AO 07 Campus Crime Awareness: Crime Reporting, Crime Alerts, and Emergency Notification


This policy encourages all faculty, staff, and students to promptly report all crimes occurring on campus to the University of Pittsburgh Police Department (“UPPD”). This policy also establishes the responsibility of the UPPD to issue timely alerts to the University community about specific crimes and to trigger the Emergency Notification System (“ENS”) under certain circumstances. This policy is in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act); the Higher Education Opportunities Act; and the Pennsylvania Uniform Crime Reporting Act.


Implementing Executive: Senior vice Chancellor for Business and Operations
Category: Business and Operations
Responsible Unit: University of Pittsburgh Police Department
Effective Date: October 29, 2014
Last Reviewed: March 21, 2022

Procedure(s) and Supporting Documents

Procedure AO 07, Campus Crime Awareness