Alert Carolina: CORRECTION: University Will Test Sirens Tomorrow, Thursday 9/6

September 5, 2012 - 6:12 pm

SUBJECT: Reminder: University Will Test Sirens Thursday Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: You may hear the University’s emergency sirens on Thursday, September 6, between noon and 1 p.m. during a TEST that is part of Alert Carolina, our ongoing safety awareness campaign. No action is required. The sirens sound only for a major emergency or… Continue reading CORRECTION: University Will Test Sirens Tomorrow, Thursday 9/6

Categories: Informational


Alert Carolina: Reminder: University Will Test Sirens Monday

September 5, 2012 - 5:08 pm

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: You may hear the University’s emergency sirens on Thursday, September 6, between noon and 1 p.m. during a TEST that is part of Alert Carolina, our ongoing safety awareness campaign. No action is required. The sirens sound only for a major emergency or an immediate safety or health threat, such… Continue reading Reminder: University Will Test Sirens Monday

Categories: Informational


Alert Carolina: INFORMATIONAL MESSAGE FROM ALERT CAROLINA: Chapel Hill Police Investigate Sexual Battery Incident

May 22, 2012 - 4:18 pm

Town of Chapel Hill police are investigating two reported sexual battery incidents on Church Street. In both incidents, female victims were reportedly walking alone when approached by a black male. In both cases, the male grabbed the victims’ buttocks and then walked away. The first incident occurred Sunday, May 19, at about 3 a.m.; the… Continue reading INFORMATIONAL MESSAGE FROM ALERT CAROLINA: Chapel Hill Police Investigate Sexual Battery Incident

Categories: Informational


Alert Carolina: INFORMATIONAL MESSAGE FROM ALERT CAROLINA: Chapel Hill Police Investigate Sexual Battery Incident

May 21, 2012 - 3:39 pm

The Town of Chapel Hill Police Department is investigating a report of sexual battery (by unwanted touching) that occurred on Church Street (between West Rosemary and Caldwell Streets) at approximately 3 a.m. Sunday, May 20. A female victim reported being followed by an unknown, shirtless, black male as she was walking. The male suspect approached… Continue reading INFORMATIONAL MESSAGE FROM ALERT CAROLINA: Chapel Hill Police Investigate Sexual Battery Incident

Categories: Informational


Alert Carolina: INFORMATIONAL MESSAGE FROM ALERT CAROLINA: Chapel Hill Police Investigate Peeping Incidents

May 4, 2012 - 4:38 pm

The Town of Chapel Hill Police Department is investigating multiple peeping incidents occurring during the early morning of Friday, May 4, in areas adjacent to the UNC campus. The victims, UNC students residing in private residences on McCauley Street and, shortly thereafter, on Howell Street, described the suspect as a white male in his early… Continue reading INFORMATIONAL MESSAGE FROM ALERT CAROLINA: Chapel Hill Police Investigate Peeping Incidents

Categories: Informational


Alert Carolina: Timely Warning: Orange County under tornado watch

March 24, 2012 - 4:09 pm

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: The National Weather Services has issued a TORNADO WATCH IN ORANGE COUNTY. That means conditions are favorable for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area. The weather service says people in these areas should be on the lookout for threatening weather conditions and listen for later… Continue reading Timely Warning: Orange County under tornado watch

Categories: Adverse Conditions


Alert Carolina: University Revises Emergency Notifications for Tornados, Informational Messages

March 16, 2012 - 11:49 am

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: The University has made some important changes to the process we follow in alerting the campus community about a tornado warning and in expanding the criteria for sending informational messages about crime and safety-related activities on or near campus. The changes continue the University’s response to the confusion and uncertainty… Continue reading University Revises Emergency Notifications for Tornados, Informational Messages

Categories: Informational


Alert Carolina: INFORMATIONAL NOTIFICATION – Chapel Hill Police seek information in overnight shooting

March 10, 2012 - 7:41 pm

The Chapel Hill Police Department issued the following news release earlier today: The Chapel Hill Police Department is currently seeking information following a shooting incident which occurred on East Rosemary Street, near Municipal Parking Lot #2, at approximately 2:35 a.m. this morning. Police responded to reports that two groups of black males exchanged gunfire and… Continue reading INFORMATIONAL NOTIFICATION – Chapel Hill Police seek information in overnight shooting

Categories: Informational


Alert Carolina: ALL CLEAR; RESUME NORMAL ACTIVITIES

February 28, 2012 - 12:57 pm

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: The University has issued an “all clear.” Now it’s safe to resume your normal activities. See alertcarolina.unc.edu for updates and more information about the University’s emergency communications. ABOUT THIS EMAIL: Campus-wide email is not an instant source of information as part of the University’s emergency warning notification process. The sirens… Continue reading ALL CLEAR; RESUME NORMAL ACTIVITIES

Categories: Emergency


Alert Carolina: Emergency Siren TEST Begins

February 28, 2012 - 12:25 pm

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: You received this email as part of a TEST of the University’s emergency sirens. The message coincided with the beginning of the siren test. There may be delays in delivery of campus-wide email. In an emergency, we plan to use all available communication methods including email as part of a… Continue reading Emergency Siren TEST Begins

Categories: Emergency