Security bulletin: recent assaults in Ann Arbor

March 8, 2023  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources,

Please be advised that the Ann Arbor Police Department is investigating two assaults against women that occurred in Ann Arbor on Feb. 25-26, one of which occurred in an area near the Wall Street parking structure. Ann Arbor Police have released a sketch of the suspect, which can be found along with other details on the U-M DPSS website.

In response to the incidents, Ann Arbor Police and DPSS have increased patrols while Ann Arbor police detectives continue their investigation.

Residents and visitors in Ann Arbor are advised to be extra vigilant and aware of their surroundings.

Here are a few tips to help you stay as safe as possible: 

  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Walk with a trusted friend or co-worker when possible.
  • Trust your intuition. If a particular situation makes you feel uncomfortable or unsafe, choose an alternative.
  • If you see something, say something. Report suspicious behavior. Call 911.
  • Confidential Tip Line 1-800-863-1355
  • If you would like an escort, call DPSS at #67890.