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UCLA Police Department (UCPD)

The UCLA Police Department is a leader in providing progressive law enforcement services to a culturally diverse urban campus and its surrounding community. UCPD is dedicated to providing a safe and secure environment for teaching, research and public service. The department does this through patrol, rapid response to calls for service, investigations, education and implementation of preventative strategies. The work of the UCPD, grounded in a community policing philosophy, utilizes campus partnerships as the most effective approach for insuring a safe campus.

General Info

24 hours a day / 7 days a week
On Campus 601 Westwood Plaza
Undergraduate Graduate & Professional Faculty & Staff Alumni

Contact Info

(310) 825-1491


  • General Information - Find more information about the UCLA Police Department and its mission here.
  • Blog - Find recent blog articles by the UCPD here.
  • Report Crime - Report any incidents and crimes here. A guide to non-emergency reports and anonymous reporting is provided.
  • Report Procedures - Find information about how to file a police report here.
  • EMS - Information about emergency medical services can be found here. Find more information about EMT jobs, classes, ride-along, and paying an ambulance bill online.
  • CSO - Find information about Community Service Officers or evening escorts, evening van service, and available CSO jobs.
  • Fingerprinting - Campus affiliates and the general public can book an appointment to get Live Scan/background check fingerprinting service.
  • Employment- Find information and links to current employment opportunities at the Police Department here.
  • Contact the UCLA Police Department to report a crime or other incident on campus, or to receive immediate help. You can contact the UCLA Police Department, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at (310) 825-1491. This office also has information about reporting "hate crimes".