Office of the Chief

Police Chief Joe Farrow

A message from the Chief about joining the UC Davis Police Department

It was my honor and privilege to join the UC Davis Police in 2017 and I’m thrilled you’re considering joining our team.

As the individuals charged with the safety and security of the UC Davis community, we are firmly committed to promoting an inclusive environment.

My primary goal as your police chief is to enhance the trust between law enforcement and the students, patients, faculty, and visitors of UC Davis.

We serve all members of our community equally and fairly.

Chief Joseph A. Farrow

Joseph A. Farrow

Contact Chief Farrow

Office: 530-752-3113

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