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Mission

We the members of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District Police Department strive to achieve our goal of providing the highest quality service to fulfill the needs of the college community.We will commit our resources in partnership with the community to promote a safe and secure environment.

CORE VALUES - P.R.I.D.E.

PROFESSIONALISM - We are dedicated to training, education and individual self-discipline.

RESPECT - We treat all persons with dignity and in a courteous manner, exhibiting understanding of ethnic and cultural diversity, both in our professional and personal endeavors.

INTEGRITY - Integrity is the foundation of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District Police Department. We maintain the highest standards of ethical conduct in all relations.

DUTY - We provide quality service in an efficient and accessible manner. We treat each event and citizen interaction as though the entire success of the department rests upon our performance.

EQUITY - We respond to all people impartially, with consideration and compassion. We are equally responsive to the needs of our faculty, staff, students, and the community we serve.

 

 

 

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY ( Police, Fire or medical)

  • From a campus phone: Call 911 (You don't need to dial "9" before calling 9-1-1 from a campus phone.)
  • From a mobile phone: Call 911 or 408.924.8000

For non-emergencies: Call 650.949.7313 or dial extension 7-3-1-3 from campus phones
Email: police@fhda.edu

  • to report non-violent crimes such as theft
  • to report non-injury vehicle accidents
  • to report minor disturbances such as loud music
  • to request assistance with unlocking doors, jump-starting a car, or obtaining a nighttime police escort
  • to inquire about parking issues, fingerprinting, lost and found items, and general district police information

When you call the non-emergency number, you will always be given the option to reach a dispatcher, even when the campus police substation is closed.

Suicide Prevention

Get help & support for suicide. If you’re in emotional distress, suicidal crisis, or if you believe that someone else is in danger of suicide and you have their contact information, contact your local law enforcement for immediate help. There are psychiatric CRISIS HOTLINES (24 hours daily) available for immediate support:

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-8255
  • Santa Clara County Suicide and Crisis: 855-278-4204
  • Crisis Text Line: text “CONNECT” to 741741
  • Visit National Suicide Prevention Lifeline website

The Psychological Services Office will be closed from Dec. 13-Jan. 2. During winter recess, if you know or hear of a student who is experiencing a life-threatening psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or the FHDA Police Dispatch at 408.924.8000 with the following information:

  • Full name of the student
  • CWID
  • The physical location of the student, if known
  • The phone number or email address of the student

Also see a list of referrals for mental health crisis hotlines and non-crisis community support.

 

Looking for the most recent COVID-19 information?  Visit the District's COVID-19 website.

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