Safety Bulletin

Timely Warnings: April 28, 2016 Safety Bulletin

April 28th, 2016 by Stephanie Ann

Thursday, April 28, 2016

In compliance with the “Emergency Notification” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998, the Plymouth State University Police are giving notice of criminal activity in the area of the bridge going over the Pemigewasset River along Rt-175a into Holderness.


At approximately 11 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, a female student reported being approached by an unknown male in the area of the bridge over the Pemigewasset River leading into Holderness.

The student attempted to avoid the unknown male who refused to allow the student to walk past him. The unknown male then pushed the student to the ground before running away.

If you have any information related to this incident, please contact the Plymouth Police Department, (603) 536-1804 or submit an anonymous tip online.

Students are encouraged to walk with others. University Police will provide safe escorts across campus at any time. Call (603) 535-2330 and ask for a Safe Walk.

You may contact University Police at (603) 535-2330 or in-person at 2 High Street. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may complete a silent witness report.


Plymouth State University Police Department

The Officers of the Plymouth State University Police Department welcome you to campus!

The University Police Department provides policing services 24 hours a day, 7-days a week. We are staffed with certified police officers authorized to provide services throughout both communities of Plymouth and Holderness.

By way of agreements with the Towns of Plymouth and Holderness, the University Police are the primary responders to criminal matters and security needs on our Plymouth and Holderness campus locations.  We are also responsible for the apprehension and prosecution of criminal offenders on the campus of Plymouth State University. Policing needs that occur off campus are generally served by local police.

Our priority is to work with students, faculty and staff to foster a safe environment for those working, visiting, and living within the campus community.

The University Police Department is located at 2 High St., Plymouth, New Hampshire.

(Adjacent to the roundabout and the Draper & Maynard Building)

Emergencies: 911

Police Communications Emergency: 603-536-1626

Contacting the University Police by Phone

Business Line: (603) 535-2330

PSU Alert Line: (603) 535-3535

PSU Campus Tip Line: (603) 535-8477

After hours, University Police telephone lines are answered by the Plymouth Police Communications Center which is staffed 24 hours a day.

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.