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Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention Programs

The Texas Tech Police Department has full time Police Officers who are available to give presentations and discuss crime prevention topics to any student, faculty, or staff . You may call or e-mail the Texas Tech Police Department to request the presentation of any of these crime prevention programs. You may also view and print our Crime Prevention Brochure. The following is a list of crime prevention programs that are available for groups or individuals:

Burglary\Theft Prevention

  • Property identification
  • Theft reduction ideas
  • Theft from vehicles prevention

Sexual Assault and Acquaintance Rape

  • Avoidance Measures
  • Reaction/Prevention Ideas
  • Statistics
  • Reporting Methods
  • Assistance For Victims

Alcohol and Drug Awareness

  • DWI Facts/ Statistics
  • DWI Costs
  • How DWI May Affect Your Life

Security Survey of TTU System Property

  • Evaluate Security Risks of Buildings
  • Provides Recommendations to Improve Security of Buildings

(Note) Offered to Texas Tech University and Texas Tech Health Sciences Center Departments .

Active Shooter Program

  • Formulate an understanding of the definition of an active shooter and a brief history of active shooter events
  • Recognize possible early warning signs of an active shooter
  • Learn what to do when an active shooter event happens in or outside your residence hall or work place
  • Learn what to do when police arrive to stop the active shooter


  • Learn what to do in the event of a Robbery of a business
  • Prevention ideas while at home or walking in public
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Phone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Non-emergency: 806-742-3931


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