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Campus Security and Police Information


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    2016 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

    The 2016 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

Texas School District Plans $12M Access Control Upgrade

October 25, 2016, 4:42 pm

The upgrade would include front entrance renovations to improve visitor management and lockdown capabilities.

Mich. Dorm Shooting Injures Student

October 25, 2016, 2:49 pm

The person who fired the gun is not suspected to be a student.

Campus Safety Magazine Announces 2017 Call for Speakers

October 25, 2016, 9:09 am

Campus Safety is looking for experts in the security field to submit detailed proposals for presentations in one of our topic categories.

Tips for Ensuring Polling Station Security at Schools on Election Day

October 24, 2016, 7:08 pm

Election Day offers a unique challenge for officials looking to maintain their school’s security as crowds of voters come and go from campus.

Leveraging the Technology of High-Performance Buildings

October 24, 2016, 4:14 pm

The technology systems in new buildings can give facility managers valuable data on how their building is being used.

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