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Message From the Chief

Orville King, Chief of Police

Welcome to the UCSD Police Department's Web site. Here, you will find the services of a diverse organization dedicated to providing the highest quality police service to students, faculty, staff, and visitors to our campus.

With a primary mission of protecting lives and property, and the belief that people are our most valuable resource,the men and women of our department have established an exemplary record of law enforcement service to our campus. We are committed to building community partnerships and applying unique and innovative policing practices to the university environment. Through integrity, respect, and support of our community, we are committed to enhancing public safety and improving the quality of life for everyone who works, studies, or visits this wonderful campus.

On behalf of the men and women of the UCSD Police Department, I thank you for your continued support. Through your involvement, I am confident our department will continue to provide the University of California, San Diego with an unsurpassed level of safety.

Orville King
Chief of Police