2018-2019 Catalog

Police, California State University

WH B-100

(310) 243-3639

Emergency: 911 from any Campus phone or 310-243-3333 from a cell phone (cell phone 911 will generally connect to the CHP depending on the provider used for service) or push the talk button on the red emergency call towers located on Campus.

The California State University Police is a service-oriented campus agency that provides assistance to the campus community. The Department is responsible for all law enforcement activities. This includes foot and vehicle patrol, criminal investigations, recovery of property and apprehension of violators.

Crime Prevention programs are offered throughout the school year. These encompass a wide-variety of safety related topics. New programs can be developed to fulfill any specific need or concern.

The department provides traffic control, parking enforcement, lost and found, information booth, and public fingerprinting. The Student Patrol are students employed by the Police Department to monitor our parking lots and provide escorts to and from vehicles parked in the University lots from 6:00 to 11:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday. The service is available during all other times by contacting the department directly and an officer will respond.

Campus maps, general information and parking pamphlets are available from the Information Booth. Guest parking permits are available if prior arrangements have been made with the department's parking office.

University Police Officers are State Peace Officers who are trained and certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training. Their duties include the enforcement of federal, state, county and municipal laws as well as University regulations.

The Department prepares and submits a monthly Uniform Crime Report to the California Department of Justice. The Department also enters reported stolen vehicles and property with serial numbers into the National Crime Information Center, allowing for recovery throughout the United States.

All students, staff, and faculty are encouraged to contact any member of the department regarding any problems pertaining to law enforcement or issues. The California State University Police are open 24 hours a day, year-round.

California State University, Dominguez Hills' annual security report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus, in certain off campus buildings, on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus, and within the City of Carson. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security such as policies concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault and other matters. Information concerning CSU Dominguez Hills policies, procedures, and facilities for students and others to report criminal actions or other emergencies occurring on campus may be obtained from the University Police,1000 E. Victoria St. Carson, CA 90747. (310) 243-3639. Information concerning CSU Dominguez Hills annual campus security report and annual fire safety report may be obtained from the University Police or by accessing the following website, www4.csudh.edu/dhpd/.