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Police Department

University of Colorado Denver Police Department

University Police

About Us

The University Police Department maintains a full-service police department, staffed by 27 full-time police officers, to respond to reports of criminal acts and emergencies on the CU Anschutz Medical Campus. These officers are Colorado P.O.S.T. certified and hold police commissions with the State of Colorado. The police department also employs 6 security guards, 13 full-time Emergency Communications Center personnel in addition to administrative staff.   Emergencies and crimes in progress can be reported to the University Police Department 24-hours a day, 365 days a year.


Mission and Values

The University Police Department’s mission and values are essential to serving and protecting the CU Anschutz community.


Authority and Jurisdiction

The University Police Department is dedicated to serving our campus community; specifics of how and where are outlined through our authority and jurisdiction.


Policies, Procedures and Guidelines

Find relevant university policies, procedures and guidelines.


Contact Information

Contact the University Police Department via telephone, e-mail or in person. Call 9-1-1 for emergencies.

Meet the Department


Anonymous Reporting

Find information on how to make anonymous or confidential reports on ethics violations, policy violations or violations of the law.


Police Department Locations

The University Police Department is located on the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora.


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Use this interactive form to tell us how we’re doing, ask questions or share concerns about the University Police Department.



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