Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Police Department is committed to providing quality professional law enforcement which ensures a safe and secure learning and working environment. We are dedicated to enforcing the laws and regulations by utilizing a community policing philosophy. We strive to serve with excellence and integrity by providing proactive service and encouraging awareness through crime prevention efforts.
About TAMU-CC Police Department
The University Police Department is the sole law enforcement agency on the campus of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. The University Police Department reports to the Executive Vice-President for Finance and Administration. The University Police Department is located on the west side of the campus on Oso Lane and is ready to assist twenty-four hours a day, every day of the year.
The University Police Department employs commissioned peace officers who are licensed by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Education. University police officers are empowered by the Code of Criminal Procedures to enforce all state and local laws. Pursuant to Section 51.203 of the Texas Education Code, the primary jurisdiction of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi police officers includes all areas in which property is owned, rented, or otherwise under the control of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. The University police officers also enforce the rules and regulations of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. The police officers of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi have the same authority to detain and arrest as municipal police officers and are authorized to carry firearms.