Public Safety Community Outreach

Our goal with the Community Outreach Programs is to.

  • Assist the community in reducing opportunities for crime.
  • Build trust between SUDPS and the community we serve.
  • Provide materials and programs to educate and increase awareness about safety and security.
  • Create a dialogue with the community
  • Maintain open lines of communication
Community Police Academy
Join us in January 2018 for a ten-week course with fun hands-on activities. Topics include: laws of arrest, CSI vs. Reality, pulling over vehicles and DUI investigations! Learn More.
Law Enforcement Explorer Program
Law Enforcement Exploring is open to youth ages 14-20 who are interested in building strong leadership qualities, serving the community, and having fun!
Contact us at dps-explorers@lists.stanford.edu for more information.
Ride Along
Jump in the passenger seat and patrol with a deputy, by appointment. For more information email: community-outreach@lists.stanford.edu
Dialogue with a Deputy
Chat with a deputy in an informal setting or over a meal to learn everything you always wanted to know about police work but were afraid to ask. For more information email: community-outreach@lists.stanford.edu
Safety and Security Awareness Presentations
Learn how to prevent crime, protect your property, enhance your personal safety, and guard against bicycle, mobile device, and identity theft. SUDPS provided 21 presentations to over 850 attendees in 2014. For more information email: community-outreach@lists.stanford.edu
Public Safety Day
Public Safety Day is annual event the department sponsors every fall in White Plaza. Join us next year for demonstrations, give aways, hosted activities, vehicle displays, an outreach program and recruitment table. As fall approaches, check the website for the next event.

Stanford Kids Identification Kits
Parents can record your child's fingerprints, photo, and description on an identification card. For more information email: community-outreach@lists.stanford.edu
Custom Programs
Schedule a presentation designed to address the unique needs and concerns of your individual group or department. For more information email: community-outreach@lists.stanford.edu