Virginia Tech Police Department

Our mission

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.

Deriek Crouse Memorial Fund

 

Upcoming Events

Rape Aggression Defense (RAD)
Dates and Times for the Summer 2015 Semester have been posted. All classes are held at the Resident Life Resource Officer Office in Dietrick Hall (1st Floor).

Student Police Academy (SPA)
Student Police Academy for Fall Semester 2015 will start on September 9th and will end on October 7th from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The classes will be held in Room 153 Public Safety Building 330 Sterrett Dr. Blacksburg, VA 24061. There is a waitlist for students, so be sure to sign up for the class as soon as possible to get into the class.
The Fall semester class is almost full with limited seating available! The Spring 2016 Student Police Academy is also available now for sign up.

Press Releases

  • BPD is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a person of interest

    Blacksburg, Virginia, September 5, 2014 - Blacksburg Police is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a person of interest suspected of inappropriate behavior involving a female.

    For More Information View their flyer.

Crime Alerts

Crime Alert - Updated

Virginia Tech and Blacksburg Police have made an arrest in a case involving the post of a threatening message on Yik Yak last night.[Read More...]


Crime Alert

Last evening at approximately 11:15 p.m., a statement appeared on Yik Yak which read "Another 4.16 moment is going to happen tomorrow. Just a warning". [Read More...]


Sexual Assault - Crime Alert

On September 4, 2014, the Virginia Tech Police Department received information from a university official about an incident that was later found to involve a sexual assault. The incident is not related to any other crime alert previously disseminated by the Virginia Tech Police Department. [Read More...]


Sexual Assaults - Crime Alert

On September 3, 2014, the Virginia Tech Police Department received information about two separate incidents of sex offenses. The two incidents are not related. [Read More...]