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Training For Students

UPD Crime Prevention Programs for Students

To schedule classes contact Crime Prevention at (512)245-8341 or crimeprevention@txstate.edu.

 

Personal Safety

Personal Safety is a safety awareness presentation. The program is designed so the participants become aware of the possible dangers around them.

 

Whistle Defense Presentation

The Whistle Defense Program is aimed at personal safety. The University Police Department provides whistles to students to keep on their keychain to use in an emergency.

 

Gotcha Presentation

The Gotcha presentation is a theft awareness program. The Gotcha cards are left in an unlocked room so the participants become aware of the possible dangers of leaving their property unsecured.

 

Cops and Donuts Presentation

The Cops and Donuts program is a peer to peer question and answer open forum. The program is designed to engage the participants in open dialog with police officers.

Krav Maga

Basic self-defense is taught to participants using Krav Maga methods.

 

Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events

The Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events presentation is designed to teach survival techniques that can be used in the event of an active shooter. We also cover what to expect when the police arrive.


Alcohol Awareness

The Alcohol Awareness presentation covers the dangers of alcohol abuse, state laws and university regulations concerning alcohol use. We also provide a list of resources available for those struggling with alcohol addiction.


Drug Awareness

The Drug Awareness presentation covers the dangers of drug abuse, state laws and university regulations concerning drug use. We also provide a list of resources available for those struggling with drug addiction.


Impaired and Distracted Driving Prevention

This program provides DWI education and review of state laws and university regulations concerning DWI. We also use a Driving Simulator to demonstrate the dangers of impaired or distracted driving.
 

Sexual Assault

The Sexual Assault program provides participants with information and personal safety tips to be used for sexual assault awareness. We also provide resource information for sexual assault survivors.

Property Safety

This program provides information on how to secure your property and prevent thefts.

Standard Response Protocol

Participants are taught the four responses to emergencies while on campus which use standard language and actions to make responding to an emergency less stressful.

 

Coffee with Chief

The Coffee with Chief presentation is a question and answer open forum. The program is designed to engage the participants in open dialog with the Director and Chief of Police.