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CACPD’s message from Chief of Police

Police Chief Francisco Alanis
On behalf of the Central Arizona College Police Department (CACPD) and all our staff, we want to thank you for your interest in our organization and welcome you to our site. I hope you find this webpage both informative and helpful.

The staff at CACPD is committed to providing the highest possible level of police service to our college community. CACPD is a full-service community-oriented law enforcement agency dedicated to promoting a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, staff, and visitors. We recognize the unique requirements of an educational environment and work to promote safety and responsibility through education, prevention, and community policing.

CACPD staff take immense pride in the professional standards that we adhere to. Our staff is equipped with the latest equipment and receive constant training to enhance our performance in accomplishing our assigned duties.

I am extremely proud of the men and women that I have the pleasure to work with at CACPD. We select, retain, and recognize only the best employees. Every one of us strives to provide an incomparable level of service.

I am committed to accountability at all levels, respect and honest communication with the community, and a desire to collaborate with members of the public to enhance the quality of life that makes Central Arizona College such a unique place to learn, work and visit.

I hope you find this webpage both informative and helpful. If you have questions, please feel free to contact us at any one of the contact numbers / emails listed.


Francisco “Frank” Alanis
Chief of Police

Signal Peak Campus

Hours: 24 hours
Room I200
Phone: 520-494-5445
Cell Phone: 520-709-0131
Emergency Phone: 520-836-9655

Superstition Mountain Campus

Police Office:  B116
Security Office:  F102
Cell Phone: 480-291-4469

Maricopa Campus

Police Office:  A118I
Security Office:  B108
Cell Phone:  520-709-0374

San Tan Campus

Police Office:  B120
Cell Phone:  520-709-0187

Silent Witness: 520-494-5011

Fax: 520-494-5568