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The Towson University Police Department is committed to providing effective policing and quality public safety services to the university and its surrounding area 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  Our staff members distribute safety information, conduct crime prevention presentations, patrol the campus and implement emergency operations plans to maintain a safe environment for students, faculty, staff and community members to live, work and learn in. Our commitment to excellence is demonstrated by our receiving the Governor's Crime Prevention Award for 28 consecutive years.

In order to remain safe on TU's campus, students, faculty and staff are encouraged to watch the Emergency Preparedness Training video.



Towson University Police Department
General Services, Room 100 (map)
24 hours a day, seven days a week

Emergency: 410-704-4444
Non-emergency: 410-704-2134

Business Office: 410-704-2505
Fax: 410-704-2976
E-mail: police@towson.edu


NEW - Crime Alert Posted - Off Campus Robbery - posted on 3/2/15


NEW - Request for Assistance - Liberal  Arts Building - posted on 2/25/15


NEW - UPDATED - PERSON HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED      Help us Identify posted on 2/23/15-

NEW - Help Us Identify posted on 2/19/15

NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus - Armed Robbery - posted on 2/16/15


NEW- Crime Alert posted - Off Campus- Armed Robbery - posted on February 11, 2015.

NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus - Robbery - posted on 1/26/15.


NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus Attempted Robbery - posted on 1/5/15


NEW - Crime Alert UPDATE -On Campus Robbery - posted on 12/04/14

NEW - Crime Alert posted - On-Campus Robbery - posted on 12/03/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off-Campus Armed Robbery - posted on 10/27/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus Armed Robbery (10/18/14) - posted on 10/21/14)

NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus Armed Robberies - Fifth Robbery( 10/17/14) - posted on 10/21/14

NEW - Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (Clery) Report for Main campus and TUNE campus posted on 10/01/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus Armed Robberies - posted on 10/01/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted- Off Campus- Armed Robberies - posted on 9/17/14


• Find out how to handle campus emergencies and register for emergency text alerts.




Contact information



General Info:


Anonymous Tip Line:


Escort Service:
410-704-SAFE (7233)

Closings & News:
410-704-NEWS (6397)



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