On behalf of the team of dedicated professionals of the Humboldt State University Police Department, welcome!  We are a full-service, 24 hour-a-day, 365 day-a-year police department and are proud partners in the campus-wide team effort to provide a safe and secure environment for the Humboldt State University community.  Our trained staff of sworn and non-sworn professionals perform the following duties:

  • General campus security and law enforcement
  • Protect life and property
  • Personal safety escort
  • Crime prevention
  • Assist with multi-hazard emergency planning
  • Coordinate efforts with other local law enforcement and social service agencies
  • Fingerprinting
  • Vehicle, parking, bicycle, and skateboard enforcement
  • Criminal and traffic investigation
  • Escort of valuables and equipment
  • Reporting and mitigation of safety hazards
  • Assistance to motorists

While we have a multitude of responsibilities, foremost is the protection of our students, faculty and staff. It is very important to us that our policing is done in a fair, transparent and impartial manner. The men and women of the Humboldt State University Police Department are committed to effective policing in partnership with our campus community to make our campus one of the nation's safest. We are honored to serve you and value your commendations or critiques.