Contact Us

The VCU Police Department takes a proactive, community-based approach to policing. Please feel free to contact us with any questions, concerns or comments. We are here to help. For a list of staff phone numbers and email addresses, visit the Employee Directory page.

On Campus Emergency

(804) 828-1234 OR

(804) 828-4357 /  (VCU-HELP)

Off Campus Emergency911
MCV Campus Security Escort Service(804) 828-9255 / (828-WALK)
Non-Emergency Reporting

(804) 828-1196 OR

(804) 828-2677 / (VCU-COPS)

Lost & Found Office(804) 828-7071
Crime Prevention & Community Policing(804) 828-1209
Investigations Division(804) 828-6409
Victim/Witness Coordinator(804) 828-6409
Media & Student Media Requests(804) 828-3907
General VCU Information(804) 828-0100
VCU Medical Center Security(804) 828-6595

VCU Police Headquarters

Located at 224 E. Broad St., this building houses the VCU Police Department’s Emergency Communication Center, VCU Police Academy, administration and Victim-Witness Program. Security services for academic buildings, and residential housing are located at 224 E. Broad St.

The mailing address for VCU Police is:

224 E. Broad St.

Box 842024

Richmond, VA 23284-2024

VCU Office of Crime Prevention

The Office of Crime Prevention is located at 224 E. Broad St. Crime Prevention officers can be reached Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at (804) 828-1209 or by emailing

City & State Resources

City of Richmond: 911

Off campus emergencies in the City of Richmond can be reported by calling, or texting, 911. (Call if you can, text if you can’t.) For more information on this service in Richmond and surrounding communities, visit Richmond’s Department of Emergency Communications.

Virginia State Police Sex Offender Registry 

In accordance to the Campus Sex Prevention Act of 2000, which amends the Jacob Wetterling Act as well as the Jeanne Clery Act and the Family Privacy Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, the VCU Police Department is providing a link to the Virginia State Police Sex Offender Registry. By entering the website, the user will be able to query registered convicted sex offenders in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

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