Crime Alert

  • Crime Alert: Report of unwanted sexual touching on Chapel Hill Transit bus

    A campus security authority has received a report of unwanted sexual touching that occurred on 1/10/22 on a Chapel Hill Transit bus at the RR Parking Lot on Estes Dr. The male offender was not known to the victim and has not been identified. If you or someone you know has experienced sexual violence, there are…

  • Alert Carolina Crime Alert: Police Investigating Thefts of Electric Scooters

    UNC Public Safety is investigating multiple thefts of electric scooters, three of which have occurred in the last ten days.  The scooters have been stolen from multiple locations across campus.  UNC Police is currently investigating the thefts and is not ruling out the possibility that the incidents are related. Anyone with information which might aid in…

  • Alert Carolina Crime Alert: UNC Police is investigating a report of a sexual assault in Carmichael Residence Hall

    UNC Police is investigating a report of a sexual assault in Carmichael Residence Hall that occurred between 5 and 5:30pm this evening. An unknown individual followed a student into the building and back to their room, where the assault occurred. The individual is described as a white male, around 6 ft. tall, in his late 20s…

  • Alert Carolina Crime Alert: UNC Police received report of alleged drink tampering and physical assault

    UNC Police has received a report from a Campus Security Authority of an alleged incident of drink tampering, which is aggravated assault under the Clery Act, of two people at 216 East Rosemary Street on Aug. 26. One of these individuals reported that they were then physically assaulted. We are alerting the community in accordance with the Jeanne Clery…

  • Alert Carolina Crime Alert: UNC Police investigating multiple reports of larceny on campus

    Students, Faculty and Staff:  UNC Police is investigating three reports of breaking and/or entering or larceny in Hinton James Residence Hall between Aug. 26 and today. Anyone with information should contact UNC Police at 919-962-8100.  UNC-Chapel Hill encourages the Carolina community to adhere to the following safety tips:  Even if you are just going a…

  • Alert Carolina Crime Alert: Armed Robbery reported near Cameron Ave and Pittsboro St

    UNC Police is investigating a report of an armed robbery at “Little Frat Court” near the intersection of Cameron Ave and Pittsboro St around 8:15 p.m. There was one student victim and that student is not injured. The suspects are two Black males, one wearing a lime green face mask and one wearing an orange…

  • Crime Alert: Sexual assaults reported in Granville Towers

    Today UNC Police received a report of sexual assault at Granville Towers that occurred in September. Because we now have three reported assaults, which occurred between August and October, involving the same accused person that seems to indicate a pattern of behavior, we are alerting the community in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Act. The investigations of these incidents are ongoing and actions have been taken to protect our campus community. There is no immediate threat at this time. If you or someone you know has experienced sexual violence, there are support and reporting resources available at the University and in the…

  • Alert Carolina Crime Alert: UNC Police Investigate Bicycle Thefts

    UNC Police are investigating a series of bicycle and electric bike thefts in recent weeks in the North Campus area and School of Dentistry. In most cases, cable locks have been cut from the bicycle. UNC Police recommend using a U-lock to secure your bike whenever possible. Campus community members can register their bicycles online on the UNC Police website to help in the event the bicycle is stolen or lost. …

  • Alert Carolina Crime Alert: Incident of Inappropriate Touching Reported

    UNC Police and Chapel Hill Police responded to a report of a white male with short buzzed hair on a blue or black bike inappropriately touching one female victim at approximately 10pm on April 29 in the parking lot of Granville Towers East. The suspect is not currently in police custody and the investigation is…

  • Emergency: System Test

    The University has started an Alert Carolina emergency sirens TEST. This is only a test. No action is required. The University tests the sirens to remind everyone what to do if they hear the sirens sound for a real emergency and to make sure the equipment works properly. During the test, anyone outside on or…



Recent Notifications

  • Adverse Conditions – Critical: UNC in Condition 2 on April 30

  • Emergency: System Test

  • !AlertCarolina! Adverse Conditions: Critical- University will move to Condition 1 at 4 pm today. Weather info at

  • !Alert Carolina! Crime Alert: UNC Police is investigating a report of 11 motor vehicle break-ins this morning.

  • Crime Alert: UNC Police is investigating reports of 15 motor vehicle break-ins since yesterday.

  • !Alert Carolina! Crime Alert: Urgent – UNC Police investigating report of groping/sexual assault at McClinton Residence Hall

  • !Alert Carolina! Crime Alert – UNC Police investigating thefts of electric scooters from multiple locations.

  • !AlertCarolina! Adverse Conditions-Critical: University operating at Condition 3 until 5pm & Cond. 2 until 11:59 pm. See for more info.

  • Emergency: UNC issues All Clear

  • !Alert Carolina! Emergency-Update: Reports of an armed & dangerous person on/near campus. Continue to shelter in place and check for info