University Police Wins Awards
At the annual Florida Law Enforcement Challenge Awards, USFPD won first place in the university category of the law enforcement challenge and second place among all agencies with 25-40 officers in the DUI challenge. The department was judged on education efforts and enforcement programs in DUI, speed, and occupant protection, with special emphasis on effectiveness such as reduced crashes and increased DUI arrests.
USFPD is the only campus police department in Florida to place among the top three of the challenge since 2009. For more information on USFPD, visit their website.