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Fresno State Police Department

About Us

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Department Policies


The Fresno State Police Department is operational 24 hours a day, year round, to provide assistance and to serve the campus community.

We are comprised of two operational areas:

Patrol Operations is responsible for the department's law enforcement functions.

Traffic Operations is responsible for the department's parking and traffic management functions.

Fresno State Police Department's 27 sworn officers have full peace officer powers in the state of California.

Fresno State Police Department employs 14 Community Service Specialists, 7 dispatchers, and 3 administrative support staff members.

Per statute, Education Code Section 89560, the department’s primary jurisdiction is university property and one mile beyond the campus property.