Safety Notice

Missing Juvenile

Date: May 16, 2012

Location: On Campus / McNichols Campus

McNICHOLS CAMPUS – The University of Detroit Mercy Department of Public Safety (DPS) is seeking information on a 15-year-old black female last seen visiting Campus near Reno Hall on Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at approximately 8 p.m.

The female is described as 5’ 2” tall, 105 lbs., dark brown shoulder length hair and light-skinned. She was last seen wearing a black hooded sweat shirt, blue jeans, carrying a red/black or pink/black backpack. The 15-year-old goes by the name of Jayda and may have left campus in a blue Ford Escape around 8 p.m. that evening.

Public Safety is asking anyone who was in the area and may have seen anything to immediately contact the Public Safety Dept. at (313) 993-1234.

Safety Tips:
  • On campus emergencies call Public Safety (313) 993-1123
  • Off campus emergencies call 9-1-1
  • Call Public Safety for a nearby campus escort.
  • Be aware of your surroundings and others around you at all times.
  • Be aware that your risk increases in secluded and isolated areas.
  • Be aware of your surroundings and others around you at all times.
  • Limit the use of devices that distract you while (Ex. Text messaging, iPods).  

Important things to look for:

  • Height & Weight Race & Gender Clothing Age
  • Hair color & styleComplexion Unusual marks Eye color
  • Vehicle type, color License plate Direction of escape

Department of Public Safety


  • Campus Phone 1-2-3
  • Non-Campus Phone (313) 993-1123
  • 101 Student Center Building, McNichols Campus