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UC Davis Police Department

A Model Law Enforcement Agency

The UC Davis Police Department is proud to serve the UC Davis community both in Davis and Sacramento. Our approach is to involve students, faculty and staff in our activities and operations to provide the highest level of service. 

Job Opportunities with UC Davis Police

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Join the UC Davis Police Department

We are looking for ideal candidates in both new recruit and lateral police officer positions.

Learn more by visiting our Employment page. Openings also appear at LinkedIn.

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A Rally of Support for the UCDPD and Special Olympics

June 25, 2019
Police, in Their Grief, Rally for Special Olympics

A rough week for law enforcement concluded with police from UC Davis and elsewhere rallying in a big way for Special Olympics, by raising nearly $173,000 in the Torch Run that led to the Northern California Summer Games held at UC Davis.


UCDPD Welcomes Officer Uribe to the Team

June 24, 2019
UC Davis Police Department Adds New Aggie Alum Officer

Our Department today swore in Officer Uribe, a 2018 graduate of UC Davis.  He excelled in the Sacramento Police Academy 19BR-1, and will now begin our officer training program as a full-time officer.  Our officers patrol both the UC Davis campus in Davis and at the Hospital in Sacramento.  Officer Uribe joins Officer Williams and Officer Lee (Sacramento Police Academy 18BR-2) who also are new UC Davis Alumni now full-time officers at UC Davis.  It is our mission to employ students from our community, who understand the needs of our st