University Police

Welcome to the Fitchburg State University Police Department, let us know how we can assist you. 
University mourns passing of Interim Police Chief Michael Marcil

We seek to reduce incidence and fear of crime, to partner with the community to solve problems, and to enhance public safety in a manner that is reasonable, unbiased, and transparent.

We strive to provide exemplary community-oriented policing services by creating partnerships and problem solving strategies that promote the safety, security, and well-being of our community.

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Information For Parents

Going away to college can be the first big change in your child's life, and our aim is to aid in that adjustment whenever possible.

Community Engagement

We focus on developing relationships between the campus community and the officers they come into contact with.

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University Police

University Police provides services to promote campus-wide safety and is available to assist the campus community 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
University Police Station
32 Clinton St
(across from the Recreation Center)

SPRING 2021 UPDATE: The University Police Department will continue to provide services to all constituents during the Spring 2021 semester. This includes both face to face and remote methods of communication, (i.e., telephone, Rave Guardian) If you are in need of immediate assistance, or wish to schedule an appointment with a member of the department, you may go to the police station in person or contact our communications center at 978.665.3111. The station remains open and staff are available to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

More About University Police

It is the mission of the Fitchburg State University Police Department to reduce the incidence and fear of crime, to partner with the community to solve problems, to enhance public safety in a manner that is reasonable, unbiased, and transparent, to support students in their development and academic endeavors, and to be a collaborative resource for faculty, staff, and students.


Chief of Police


Administrative Assistant

Detective Sergeant


* Denotes Public Record Officers





Dispatcher Supervisor


Fairness and Impartiality: We act with fairness, restraint, and impartiality in carrying out our responsibilities. We understand that our actions, combined with the way we treat members of the community, contribute to our “legitimacy” in the eyes of the public.

Integrity: We are honest, truthful, and consistent in our words and actions, and therefore worthy of the community’s trust.

Teamwork: We work together as one organization in carrying out the mission of the department. As individual members, we are respectful to each other and work collectively to solve problems in service of our community.

Collaboration: We value working in partnership with the community, to create and maintain a culture of mutual trust, with a goal of shared success and accomplishment.

Competence: We are public safety professionals, exhibiting a quiet confidence in the performance of our duties; accompanied by a desire for continuous improvement. We are responsive to the needs of the community and deliver services promptly and efficiently.