Police Department

COM’s Police Department provides 24/7 security for College facilities and assistance to students, visitors, faculty and staff. COM Police Department officers regularly patrol campus parking lots and provide the following services:

  • Traffic and law enforcement
  • Emergency medical intervention
  • Vehicle lockouts and jumpstarts
  • Crime prevention awareness
  • Safety related issues oversight
  • Security escorts and courtesy escorts
  • Disaster and emergency management
  • Lost and found

For any emergency on campus, dial 599 from any College telephone. For non-emergency matters, dial 8403. The Police Department can be reached at 409-933-8403, from non-campus telephones or 409-933-8599 for emergencies. For more information, see the Campus Police webpage at www.com.edu/campus-police/.

Traffic and Parking Regulations

For information regarding traffic and parking regulations see https://www.com.edu/campus-police/traffic-regulations.  

COM parking and tobacco violation citations can be paid at the College of the Mainland Cashier Office located in the Administration Building #2.

Smoking/Tobacco Products

Smoking or using tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes or vaporizing devices, is not permitted on COM property except in personal vehicles. Citations will be issued to violators.

Parking Permits

Parking permits are free and mandatory for faculty, staff, students, and board members. For temporary parking permit information call the police department at 409-933-8403.

Parking permit registration is located on WebAdvisor. After registering vehicle(s), please pick up your permit(s) from the Administration Building #2 – Welcome desk.

Permits must be affixed to the outside of the rear window and located on the lower left corner.

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