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The ECU Police Department seeks police officer candidates who will provide all police services to the University, including community policing, traffic and criminal law enforcement, emergency response, investigations, and special event staffing. The Department serves as the third largest university in North Carolina with over 28,000 students, staff, and faculty. The University is located within easy driving distance of coastal and beach resort and the Outer Banks, as well as Richmond, VA and Washington, DC.

The ECU Police Department is responsible for maintaining a safe and pleasant environment in which to live and learn. Officers with the department are charged with the responsibility of protecting life and property, preventing and detecting crime on campus, and providing essential services to the university community. Concerned with the protection of life and property, the officers enforce North Carolina state laws, Pitt County ordinances, and the rules, regulations and policies of East Carolina University/

The ECU Police Department is a full-service police organization that operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, providing around-the-clock protection and services to the university community.

Are you interested in becoming a Reserve Officer?

Are you interested in becoming a Student Patrol Officer?

For questions regarding our recruitment process, contact:

Vickie Joyner

Career Development Coordinator/Recruiter
Office: (252) 737-1613
E-mail: joynervi@ecu.edu