Student Safety

Practical crime prevention advice and information

Student Safety Guide

We want all our tenants to really enjoy the experience of staying in Leeds. As with any big city, crime is a reality so we want to provide you with some simple tips on student safety to help you keep yourself and your property secure.

Below you will find some useful videos which include practical crime prevention advice and information.

Knowledge is power: Burglary

Child’s play: Burglary

Valuables in public places

Bike Security

Keep you car secure

Sexual assault


Leeds University campus and the surrounding area is very well policed.

You can find contact details for West Yorkshire Student Policing Teams at


Always dial 999 in an emergency where there is a danger to life, or a crime is in progress. This number is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. From a mobile phone, please dial 999 or 112. In a non-emergency, dial 101.

Live Chat

Talk online to one of our operators – not for emergency use. In an emergency always call 999.

You can tweet West Yorkshire Police Contact Centre at ‎@WYP_CCC