About Us

On behalf of the employees of the Jacksonville State University Police Department, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our campus and to our website. We are dedicated in providing the highest level of professional public safety services to the students, faculty, staff, and visitors of Jacksonville State University. I hope by exploring this website, you will be able to learn and connect with the different areas of our department to include patrol, police communications, security, emergency management, parking enforcement, and our administrative services.

By strengthening our relationship with the community through open dialogue and cooperation, our goal is to reduce crime and provide a safe environment for all to prosper. We strive to treat everyone with respect, dignity, and compassion while responding to the needs of the public. Thank you for spending time on our website and feel free to contact us at 256-782-8888 with your questions, comments, or concerns. At the Jacksonville State University Police Department, your safety is our commitment.


Rob Schaffer
Director of Public Safety 
Chief of Police