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Recent Bicycle Thefts

The University of Maine Police Department is aware that several bicycles have been stolen from campus in the last few days. The bicycle (pictured above) was stolen from the rack at Somerset Hall between 11:00pm on April 18, 2022 & 7:30am on April 19th. Anyone with information about the recent thefts is encouraged to call […]

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We Are Hiring Police Officers

The University Of Maine Police Department is seeking applicants for the position of Police Officer. This position is responsible for performing skilled police work to protect life and property and to enforce University regulations and Federal, State and local laws.  The successful applicant will have the opportunity to practice Community Policing in a diverse University […]

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Request for Information in Skateboard Theft

UMaine PD is seeking to identify a person of interest in this photo in relation to a skateboard theft on campus. If you can identify this person, please call 207.581.4040 or provide information online via Campus Eyes (https://umaine.edu/police/campus-eyes/).   Thefts always increase as the holiday season approaches. UMaine PD reminds members of the university community […]

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Update: Theft of Fraternity Charter

Update: The Chapter Charter has been returned. Thank you! Request for Information: Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity located at 117 College Ave has reported the theft of their framed Founding Chapter Charter from inside the residence, if you have any information concerning this theft please contact UMPD at 581-4040.

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Message from the Chief of Police about COVID-19

To help minimize the impact and possible spread of COVID-19, the University of Maine Police Department is taking extra precautions to ensure the safety of its officers and communications personnel. Please see the following message from UMPD Police Chief Roland LaCroix. Thank you in advance for your cooperation and understanding. UMaine COVID-19 updates are online. […]

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Phishing Scam Advisory

We have recently received an uptick in reports about scams involving gift card purchases and identity theft attempts. Some of these have involved fake emails pretending to be from UMaine faculty and staff. We are resharing guidance from the University of Maine Information Security Office below. If you receive any suspicious emails, please forward them […]

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Revised Weapon Storage Policy

The UMaine Police Department’s weapon storage policy has been revised. Most notably, each on-campus student will now be allowed to store one weapon at a time. See https://umaine.edu/police/crime-prevention/firearms/ for full details. Please call us at 581.4040 with any questions. WEAPON STORAGE FOR ON CAMPUS STUDENTS Although there is a “no weapons” policy on the UMaine […]

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Phone Hoax

Situational Awareness Bulletin: Phone Scams Targeting Area Colleges and Students

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