University of California, Riverside

Task Force on Safety

University Task Force on Safety


About the committee


Examine current activities and make recommendations about additional measures to ensure the safety of our campus and nearby community.
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Chaired by Vice Chancellor of Finance and Business Operations Charles Rowley, the group is comprised of faculty, staff, and students (undergraduate and graduate), members respond to concerns that arose after a series of crimes in the immediate area surrounding campus.
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The group meets weekly on Tuesdays in Surge 170. To propose an agenda item, please contact Georgianne Carlson (951) 827-8222.
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A word about campus concerns

Chancellor Jane Close Conoley, Ph.D.
January 25, 2013

University Task Force on Safety charged

Chancellor Jane Close Conoley, Ph.D.
February 14, 2013

University Task Force on Safety composition

Vice Chancellor FBO Charles Rowley
March 18, 2013

Safety and Security: Services, Support, and Assets (Existing and Planned)

Universitiy Task Force on Safety
April 2, 2013

Crime and Safety on Campus: Looking at Comparative Data)

Assistant Executive Vice Chancellor William Kidder
April 23, 2013




  • First Task Force Meeting
    April 2nd, 2013
  • Town Hall on Safety
    April 4th, 2013

Campus Forums

The task force will facilitate open forums, during which the campus is invited to ask questions, voice their concerns, and learn about initiatives.
April 4th, 2013 (Noon–1 p.m.)

Location: HUB 302

May 23, 2013 (Noon–1 p.m.)

Location: HUB 302
Watch Webcast
Download the presentation
Download the UTFS (Safety Task Force) Initiative Grid with Priorities

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Environmental Health & Safety
Environmental Health & Safety

Tel: (951) 827-5528
Fax: (951) 827-5122