Alert issued at 03/29/2021 11:13:45 AM EDT.

MSU Timely Warning: Burglary Timely Warning for Burglary occurring on the East Lansing campus reported by Michigan State University Police Date Reported: Date Occurred 03/29/2021 Location: Holmes Hall Synopsis: Sometime between midnight and 10:00am, an unknown suspect entered a room at West Holmes Hall and stole a clutch purse. There is no suspect description at this time. Suspect Information: None Vehicle Information: None

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MSU Alert: Armed Robbery

Emergency Notification for Armed Robbery: An Armed Robbery at Holden Hall was reported to the MSU Police Department on 02-15-2021 at 9:50 p.m. According to the victim the incident occurred on 02-15-2021 around 8:30 p.m. inside Holden Hall. As described by the victim, the suspect is a black male, college-aged, approximately 6’03”, thin build, wearing a black cloth mask, a pink hooded sweatshirt, and dark pants. According to the victim the suspect did display a handgun and left in an unknown direction on foot from Holden Hall. Contact the Michigan State University Police at 911 or 517-355-2221 to report any unusual or suspicious activity. You can also submit an anonymous tip by texting MSUPD to CRIMES (274637) along with your […]

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Keeping Campus Safe

Dear Spartans, I am writing to you in response to several inquiries we have received regarding the safety of our campus community. Many of you have heard about the planning underway in states across the nation in preparation for any events that may take place leading up to the Presidential Inauguration. The Michigan State Capitol, in the city of Lansing, is a little more than four miles from campus. Events there are handled by the Michigan State Police (MSP) and rarely impact the campus of Michigan State University. However, the Michigan State University Police Department has partnerships with area law enforcement and we are sharing resources and information with them. The duty of the MSU Police Department is to serve […]

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MSU Alert: Emergency Notification for Armed Robbery

This is an MSU ALERT from the Michigan State University Police regarding an incident in the City of East Lansing. An armed robbery occurred at or near the Cedar Village Apartment Complex. If nearby use caution. Contact East Lansing Police to report any unusual or suspicious activity. This incident is being investigated by the East Lansing Police Department Detective Bureau. We have been told there is no active threat to the community and they have no additional information to provide.

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MSU Alert: Timely Warning for Motor Vehicle Theft

Timely Warning for Motor Vehicle Theft:   Date Reported: 01-06-2021 Date Occurred: 01-05-2021 Location: Ramp 7, 670 S. Harrison Rd Suspect Information: Unknown Vehicle Information: 2013 White Bashan Moped Vehicle Registration: Michigan license plate A501A   Synopsis: The owner parked their moped on the first level of Ramp 7 on 01-05-2021 at 7:30 p.m. The owner returned to Ramp 7 on 01-05-2021 at 11:00 p.m. and discovered the moped missing.

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Vehicle Auction at the MSU Police Department

The following vehicles will be sold at auction at the Michigan State University Police Department, vehicles may be viewed and bids may be entered at the Police Impound Lot, on the west side of the MSUPD building located at 1120 Red Cedar Road, East Lansing MI 48824. Vehicles may be viewed from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on 1/25/2021 through 1/28/2021, an appointment is required.  All bids must be entered by 2PM on 1/28/2021. Bids will be opened at 8 am on 1/29/2021.  Winners will be contacted by 10 AM on the same day.  If you would like to witness the bids being opened or to set up an appointment to view vehicles email Kathy Bissett at bissettk@police.msu.edu.  All MDHHS […]

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MSU Alert: Timely Warning for Motor Vehicle Theft

Timely Warning for Motor Vehicle Theft:   Date Reported: 12-12-2020 Date Occurred: Between 12-11-2020 and 12-12-2020 Location: 1855 Place Apartments Suspect Information: Unknown Vehicle Information: 2015 Beige Chevrolet Malibu Vehicle Registration: Unknown Michigan temporary license plate.   Synopsis: The owner parked their vehicle in Lot 15 on 12-11-2020 at 9:00 p.m. The owner returned to Lot 15 on 12-12-2020 at 8:30 a.m and discovered the vehicle missing. The vehicle was recently purchased and does not have a permanent license plate attached to the vehicle.

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MSU Alert: Timely Warning for Motor Vehicle Theft (Unfounded)

UPDATE: The vehicle was located on 11-14-2020 and was never stolen. No crime occurred and the report will be unfounded. Timely Warning for Motor Vehicle Theft: Date Reported: 11-13-2020 Date Occurred: between 11-11-2020 and 11-13-2020 Location: Lot 15, 1288 Garden City Rd Suspect Information: Unknown Vehicle Information: 2009 Blue Ford Focus 4 door Synopsis: The owner parked their vehicle in Lot 15 on 11-11-20 at approximately 5:00 p.m. The owner returned to Lot 15 on 11-13-20 at approximately 5:00 p.m. and discovered their vehicle missing.

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MSU Police Prepares for the Return of College Football – No Tailgating On Campus

East Lansing, Mich. In an effort to ensure the health and safety of fans, student-athletes, coaches, officials, staff and students, tailgating will be prohibited in all parking lots and campus spaces this football season. The Michigan State University Police Department will continue to enforce University Ordinance 21.03, which prohibits the possession of open or uncapped containers of alcoholic beverages and the consumption of alcoholic beverages in all public areas of lands governed by the MSU Board of Trustees and in all public areas of campus buildings. “On home football game days, certain rules are normally suspended,” said Captain Chris Rozman, MSU Police public information officer. “However, for this football season parking lots will be closed and there will be no […]

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