CRIME HOTLINE - 53873 (53-UPD) / 318-675-3873

UNIVERSITY POLICE - On Campus Emergency Calls /  318-675-6165 or 318-675-6233

The University Police Department (UPD) consists of the Patrol Division and the Special Services Division.  The department provides police and security services twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week to all LSU Health patients, visitors, staff, faculty, and students.  These services consist of information, parking assistance, escort service, and police protective and investigative services.  University Police Officers are sworn and commissioned police officers with full range of police powers and are empowered to make arrests in matters concerning felonies and misdemeanors.  Police officers are responsible for a full range of public safety services, including crime reports, investigations, medical and fire emergencies, traffic accidents, parking violations, enforcement of laws regulating alcoholic beverage consumption, the use of controlled substances, weapons and all other incidents requiring police assistance.  Guards who secure parking lots provide information and assistance to patients and visitors.  Communications Officers support both the University Police and Guards by monitoring the fire and security alarm systems and directing officers to trouble areas.   

Contact University Police Department

Director – University Police
Vaughn Burris
Room G-026
(318) 675-6161

Associate Director – University Police
Scott Phillips
Room G-028
(318) 675-6164

Investigations Division

Captain Dwain Rice
Room G-041
(318) 675-6168

Lt. Olishia King
(318) 675-8345

Sgt. Bryan Montgomery
Medical School Building

Room G-200
(318) 675-5121

Patrol Division

Captain Jamie Walker
Room G-031
(318) 675-7842