About UW-Stout Police Department

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Available. Accessible. Approachable

You will see these three words appearing throughout our agency. These three words describe who we are and our goals in reaching out to you as our customer.

Our Mission

To Serve and Protect UW-Stout’s Unique and Diverse Community

Our Organization

We are a State-certified police agency vested with providing law enforcement services for UW-Stout at all times.

We actively patrol campus with marked patrol vehicles supported by bicycle and foot patrol officers whenever possible.

All officers have met or exceeded the training requirements of the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board.

University Police is within the Health and Safety Unit. Other departments include Parking ServicesSafety and Risk Management and Student Health Services.The Executive Director of Health and Safety Unit is Jim Uhlir.

The Department of Police and Parking Services provides 24-hour service to the university in the areas of protection, emergency services and law enforcement.

University Police Officers patrol the campus and are available to help students, faculty, staff, and guests in need of assistance.  

Alerts and Crime Notices

Crime Alert - Criminal Damage
Sunday, December 14
The UW-Stout Police Department has taken several reports of damage to vehicles, in campus lots, and surrounding neighborhoods. In the majority of the incidents, tires have been slashed. Most of the incidents have occurred in the early morning hours of the day. We are asking the community to be alert for suspicious activity in our lots, and to report any of this activity to police, immediately. Be prepared to observe and relay a detailed description of suspects, location and direction of travel. University Police can be reached at 715-232-2222 (ext 1), or 911, in an emergency. If you have any information on the recent crimes, contact Sgt. Jason Spetz at 715-232-5076.

University Police Department

Patrol Officers are on campus at all times

24 hour police line:
715-232-2222ext. 1

Emergency phone:


Campus Location:

110 University Services Building

Administrative Office Hours:

7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday (excluding Holiday)


817 South Broadway Room 110
Menomonie, WI 54751

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