Update on Incident at Gemini and Orion Intersection

Posted February 2, 2015

UCF Police and Orange County Fire Rescue today responded to a report of an accident with injuries at the intersection of Gemini and Orion boulevards.

The incident was domestic. According to witnesses, a male driving a black Nissan pushed his female passenger out of the car and into the road. The driver then fled the scene.

Alleged Armed Robbery a False Report

Posted January 30, 2015

UCF Police detectives have determined that a report of a strong arm robbery on campus Wednesday night was false.

Detectives responded to the scene and made contact with the female victim, who alleged that the suspects pulled their car up next to her, implied they had a weapon and demanded she hand over her purse.

UCF Police Unveil New Recruiting Car, Start Hiring Campaign

Posted January 29, 2015

The University of Central Florida Police Department is putting the pedal to the metal on hiring new officers.

A new UCF-themed police recruitment cruiser hit the road Monday, Jan. 26. The hope is that the new car—which incorporates UCF landmarks in its design—will attract the attention of rookie and veteran officers who want a career in community policing.

Let Us Help You Protect Your Property

Posted January 28, 2015

Keeping an eye on your things and securing any valuables is the best way to protect your property. But if something goes missing or is stolen, having your your property registered with the UCF Police Department can help us get the item back into your hands.

Regional Emergency Exercise the Highlight of Semester’s Safety Activities

Posted January 28, 2015

Activities planned for this semester will help members of the UCF community plan for disasters and protect themselves and their property.

The March 12 region-wide emergency exercise that will bring first responders from across Central Florida to UCF to work through a simulated crisis is among this spring’s highlights

UCF Police Chief Richard Beary to Lead International Chiefs Association

Posted October 20, 2014

With 37 years in law enforcement under his belt, it’s unusual for University of Central Florida Police Chief Richard Beary to experience firsts.

But later this month, he’ll be front and center for a historical occasion: On Tuesday, Oct. 28, Beary will be sworn in as president of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, marking the first time the chief of a university or college law enforcement agency has held the title.

UCF Police Sgt. Earns National Law Enforcement Leadership Award

Posted October 15, 2014

Whether you’re a police officer responding to the scary unknown or a defensive lineman working to contain the offense, Christopher Gavette is the type of guy you want on your team. The UCF Police Sergeant prioritizes being there for others, giving back to the community and serving as a role model.

UCF’s ‘Light Up the Night’ Speaks Out Against Domestic Violence

Posted October 2, 2014

The University of Central Florida will honor the lives of domestic violence victims and host a discussion about the impact intimate partner violence has on the community during the 7th annual Light Up the Night event.

Toss Old, Unused Medicine at Drug Take-Back Event

Posted September 22, 2014

Get rid of expired or unused medication the right-- and safe-- way during UCF’s drug take-back event next week. UCF Police and UCF Health Services will partner to collect expired, unwanted or unused prescription or over-the-counter drugs as part of an anonymous, no-questions-asked national effort to curb drug abuse and safely dispose of unneeded medicine.

Learn About Violence Prevention, Community Support and More at UCF Safety Fair

Posted August 29, 2014

The Pegasus Ballroom will turn into a one-stop shop for all things safety-related on Wednesday, Sept. 3, as part of UCF’s annual Safety Fair. On- and off-campus services related to violence and crime prevention, fire safety, health and wellness, and community awareness and support will be showcased in the Student Union from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This will be the fifth year UCF has held the Safety Fair, which is coordinated by Victim Services in honor of National Campus Safety Awareness Month.