UC Police Department
UC Santa Cruz, nestled in the scenic landscapes of Santa Cruz, California, is a trailblazing institution renowned for its progressive spirit and commitment to the advancement of knowledge and social justice.
With a diverse and passionate community, UC Santa Cruz thrives on values like inclusivity, creativity, and sustainable practices. Our campus is a living laboratory for learning, where innovation meets environmental stewardship.
At UC Santa Cruz, our dedicated police department fosters a sense of safety and trust, ensuring a secure environment for all students, faculty, and staff. Embodying respect, integrity, and community partnership, our officers strive to uphold our values and promote a harmonious campus experience.
UC Santa Cruz Director
Current Rank: Detective
Total Years as a Police Officer: 10
Total Years as an Officer at the University: 3
Total Years on the FUPOA Board: 8 months
Additional Info: I was an Emergency/Lead Dispatcher for Santa Cruz Regional 9-1-1 for 11.5 years, then a Santa Cruz Police Officer for 7 years where I worked patrol and later as a detective. I lateraled to UCSC PD in 2020, where I have worked patrol for the last 3 years.