We understand parents, students, faculty and staff are very worried by the recent crimes occurring near the UO campus and we share your concerns.
We are keenly focused on this issue and are applying the Eugene Police Department’s resources as a priority alongside our partners, including the University of Oregon Police Department.
EPD has deployed additional resources including investigations personnel, extra patrols and presence in the area. In addition, we have assigned targeted deployments and officers designated for rapid response. Investigative staff have been reviewing all reports and examining all evidence.
EPD and University of Oregon Police Department Public Information officers are closely exchanging information that is being pushed out through social media, including safety tips for students. A tip line has been setup to capture any leads on cases already reported at 541-682-5169.
We urgently wish to capture these suspects and are doing our best to do so. The safety of our community is a priority and we are working hard with our partners to resolve these cases as quickly as possible.