Commercial & Campus Support Services

Security Services

This service operates 24-hours a day, every day of the year. They offer crime prevention advice, patrol the campus, investigate crimes, and respond to alarms and emergencies. Students and staff are reminded of the University’s “Staying Safe in Leeds” booklet which gives advice on personal safety.

Bike Security
Locking your bike with a D-Lock to something strong and securely anchored is one of the best ways to protect it. For only £20 secure your bike with KRYPTONITE, Kryptolok, Series 2STD, Silver, retailing at £29.99. Find out more.

Reporting a Theft
If your bike is stolen, then report it immediately to Security Service on(0113) 343 5494. A Security Officer will be made available to assist you. You will then need to report the theft to West Yorkshire police phoning the non-emergency number 101.

Service Level Agreement

Security Services operate by the Security Service Level Agreement which sets out the following objectives.



Services Provided


Contact them for information, advice or to report a crime at:

Security Control Room Security Office
175 Woodhouse Lane

Tel: (0113) 343 5494/5 (non-emergencies)

or (0113) 343 2222 (emergencies only)



The Security Office is located near the University main entrance barrier.

You can locate us by using one of the following links:

Police Higher Education Liaison Officer

The University of Leeds works with West Yorkshire Police to provide a Police Higher Education Liaison Officer (PHELO) offering help, advice and support to students and staff on campus.

PC Becky Hurrell works with the University’s Security Service on campus. You can contact her at:

Find out more about PC Hurrell




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