Department of Police & Public Safety - NIU - Northern Illinois University

Current Safety Bulletins

October 08, 2015

Bomb Threat

October 07, 2015

Off-Campus Robbery - 800 Block Spiros Court

September 25, 2015

Emergency Call Box Outage

September 25, 2015

Social Media Threat

September 23, 2015

Off-Campus Robbery - Greenbrier and Russell Rds.

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With more than 55 sworn officers, the NIU Police Department provides service and protection to the campus community, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  All NIU police officers receive advanced training beyond basic law enforcement training and are required to be certified, or will be certified, as emergency medical technicians.

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The NIU Police Department is located at 395 Wirtz Dr. (off of Lucinda Ave, east of Normal Rd.)

Emergency: Dial 9-1-1
(815) 753-1212
Huskie Safe Line:
(815) 753-2222 
Huskie Patrol (Walk Safe):
(815) 753-9658