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University Police



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 receipt of the Governor's Crime Prevention Award for 25 consecutive years.


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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 Prevention Bulletin posted - Telephone scam - posted on 4/16/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus Robbery - posted on 4/14/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted- Off Campus- residential Burglaries - posted on 4/09/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus - Robbery - posted on 4/8/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus - Armed Robbery - posted on 4/7/14


NEW - Request for Assistance - Parking Lot - Thefts - posted on 3/11/14


NEW - Attempt to Identify - Theft from CFA and suspicious activity in Smith Hall - posted on 3/7/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus - Residential Burglaries - posted on 3/4/14


NEW - Crime Alert posted - Off Campus Rpbbery (Unarmed) - posted on 2/24/14


NEW Campus Warning - Credit Card Thefts - posted on 2/04/14                         

NEW Crime Alert Posted - Off Campus Robbery - posted on 2/03/14


NEW - Off Campus - Commercial Robbery (Armed) posted on 1/6/2014


Crime prevention bulletins (PDF) are posted to promote campus safety.

• 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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