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Public Safety

The University Police Department is dedicated to protecting members of the Cal Poly campus and the community at large. Learn more about the services we offer to help ensure public safety:

Police Patrol

Outline of services provided by the University Police Department Patrol Division.

Bicycle Patrol

Officers are taking to the streets in a whole new way with on campus bike patrols.

9-1-1 Communications

Compilation of emergency assistance information.


Services provided by the Investigation Unit of UPD.

Campus Safety Reports

In order to keep the on-campus community safe and informed, UPD is dedicated to recording and publishing vital campus safety statistics. Visit the Campus Safety Reports page to get informed.

Safety Escort Van Service

Information about the free safety escort van services provided to students, faculty, and staff.

Mustang Patrol

Information about requesting a walking escort provided to students, faculty, and staff.

Property Registration

Learn about how to keep your property safe by registering important items with UPD.

Housing Resources

How UPD strives to protect and serve on-campus residents through the support it provides.


Information about the local SWAT team and its duties

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Get Educated

UPD offers a number of classes to help educate the public.

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