Attention Media Representatives
The University of Missouri Police Department is committed to keeping the community and members of the news media informed about public safety issues and events involving the University of Missouri.
When you need information, Public Safety Information Specialist Sara Diedrich will be your primary point of contact. Her office phone number is (573) 882-3243 (which will forward to her cellular phone) or email firstname.lastname@example.org. In her absence, please contact the MU News Bureau at (573)882-6211 or email MUNews Bureau@missouri.edu.
During a campus emergency please do not call MUPD. Instead, check for updates on the MU Alert and MU News Bureau websites. These are the only official resources of information for the public and news media during an emergency. ONce an all clear is issued, Sara or other university spokespersons can assist with questions you may have.
If you have any questions or concerns about media information please contact Major Weimer for assistance. The University Police Department always looks for feedback in reference to the department's policies, procedures, and practices to include but not limited to our media policy.