About the University Police Department
The North Carolina Central University Police Department is located at 2010 Fayetteville St. and is open 24 hours a day. The campus is patrolled, 365 day a year by sworn police officers and security officers. Our primary objective is to provide a safe and secure environment within which students, faculty, and staff can live, learn, and work.
The University Police Department is organized as a department of 28 sworn law enforcement officers, 16 security officers, 5 telecommunicators and 4 administrative staff.
All sworn officers are professionally trained and certified by the state of North Carolina, with the same authority and right to bear arms and arrest as any law enforcement officer in the State of North Carolina.
The department provides a full range of police services, including, but not limited to, investigating all crimes committed in and around its jurisdiction, making arrests, providing crime prevention/community services programs, enforcing traffic laws, and maintaining crowd control for campus special events.
The department maintains close partnership with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies in implementing and coordinating campus law enforcement operations.
To establish a partnership with our students, faculty, staff and the community, to prevent the next crime and to enhance the quality of life throughout our campus and community; always treating people with fairness and respect.
Campus security and safety can only be realized through an active partnership involving its officers, students, faculty, staff and the community at-large.
- Our Campus,
- Our Community,
- Our City.
- Let's Work to Keep Them Safe.
The goal of North Carolina Central University Police Department is to provide a safe and secure campus. This can only be realized through establishing partnerships with our students, faculty, staff and community. Our delivery of police service centers around one primary concern: to serve and protect all those that come to the campus. This commitment includes the provisions of service to the campus community for the prevention of crime and a timely response when a crime occurs. The employees of the University Police Department will work in partnership with the community to deliver the finest services possible. In addition to excellent service, the University Police Department will continue to upgrade its standards, equipment and training of personnel.
Our vision is to enhance the quality of life throughout our campus and community by providing "Excellent Customer Service."