Husky Safe (911 Shield)

Husky Safe (911 Shield)

Husky Safe at BU


Husky Safe is a new app available from App Store and Google Play.     Search for "911Shield"

Summary of Features

•    Allows users to contact BU Police Department. Can send text, photos and video (anonymously, if desired).
•    It offers a Friend Watch feature to allow anyone in a contacts list to be notified when a user departs and arrives.
•    It offers GPS and also an indoor positioning system that can pinpoint a location inside a campus building based on wireless access points. Please note: not available in Kile apartments
•    All calls are considered "emergency calls" and stay active until the police investigate or the caller deactivates.

For active fires, ambulance calls and emergencies off campus continue to call 911.