UNCG Police

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Police Sgt. Jaime Jay Young February 10, 1978 – February 25, 2024 Jaime “JJ” Young, 46, passed away on February 25th, 2024, at his residence in Kernersville, NC, surrounded by his loving family. He was born February 10, 1978, in Fort Plain, NY to Leo and Lois Young who preceded him in death. Jaime is […]

UNC Greensboro Police’s Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) class seems straight forward from the name, but instructor Kristi Reese ‘06 says it’s more than what it seems. “It’s learning what you can do with your personal weapons, with your body,” says Reese, who is also an ITS Analyst for UNCG Public Safety and Police. “Not being able to […]

The safety and well-being of our Spartans and visitors is a top priority of UNCG, and maintaining a safe campus is everyone’s responsibility. That’s why we are enhancing our public safety technologies – putting innovative safety tools right in the palm of your hand. UNCG announces the launch of the new Spartan Safe App. The Spartan […]

When you see a smiling dog wagging its tail, you usually also smile or maybe even give them a hug. At UNCG, the dog will hug you right back. Odin, UNCG Police’s two-year-old Belgian Tervuren comfort dog, helps students through the stressors of college.  “Other law enforcement agencies have found tremendous success through comfort dogs, especially […]

Each year, campus tours bring in the next fresh faces of UNCG and their folks. Since students usually keep a poker face, the oohs and aahs of parents become a primary measure of a college’s reputation.  “Students tend to ask questions that revolve around things to do on campus and Greensboro life,” says sophomore Hailey […]

“The Counseling Center is full.”   In fact, the model of the Counseling Center is completely built around access.   To that end, there is a walk in counselor available every day and on-call services available 24/7.  While students are not typically seen weekly, they will receive support, assessment, referral either to individual counseling here (usually on […]

On 03/23/2021, Officer Z. Lynch was awarded the UNCG Police Department’s Life Saving Award for his efforts responding to a train striking a pedestrian call. After arriving at the scene, Officer Lynch applied a tourniquet to the victim who had a severed leg injury, after being struck by the train. Officer Lynch’s efforts resulted in […]

This year the UNCG Police Department partnered with UNCG Facilities Services, the Dean of Students Office, Student Government Association, Oars, and Housing & Residence Life to conduct our annual Campus Safe Walk. During this event 9 groups located various safety concerns, and took the corrective actions of documenting and reporting these concerns. There were approximately […]