Police Services

University Police Services is committed to serving the public and building relationships that promote trust and foster collaboration.

Proudly serving the University of Nevada, Reno, Truckee Meadows Community College and Desert Research Institute

Alerts/Emergency Info

  • Emergency Alerts
  • Emergency? Call 911
  • Non-Emergency Call: (775) 334-COPS (334-2677)

If you are a registered student, faculty or staff member, emergency information will be texted or emailed to you through Emergency Alerts. Emergency information will also be posted to our Facebook and Twitter sites. We strive to maintain our campuses as safe places to live, study and work. We embrace the "Community Oriented Policing" philosophy, which includes open and honest communication between Police Services and the population we serve.

Job Opportunities at University Police

At University Police Services, we hold ourselves accountable at all times to each other, our superiors and our community.

To report incidents related to bias/hate, please file a Bias Incident Report with the Office of Equal Opportunity and Title IX.

Report a Crime

Report a crime

To file an anonymous report leave out your personal contact information or call Secret Witness at (775) 322-4900.


Police Services

University Police provides data reporting,  safety training, and performs security tasks for events on campus among other roles.

Safety and Training

Campus Safety

As a service to our campus community, Police Services offers a range of courses such as alcohol programs, rape defense and personal safety.

Threat Assessment & Management

Graphic image recognize, report, prevent

The University Police Services is committed to promoting a violence-free campus.  We need your help!  Learn how to recognize concerning behaviors and how to report your observations so together we can prevent violence.  Learn more about our Threat Assessment Process by clicking the link below.  

Learn more about Threat Assessment

Contact Us

Contact Police Services (250)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557


Phone (775) 784-4013