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Campus Security and Police Information


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    2015 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

    The 2015 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available for viewing. The report contains campus crime and fire statistics as well as information about campus security policies, procedures, and programs.

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    Rave Guardian Mobile Safety App

    Boise State has a mobile safety app called Rave Guardian that allows you to text a tip and call Security at the touch of a button, and designate a guardian to check in on you when you are out and about.

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    Bike Theft Awareness Video

    Check out this helpful new bike theft video produced by the Boise Police Department and the Boise State University Department of Public Safety to learn how best to protect your bike.

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    Campus Security Escorts

    A security escort service is available upon request by calling the the Boise State University Department of Public Safety at (208) 426-6911. This service is free and available 24 hours a day, any day of the week.

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    Report a Concern Anonymously

    The Anonymous Reporting Form and the Silent Witness Program allow members of the university community to anonymously report criminal activity and other threats and/or concerns.

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    Be Notified of an Emergency

    BroncoAlert is a phone and text-based system allowing the university to proactively notify students, faculty and staff when an emergency is taking place on or near campus.

Report a Crime Anonymously

If you have information about a crime that has occurred on campus but wish to report the information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 208-343-2677 (COPS) or go to the “Silent Witness” page. Your information will be taken with the strictest confidence by specially trained personnel. Tipsters are issued code numbers to protect their anonymity and never provide their name or personnel information. Contact us at for more information.

National Safety News

Calif. Student with Detailed School Shooting Plan Arrested

September 22, 2016, 5:56 pm

Police say the suspect had a specific attack plan, a list of potential targets and limited access to firearms.

Security Robot Deployed at Calif. Hospitals

September 22, 2016, 4:08 pm

The robots are part of a test within the Dignity Health System.

N.C. Governor Drops Title IX Lawsuit Against DOJ

September 22, 2016, 3:15 pm

The governor's decision does not affect the lawsuit's status.

New Sony Network Video Management System

September 22, 2016, 3:12 pm

The system supports a variety of IP camera formats and 4K technologies, including Sony’s own 4K network cameras

Study Links Internet Addiction and Mental Health Issues in College Students

September 21, 2016, 3:40 pm

The study found a correlation between excessive internet use and depression, anxiety and impulsiveness, among other things.

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