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Reports of vehicle break-ins and thefts on nearby college campuses

The Wake Forest University Police Department works closely with other nearby universities to stay informed of safety issues affecting college campuses in Winston-Salem. In January and February, various issues related to vehicles (break-ins, thefts and vandalism) were reported at Wake Forest. Other area universities have […]

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Community Safety Advisory: Vehicle Break-ins

University police are investigating reports of four vehicle break-ins that occurred last night (Saturday, Feb. 11) in the lower parking area of Lot Z4. The lot, designated primarily for sophomore parking, is located across from the Polo Road entrance to Reynolda Campus and accessed from […]

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Update on fire and evacuation

On Monday evening, a fire at the fertilizer plant at 4440 N. Cherry Street in Winston-Salem led to the Winston-Salem Fire Department asking for the evacuation of residents living within a one-mile radius. Faculty, staff and students who reside inside […]

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Update on this morning’s emergency alerts

Early this morning, the University received anonymous phone calls with shooting-related threats. An emergency shelter-in-place message was sent while University Police and Winston-Salem Police investigated the threat. At 5 a.m., an all-clear message was shared as the call was determined to be a hoax. It […]

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