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Dedicated to Safety & Security - 24/7

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.

Online Reporting for Non-Emergencies

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The Duke Police offers a way to report incidents online, including thefts, vandalism suspicious activity and inappropriate behaviors. But, if a crime is in progress or if you have an emergency to report, always dial 911.

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News & Announcements

Blue Devil of the Week: Leading Safety for the Human Vaccine Institute

September 23, 2018
Scott Alderman ensures employees and students are safe when handling potentially infectious materials

Suspect Identified in Case of Inappropriate Touching

September 21, 2018
Suspect charged with two counts of misdemeanor sexual battery

Crime Alert: Suspect Touched Students Inappropriately Near Campus Dr.

September 18, 2018
Anyone with information about the incidents encouraged to contact Duke Police

Crime Prevention Education

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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.