The Virginia Tech Police Department strives to enhance the safety and quality of life for students, faculty, staff and visitors through effective law enforcement and proactive crime prevention in partnership with the university community.
Rape Aggression Defense (RAD)
Monday June 10, 17, and 24. 2:00pm to 5:00pm at 1100 Torgerson Hall (sometimes referred to as “Torgerson Museum”)the Inn at Virginia Tech.
Faculty/Staff Police Academy (F/SPA)
Tuesday May 21 until July 2. 2:00pm to 5:00pm at the Sterrett Facilities Classroom (unless otherwise noted).
Ellen Krupar receives 2012 President's Award for Excellence
April 23, 2012 – Ellen Krupar, librarian for the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech, has received the university's 2012 President's Award for Excellence.
She was nominated for the President's Award based on her extensive and selfless service as a community volunteer, specifically to the Virginia Tech Police.
State Police Seek Assistance in Investigating the Death of Morgan Harrington
February 2, 2010 – For more information and ways to contact investigators, visit http://www.vt.edu/harrington/.
Police Continue to Seek Assistance in Investigating the Deaths of Heidi Childs and David Metzler
August 26, 2009 – For more information and ways to contact investigators, visit http://www.vt.edu/childs-metzler/.
Sexual assault in Lee Hall
July 23, 2012– At approximately 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, the Virginia Tech Police Department received a report of a sexual assault that had allegedly occurred late Friday evening in a residence hall on campus. [...]
Update: Suspect in custody, charged following early morning incident near Henderson Law / Alumni Mall
June 29, 2012 – (6 p.m. update) Virginia Tech Police have mande an arrest in connection to an attempted adbuction which occurred near Henderson Lawn earlier this morning. [...]
Sexual assault in Slusher Hall
March 28, 2012 – An incident was recently reported in which a student was sexually assaulted by another student. The incident occurred on or about January 23 in the early morning hours in a room located in Slusher Hall. [...]
Attempting to Identify Suspect in Home Invasion
January 23, 2012 – On January 22, 2012, at approximately 6:25 pm Blacksburg Police responded to the Orchard Lane area of town for a report of a home invasion and armed robbery. After arriving on the scene the alleged victim reported that three males, all appearing “college age”, entered his home. One suspect, described further as a black male with “cornrows”, reportedly brandished a weapon. [...]