Security update: Incident on campus Wed 23 November

Posted by rmt22 at Nov 24, 2016 06:52 PM |
There was an incident on campus at 5.30pm on Wednesday 23 November.

A G4 security personnel was assaulted and robbed outside the Santander bank in the Students’ Union. Police immediately cordoned off the site as they investigated the incident.

Our security team and the Students’ Union are working with the police, providing information from security cameras and witnesses.

We take your safety very seriously indeed and as a result of this are taking the steps of liaising with the police over increasing security on campus.

Leicestershire Police are appealing for anyone with information about the incident to call 101 and quote crime number 382915. You can find out more about the incident on their website.

If you have any concerns about the incident or just need to talk to someone, please contact our Welfare team on 0116 223 1185 or by emailing

There is more advice about safety available here and the Students Union have a page relating to student safety on their website.

To report any incident on campus you can contact the University’s Security Services team on 0116 252 2023. They are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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