Crime Prevention


The mission of the California State University, Northridge Department of Police Services Crime Prevention Unit is to foster long-term partnerships between the community and law enforcement for the purpose of reducing the risk of victimization and strengthening trust within the campus community. To achieve this mission, the Crime Prevention Unit will maintain a highly visible presence within the community providing quality services, crime prevention programs, resources and educational opportunities that promote personal safety and the protection of property. 

The contents below includes programs and services.
 Programs & Services

Bicycle Security & Registration Program

R.A.D. (Rape Aggression Defense)

Child Safety Seat Inspections & Installations


Daily Crime Log

Safety Workshops

Matador Patrol-Campus Safety Escorts

STOP Security Plates

 The Police Siren


The contents below includes crime prevention topics. 
 Crime Prevention Topics

Aggressive Driving & Road Rage

Hate Crimes/Hate Incidents

Alcohol Awareness

Identity Theft & Fraud

Annoying & Harassing Phone Calls

Office Safety

Bicycle Security

Parents Concerns

Bomb Threat Checklist

Personal Safety

Burglary Prevention (On campus)

Personal Electronics Security (STOP Program)

Campus Safety

Safety Apps for Smart Phones & Electronics

Crime Prevention for People with Disabilities

Seat Belts & Child Safety Seats


Sexual Violence & Rape Prevention

Counterfeit Bills

Stalking & Criminal Threats

Domestic Violence

Vehicle Safety & Burglary/Theft Prevention

Drug Awareness

 Workplace Violence

Graffiti Abatement