General Information

Emergencies or Crimes in Progress

To report a crime in progress, a fire or a medical emergency on the Davis or Sacramento campus, dial 9-1-1 from any campus telephone. This will connect you directly to the UC Davis Police Department dispatch center.


For NON-EMERGENCY calls for assistance, call the UC Davis Police Department at (530) 752-8943 (Davis campus) or (916) 734-2555 (Sacramento campus).

Cell Phone Users

Cell phone users may request emergency and non-emergency assistance by dialing (530) 752-1230 or (916) 734-2555. Dialing 9-1-1 from a cell phone may be received by the California Highway Patrol and result in a longer response time for assistance.

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Contact Numbers

Davis Campus

EMERGENCY: 911 OR 530-752-1230

Non-Emergency: 530-752-8943

Sacramento Campus

EMERGENCY: 911 OR 916-734-2555

Non-Emergency: 916-734-2555