If you would like UPD to do an exterior visual check on your residence while you are away, please fill out all sections of the online form below.
- Ensure all doors and windows are properly secured
- Turn off all lights
- Take all items of value with you
- Have mail stopped at https://www.usps.com/manage/hold-mail.htm
- Close blinds and shades
- Inform landlord (if off Grounds)
- Remove everything from refrigerator and all trash from residence
*Security checks of specific residences and enhanced patrols will be conducted as circumstances permit, depending on call volume, personnel availability, and other variables. By offering this service, the University of Virginia Police Department does not undertake any duty of care or warranty with respect to specific residences for which requests are received.