A letter to the IU Bloomington community from your police division

Andy Stephenson, captain of operations for IUPD-Bloomington, writes a letter to the campus community to discuss concerns shared with him. He writes: “We have all witnessed controversial and, in some cases, unlawful police conduct in media reports. Likewise, some of you have, undoubtedly, had a personal experience that may have contributed to the forming of a negative viewpoint of, not only a particular police officer, but of all police officers. The men and women of the Indiana University Police Department (IUPD) share your concern. We acknowledge and recognize your fear.”

IUPD leaders discuss Black Lives Matter, training, community relations and more

“Black lives do matter,” IUPD-Bloomington Chief Laury Flint wrote recently. “IUPD officers have taken an oath to protect and serve, and we take that oath seriously.” Read this and other comments and observations by Indiana University Police Department leaders.

Andy Stephenson assumes operations captain role at IUPD Bloomington

Andy Stephenson, a Bloomington native, IU alum and veteran IUPD officer, has been promoted to operations captain of the IUPD Bloomington division.

Close blinds, leave on a light or two — and other holiday crime prevention tips from IUPD

If you’re heading out of town for the holidays or staying put, Indiana University Police Department has suggestions for keeping your stuff and yourself safe.