Sexual Assault and Violence Prevention

Where can I get resources?

I am concerned about my own behavior or anger. Where can I receive support and education?

  • Domestic Abuse Project (DAP)

Who can I talk to on campus?

How do I report Sexual and Domestic Violence?

  • I want confidential assistance to learn about my rights and options
  • I want to file a formal (Official) report with the University (not confidential)
  • I want to make a police report (call 911)

On campus confidential resources

Counseling Services: 651-793-1568, Founders Hall Room 221

Michael Peterson, Interim Director, Counseling Services: 651-793-1557 michael.peterson@metrostate.edu, Founders Hall Room 224

Women & LGBTQ Coordinator: 651-793-1544, Founders Hall Room 140

On campus places to report sexual misconduct

Herbert King, Dean of Students, Title IX Coordinator 651-793-1508, herbert.king@metrostate.edu, Founders Hall 236

Judicial Affairs Officer, Title IX Investigator 651-793-1535, Founders Hall 239

Craig Morris, Chief Diversity Officer and Affirmative Action Officer, 651-793-1272, craig.morris@metrostate.edu Founders Hall 315

Thomas Maida, Director, Public Safety, 651-793-1725, Thomas.maida@metostate.edu Founders Hall 324

Off campus confidential resources

Sexual Violence Services
St. Paul, Minnesota
(651) 266-1000
24-hour hotline; free and confidential

Sexual Violence Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota
www.sexualviolencecenter.org
(612) 871-5111
24-hour hotline; free and confidential

RAINN
1 (800) 656-HOPE (4673)
24-hour hotline; free and confidential

Off campus places to report sexual misconduct

Police
Saint Paul or Minneapolis: 911

Regions Hospital
640 Jackson Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
Sexual Offense Services
Sexual Assault Advocate
(651) 254-3584
Emergency Room - SANE Program
http://www.regionshospital.com/rh/specialties/emergency-center/sexual-assault-questions.html

Hennepin County Medical Center Emergency Room
701 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415
Sexual Assault Resource Service: (612) 873-5832
www.hcmc.org/services/sexual-assault-resources

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE) available at area hospitals
United Hospital Emergency Room
333 North Smith Avenue
St. Paul, Minnesota 55102
(651) 241-8755 (direct connection to the Emergency Room)
www.allinahealth.org/SANE

Victim services and legal information

Resource list for victims
https://dps.mn.gov/divisions/ojp/help-for-crime-victims/Pages/resource-list-victims.aspx

Domestic Abuse Service Center (for victims of domestic violence and dating violence)
http://www.mncourts.gov/district/4/?page=369
Hennepin County Government Center
Rm. #A-0650 (lower level)
300 S. 6th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55487
(612)348-5073

Minnesota Office of Justice, Crime Victims Programs
https://dps.mn.gov/divisions/ojp/help-for-crime-victims/Pages/crime-victims-reparations.aspx
Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
651-201-7300 or 888-622-8799, ext. 1 for financial help
800-247-0390, ext. 3 for information and referral
651-205-4827 TTY

Ramsey County Victim/Witness Services
Ramsey County Attorney’s Office
https://www.ramseycounty.us/your-government/leadership/county-attorneys-office/divisions-units/victimwitness-community-services
(651) 266-3222

Hennepin County Victim Services
Hennepin County Attorney’s Office
http://www.hennepinattorney.org/Divisions/CriminalDivision/VictimServices.aspx
(612) 348-4003

Steele County Victim Services Program
303 S Cedar Ave, Owatonna, MN, 55060
(507) 444-7780

Lawhelpmn.org (legal information on a variety of sexual assault issues)
http://www.lawhelpmn.org/issues/abuse-violence-crime-victims-rights/sexual-assault-and-other-crime-victims