How to reach us:
Direct Line: 519-888-4911
On Campus Extension: 22222
Our office: Located in the Commissary building on Ring Road just north of the Davis Centre
UW Police are on duty 24 hours a day every day of the year.
NEW EMAIL FRAUD TARGETING WATERLOO COMMUNITY MEMBERS
The University of Waterloo Police Services would like to inform the University of Waterloo community of the latest email fraud that has come to our attention.
The below email has been sent to several members of our community in an attempt to defraud responders. Should you receive this email message, do not respond to it and delete it immediately.
Dear Student ,<firstname.lastname@example.org>
Canada Revenue Agency has sent you an INTERAC e-Transfer (previously INTERAC Email Money Transfer).
Amount: $550.44 (CAD)
Sender's Message: Tax refund of $550.44 CAD from overpaid tax from year ending 2019
Expiry Date: 15 January, 2020
Action Required: To deposit your money, Start Claim
Unfortunately, a number of our community members have fallen victim to this ongoing fraudulent activity, both on and off-campus.
This attempted fraud can also be reported to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre on their website or by calling 1-888-495-8501.
STUDENT RENTAL SCAM WARNING
Police would like to warn members of the public to be wary of rental scams that could affect students looking for rent or sublet a property. More details here: https://bit.ly/2IeaCch