UMass Boston


Police Accountability & Reform

The UMass Boston Police Department (UMBPD) is committed to accountability and transparency. This webpage keeps you informed on how our officers are trained, highlights how UMBPD is committed to de-escalation when it comes to use of force. UMBPD is committed to identifying and eliminating any instances of bias based policing. We hope our community members who we protect and serve, see that UMBPD strives to police in a fair and equal manner. The UMass Boston Police Department is committed to protecting the constitutional and civil rights of all citizens. 

Relevant UMBPD Policies

  1. Impartial (Bias-Free) Policing
  2. Use of Lethal Force
  3. Citizen Complaints Internal Affairs 

Contact UMass Boston Police

Emergency: DIAL 911
Police General Information &  Dispatch: (617) 287-7777
PoliceTip Line: (617) 287-5555

UMass Boston Police
Quinn Administration Building, 1st Floor, Room 100