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The Duke University Campus Police Department provides 24-hour police and security services to Duke’s academic campus and hospital.  We are guardians of a community of world class students, educators, researchers and healthcare providers.

Emergency: 911  •  Non-Emergency: (919) 684-2444

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Citizens' Police Academy


The Citizens' Police Academy program is designed to give community members an overview of our department's structure, services and personnel.

Duke Police Safety Escorts


During the hours of darkness, Duke Police offers Safety Escorts for students and employees on campus and at the Duke Hospital.

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News & Announcements

Shooting Reported at BP Station on Erwin Road

October 11, 2019
Man taken to hospital with injuries on Friday afternoon

3 Ways to Keep Your Property Safe

October 7, 2019
Duke University Police Department shares crime prevention strategies

Attempted Armed Robbery at Morreene Road ATM

October 3, 2019

DukeALERT - On Thursday around 9 a.m., an attempted armed robbery was reported near 1400 Morreene Road at an ATM machine. The suspect approached a vehicle that pulled up to the ATM, displayed a knife and demanded money. No injuries were reported.

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Careers at Duke: Duke University Campus Police Department

With roughly 70 officers on staff, Duke Police provides safety and security for Duke University and its Health System. As a member of the department, officers have access to a variety of benefits and professional development opportunities.