Security Alert

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Motor vehicle theft

    On Monday, Oct. 17, at 6:38 a.m., VUPD received a report that a vehicle was missing from Lot 24 located at 1410 25th Ave. S. Read More

    Oct 18, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On Monday, Oct. 17, a female student reported to VUPD that she was sexually assaulted by an unaffiliated male guest in a residence hall on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2022. Read More

    Oct 18, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On Sept. 20, 2022, VUPD received a report from a Campus Security Authority that a female student reported she had experienced a drug-facilitated sexual assault by a male student during the evening hours of Sept. 16, 2022, in on-campus housing. Read More

    Sep 20, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Aggravated assault

    On Aug. 18 at 4:56 a.m., Vanderbilt Police was notified and responded to an assault report in the 2525 Garage.  Read More

    Aug 18, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On the evening of April 27, 2022, a female student reported to VUPD that she was grabbed on the buttocks by an unknown male while walking in the parking lot in front of Vanderbilt Law School. The suspect was last seen leaving campus in the area of 21st Avenue South and West End Avenue. Read More

    Apr 27, 2022

  • Vanderbilt

    Security Notice: Update–arrest of fondling suspect

    On April 14, 2022, Marquez Alexander James was arrested by Metro Nashville Police in East Nashville. The VUPS Criminal Investigations Unit, working with BNA Airport Police, identified James as a suspect and obtained warrants for his arrest. Read More

    Apr 18, 2022

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    Security Notice: Update on March 16 security notice, March 17 AlertVU

    This notice is to provide an update to the Vanderbilt community regarding the Security Notice issued on March 16 and the AlertVU sen during the evening of March 17. Read More

    Mar 18, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On the evening of Wednesday, March 16, 2022, VUPD responded to two separate reports of sexual assault. Read More

    Mar 16, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On Jan. 31, 2022, VUPD was notified by a Campus Security Authority of three separate incidents in which female students reported they were groped by an unknown male in the area between and around 25th Avenue Garage/Highland Quad/Mayfield/West Garage. Read More

    Jan 31, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On Dec. 8, 2021, VUPD received a report from a Campus Security Authority that a female student was sexually assaulted by a male student in a residence hall on Dec. 6, 2021. Read More

    Dec 8, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Safety reminders and tips

    As the holiday season approaches, VUPD is reminding the Vanderbilt community to be vigilant in protecting yourself and your belongings to aid in crime prevention. Read More

    Nov 15, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On Nov. 11, 2021, VUPD received a report from a Campus Security Authority that a female student was sexually assaulted by a male acquaintance in a residence hall on Nov. 5, 2021. Read More

    Nov 11, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Motor vehicle theft

    On Nov. 2 at 6:40 p.m., VUPD received a report that a vehicle was missing from Lot 77 on 18th Avenue South. Read More

    Nov 2, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On Nov. 1, 2021, VUPD received a report from a Campus Security Authority that a female student was sexually assaulted by a male student in a residence hall during the early morning hours of Oct. 31, 2021. Read More

    Nov 1, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On Oct. 23 VUPD was notified by VUMC personnel that a VU student checked into the emergency department and reported she was sexually assaulted during the night in her campus residence hall room. Read More

    Oct 23, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On Sept. 20, 2021, VUPD received a report from a Campus Security Authority that a female student was recently sexually assaulted by a male student in a campus residence hall. Read More

    Sep 21, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security Notice: Sexual assault

    On Sept. 11, 2021, VUPD received a report from a Campus Security Authority that a female student was sexually assaulted by a male student during the morning in a residence hall. Read More

    Sep 11, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security notice: Sexual assault incidents

    On Sept. 9, 2021, a Campus Security Authority reported the following two separate incidents to VUPD that are not believed to be related. Read More

    Sep 9, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security notice: Sexual assault (content warning)

    On Aug. 28, 2021, VUPD received a report from a Campus Security Authority that a female student was sexually assaulted by a male student during the evening hours of Aug. 27, 2021, in a residence hall. Read More

    Aug 29, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Security notice: Sexual assault

    Vanderbilt University Police Department has received a report from the Metro Nashville Police Department of a sexual assault of a non-affiliated female victim that occurred on May 20, 2021, at approximately 9 p.m. Read More

    May 21, 2021