We have been made aware of a small number of recent incidents around the Boundary Road, Glenmoor Road and Firs Glen Road areas, with a male offender approaching female students.
Police are investigating the incidents, but to help keep yourself safe, please read and follow this important safety advice:
- If walking home late in the evening try to walk home with friends
- Have your mobile phone with you and don’t hesitate to ring 999 if you feel in danger
- Try to avoid dark unlit areas
- Be aware of your surroundings: avoid wearing headphones or keep your music low
- If you see anybody or anything suspicious, get to a safe, lit area and call 999
Personal alarms are available to purchase from the SUBU Shop on Talbot Campus, priced at £1.90.
If you wish to speak to one of the University Neighbourhood Police Team email them at firstname.lastname@example.org. The team also have an office on Talbot Campus (T108, Talbot House).
If you have any information about the recent incidents please contact Dorset Police on 101.