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The Department of Public Safety is committed to providing a safe and welcoming atmosphere in which students, visitors, staff, and faculty can live, work, and learn. We strive to be a progressive and transparent department, and will continue to work diligently to promote and reinforce the values of Augsburg University.

Campus Shield Smartphone App

Augsburg DPS is now offering a free safety app to serve as an additional communication tool for our students, staff and faculty.  The CampusShield app offers four major features: emergency calling, submit a tip, safety check, and student emergency procedures.

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Temporary Change to Escort Policy

Effective 3/20/2020 In an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the campus community Public Safety will be suspending …

Cold Weather Safety Tips

As the single-digit and sub-zero temperature days become more frequent, it’s important for all of us (no matter how many …

Augsburg Cancels Friday Evening Classes (starting 5 p.m.) and All Saturday Classes

Augsburg University has canceled evening classes that begin at 5 p.m. or later on Friday, January 17 and all classes …

Holiday Safety Tips from DPS

The Department of Public Safety would like to wish students, staff and faculty a safe and happy holiday season. Please …

Annual Security Report

In accordance with federal law, Augsburg University produces an Annual Security Report also known as the Clery Report. This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning crimes and institutional campus security policies. You can obtain a paper copy of this report by contacting Augsburg’s Department of Public Safety at 612-330-1717. 

Crime Prevention & Education

A victim is never at fault for the crime, but you can help reduce the opportunity for criminals to commit crimes. The Department of Public Safety responds to crimes in progress and takes reports of crimes that occurred, but we stress that prevention is just as, if not more, important.

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