University Police Introduce Explosive Detection K9 Units
NC State University Police will use Reed and Ford, its two new person-borne explosive detection dogs, at football games and other events on campus.
Violence Prevention Resources Available
NC State offers many resources to help faculty and staff deal with potentially violent behavior on campus.
OPD Offers Active Shooter Training
Next Wednesday, NC State's Office of Professional Development will offer a seminar on how to prepare for and mitigate violent threats on campus.
Two-Day Emergency Exercise
A emergency exercise called "Operation Red Rail II" will simulate a train derailment Tuesday on campus. Traffic, classes and university services will not be disrupted, but federal, state and local emergency personnel will be on campus during the event.
‘Safety Is a Shared Responsibility’
Through training workshops from NC State’s Violence Prevention and Threat Management (VPTM) program and multiple ongoing exercises throughout the year, law enforcement and safety personnel are using education to minimize threats on campus by increasing awareness.
Bear Found on Campus Was Hit by Vehicle
Contrary to numerous media reports and social media posts, the bear found dead on campus this week was not shot. The pranksters who dumped his body on a bench near the Brickyard have not been identified, according to police.
Hero Recalls Off-Duty Rescue
NC State police officer Eva Telles received the Governor's Award for Excellence last fall for saving a life. Bravery and quick thinking are part of the job, she says.
Alert Tool Goes Live Nov. 1
OIT will deploy a new Wolf Alert tool on networked computers this week to help police get the word out when an emergency occurs on campus.
Peeping Suspect Arrested
University police arrested a suspect in two peeping cases that occurred on campus Monday afternoon.
Tough Talk at Faculty Senate
Big topics dominate the discussion at the Faculty Senate, where news about handguns, budget cuts and enrollment targets gets a fresh airing.