Reporting an Incident

Emergency Situations

Call the emergency phone line at (313) 993-1123 to report criminal activity requiring immediate police response. The Department of Public Safety takes illegal activity very seriously. When calling, inform us of the severity of the situation so that we can appropriately respond.

If you are reporting an ongoing situation or following up on a report filed with the Department of Public Safety, you can contact Sergeant G. Soviak in the Investigations Division at 313-993-1235 or soviakgr@udmercy.edu.

Non-emergency Situations

For general, non-emergency concerns, contact the Department of Public Safety at:
Phone: 313-993-1234 Email: publicsafety@udmercy.edu

Report all crimes at UDM immediately

Phone location Dial
Non-University phone (e.g. cell phone) 313-993-1123
McNichols Campus phone
1-2-3
Corktown Campus (Dentistry) 313-494-6706
Riverfront Campus (Law) phone 9-993-1123

Dental Clinic at Detroit Medical Center

All incidents and emergencies occurring in the Detroit Mercy Dental Clinic located inside the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Hospital, should first contact Hospital Security.

  • DMC Hospital Security: 313-745-3325

Anonymous crime tips

The UDM Department of Public Safety takes illegal activity very seriously. You can assist us by anonymously reporting criminal activity to the Department of Public Safety at publicsafety@udmercy.edu or by calling a phone number above.