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Police / Fire / Medical / Suspicious Behavior: 716-645-2222Police: 716-645-2222
Non-emergency hazardous material concerns: 716-829-3301

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  • Describe what happened.
  • Do not hang up until asked.
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Members of the UB community can expect to receive quick communication and accurate information during an urgent situation, whether it's an incident on campus, or severe weather that affects university operations.

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