UNM ramps up campus safety with LoboGuardian

February 10, 2015 - Staff

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Recognizing the safety needs of its campus community, the University of New Mexico has taken another step in its goal of enhancing safety for all its faculty, staff and students. UNM has added LoboGuardian, the latest technology-driven app designed to increase user safety through real-time interactive features that create a virtual safety network of friends and family.

Available for iOS and Android devices and provided as a free download, LoboGuardian allows users to designate "Guardians" to act as a virtual safety escorts in timed Safety Sessions. The app also allows users to report tips anonymously to the UNM Police Department, and call UNM PD directly.