University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
Emergency line: 508.999.9191
Business line: 508.999.8107
The UMass Dartmouth Department of Public Safety provides a comprehensive program of police and public safety services to enhance the quality of life consistent with the values of the university community. As a dedicated partner in our community, we are committed to deliver these essential services with the utmost integrity and professionalism to ensure civility and the protection of life and property.
The Department of Homeland Security offers some tips that might help you survive a shooting rampage.
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IS-907 provides a guide for civilians on what to expect from law enforcement during an Active Shooter situation.
Click on image below to take the IS-907 training.
"If You See Something, Say Something" Campaign
The nationwide "If You See Something, Say Something™" public awareness campaign - is a simple and effective program to raise public awareness of indicators of terrorism and terrorism-related crime, and to emphasize the importance of reporting suspicious activity to the proper local law enforcement authorities. The campaign was originally used by New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), which has licensed the use of the slogan to DHS for anti-terrorism and anti-terrorism crime related efforts
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