About the UW-Eau Claire Police

University Police

The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Police is committed to providing quality law enforcement services to students, faculty, staff, and visitors. We are proud of our long tradition of working in partnership with members of our on and off-campus community and by joining together with federal, state, county and local law enforcement agencies to understand and address the challenges we face. Our website provides access to information about our department, resources, and services we provide.

We hope you find the information contained in our site helpful and we welcome any questions or suggestions you may have.

Mission Statement

To provide and maintain a level of excellence in law enforcement through training, education and ethical discipline. We strive to provide a friendly atmosphere in which all individuals on campus can feel safe and secure.

Department Profile

We are a state-certified police agency vested with providing law enforcement services for UW - Eau Claire at all times. We actively patrol with marked police vehicles supported by bicycle and foot patrol officers whenever possible.

Our staff consists of a Chief of Police, lieutenant, two sergeants, detective, six full-time officers, and four part-time officers. We supplement our workforce by hiring students during the school year for clerical assistance and student patrol duties.

All officers have obtained law enforcement-related degrees and completed police recruit training as required by the State of Wisconsin before becoming employed with our agency. Additionally, many have worked at other city and county police agencies before being hired as a state police officer.

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 David Sprick