Archived Alerts (Inactive)

Notice: Roads may refreeze

NOTICE: Roads may refreeze

Please be aware that continuing freezing temperatures and precipitation through the night may result in hazardous driving conditions tomorrow morning. Please continue to exercise caution and use reasonable judgment if you commute to Farmville.

NOTICE: Testing of mass alert system

NOTICE: Testing of mass alert system

Workers are performing maintenance on the mass alert system and may test the alarm system today. The announcement will state that testing is ongoing.

Notice: Sleet in forecast

Faculty, staff and students,

Weather forecasts call for a sustained period of sleet coming in from the southeast beginning tonight at midnight and lasting into the morning. Please be aware of weather conditions and continue to exercise caution as you travel to campus tomorrow.

Notice: Potential Hazardous Weather

Faculty, staff and students,

There is the potential for inclement weather this evening and through the night that may make driving conditions hazardous, especially north and west of Farmville. Please exercise caution while traveling to and from campus tomorrow.

All Clear

NOTICE: Campus is secure. Police are still seeking two suspects, so continue to practice caution and report suspicious behavior.


There has been a robbery on South Street. Suspects were last seen in the vicinity of S. Virginia Street. Please practice caution and report any suspicious behavior to police at 434-395-2091. One suspect in custody. Additional suspects described by the victims as two black males, one wearing a black coat, white hoodie and was last seen wearing a camouflage mask. No further description on the 3rd suspect.

All Clear

All clear at Longwood. Resume normal activities, no further action is required.

Strong Armed Robbery Update

Longwood Police are looking for a male subject 5'10 - 5'11 last seen wearing a gray hoodie, black mask, black pants and black shoes. He was last seen running behind South Ruffner towards Venable Street. Please stay in a secure area until further notice. If you see anyone fitting this description please contact Campus Police at 434-395-2091 or call 911. Updates will be provided as needed at

Strong Armed Robbery

We have just had a strong armed robbery of a purse behind South Ruffner.

All Clear

NOTICE: All clear, the escaped inmates have been apprehended.