The UMass Dartmouth Police Department is a full service, MPAC Accredited Law Enforcement Agency that provides a wide array of Police and Public Safety services to the University community, which consists of a 710-acre main campus and five satellite campuses located in the cities of New Bedford and Fall River.
Officers are trained by the Massachusetts Police Training Council and are fully sworn officers with full arrest powers.
In the aftermath of the George Floyd killing, please read former Police Chief Fioravanti's letter to the UMassD community on the need for police to build trust within their communities.
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