UPD Chief Linda Stump Addresses Students’ Safety Concerns at Town Meeting
Chief Linda Stump and Capt. Jeff Holcomb (both pictured left) joined students, staff and faculty to discuss personal safety on campus during a town hall meeting hosted by the law school on March 19. Both Stump and Holcomb presented basic information about safety and then opened up the floor for questions from the audience. Issues regarding gender, personal safety, rape-aggression defense, mental health concerns and the likelihood of an active shooter on campus were all topics discussed at the meeting. Its purpose was to benefit the students, faculty and staff while allowing an opportunity to address concerns regarding safety on campus, said Rachel Inman, Associate Dean for Students. For more information about programs offered by the university police department, call (352) 392-1111 or visit www.police.ufl.edu.