California State University, Long Beach University Police, obtains its powers to arrest from the California Penal Code and the California Education Code.
The on-campus emergency phone number is 9-1-1. The non-emergency phone number is (562) 985-4101. Any problems concerning behavior of members of the campus community, thefts, vandalism, fire, and all related matters should immediately be brought to the attention of the University Police.
Whenever students or employees become victims of a crime while on the campus of CSULB, or whenever they have witnessed a crime or feel that there is a possibility that a crime is about to occur, they should notify University Police as soon as possible. There are numerous emergency phones located throughout the campus, including the parking lots and in all elevators, which are direct lines to the University Police dispatcher. Individuals may also contact the mobile police units that patrol the campus on a 24-hour schedule. Parking enforcement officers also patrol the parking lots and have direct radio contact with the police dispatcher and mobile police units. The University Police office is located at the far east end of campus, between parking lot 11 and parking lot 9 on Palo Verde Avenue. The Department is open 24 hours a day.