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Engaging our Community 

UPD is excited to engage with the Bobcat Community. Chances are, you will run into one of our officers on campus— we enjoy meeting you and hearing about your goals and dreams as a Texas State student. We're also coming to you at different university events throughout the semester, and we invite you to join us for a cup of coffee or some fresh popped popcorn. You never know what we're brewing up, so pop in to see us!

 

 

Sgt. Benitez at New Student Orientation
Chief Dixon

Focusing on Connection

UPD and Chief James B. Dixon present the Community Forums featuring valuable community policing information and the latest safety updates.

Prioritizing Your Safety

UPD offers the Texas State University community a variety of safety training classes.

These classes range from standard response protocol procedures and personal safety presentations, to identity theft training. 

Student in UPD Car Ride Along

Always Here For You

Reaching out to be available and accessible around-the-clock.

Girls on Scooters with Officer on ATV
Lambda Alpha Epsilon Group Shot with Police Officers
Two Officers Handing Out Easter Eggs

On Deck at UPD!

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Popcorn with the Police

Location:
Nueces
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Sgt. Daniel Benitez, Community Engagement Officer
TXSTPoliceCE@txstate.edu
512-245-8341
Campus Sponsor:
TXST University Police Department
Stop by UPD for popcorn with the police! It's a great time to chat with the team.  Click here for more information
more about event

UPD Student Police Academy

Location:
LBJ Student Center; 3-14.1
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Sgt. Daniel Benitez , Community Engagement Officer
TXSTPoliceCE@txstate.edu
512-245-8341
Campus Sponsor:
UPD Community Engagement Office
Students at TXST are invited to register for the UPD Fall 2021 Student Police Academy slated for Thursday, Oct. 21 from 5-9 p.m. at the LBJ Student Center, 3-14.1. The department is thrilled to share their experience and expertise during this two-day program, followed by a four- to six-hour ride-along. UPD will also host the academy virtually.  Click here for more information
more about event

Popcorn with the Police

Location:
Nueces
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Sgt. Daniel Benitez, Community Engagement Officer
TXSTPoliceCE@txstate.edu
512-245-8341
Campus Sponsor:
TXST University Police Department
Stop by UPD for popcorn with the police! It's a great time to chat with the team.  Click here for more information
more about event

Stop by or reach out to the Community Engagement team

Office Hours

Monday: 8-10:30 a.m.
Tuesday: 2:30-5 p.m.
Wednesday: 8-10:30 a.m. & 2-5 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-Noon & 2:30-5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.