Fortunately, incidents of crime are infrequent on our campuses. However, if you do witness one or are a victim, always report it:
You can contact our Campus Patrol or Security Officers on extension 2222 or 01206 872222 – Please remember to add this to your address book for quick access in an emergency
By calling our number instead, Campus Patrol or Security Officers can direct the emergency services to the exact site of the emergency without delay.
If do call 999 first you must report the incident immediately afterwards to our security team on extension 2222 or 01206 872222 if you have not already done so. Please ensure you provide details about the incident (including the Crime Reference number) to our Security team, who can also be found at the
If you call us afterwards, where possible, we may also be able to assist immediately and/or work together with the police using available resources such as CCTV.
The most important information you can give the police or Patrol Officers if you see someone acting suspiciously or committing a crime are:
Patrol Officers will do their best to help following any crime. However, should you need it, there is also a support network in place where you have been affected. You can ask us in confidence or contact the Student Services Hub.