Chief of Police
Hello. My name is Anthony Cruz and I am the interim Chief of Police for the Palomar College Police Department. On behalf of the staff and officers, “Welcome to Palomar College”. The PalomarCollege Police Department is committed to working cooperatively with the Palomar Community College District in support of campus oriented policing activities.
Our partnership includes a problem solving approach with local governments, the community, private groups and concerned individuals such as you. The goal of this partnership is to work together to fight & prevent crime and to improve the quality of life for the students, staff, and visitors of Palomar College. The Core Values or principles upon which we base our policing paradigm are both clear and focused to maintain and allow a safe and secure educational environment to foster student success.
My staff and officers are committed in providing the best possible police support and customer service to achieve our mission, which is as follows:
“In partnership with the Palomar College community, we are committed to providing a safe and secure educational environment.”
The Core Values or Principals upon which we base our policing philosophy are, by design, equitable to all within the Palomar College community. These Core Values include:
. you are in need of immediate police or medical assistance, locate the nearest phone or have a nearby person call police dispatch at (760) 744-1150 extension 2289.