DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY


A campus police officer reads a sign that was removed from the Silent Sam statue on UNC's campus, on August 20, 2017.

Campus, town police review options

 Following the attack in Charlottesville, the Chapel Hill Police Department is using experience from other communities and past events to prepare for potential conflict.  


Alarms go off in Davis Library, but no fire

A fire alarm went off around noon on Monday at Davis Library. Department of Public Safety spokesperson Randy Young said the Chapel Hill Fire Department was investigating after the alarm went off on the second floor.


Protestors marched from the Peace and Justice Square on Franklin Street to the Department of Public Safety on Friday evening. Demonstrators came together in solidarity to speak out against UNC's sexual assault policy.

Protest highlighted survivors' voices

Shouts of “justice delayed is justice denied” and “students safety before reputation” were heard down Franklin Street as students and community members gathered for a Standing with Survivors Rally at the Peace and Justice Plaza Friday evening.