WUPD works in partnership with our campus community to cultivate a safe learning environment by providing high quality police service to all in a fair, sensitive and professional manner, while promoting crime prevention awareness.​​

Providing law enforcement services to the Danforth Campus 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, WUPD Officers are commissioned through St. Louis County Police Department, meeting state requirements for police certification. WUPD Officers are armed and possess the authority to make arrests and investigate criminal and non-criminal incidents. They receive on-going, progressive training to maintain a high standard of professional and community-oriented policing. WUPD holds memberships with police associations at the county, state and national levels.

Program Areas

Bear Patrol
Bike Registration
Crime Prevention
Fingerprinting Services
Laptop Security
Lost and Found
Personal Safety
Self-Defense Training
Whistle Program
Angela Coonce

Angela Coonce

Chief Of Police, WUPD

Related Links

WashU Police Website