Chief's Message

Welcome to the University of North Alabama

Thank you for taking time to visit the University of North Alabama Police Department website. I am extremely proud to be a part of such a progressive campus law enforcement agency, and would like to tell you a little more about our department.

Your University Police Department is a full service law enforcement agency established to provide the highest degree of safety and security possible for the University of North Alabama community. We employ Alabama Certified law enforcement officers, and provide twenty-four hour per day patrol and protection of campus and local assets, enforcing all laws and ordinances.

We are committed to the prevention of crime and the protection of life and property. Like many municipal, county, and state law enforcement agencies we have a Criminal Investigations Division dedicated to investigating crimes occurring on our campus, a Bicycle Patrol, and Officers with specialized training for duties unique to the campus environment.

Every member of the UNA community should also be familiar with, and take advantage of the UNA Police Department and the services we offer. Protect yourself by becoming informed and using good judgment. Take the first step toward protecting yourself by familiarizing yourself with safety procedures and services provided by the University Police Department. UNA Officers are committed to providing personal and property safety information and programs designed to help make your educational, living, and working experience at UNA as enjoyable and crime-free as possible. You can contact the UNA Police Department at 256.765.4357 or by emailing at

Personal Safety Starts With You

Remember: Always use good sense, and don't hesitate to contact the University of North Alabama Police Department when you need help or more information about our services. Again, thank you for taking time to browse our website. For answers to any questions you may have regarding the UNA Police Department, please feel free to contact the University Police Department at 256.765.4357 or at

"Working Together for a Safer Community"