The WCCCD District Police Authority Department exists to provide a quality service derived from the expectations of our community and our own dedication to excellence. The officers apply specialized knowledge and skills in providing a caring response to the security and safety needs of our community.
We also offer several crime prevention programs designed to keep students, staff, and faculty safe. Services are available free of charge.
We operate a computerized intrusion and fire alarm system to monitor facilities throughout the campuses to enhance personal and building security.
VEHICLE REGISTRATION and PARKING PERMITS:
The District Police Authority Department strongly recommends that everyone operating a vehicle at WCCCD have it registered. Registration is free and valid for all campuses. Vehicle registration is available at all Campus Safety Offices.
CRIME PREVENTION MATERIALS:
Free brochures and other documents regarding crime prevention are available at the District Police Authority Desks and other campus locations.
VEHICULAR and BICYCLE PATROLS:
Vehicle patrols are maintained at all campuses to prevent thefts and other crimes.
MOTORIST ASSIST and ESCORT SERVICE:
We provide escort service from the buildings, either on foot or in a vehicle to the campus parking lots. Assistance is also available for jump starting vehicles.
LOST AND FOUND:
The District Police Authority Department operates a lost and found service for each campus throughout the District.
STUDENT IDENTIFICATION CARDS:
We operate the student identification card system on each campus.
DISTRICT POLICE AUTHORITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE:
A District Police Authority Council Committee has the responsibility to study and to make recommendations on improving campus safety. Safety suggestions should be submitted in writing and turned in to your campus officer.
ACCESS TO CAMPUS FACILITIES:
We will soon implement an access security system throughout the District.
We have services provided by certified sworn peace-officers.
EMERGENCY REACTION PLAN :
We provide a manual and training for the District community to respond to emergencies to successfully minimize injuries and property damage.