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List of Security Incidents

Security incidents posted on this webpage are events that have passed. The university now uses TMU Safe for mass notification of alerts in urgent situations that pose an immediate safety or security risk to the community. We encourage all TMU community members to download the app and turn on notifications, and/or to sign up for text message alerts. In an urgent situation on campus, we want to increase the likelihood that you receive the latest information about what is happening as soon as possible. This way, you can make informed decisions that prioritize your personal safety.

For information on previous Security Incident Reports, please contact us

If you have any information about this incident or would like to report something that happened to you, please contact us.

Resources on campus

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Bystander intervention

At TMU, we take care of each other. Learn bystander intervention strategies for employees and strategies for students that may empower you to intervene and follow-up if you are harmed or see someone being harmed.

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Self-care is about developing important life skills to manage one’s health and wellbeing. Learn some self-care techniques for students. Employees are encouraged to browse resources about wellbeing at work.

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Personal Safety

Find information and resources that may empower you to feel safe, especially while on campus.

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Consent Comes First: Sexual Violence Support and Education

Consent Comes First provides support to TMU community members affected by sexual violence, whether it happened on- or off-campus, or if you experienced sexual violence before you came to TMU.

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Self-defence workshops

Available to all community members, self-defence workshops are designed to empower participants with the skills and knowledge to respond to concerning or aggressive behaviour.

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WalkSafe Program

Available to all community members, this free service pairs you with a uniformed security crew member to escort you to various locations on campus, including nearby parking lots, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Student Development and Counselling

CSDC offers free, confidential counselling services in a professional and friendly environment to TMU students.

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Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

EFAP is a confidential and voluntary support service that can help staff and faculty solve all kinds of problems and challenges in your life, available for TMU employees.