Campus Police Department

The Department has a community policing partnership with the faculty, staff and students to ensure a safe university environment. Our officers are on duty 24/7 and provide a full range of public safety services. The Department is headed by a Chief of Police, presently Colonel David Horace and is comprised of a total of 16 employees. University officers are empowered with general police powers to enforce regulations on campus as well as state and local laws.

The mission of the Virginia Union University Campus Police Department is to deliver professional law enforcement services in a safe and secure environment with equal protection under the law for university employees, students and guests. Campus Police will embrace the principles of collaboration and community policing with academic, administrative and urban organizations through; 1) protection of life and property, 2) crime and fire prevention and 3) parking and traffic system safety.

Col. David Horace
Chief of Police

Annual Security Report

Sex Offender Registry
Sexual Offender information is available upon request at the University Police Headquarters.  Also you can access this information through the Virginia State Police website:  Virginia State Police sex offender registry at

Silent Witness Program

To report crimes that are occurring or any crime related concern around campus, click here.


Student Statement Form

Emergency Preparedness Plan

The University Police can be contacted at (804) 257-5600.