Report a Crime
It is important that all crimes occuring on campus be immediately reported to CSUF Police Department to ensure that appropriate action is taken. Crimes occuring on campus or in/on off-campus buildings and property can be reported 24/7.
Report crimes the following ways:
Complaints & Commendations
A relationship of trust and confidence between members of CSUF Police Department and the community is essential to effective law enforcement.
It is the policy of this department to investigate all complaints against the department or its employees, including anonymous complaints and provide prompt, just, open and expeditious disposition of complaints regarding the conduct of officers and employees of the department.
How to File a Complaint
Complaints are accepted in person, by mail, electronic submission or telephone. To file a complaint download the Citizen Complaint form.
The complaint will be classified with one of the following dispositions:
Not Sustained/Unfounded : When the investigation indicates the alleged action did not occur.
Not Sustained/Exonerated : When the investigation indicated the act occured but was justified, lawful, and proper.
Not Sustained/Inconclusive : When the investigation discloses insufficient evidence to clearly disprove the allegations made.
Sustained : When the investigation discloses the alleged act did occur, and constitutes misconduct or improper job performance.
We welcome your comments on the effectiveness of the CSUF Police Department personnel. If you would like to commend the actions of one of our police officers or employees, please complete the Commendations form.
Thank you for your feedback.
The CSUF Police Department compiles annual statistical summaries, based upon records of internal affairs investigations, which are made available to the public and agency employees in compliance with CALEA requirements.
|Summary of Citizen Complaints Against Police Officers - 2018|