About Us

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the California State University, Dominguez Hills Police Department to provide a safe campus conducive to education for the University's students, faculty, staff, and visitors. We will accomplish our mission by encouraging community awareness and providing proactive service in a fair, sensitive, and professional manner in support of the University’s mission. The University Police Department will enforce all laws of the state of California and educate the community on safety and risk avoidance practices.

How To Contact Us

The University Police station is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, and is located:

  • 1000 E Victoria St
    WH B100
    Carson, CA 90747

The station is located at the northwest corner of Welch Hall on the first floor. Our phone numbers are:

  • Emergency:  9-1-1 from any campus phone or push the "talk" button on the red emergency call towers located on campus. Note: on-campus 911 calls from cellular phones generally are routed to the CHP. All other on-campus 911 calls go directly to University Police dispatch.

    Or call 310-243-3333 from any on-campus phone, including cellular phones, which are routed directly to University Police dispatch.

  • Non-emergency:  310-243-3639

  • Fax:  310-516-4259

Services

Under 830.2 (c) of the California Penal Code and 89560 of the California Education Code the University Police Department ensures the enforcement of all local, state, and federal laws & codes. In addition, enforcement of all university rules and regulations on California State University property. Enforcement of the above laws, rules, codes, and regulations includes all California State University property and in an area within one mile.

The University Police Department offers LiveScan™ which is an inkless fingerprinting system needed for most occupational licensing such as that required for a Teaching Certificate.

The University Police Department also offers an Escort Program, 24 hours a day. Simply call our non-emergency number 310-243-3639 and we will dispatch personnel to escort you to your vehicle. The unit responding to escort you will follow you but can not give you a ride.

The University Parking Department is located in the Small College Complex 200, and administers parking requests for Special Events and guests of the University, assists with unlocking vehicles and provides jumpstarts. Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and can be reached at (310) 243-3725.