police uniform patchSecurity and law enforcement at De Anza are managed by the Foothill-De Anza Community College District Police.


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

When It's Not an Emergency

Call 650.949.7313 (or use a campus phone to dial extension 7-3-1-3) for nonemergencies such as 

  • Reporting nonviolent crimes such as theft
  • Reporting vehicle accidents in which there is no injury
  • Reporting minor disturbances such as loud music
  • Requesting assistance with unlocking doors, jump-starting a car, or obtaining a nighttime police escort
  • Inquiring about parking issues, fingerprinting, lost and found items, filing a complaint or other general information about the district police

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

Police Escort

  • A police officer can accompany you to your class, car or bus stop between the hours of 7 a.m. and 11 p.m., Monday-Friday. Please call 650.949.7313 to request an escort.

Campus Patrol

  • The campus is patrolled 24 hours a day, seven days a week, including holidays, by officers from the district police and the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department.

Parking Citations

  • For questions about parking rules or citations, please contact district police at the nonemergency phone number listed above, or visit the Parking Citations website.

Civilian Complaints

  • If you have a complaint about the conduct of any officer or employee of the Foothill-De Anza district police department, you may file a complaint by using the department's online civilian complaint form.

Police Substation

police substationThe campus police substation is located on the Lower Level of the Hinson Campus Center, across from the Advanced Technology Center. (See the campus map.)

Substation Hours

7 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Closed Saturday, Sunday and all district holidays

Crime Statistics (Clery Act)

  • De Anza College reports campus crime statistics in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), codified at 20 U.S.C. ยง 1092(f).
  • A complete Clery Act Annual Security Report for De Anza and Foothill College is posted on the website of the Foothill-De Anza district police department.
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