 p.m. Monday, April 29, Public Safety received information from the St. Paul Police Department that three unknown suspects entered an unlocked apartment, held a resident at gunpoint, and possibly removed personal property items from inside.
At 2:10 p.m. Monday, April 29, a UST student reported she was walking from 11th Street through the plaza area, toward the Terrence Murphy Hall entrance, when an unidentified suspect approached the student from behind, grabbed her cell phone, then forcibly shoved her to the ground.
Public Safety would like to alert the University of St. Thomas community of several recent thefts on the St. Paul campus, as well as two incidents recently reported by the Minneapolis Police Department.
Emergencies can happen – even on a quiet college campus. Are you prepared? Reviewing emergency procedures, discussing your department’s office safety plan, and registering your mobile phone numbers with St. Thomas’ emergency notification system are important in preparing for an emergency on campus.