Northwestern University Police Department

  • Agency: Northwestern University Police Department
  • Address: 1201 Davis St, Evanston, 60201 IL
  • Chief:
Phone: 847-491-3456
Fax: 847-491-4931

Northwestern University Police Department is located at 1201 Davis St, Evanston, 60201 IL. The Northwestern University Police Department phone number is 847-491-3456.

Northwestern University Police Department News

All of our Ofc.s recently completed 4 days of In-Service training. Topics of instruction included: Calls for Service Involving the Mentally Ill, Hazards Planning, Ethics, Implicit Bias Recognition, National Accreditation, Policy Updates, CPR re-certification, Mass General Law Legal Updates, Applied Patrol Procedures, & Defensive Tactics (pic’d here).

Whether you are at school, work, home, or out to dinner, have you ever thought of how you might exit a building if there was an emergency? #NUPDHaveAPlan

Here’s hope. We could ALL learn a lot from young children like Jude.

During the Winter months these storage areas are great for keeping your bike out of the harsh conditions. Visit to locate all the bike racks and covered storage areas on campus!

Trees are also not a secure place to lock your bike – a thief could cut the tree down. Visit to locate all of the bike racks on campus.

We had a fun time joining staff members from NU Facilities & NU Procurement Services, volunteering at Cradles to Crayons Massachusetts in the Giving Factory Warehouse! We prepared and sorted items for distribution to homeless & under-privileged children in the greater Boston Area

We teamed up with Northeastern Crossing again to host the 2nd Annual Harvest Walk for local daycares and children in the community. Thanks to all the participating departments for making it happen!! American Campus, President’s Office, Alumni Relations, Faculty Center, University Advancement, Risk Management, HRM, Annual Giving, Alumni Office, 716 Café, Center of Student Involvement, Off-Campus Student Services, Bouve College of Health Science, Snell Library, LatinX Center, African American Institute, Visitor Center, College of Arts, Media and Design and the Orientation Office

Some Northeastern and Boston Police Department (Official) detail ofc.s pause to hold & hoist a very coveted trophy. Awesome day!

Every Boston area PD is working hard & collaboratively today, to help ensure that you have a fun & safe Championship celebration! Example: NUPD has many officers riding with the Cops On Bikes Regional Assistance (COBRA) team. Enjoy the parade! #GoSox!

Enjoy the parade Huskies and remember, #BehaveLikeChampions!

Beware of donation scams regarding the recent Hemenway fire! Trash2Treasure group is a recognized Northeastern student lead group. They will be collecting donations tomorrow – Saturday in the Center for Intercultural Engagement in CSC. Learn the details at

The parade will begin on Lansdowne Street and eventually end on Staniford Street. For the full parade route visit! #BehaveLikeChampions

Our annual Harvest Walk with Northeastern Crossing is back! Spread the word and hope to see you there!

Impacted students who have not done so already should contact Student Affairs by emailing or calling 617-930-0867. On-site response center at 104 Ell Hall is also staffed for all of those in need.


Enjoy the game huskies and remember, #PlayItSafe!


Using rideshare tonight? Always confirm your driver, their license plate, and the car itself. Also, consider sharing your ride details with family and friends #HaveAPlan