May 5, 2017

Dear Campus Community,

A new policy on Emergency Management and Continuity of Operations has been approved. The new policy establishes the authorities to support the campus organizational structure for responding to and recovering from emergencies that might overwhelm campus resources.

The policy is available at:

Effective May 1, 2017, the new policy works in conjunction with UC Berkeley’s Emergency Operations Plan and Crisis Management Plan. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Emergency Management at

Best Regards,

Margo Bennett
Chief of Police
University of California Police Department, Berkeley