Police Department Mission Statement


  • The Carlow University Police Department exists to provide quality police and security service to all people within the Carlow community with respect, fairness, and compassion. We are committed to enhancement of the quality of life by providing a safe and secure environment; the enforcement of all laws and University regulations; the prevention and detection of crime, and the apprehension and prosecution of violators; to continually improve the professional operations of our department; to seek the support of the entire community; and to support the mission of the University.

    With community as our foundation, we are driven by goals to enhance the quality of life, investigating problems as well as incidents, seeking solutions, and fostering a sense of security in our campus community. We nurture public trust by holding ourselves to the highest standards of performance and ethics. We operate within the framework of Federal, State, and local laws.

    To fulfill its mission, the Carlow University Police Department is dedicated to providing a quality work environment and the development of its members through effective training and leadership.