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Department Contacts

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Non-Emergency Phone
(858) 534-HELP (4357)

Mailing Address
UC San Diego Police Department
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0017
La Jolla, CA 92093-0017

Location
Campus Services Complex, Building B (map)

Fax
(858) 534-6192

Essential Numbers

Police

  • Phone: (858) 534-4357
  • Watch Commander: (858) 534-6799
  • Lost and Found: (858) 534-4361
  • Community Service Officer Program/Safety Escorts: (858) 534-9255
  • University Security Officer Program: (858) 822-4025
  • Bike Enforcement Officer: (858) 534-7335
  • Physical Security Program: (858) 822-6667

Other Departments and Units

  • Environment, Health & Safety Emergency Numbers
  • Care at the Sexual Assault Resource Center: (858) 534-5793
  • Counseling and Psychological Services: (858) 534-3755
  • Student Conduct:  (858) 534-6225
  • Housing Maintenance: (858) 534-2600
  • Student Legal Services: (858) 534-4374
  • Faculty Staff Assistance Program: (858) 534-5523
  • Geisel Library Security: (858) 282-3602
  • Parking office: (858) 534-4223
  • Office for the Prevention of Harassment & Discrimination: (858) 534-8298
  • Triton Concern Line: Support Student of Concern: (858) 246-1111

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Officers

Acting Chief of Police
Greg Murphy, (858) 534-9580

Operations Lieutenant
Nel Garcia, (858) 534-2228

Specialized Services Lieutenant 
Melissa Luth, (858) 822-0355

Detectives

Motor Officer
Speed surveys and traffic enforcement
Cpl. Dan Cook, (858) 534-4357

Bicycle Enforcement Officer
Bike registration, lock cutoffs, abandoned bikes and bike and skate guidelines
Ian Happle, (858) 534-7335

Crime Prevention
Security and lighting surveys, crime trends safety tips and Senior Volunteer Program
Sgt. Pat Dobbins, (858) 534-3644

Community Service Officer Program
Safety escorts, special detail security
Sgt. Scott Gustafson, (858) 822-1130

University Safety Official Program (campus housing)

Communications and Training

Dispatch
Report a crime or general assistance
(858) 534-4357

Training and Event Planning
Lt. Melissa Luth, (858) 822-0355

Business Services

Administration Division
pdadmin@ucsd.edu, (858) 534-4360

Crime Analyst
Claudia De Santiago, (858) 534-6709

Physical security concerns, alarms, video, security and lighting surveys
Robert Meza, (858) 822-6667

Records requests
Clery Report, police report copies, lost and found
pdrecords2@ucsd.edu, (858) 534-4361