UCSB Police Department

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Attends and successfully completes all phases of a Police Academy. Eventual promotion after graduation and certification into Police Officer. University of California Police Officers deliver police services to the University and local community. Officers patrol on foot, bicycle and in vehicles; respond to crimes; investigate complaints; arrest offenders; appear in court; respond to medical, fires and other emergencies; control traffic; provide law enforcement and security at major events or assemblies; engage in crime prevention; participate in community liaison meetings; safeguard the custody and disposal of found property and evidence. Officers deliver police services to the local community in participation with the Isla Vista Foot Patrol and mutual aid to other Police Departments.

Police Officer actively patrols and safeguards University of California and Isla Vista property on foot, bicycle, motor vehicle and other types of conveyance. Maintains order, enforces the laws, makes arrests, and testifies in court. Educates and communicates with students and the general public. Provide law enforcement and crowd control services for special events and dignitary visits. Provides mutual aid assistance to other UC campuses and jurisdictions as requested or required.

Respond to crimes, injuries, illnesses, fires, and other emergencies or disasters; engage in crime prevention techniques and practices; receive, process, and investigate criminal cases; arrest offenders and make court appearances; provide traffic and enforcement; attend community meetings; and safeguard the custody and disposal of evidence and lost and found property.