Preventing Auto Theft

Emergency Contact Information

To report an emergency, dial 612.343.4444 or x4444 from any campus phone.

For non-emergency calls, dial 612.343.4445 or x4445 from any campus phone. 

 

Preventing Auto Theft and Theft From Auto

According to the Minneapolis Police Department, automobile thefts and thefts from automobiles are usually crimes of opportunity. Nearly 80% of all automobile crimes occur as the result of a vehicle left unlocked and/or items of value in plain view in the vehicle. Here are some simple and quick valuable tips on how to protect your vehicle and it's belongings:

  • Keep your doors locked and windows rolled up.

  • Remove all valulables from vehicle. 

  • Keep spare keys in your dorm or apartment - not in or under your car.

  • Remove GPS mounts from your dashboard/window.

  • Never leave car running unattended.

  • Don't leave personal identification items in a vehicle such as drivers license, social security card, passport, etc.

  • Report any suspicious activity to the North Central University Campus Safety and Security Department by calling 612.343.4444 or x4444 from any campus phone.

 

Protect Yourself, Protect Your Belongings. Crime Prevention is everyone’s responsibility. Together, can we keep North Central University a safe campus.