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Expect Heavy Game Day Traffic on Campus Saturday

November 5, 2019
Fans attending Duke-Notre Dame football game are encouraged to leave early, carpool or use ride-share services

Tornado Watch Issued for Durham County

October 31, 2019
A watch means conditions are favorable for the development of tornadoes

Several Hundred Spread the Word about the LiveSafe App

October 28, 2019
Duke’s “Refer A Friend” challenge yields around 700 new users and several winners

Duke, Durham Fire Department Partner on Training Exercises on Central Campus

October 21, 2019
Beginning Oct. 24, six apartments are scheduled to be burned by December

Refer a Friend to LiveSafe, Win a Chance for a $100 Amazon Card

October 16, 2019
Contest for mobile safety app downloads begins today and runs to Oct. 21

DukeALERT System Test is Wednesday, Oct. 16

October 14, 2019
As part of its emergency preparedness plans, Duke will test its mass notification system

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.

Broken Gas Line Creates Strong Smell Across East Campus

September 27, 2019
Crews responding, others should avoid area near Markham Ave. and Buchanan Blvd.

Portions of Duke Forest to Close on Weekdays for Hunting

September 9, 2019
Hunting is part of forest's annual deer management program

How to Stay Safe on Electric Scooters

September 4, 2019
Follow these guidelines when operating scooters on campus

Officials Monitoring Path of Hurricane Dorian

September 2, 2019
Strongest winds, rain expected Thursday

7 Ways to Ace a New Academic Year

August 26, 2019
Useful tips for Duke staff and faculty as campus gets in full swing

How to Secure Your Mobile Device

August 5, 2019
Keep a password, back up your phone and block spam calls

Emergency System to be Tested on July 17

July 10, 2019
Duke community encouraged to download LiveSafe Mobile app

Duke’s Safety App Gets New Look and Features

July 10, 2019
Input from the Duke community helped shape redesign of free LiveSafe app

Heavy Rains Lead to Flooding in Campus Buildings

June 8, 2019
Access to Bryan Center temporarily closed

Duke Citizens Police Academy Leaves Lasting Bonds

April 23, 2019
Duke University Police honors newest class of graduates

Duke Officials Monitoring Tornado Watch Sunday

April 14, 2019

[Update: 10:30 p.m., Sunday, April 14, 2019]

The National Weather Service has extended the tornado watch Durham County and other Triangle areas until and until 5 a.m., Monday, April 15. 

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The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Durham County and other Triangle areas until 8 p.m. Sunday.

A watch means conditions are favorable for the development of tornadoes in and close to the watch area.

Duke Monitoring Impact of Downtown Explosion

April 10, 2019
Story will be updated as details become available

Experience the Dangers of Distracted Driving – Virtually

April 2, 2019
Duke hosts interactive distracted driving simulation on April 8

DukeALERT Test on March 20 to Focus on Tornado Safety

March 14, 2019
Community members encouraged to register for notification systems

Guiding the Way Home

March 13, 2019
Duke University Police Department program links homeless to help

Get Your North Carolina REAL ID

January 21, 2019
In 2020, a new driver’s license is required for domestic flights and to enter federal buildings

Getting Prepared for a Winter Storm

December 19, 2018
The first official day of winter is Dec. 21, and wetter-than-average conditions are predicted for North Carolina

Sexual Assault Reported on Central Campus

December 13, 2018
Student was attacked while sleeping in an apartment common room

Officials Monitoring Forecast for Winter Storm

December 7, 2018
Several inches of snow, ice expected over the weekend

Traffic Advisory: Swift Avenue Closed at West Pettigrew Street

November 14, 2018
Durham police are investigating a fatal pedestrian train crash

Blue Devil of the Week: Helping Keep Duke Safe

November 11, 2018
Lance Brown is a sergeant with Duke Police and serves in the U.S. Army Reserve