Safety Notice

Unauthorized Driving Away of Automobile

Date: October 18, 2012

Location: On Campus / Corktown Campus - Lot K

Corktown Campus– The University of Detroit Mercy Public Safety Department is investigating an unauthorized driving away of an automobile that occurred at the Corktown Campus (Dental School) at 1:55 p.m. on October 18th.

The Department of Public Safety has information that the suspect involved in this incident may have driven a light blue mini-van, possibly a Chrysler. 

If you observe a vehicle matching this description call the Department of Public Safety 24-Hour Communication Center at (313) 993-1123.

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