The University of Miami is testing the Emergency Notification Network (ENN). This is only a TEST! All campuses are fully operational. This TEST is required by law and assists the University in evaluating the performance of multiple emergency communication methods. Feedback regarding the UMiami ENN system can be given by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Please review the information provided below for more details regarding this test and how to get prepared! Read More »

David A. Rivero joined the University in October of 2006, after retiring from an impressive 26-year career with the City of Miami Police Department as a Major.  He arrived at the University with an impressive vision for the UM Police Department, and with a new, recharged mission statement, set out to make UMPD a national model for professionalism and community oriented policing.  In under 2 years, Chief Rivero was able to build a roster of more than 50 free crime prevention programs and services, gain impressive community reception to police, build a force of exceptionally trained, motivated and professional officers, procure impressive state-of-the-art equipment and a dramatically increase specialized operations and initiatives.  In February 2008, Chief Rivero was named “Director of the Year” by Campus Safety magazine.

Chief Rivero’s Qualifications/ Resume