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CPFR Activity Near Campus

Oct 14, 2020 @ 10:40pm

Alert Type: Information

Status: OK

Central Pierce Fire and Rescue is responding to a reported fire near the AUC. Stay clear of the area given the heavy presence of emergency vehicles.

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Police Activity near campus

Oct 14, 2020 @ 12:00am

Alert Type: Information

Status: OK

Police pursued an individual who attempted to break a window of the police vehicle then fled onto campus. The suspect was immediately apprehended. There is no threat to the campus or the community.

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Police Incident at Garfield and C. St.

Oct 3, 2020 @ 9:53pm

Alert Type: Warning

Status: OK

Police are responding to a stabbing at Garfield and C St. Suspect has fled the scene. The incident is not related to PLU in any way nor do we believe there is any threat to campus. Please avoid the area until further notice. Updates to follow.

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Campus Wide Power Outage

Jul 21, 2020 @ 1:00pm

Alert Type: Emergency

Status: OK

The PLU Campus and the greater Parkland area is experiencing a power outage. Updates will follow on this web page.

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Police Activity near campus

Mar 24, 2020 @ 1:00am

Alert Type: Emergency

Status: OK

Police are responding to the are of 127th St. S and Park Ave S. One suspect is still outstanding at this time. We will continue to update the community as information becomes available.

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Community Alert – Police Activity at 121st and Yakima 

Mar 9, 2020 @ 9:50pm

Alert Type: Emergency

Status: OK

The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department is  on scene at 121st & Yakima responding to a call involving a gun. PCSD  has set up containment and are investigating the area. Campus Safety is in constant, direct contact with PCSD, who did not feel that campus is at risk. More info will follow as it becomes available. ...

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Coronavirus Update: Transition to Distance Learning

Mar 7, 2020 @ 4:00pm

Alert Type: Information

Status: OK

Please see the latest campus wide announcement here: www.plu.edu/chws/coronavirus/messages-coronavirus/ PLU leaders have spent the last few weeks learning about the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19, and preparing for how it might affect our campus. As of this writing, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 at PLU. We continue to receive guidance from local, state...

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PLU Community Alert – Police Activity Nearby

Feb 24, 2020 @ 4:50pm

Alert Type: Information

Status: OK

Police are responding to a call in a business on Garfield St. Containment has been set up and all parties involved in the incident are accounted for. There is no threat to campus, but there is a large police presence in the area. Please avoid the area of Garfield street between Park Avenue and C...

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Delayed Start – 1/14/2020

Jan 14, 2020 @ 5:30am

Alert Type: Snow

Status: OK

Due to inclement weather, the university will open late today.  Offices will open at 10am, and classes will begin at 10am.  Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to use caution while on the road.

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Stay In Place

Nov 18, 2019 @ 5:03pm

Alert Type: Emergency

Status: OK

At approximately 5:03pm Campus Safety received reports of what sounded like gunfire near campus. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department was already in the area and began to investigate. Initial reports suggest an incident involving gunfire occurred on 129th St s. At 5:56pm After an extensive search of the area the Pierce county Sheriff’s Department has...

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