The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Police Services Department is a full-service law enforcement agency providing 24-hour, year-round police protection and services to the campus community. Fifteen sworn Police Officers, two non-sworn employee staff the department and approximately fifty Campus Service Officers and student employees.
The mission of the Police Services Department is to provide proactive, professional, and personable services to all persons within the community through planning, education, and enforcement. The Department is committed to upholding the rights of all persons guaranteed under the United States Constitution, as well as state laws, codes, and UW System regulations. The Department pursues these goals through a community-oriented approach, providing programming, event planning, development of prevention and intervention programs, and the appropriate, fair, and non-discriminatory use of its legal authority.
Emergency services can be contacted via 911 while on campus. Anyone requiring non-emergency services of the Police Services Department can contact them 24 hours a day, seven days a week by phoning 262-472-4660. Business transactions can be conducted in person during office hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, in Goodhue Hall. The Department motto - Honor, Integrity, Service - describes what the Department strives to be, strives to do, and strives to uphold. It also describes the need to honor the responsibilities entrusted to officers, to be an unbiased observer of the truth and assist those in need however possible. By so doing, the Department works to establish a level of communication with our community which is based upon trust, understanding, and respect.