DPS is committed to "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.

Pop with a Cop

Fall and Winter Semesters (Wednesdays)
UCEN 3rd floor Lobby
12:30 - 1:30 pm

Upstander Training

Upstander Training

Students, faculty and staff join us for this helpful 4-part training series -

  • March 23 & 30 and April 6 & 13
  • 6:30-9:30pm
  • University Center's Michigan Rooms

To register or for more information, please contact UM-Flint Department of Public Safety at 810-762-3330 and ask to speak to Gaye.

Stop-the-Silence, 3-on-3 basketball

Stop the Silence - Flint / 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

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.



Touch-A-Truck Event

5th Annual 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

Interactive Safety March

DPS & Block Club Interactive Safety March

Fall 2017 - To be announced

The Safety March is interactive and involves role-playing at each station.

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! 

Connecting with U - Open Forum

Connecting with U - Open Forum

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

*Open to UM-Flint Students, Faculty and Staff = To attend the CU-Open Forum, you must reserve your spot - Call DPS at 810-762-3330 and ask to speak to Gaye to register to attend.

Alcohol and Drug Awareness Education Classes, beer goggles

Alcohol / Drug Awareness Education Classes

Classes focusing on alcohol and drug awareness education are available throughout the semester. 

If your organization or group would like to request this training or are interested in hosting a class, please call DPS at 810-762-3330 and ask for Gaye to reserve a date.

Police and Students Annual Global Games Competition

Police and Students Annual Global Games Competition

3rd Annual Global Games

Thursday, March 16, 2017  |  6-9:00 p.m.  UM-Flint Recreation Center | Championship teams will be recognized at 9 PM

FREE to all University students with their University ID |  Your Student Government will be providing pizza.

Global Games are presented by DPS, CAB, Student Government and the Block Club! 

"DPS is building police and community relations one victory at a time."


Safety Sessions

Education Safety Sessions

Topic: Active Shooter / Campus Lockdown - "What you need to know!"

March 6* and March 20*, 2017  - 6:00pm

*Open to UM-Flint Students, Faculty and Staff = To attend one of the educational sessions, you must reserve your spot - Call DPS at 810-762-3330 to register to attend.

If your group or organization would like a customized training session conducted by DPS (Active Shooter/Lockdown) please contact Gaye.

RAD (Rape, Agression, Defense) Training

RAD Training

Rape, Agression, Defense - RAD Training

DPS offers RAD Training throughout the school year.  Training is available at NO COST.  Registration is required.

Please contact DPS at (810) 762-3330 to request more information or inquire about hosting a class.