Safety and weather news

Security organization tabs Purdue campus as state’s safest

Purdue University continues to draw high marks in campus security.

Community invited to presentations by police captain finalists

Two finalists for an open captain position within the Purdue University Police Department will participate in interviews and give public presentations Wednesday (April 24) afternoon on the West Lafayette campus.

Public safety telecommunicators to be honored during Monday (April 15) event at Lafayette City Building

A celebration honoring the dispatchers from the Purdue University, West Lafayette and Lafayette police departments, and Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Office will take place from 3-3:30 p.m. Monday (April 15) in the City Council Chambers of the Lafayette City Building. The event is part of national Public Safety Telecommunications Week, which is set each year for the second week of April.

What to know on parking, road disruptions for busy weekend on Purdue campus

Purdue University’s campus will be bustling with activities Saturday (April 13), and that means a lot of traffic and parking guidelines for events.

Campus-wide tornado drill on March 19; tornado awareness classes set

Purdue University’s Emergency Preparedness and Planning Office will conduct a campus-wide voluntary tornado drill at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday (March 19).

Upcoming tornado awareness sessions set

Purdue University Environmental Health and Public Safety is offering Tornado Awareness sessions this spring that will focus on awareness strategies, responsive actions and things to do after a tornado event.

Bearing HallPurdue suspends classes; employees to report for normal operations

Purdue University officials announced that all classes for Wednesday (Jan. 30) have been canceled at the West Lafayette campus due to the expected wind chill temperatures that will be dangerous for students walking to and from classes. All university employees should report for normal campus duty at their regular time. Classes are expected to resume Thursday (Jan. 31).

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