Administration

a UCPD Division

Crime Alerts

The UC Berkeley Private Group has been set up to deliver Crime Alerts to the entire Berkeley community via their berkeley.edu email address. Community members who are not affiliated can still sign up to receive UC Berkeley Clery Timely Warnings. Please refer to our Nixle page.

Honor Guard

The mere presence of the Honor Guard draws attention and raises the formality of the event.

Emergency Management & Homeland Security Unit

The Facility/Property Management Unit maintains the physical status of the department and handles all property/evidence.

Homeland Security information and Emergency Preparedness readiness of our police department’s ability to sustain itself through a major crisis, and to ensure the Emergency Support Function plans are maintained and tested to ensure competency and readiness should the campus Emergency Operations Center be activated.

Administration

The Administration Division handles

  • hiring and training
  • finance and accounting
  • web and print communications
  • public information

The Administrative Unit handles

  • clery and campus compliance with federal law
  • survivor resources
  • homeland security
  • emergency management
  • property and evidence

Chief Margo Bennett

Thank you for taking the time to review the information on this website for the University of California Police Department, Berkeley. The pages on this site are part of our ongoing effort to inform you of the many safety programs and services we have developed to support our community. You can also find guidelines about the proactive steps anyone can take to help us maintain a safe and secure campus. 

More about laws and policies

California Law 
Campus Policies
The Code of Student Conduct

Time, Place & Manner

Rules which govern and protect rights of protest

Free expression is encouraged but must not, interfere with the University operation, teaching and other’s rights to expression and may not damage/impede University property.

Resources for victims of crime

If you are an affiliate of UC Berkeley, whether a student or employee, these resources are available to you. We encourage you to reach out and learn about ways you might get further assistance.

form files

Form File File Name Size Last Updated
alcohol-permit-request-form.pdf Alcohol Permit Request Form 118.18 KB Jun 24 2016 - 9:01pm
citizen-complaint-form.pdf Citizen Complaint Form 113.56 KB Jun 23 2016 - 9:42am