Emergency Notification/Timely Warning Information
As a method to ensure the latest information is quickly provided to the University of Florida Gainesville community, the University of Florida Police Department (UFPD) now provides a direct link to the information issued through the The UF Alert System. Please use the link below to view the latest Emergency Notification and/or Timely Warning issued. You will also find previously sent messages as well as you scroll down the page.
The information provided is done so in accordance with the federal law known as The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. If you have any questions pertaining to the information provided through the The UF Alert System, Please contact the UFPD at 352.392.1111.
University of Florida Football Gameday Information
As the 2015 Gator Football season begins, the University of Florida Police Department (UFPD) encourages all who will be participating and sharing in these exciting games on campus to review the fan initiatives, guidelines, and safety information provided by the University of Florida Athletic Association (UAA) listed below:
- Fan initiatives, guidelines, and safety information for the 2015 season: Click Here
- Parking Map, Parking Restrictions Info & Shuttle Services Information: Click Here
If you or your organization plans to work any home football game during the 2015 season, you are required to submit your personal information by clicking the following link: Click Here
Everyone who works inside Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on game day is required to submit to a background check by law enforcement prior to the issuance of a credential by the UAA. If you have any questions pertaining to requirement, please contact Lieutenant Alton McDilda at 352-273-3314 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or Lindsey Thomas at 352-375-4683, ext. 6042 or email LindseyT@gators.ufl.edu .
Operation Identification and Bicycle Registration
If you would like to register your personal property (non-bicycle), please click here for the University of Florida's Online Property Registration.
If you would like to register your bicycle, please contact your nearest UFPD officer or come by the Community Services Division located at the corner of Museum Road and Newell Drive at the University of Florida Police Department.
Active Shooter: How to Respond
Please Click here for a PDF active shooter booklet prepared by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Please Click here for a brochure designed to provide information and guidance on how to respond to an active shooter situation as well as how to react to law enforcement response.
Please click here to complete an interactive web-based Course provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) regarding what you can do during an active shooter incident.
U Matter We Care
The UF Community cares about one another. U Matter, We Care extends UF's caring culture by educating our community about signs and symptoms of distress and provides students and employees in distress with the appropriate resources.
Smart911 is a free service that allows citizens across the U.S. to create a Safety Profile for their household that includes any information they want 9-1-1 to have in the event of an emergency. Then, when anyone in that household dials 9-1-1 from a phone associated with their Safety Profile, their profile is immediately displayed to the 9-1-1 call taker providing additional information that can be used to facilitate the proper response to the proper location.
TapShield is UF's mobile safety app. The app encourages information-sharing between students and police to prevent and deter crimes. With TapShield, you can summon help anywhere on campus, submit a crime tip and view local crime. Tap the 'Alert' button to send your GPS location and profile information to campus dispatch and be connected to them on a phone call. The app can be downloaded for Free from the App Store or Google Play.
Visit TAPSHIELD.COM for more information.
Florida Online Self Report of Traffic Crash
For those that are involved in a minor traffic crash on the University of Florida campus, please click on the Florida's Intergrated Report Exchange System (FIRES) logo below to complete your own crash report. You will be prompted through a series a questions that can help you decide if this type of report process is right for you. If you are unsure if this is the right way of reporting a crash or if you have any questions, please contact the UFPD at 352.392.1111 and we will assist you.