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How to contact the police if you need to report an urgent, or non-urgent, matter.
If a crime is in progress or life is in danger, please call:
On campus: 01202 962222 (or 222 from a BU phone) instead of 999 as this will ensure help gets to you quickly. We will call 999 for you and our staff will know to direct the emergency services to your location.
Off campus: 999
Our Bournemouth Police website provides additional useful information, including
-How to report a crime or incident
-How to contact BU campus security
-Safety advice from Dorset Police
-IT security - staying safe online
-How To Report an accident or incident
-Sexual assault and harassment
-Link to Dorset Police web page
-Hate crime or incident