Police Services Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0508

Scope and Contents

The University of Nevada, Reno Police Services records consist of annual reports prepared in compliance with NRS 396.329, other reports, campus emergency procedures manuals, issues of Campus Safety, several campus safety alerts, brochures, newspaper clippings, and marketing items. Of note is an article in the Campus Law Enforcement Journal about the University of Nevada, Reno hosting the 54th Annual Conference of the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators in 2012.

Dates

  • 1999-2017

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

The Department of Police was established at the University of Nevada in 1965 and changed its name to Police Services in 1999. University of Nevada, Reno Police Services is a fully functional law enforcement agency. University officers have full police powers, certified under the laws of the State of Nevada, and work in cooperation with all regional law enforcement agencies.

Extent

0.41 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Department of Police was established at the University of Nevada in 1965 and changed its name to Police Services in 1999. University of Nevada, Reno Police Services is a fully functional law enforcement agency. University officers have full police powers, certified under the laws of the State of Nevada, and work in cooperation with all regional law enforcement agencies. The collection consists of annual reports prepared in compliance with NRS 396.329, other reports, campus emergency procedures manuals, issues of Campus Safety, campus safety alerts, brochures, newspaper clippings, and marketing items.

Arrangement

Arranged into following series: 1) Annual Reports; 2) Campus Emergency Response Manuals and Newsletter; 3) Brochures and Campus Safety Alerts; 4) Miscellaneous; 5) Administrative Material

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Periodic transfers from Police Services, 2012, 2014-2017. Some items added to collection by archivist as collected at the annual SEC Open House and campus email.

Related Materials

Related archival materials held by University Archives and University Libraries:

University Police Department. Records (AC 0603) Take Back the Night [University Archives Media: HV6250.4.S78 T35 2008]

Title
Guide to the Police Services Records
Status
Completed
Author
Betty Glass
Date
May 2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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University of Nevada, Reno
Reno NV 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
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