Reporting Crimes or Other Emergencies
Community members, students, faculty, staff, and guests are encouraged to immediately report all crimes, suspicious activity, emergencies, and any other public safety related incidents to the Los Rios Police Department at (916) 558-2221 or ext. 2221 from a standard on-campus phone.
Crimes or Emergencies On-campus
Contact the Los Rios Police Department at (916) 558-2221. From a standard on-campus phone, dial ext. 2221. You may also dial 911 for community-based emergency assistance. From a standard on-campus phone, dial 911. Use these numbers for reporting on-campus fire, police and medical emergencies. Communications Center personnel are trained to respond appropriately to emergencies of any nature. There are many "blue light" emergency telephones located throughout the campuses which ring directly into the Communications Center of the Los Rios Police Department. These auto-dialing phones may be used to summon emergency police, fire or medical assistance.
Crimes or Emergencies Off-campus
The Los Rios Community College District does not have off-campus student housing or student organization facilities. The off-campus emergency telephone number is 911. Use this number from pay phones and all off campus locations for community-based fire, police and medical services. Refer to your local telephone directory for further information.
Contact the Los Rios Police Department at (916) 558-2221 or from a standard on-campus phone, ext. 2221. You may also use the "blue" phones on campus for non-emergency services.
Confidential Reporting Procedures
All reports to the Los Rios Police Department can be made confidentially and anonymously in accordance with the reporting person's wishes.
State law prohibits the possession of weapons, all firearms, fireworks, explosives or any dangerous weapons on-campus. Refer to Penal Code section 16000. Violators are subject to criminal prosecution and/or district discipline. The Los Rios Community College District supports the federal guideline (37.007.1Ed Code) that prohibits handguns on campus. The possession of a firearm on district property is prohibited and strictly enforced. Persons in violation of this regulation will be subject to criminal and/or disciplinary action. This is formalized in District Regulation 2441. If you observe a firearm or other weapon on campus, contact the campus police immediately at (916) 558-2221, or from a standard on-campus phone, ext. 2221. If you believe the weapon is about to be used, contact 911 immediately, or from a standard on-campus phone, 911.
The district is committed to creating and maintaining a working, learning and social environment for all employees, free from violence. The campus has zero tolerance for violence against any member of the workforce, other persons in the workplace, or property.