If you observe a crime in progress or behavior that you suspect is criminal, immediately call University Police at (859) 572-7777 or  911*. Report as much information as possible including:

  • The reason for the call
  • What the person(s) is/are doing
  • Where it is happening
  • Physical and clothing description of those involved
  • Whether there are weapons involved, and if so what type
  • Vehicle description and license number if appropriate; direction of travel when last seen

DO NOT APPROACH OR ATTEMPT TO APPREHEND THE PERSON(S) INVOLVED. If it is safe to do so, stay on the telephone with the police dispatcher and provide additional information as changes with the situation occur until the first police officer arrives.

* Always indicate that you are at Northern Kentucky University when dialing 911