Security

The Security team provide an effective and efficient securit​y service, with the primary objective of providing a safe and secure environment for all staff, students and authorised visitors. Security also engages with both external stakeholders (such as members of the local community and service providers) plus internal stakeholders such as staff and student groups.

The services that we provide include

  • Active security provision across the campus, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 
  • Operates a sophisticated CCTV surveillance system​ in a pu​rpose built control room. 
  • First response to incidents and first assessments of emergency situations. 
  • Identifying and implementing effective crime reduction measures.
  • Monitoring and administrating the control of access to buildings outside of core hours. 
  • Controling access to buildings outside of core hours.
  • Processing lost and found property. 
  • Conducting security surveys and investigating inappropriate behaviour by students and staff. 
  • Work in conjunction with our partners in local government and Leicestershire Police. 
  • Management of parking enforcement, working in conjunction with First Parking.
  • Working out of hours.

Campus Police contact

Our campus police team (PC 4550 Sam Burton and PCSO 6514 Oli Cordier) are based in Gateway House, Room 0.14. This office is not always occupied as the officers may be on patrol. If you need to report a crime or incident to them you can Report Online.

For general enquires ONLY you can email the officers at DMU@leicestershire.pnn.police.uk. Do not use this email address to report an incident as it is not monitored 24/7.

To report information 100% anonymously you can contact Crimestoppers.

You can also follow your DMU Team on Facebook and Twitter.

How to contact us​​​​​

Telephone: 0116 2577642 (extension 7642), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 
Email:  security@dmu.ac.uk​

​Security reception

Our reception is available within the  Estates Services Building, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.​​​

 
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