Advisories

Community Safety Advisory: Break-ins reported in neighborhoods near Reynolda campus

The Winston-Salem Police Department has advised Wake Forest that a number of home and automobile break-ins have occurred in the neighborhoods surrounding the Reynolda campus. In each of the incidents, the homes or vehicles have been unlocked. WSPD asks students, faculty and staff living in neighborhoods near campus to be vigilant and lock homes and […]

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Community Safety Advisory: Laptop thefts reported on Reynolda Campus

The Wake Forest University Police Department (UPD) has received reports of two laptop thefts on the Reynolda Campus on April 6. The thefts occurred in Worrell Professional Center and Carswell Hall. Both laptops were left unattended – one for an hour and the other for only five minutes. In February, a community safety advisory was […]

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Community Safety Advisory: Airsoft guns

A message from Communications and External Relations University Police are investigating reports by two students who were hit with pellets from airsoft guns in separate incidents. Airsoft guns are toy guns used in airsoft sports that shoot non-lethal, plastic pellets. Both reports occurred this week, one near North Campus Apartments and one near Olin Physical […]

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Community Safety Advisory: Laptop thefts reported in Reynolda Campus buildings

The Wake Forest University Police Department has received reports of at least three laptop thefts from Reynolda Campus today, Wednesday, Feb. 23. The thefts occurred in Worrell, Manchester and Reynolda Halls between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. The photos shared below are taken from a security video. In the outdoor photo, the suspect is shown […]

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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 that radius are encouraged to leave the area. The Winston-Salem Fire Department said that the evacuation […]

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Classes canceled for Tues., Feb. 1; overnight housing available for those evacuating

Because of the impact of the fire on North Cherry Street, Wake Forest will cancel classes on Tuesday, Feb. 1. Staff who are not needed to support the evacuation effort and are able to work remotely are encouraged to do so. If you are unsure if you should report to campus, contact your supervisor. Wake […]

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