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: 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
  • Non-emergency:310-243-3639
  • Fax:310-516-4259


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.