University Police - Penn State Altoona

University Police staff at Penn State Altoona

University Police

University Police at Penn State is responsible for the protection of and service to its students, faculty, staff and employees. In addition, University Police is charged with the protection of property and maintenance of order as well as the enforcement of both the laws of the Commonwealth and University regulations. University Police has full law enforcement authority.

University Police employs eight full-time, sworn police service officers. University Police provide protection 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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Phone: 814-949-5222
Location: Willow Building
Emergency No: 9-1-1

Mailing Address:
Willow Building
3000 Ivyside Park
Altoona, PA 16601

For more information, contact:
Mr. Michael D. Lowery
Chief, Police & Safety
University Police
Willow Building
814-949-5222
Email: MDL16@psu.edu