Classes


The LU Police Department offers classes and presentations on a variety of topics including personal safety, crime reporting, and more. To schedule a presentation for your group, contact Sgt. Jarrod Samford at 409-880-7750.

Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE)

In a world of ever increasing risk from active attackers in society, many people do not know what to do in these situations. This training helps by giving some important tips to avoid being a victim.

Campus Security Authority (CSA)

The Clery Act requires any institution of higher education to report certain crimes and to make this information available to the public. This training outlines who should report these crimes and how to do it.

Lamar University Campus Carry

In 2016, a law was passed that made it legal for licensed gun owners to carry concealed firearms on Texas college campuses. This presentation explains this law and how it is applied here at Lamar University.

Bystander Intervention

This presentation discusses the aspects of sexual assault and consent. Statistically, the number of college aged student victims are disproportionately high. The first step to stopping sexual assault is awareness and then stepping up!

Verbal De-escalation

Conflicts are a normal part of life. How we deal with them can make a difference. This presentation explains why conflict happens in the first place and options on how to effectively mitigate it from turning into a physical altercation.

Domestic Violence Awareness

Domestic violence is usually a learned trait. This short presentation explains what domestic violence is and to assure survivors that they are not alone. There are resources here at LU and in the community to help them "Break the Cycle."

Personal Safety Awareness

This is a presentation designed for new students who have not had much experience away from home. It has information about the Lamar University Police Department, basic awareness, crime prevention, and self-defense tools.