The Amarillo College Police Department is here to help YOU in case of an accident, theft, vandalism, or other emergencies, and with lost and found items. We maintain a safe and secure environment. Please report unsafe conditions immediately.
As an independent police department, we employ state-certified police officers with the duties and powers of Texas peace officers. Each police officer receives in-service training and specializes in certain areas of law enforcement, including:
- field identification (forensic sciences)
- criminal investigation
- crime prevention
- critical incident management
- traffic law and collision investigation
- many other technical aspects of law enforcement
- dead battery jump starts
- vehicles with keys locked inside
Amarillo College Police Department seeks to enrich the lives of Students, Staff, and our Community by providing a safe environment.
The campus police department strives to establish and maintain a social and physical environment wherein people on our campuses may be free from fear. In this way we contribute to the quality and excellence of Amarillo College. Our department has an obligation to develop and maintain performance standards that will ensure our functions are performed in an efficient, effective, consistent, and fair manner.
To preserve a high quality of life and feeling of safety for the college community’s diverse population, all members to the Campus Police Department are committed to serve with professionalism, respect and concern for the college community. With this vision in mind, we will achieve and surpass them by providing our officers and employees with knowledge, tools and opportunities to meet and exceed all present and future needs of the college community.
The core values of the Amarillo College Police Department are intended to guide and inspire us in all we do. Making sure that our values become part of our day-to-day work life is our mandate, and they help ensure that our personal and professional behavior can be a model for all to follow.
- Service to the College Community
- Reverence for the Law
- Commitment to leadership
- Integrity in All we Say and Do
- Respect for all people
- Quality through Continuous Improvement