In addition to the traditional law enforcement services, DPS is dedicated to providing a wide variety of community services. Our Community Engagement Programs are designed to build and maintain partnerships, trust, respect, create a dialogue with our community, provide educational resources and programs, and assist our community in reducing the opportunity for crime.
DPS is committed to “Connecting with U”!
Calendar of Events 2017
Second Annual Police and Students United Global Games (click on link for information)
Saturday, March 16, 2017 | 6-9:00 p.m. UM-Flint Recreation Center
FREE to all University students with their University ID | Your Student Government will be providing pizza.
2017 Educational Safety Sessions - Open to UM-Flint Students, Faculty and Staff
Topic: Active Shooter/Campus Lockdown "What you need to know"
March 6* and March 20*, 2017 - 6:00pm
If your group or organization would like a customized training session conducted by DPS (Active Shooter/Lockdown) please contact Gaye.
*To attend one of the educational sessions, you must reserve your spot - Call DPS at 810-762-3330 to register to attend.
DPS Block Club - 4th Annual Safety March
Spring 2017 - to be announced
The Safety March is interactive and involves role-playing at each station. (Click on link for information)
The do's and don't's about personal safety are discussed after each role play event.
Join us and let's March together for safety!
5th Annual Stop the Silence 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament (click on link for information)
Summer 2017 - to be announced
DDA "flat" lot - S. Saginaw St.
"Building positive relationships between the police and the community built on trust and mutual respect"
We need volunteers ~ Call DPS at 810-762-3330 for volunteer information.
Check out the Stop the Silence-Flint facebook page for additional information.
5th Annual Touch-A-Truck Event
September 30, 2017
WSW parking lot
11:00am - 3:00pm
We need volunteers! ~ Call DPS at 810-762-3330 for volunteer information.
Please take a look at the highlights from previous events - click on link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9U_tKhcLrWs&sns=em
2017 Connecting with U - Open Forum - Open to UM-Flint Students, Faculty and Staff
Topic: Q & A with DPS about what's on your mind, services offered, parking, safety strategies, safety tips and much more!
October 5, 2017 - 5-6:30pm - Location to be determined
*To attend the CU-Open Forum, you must reserve your spot - Call DPS at 810-762-3330 to register to attend.
Alcohol/Drug Awareness Classes
Winter, Spring/Summer and Winter 2017 (dates and times TBA)
If your organization or group would like to request this training call DPS at 810-762-3330 to reserve a date.
Fall and Winter Semesters (Wednesdays)
UCEN 3rd floor Lobby
12:30 - 1:30 pm
DPS/Student Life First Street Residence Hall Block Club
Meetings - Multipurpose Room - First Street Residence Hall, Thursdays at 7 pm.
Contact your RA for addtional information.
Block Club members understand that Safety is everyone's responsibility.
Join the fun and become a Block Club Member!
*Please contact Gaye Stover at 762-3330 for registration or volunteer information.
All Connecting with U services provided by DPS are at no cost for the participants.