Connecting with U!

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 2014

DPS Block Club - 1st Annual Safety March

Friday, October 24, 2014    4:30 pm

The Safety March is interactive and involves role-playing at each station. (Click on link for interactive map)

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! 


RAD Training

Fall 2014 dates

The following dates are all on Thursday nights - (6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)

Class #1

September 11st in WSW Tuscola Rooms

September 18th in WSW Tuscola Rooms

September 25th in WSW Tuscola Rooms

October 2nd in WSW Tuscola Rooms

Class #2 

October 9th in WSW Tuscola Rooms

October 16th in NBC Park Place

October 23rd in UCEN Michigan Room A

November 6th in WSW Tuscola Rooms

3rd Annual Stop the Silence!!  3 on 3 Basketball Tournament (Click on link for information)

June 27, 2015

Downtown Flint at the DDA Flat Lot (next to the UM-Flint UPAV)

"Building positive relationships between the police and the community built on trust and mutual respect"

We need volunteers! Call Kathy Howe at 810-762-3330 for volunteer information.

3rd Annual Touch-A-Truck Event 

September 27, 2014
WSW parking lot
11:00am - 3:00pm

We need volunteers!  Please take a look at highlights from the 2014 event - click on link below:

2014 Educational Safety Sessions  - Open to UM-Flint Faculty, Staff and Students

Topic:  Active Shooter/Campus Lockdown "What you should know"

Hubbard Building Conference Room

February 14, 2014/ Times: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

September 20, 2014/ Times 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

*To attend one of the educational sessions, you must reserve your spot - please call contact # below.

Alcohol/Drug Awareness Classes

September 2014, October 2014 (dates and times TBA)

1st Street Residence Hall - Multipurpose Room

If your organization or group would like to request this training, please contact the number below.


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 at 7 pm. 
Contact the RA for meeting dates and times.

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 sign-up information.

All Connecting with U services provided by DPS are at no cost for the participants.