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Case # 1807-005742 – Possession of Crack Cocaine

Posted on Thursday, July 12th, 2018 by UNCG Police under Recent Arrests.

On July 11, 2018 a UNCG Police Officer was conducting speed enforcement on Aycock St. when he observed a vehicle traveling 51 mph in the 35 mph zone. The officer stopped the vehicle and identified the driver as Deandre Smith. During the traffic stop the officer developed probable cause to charge Smith with Speeding, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Crack Cocaine, Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Crack Cocaine, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Smith was also served with two outstanding warrants on unrelated charges. Smith was arrested without incident, taken before a Guilford County Magistrate, and placed under a $3,500 bond.

Case # 1807-005703 – Possession With Intent to Sell and Deliver Marijuana

Posted on Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 by UNCG Police under Recent Arrests.

On July 10, 2018 UNCG Officers were advised by Guilford Metro Communications that they received a call of a possible intoxicated driver traveling west on Spring Garden St. A UNCG Officer observed the vehicle and initiated a traffic stop. During the stop, the officer developed probable cause to charge the driver, Tyler Holland, with Possession With Intent to Sell and Deliver Marijuana (felony), Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Driving After Consuming Under 21 Years of Age, Underage Consumption, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Holland was arrested without incident and has court scheduled for August 2018.

Student Employment Opprutunities

Posted on Thursday, July 5th, 2018 by UNCG Police under Community.

The UNC Greensboro Police Department is currently seeking students interested in the Student Ranger Program.

Hourly rate: $8.00 hr. w/ additional pay increases available during continued employment

After completion of one full semester, the department will also provide each student $500.00 per semester to cover expenses such as books and tuition.

Visit this link for more information or to download an application: https://police.uncg.edu/student-employment/

Rape Aggression Defense Training Profiled on WXII

Posted on Monday, June 25th, 2018 by UNCG Police under Community.


UNCG police are encouraging women from the community to take part in Rape Aggression Defense training. R.A.D. offers basic self-defense techniques, teaching women how to strike and how to get out of a situation if they end up on the ground.

The 12 hour class is spread out over three or four days. You can sign up online for the next class, which starts on September 18. Visit police.uncg.edu/rad/

Registration Now Open for June R.A.D. Class

Posted on Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 by UNCG Police under Community.

***Attention Ladies***

Have you always wanted to learn how to defend yourself? Our next R.A.D. class is scheduled June 18-20 nightly from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm.(12 hours total) Follow the link below to register or to find out more information.


Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics

Posted on Monday, May 28th, 2018 by UNCG Police under Community.

The Flame of Hope for Special Olympics came to Greensboro on Friday, May 25, 2018. Officer’s from UNCG Police Department, Greensboro Police Department and Guilford County Sheriff’s Office partnered to run the torch.  

Captain DeDona Receives Betty Hardin Award for Excellence

Posted on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 by UNCG Police under Community.

The UNCG Police Department is pleased to congratulate Captain DeDona on receiving the Betty Hardin Award for Excellence.

The Betty Hardin Award for Excellence in Business Affairs is presented each year to deserving active, regular full-time employees of the Business Affairs Division of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Eligible employees may be nominated by any interested party. An awards committee, appointed by the Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs, will review nominations and forward the names of at least two and up to three individuals and/or one work team to receive the award.

Consideration is based on the following criteria (more than one category may apply):

  • Superior Leadership to the Division of Business Affairs
  • A Spirit of Excellence
  • A Demonstrated Commitment to the Principles of Work
  • Rendering of Service Above and Beyond the Call of Duty to the University Community

Betty Hardin was a 16-year employee of UNCG, working in the Division of Business Affairs and serving as Director of Advancement Services, and was known for her rock-solid dependability. In 1994, Betty was honored with the Gladys Strawn Bullard Award for outstanding leadership and service to UNCG. Betty was a quiet woman who enjoyed the simple things in life and was always more concerned about others than herself. She died tragically on the morning of March 23, 2005 in an automobile accident on her way to work. The award was created to honor her memory.

UNCG Police Need Help Identifying Larceny Suspect

Posted on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 by UNCG Police under Crime Stoppers Tips.

The UNCG Police Department needs your help identifying the subject in this photograph. This subject is a suspect involved in a larceny at Jackson Library on 05/01/2018. If you have seen or know the identity of this subject, please contact Detective Grimes at (336) 334-4108. You can remain confidential and do not have to reveal your identity. Case #1805-003972.

Case # 1805-003977 Resident Student Charged with Felony Drug Charges

Posted on Friday, May 4th, 2018 by UNCG Police under Recent Arrests.

On Tuesday, May 1, 2018 detectives with the UNCG Police Department conducted a search warrant at Highland Hall. Officers recovered cocaine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia during their search. The resident student was charged with two felonies and four misdemeanors.  The subject was arrested and placed under a $15,000 secured bond.

The detectives developed the probable cause for the search warrant while working with the Greensboro Police Department on an unrelated case. Both investigations are ongoing at this time.

UNCG Officer Named the UNC System Officer of the Year

Posted on Thursday, April 26th, 2018 by UNCG Police under Community.

On Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Officer Taylor Trantham received the UNC System Officer of the Year Award. Officer Trantham was nominated because he has repeatedly demonstrated his ability to strike an excellent balance between community involvement and enforcement activity. Many have witnessed Officer Trantham’s unwavering commitment to our community, his incredible level of compassion for people, and his unbelievable dedication to the law enforcement profession. We are so proud of Officer Trantham and appreciate the way he represents the department, and UNCG. Great job Officer Trantham and congratulations!